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Cherry Fritters

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Cherry fritters are simple and crispy fritters that can be made with cherries and cottage cheese. They are rich and much like pancakes or donuts. Here is a recipe to make cherry fritters, try for a quick snack.
Ingredients
  Pitted cherries 8 Ounce (Drained)
  Canned pitted cherries 8 Ounce
  Eggs 2
  Cottage cheese 8 Ounce
  Bread crumbs 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  All purpose flour 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), sifted
  Fat 1 Cup (16 tbs) (for deep frying)
  Sugar 2 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 1 Dash
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), melted
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
Directions

MAKING
1)In a large bowl beat eggs until frothy.
2)Add cheese, bread crumbs, flour, sugar, Salt, nutmeg and melted butter. Mix until smooth.
3)Make 1-inch balls of the dough and place a cherry in center of each.
4)In a pan, heat fat and drop fritters into it.
5)Cook for about 2 minutes, turning occasionally, until golden brown. Drain.

SERVING
6)Sprinkle confectioners' sugar and serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Deep Fried
Dish: 
Fritter
Ingredient: 
Cherry
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
5 Minutes
Ready In: 
15 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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