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Souffle Fritters

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  Flour 4 Ounce
  Salt 1 Pinch
  Water 1⁄2 Pint
  Butter/Margarine 4 Ounce
  Eggs 3 Large
  Vanilla essence 1 Drop
  Fat 2 Cup (32 tbs) (For Deep Frying)
  Castor sugar 1 Tablespoon

Make choux pastry: sift the flour and salt.
Put the water and fat in a saucepan and when the fat has melted bring to boiling-point.
Add the sifted flour all at once and beat well over the heat until the mixture leaves the sides of the pan —about 1 min Allow to cool slightly and add the beaten eggs gradually and then vanilla essence to taste, beating well.
Heat the deep fat until it is just beginning to haze.
Grease a dessertspoon and, with it, drop small spoonfuls of the pastry into the fat.
Cook gently until crisp and lightly browned.
Drain well.
Dredge with castor sugar and serve hot.
Note: It is advisable to test a fritter from each batch to ensure that the centre is cooked, since the time of cooking depends on the temperature of the fat.

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Lacto Ovo Vegetarian

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1885 Calories from Fat 1335

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 151 g231.6%

Saturated Fat 75.8 g378.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 914.5 mg304.8%

Sodium 480.5 mg20%

Total Carbohydrates 103 g34.3%

Dietary Fiber 3.1 g12.2%

Sugars 16.5 g

Protein 32 g63.1%

Vitamin A 71.3% Vitamin C

Calcium 12.4% Iron 44.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Souffle Fritters Recipe