Fried Pumpkin

shelia S

By
@jayessgirl

My Dad raises old time eating pumpkins so this is a family tradition every fall. This is a wonderful dish and goes well with any meal.


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Rating:

Serves:

6-8

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

2 Hr

Method:

Pan Fry

Ingredients

10 c
fresh pumpkin, peeled and cut into chunks
3 c
sugar
1 c
solid shortening

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Peel and cut up pumpkin
2
Cover pumpkin with water and boil until tender
3
Drain cooked pumpkin into colander and press excess water out
4
Put pumpkin into large skillet with shortening and sugar
5
Cook on low/med stirring often until copper colored
6
Serve warm with a little heavy cream on top

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #Farm Fresh