Fried Squash

Fried Squash

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Greg Hale


This is how my Grandmother, my Mother , and all my Aunts and Uncles cook it. If it ain't broke.....DON'T FIX IT.


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15 Min
20 Min
Deep Fry


  • 3/4 c
    corn oil for frying
  • 5 medium
    squash, fresh
  • 1 c
    yellow cornmeal (in my opinion, it makes a difference)
  • 4 Tbsp
  • 2 Tbsp
  • ·
    salt and pepper

How to Make Fried Squash


  1. wash and cut the squash in about 1/2 inch slices
  2. mix all dry ingredients
  3. dredge squash in cornmeal mixture and place in hot oil about 400 degrees,in a single layer, until golden brown
  4. i use a cast iron skillet but my aunts all use electric skillets but long as it is fried golden, its gonna be good.

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About Fried Squash

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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