deep fried deviled eggs

★★★★★ 3 Reviews
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By michelle pitts
from bakersfield, CA

I seen something similar to this recipe a tweaked it to my liking. My family loves these eggs and are great appetizers for any party.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

What's better than a deviled egg? How about a deep-fried deviled egg?! This appetizer will blow the minds of our family and friends. Bacon is wrapped around the deviled egg that's stuffed with a spicy, creamy filling. Everything is deep-fried until crispy. When you bite into the deviled egg, there are different textures - crispy, crunchy, and creamy. The chipotle dipping sauce puts these eggs over the top. Make sure to serve these while still warm.

— The Test Kitchen @kitchencrew
★★★★★ 3 Reviews
serves 6
prep time 30 Min
cook time 5 Min

Ingredients For deep fried deviled eggs

  • EGG
  • 12
    hard-boiled eggs
  • 2 Tbsp
    dill pickle relish
  • 2 Tbsp
    Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 c
    mayonnaise
  • 1 tsp
    flat leaf parsley, chopped
  • 1 tsp
    lemon juice
  • 1 pinch
    salt and pepper
  • 7 oz
    chipotle peppers in Adobo sauce, seeded and blended (reserve 2-3 Tbsp for ranch dipping sauce)
  • 12
    bacon slices
  • BATTER
  • 1/2 c
    cornmeal
  • 1/2 c
    flour
  • 1 Tbsp
    corn starch
  • 2 1/2 Tbsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 c
    water
  • 12 oz
    beer

How To Make deep fried deviled eggs

  • Hard-boiled eggs cut in half.
    1
    Cut boiled eggs length wise in circular motion without cutting boiled yolks then remove.
  • Mixing egg yolks with Adobe peppers, mustard, mayonnaise, and seasonings.
    2
    Mix boiled yolks with all ingredients (remove 2 Tbsp of blended chipotle peppers in Adobo sauce for the ranch dressing) until a smooth consistency.
  • Piping fillings into egg whites.
    3
    Fill egg whites with yolk mixture.
  • Deviled eggs wrapped in bacon.
    4
    Wrap the deviled egg with sliced bacon and set aside.
  • Dry batter ingredients in a loaf pan.
    5
    For Batter: Mix dry ingredients together.
  • Beer and water added to dry batter mixture.
    6
    Add water and then beer mixing well so that there are no lumps and smooth consistency.
  • Dredging deviled egg in flour mixture.
    7
    Heat 1 quart of canola oil to 350 degrees. Lightly dredge deviled egg in flour shaking off excess flour.
  • Dipping deviled egg in batter.
    8
    Dip egg in the batter mix.
  • Deep frying the deviled egg.
    9
    Then gently place in the heated oil. Repeat until all eggs are coated and cooked. You'll want to occasionally give the batter a stir during the batter and frying process.
  • Deep-Fried Deviled Eggs on a paper towel.
    10
    Cook for 4 minutes in oil until golden brown.
  • Preparing the chipotle ranch dressing.
    11
    For chipotle ranch, add the 2 Tbsp of reserved blended chipotles to 2 cups of ranch dressings.
  • Deep Fried Deviled Eggs on a platter.
    12
    Serve with slaw and chipotle ranch sauce for dipping.
  • 13
    Side note: You can add as much or little of the chipotle as you like. My family tends to like them spicy so I use almost all of the can.
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