Closeup of funnel cake fries that are crispy golden on the outside and fluffy on the inside, served in a basket with a dusting of powdered sugar
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Funnel Cake Fries

Funnel Cake Fries are a mouthwatering snack that's crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside. Make them at home in just 20 minutes and serve with caramel sauce or marshmallow fluff. Perfect for parties!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: funnel cake fries, funnel fries
Servings: 8 servings
Calories: 316kcal
Author: Cindy

Ingredients

Funnel Cake Batter

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1 tsp vanilla

Frying and Serving

Instructions

  • In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder and salt.
  • In another bowl, whisk the eggs, sugar, milk and vanilla together until frothy.
  • Add the flour mixture to the egg mixture and blend until smooth, ensuring no lumps.
  • Add oil to a medium saucepan or deep fryer and heat to 350°F (177°C). Set aside a wire rack or a plate lined with paper towel.
  • Add batter to squeeze bottle or medium funnel.
  • Pipe the batter into hot oil 5-7 straight lines at a time. Fry 30-60 seconds or until golden brown.
  • Using a mesh strainer or slotted spoon, carefully remove fries to the prepared rack or plate.
  • Dust with optional powdered sugar and serve with optional dipping sauce.

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Notes

  • Funnel cake fries are best served fresh. However, you can make them several hours ahead of time and reheat in the oven at 350°F (177°C) for about 5 minutes.

Nutrition

Calories: 316kcal | Carbohydrates: 29g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 20g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 9g | Monounsaturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 53mg | Sodium: 206mg | Potassium: 82mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 100IU | Calcium: 60mg | Iron: 1.4mg