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

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

How to Make Fried Pumpkin

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

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About Fried Pumpkin

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




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