homemade apple fritters

★★★★★ 2
a recipe by
Lisa Johnson
Macon, GA

I love apple fritters. You can make peach, cherry, blueberry, blackberry, cranberry, or pineapple. It is so easy and simple to make them. They are so delicious and sweet. Yummy!!!!

★★★★★ 2
serves 30 fritters
prep time 30 Min
cook time 5 Min
method Deep Fry

Ingredients For homemade apple fritters

  • 2
  • 2 c
    self-rising flour
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground nutmeg
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/2 c
    apple cider
  • 1/2 c
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter, melted
  • 2 1/2 c
    tart apples; peeled, cored and diced in small chunks (i used granny smith)

How To Make homemade apple fritters

  • 1
    Preheat deep fryer or vegetable oil in large frying pan to 350 degrees. If using a frying pan, make the oil about 1 1/2 inches deep.
  • 2
    Combine self-rising flour, sugar, eggs, cinnamon, nutmeg, vanilla extract apple cider, milk and melted butter in a large bowl. Whisk well.
  • 3
    Peel, core, and chop the apples.
  • 4
    Add apples and fold in.
  • 5
    Spoon batter by the teaspoon in hot oil.
  • 6
    Cook over medium heat, turning once.
  • 7
    Fritters only take about 1 minute per side to cook.
  • 8
    Remove from oil when done and drain on clean kitchen towel or paper towel. Dust powdered sugar on fritters and serve warm.