How To Make Funnel Cakes
Don't you just love funnel cakes? I know I do. I might even have some what of a obsession with funnel cakes. I remember as a kid that I would wait for the fair to come around each fall so I could get a funnel cake. Oh man it was something else walking down the fair grounds and then I would smell those funnel cakes. And oh man those funnel cakes were something else indeed. If you haven't ever had a funnel cake you just have to make one real soon. Below you can learn exactly how to make delicious homemade funnel cakes and even the ultimate funnel cake of all time.
Notice in the recipe above that if you need to make a gluten free funnel cake use coconut flour instead of regular flour. Funnel cakes are called funnel cakes because of the use of a funnel in making the funnel cake.
You can use any clean new funnel to make your funnel cakes with. Just have your oil at 350 degrees and fill up a small funnel with your funnel cake batter. Hold your finger over the hole at the bottom of the funnel and then let the funnel cake batter out of the hole at the bottom of the funnel into the hot oil. You'll find that you'll have a delicious authentic funnel cake and it will be so delicious. Once your funnel cake is brown on both sides take it out of the oil and drain on paper towels or on a wire rack in a pan. Sprinkle powdered sugar all over your just fried funnel cake. It will be so delicious.
The Ultimate Funnel Cake
1. 2 & 2/3 Cups All Purpose Plain Flour.
2. 1/4 Cup Granulated Sugar.
3. 2 Teaspoons Baking Powder.
4. 1 Teaspoon Salt.
5. 2 Eggs.
6. 2 Cups Milk.
7. 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract.
8. 1 Tablespoon Orange Zest.
9. 1 Tablespoon Orange Flavoring.
You need to make up your funnel cake batter and I usually do it in the blender. You fry the Ultimate Funnel Cake Batter into funnel cakes just like any other funnel cake.
You will need to buy blueberry syrup and a can of well drained blueberries. Mix them together and add a teaspoon of orange zest and a teaspoon of orange flavoring to the syrup and heat until reduced by at least one third over medium heat. When your funnel cake comes out of the hot oil sprinkle it with powdered sugar and then pour the hot blueberry syrup you just prepared over the funnel cake and now you have the Ultimate Funnel Cake. Make it and I think you'll agree you really do have the ultimate funnel cake.
Or you can add a mashed banana to your funnel cake batter and make a delicious banana funnel cake. No matter what your favorite flavor is you can make your own funnel cake . I love banana funnel cakes. They are oh so delicious. I usually add a pinch of nutmeg, and some cinnamon to banana funnel cakes and they turn out really delicious.
So have I convinced you to make your own funnel cakes yet. I promise you that you'll just love a delicious homemade funnel cake. So why not think about making your own funnel cake real soon. I hope you have fun and I hope you have a funnel cake in your future real soon.
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