Fried Pumpkin

1
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.

Rating:
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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

How to Make Fried Pumpkin

Step-by-Step

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

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About Fried Pumpkin

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