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homemade apple fritters

(2 ratings)
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 ratings)
yield 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.