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Corn Fritters

Corn Fritters Imperial


  • 2 cups corn kernels
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour*
  • 1/2 cup cornmeal
  • 1 teaspoon Imperial Sugar Extra Fine Granulated Sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 whole large egg, beaten
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup onion, finely chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • Vegetable oil for frying


  1. In a large bowl whisk together corn, flour, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder, salt, and black pepper until well combined.
  2. Pour in beaten egg and milk. Stir until you have a thick batter.
  3. Fold in onion, garlic, and cheddar cheese until everything is evenly blended.
  4. Heat about 1/2 inch of oil in a deep skillet or pot over medium high heat. Once oil is hot, about 350ºF, carefully add about 1/4 cup of batter to oil. Gently press down to flatten them. You can cook 4-5 at a time, depending on the size of your pan.
  5. Cook for about 3 minutes per side until golden brown. Remove and place on a wire rack or paper towel. Continue with remaining batter. Best served warm.
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Recipe developed for Imperial Sugar by Erin Sellin @Dinners, Dishes & Desserts.