|White bread slices||6 (Homemade / Other Type)|
|Sharp cheese spread||2 1⁄4 Ounce (1/2 Of A 5 Ounce Jar)|
|Buttermilk||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
|Crisp cooked bacon slices||6 , crumbled|
|Shortening||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs), melted|
|All purpose flour||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Oil||2 Cup (32 tbs) (For Deep Frying)|
|Baking powder||1 Tablespoon|
Cut crust from bread.
Spread 3 slices generously with cheese spread.
Sprinkle crumbled bacon over cheese-spread slices.
Top with remaining 3 slices bread.
Cut each sandwich, corner to corner, into 4 triangles; set aside.
Sift together flour, baking powder and salt into a medium bowl.
Beat egg in another medium bowl until frothy.
Stir buttermilk and shortening into egg.
Add egg mixture to flour mixture, beating until smooth.
Pour oil in a heavy skillet or deep-fryer to 2-inch depth.
Heat oil to 350F (175C) or until a 1-inch cube of bread added to oil turns brown in 60 seconds.
Dip sandwiches in batter; turn to cover completely.
Fry sandwiches until golden brown, about 1 minute on each side.
Drain on paper towels.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 2874 Calories from Fat 1381
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 155 g238.7%
Saturated Fat 37.6 g187.8%
Trans Fat 9 g
Cholesterol 289.1 mg96.4%
Sodium 5179.5 mg215.8%
Total Carbohydrates 283 g94.2%
Dietary Fiber 9.4 g37.7%
Sugars 10.1 g
Protein 80 g159.1%
Vitamin A 13.9% Vitamin C
Calcium 150.8% Iron 79.3%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet