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Deep Fried Candy Bars & Oreos

Posted by on Jun 16, 2011 in Book Review, Candy, Chocolate | 10 comments

Deep Fried Candy Bars

This is the last recipe I’ll be blogging about from On a Stick!Make sure to read my review of the book here and also the Watermelon Sparkle Pops that were inspired from one of the recipes in the book.

Deep Fried Candy Bars

Deep fried candy bars are typically found in the US in State Fairs. I have yet to see them in England but hear that deep fried Mars bars are common in Scotland. These are definitely only to be enjoyed on special occasions. I chose to deep fry a Snickers bar and a few Oreos.

Deep Fried Candy Bars
The photos are a little dark but I only bought one Snickers bar and didn’t have long to photograph it!
Deep Fried Candy Bars
These are best served dusted with powdered sugar and shared with someone.
Deep Fried Candy Bars
adapted from On a Stick (makes 4 candy bars)
Ingredients
4 Popsicle sticks
4 candy bars or a mixture of candy bars and Double Stuffed Oreos (I “made” my own double stuffed by twisting apart two regular Oreos and using the two frosted halves)
2 cups vegetable oil
Batter
1 cup plain flour
1 cup milk
1/2 tbs sugar
1/4 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp salt
Deep Fried Candy Bars
1. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and place a stick mid way through each candy bar. Refrigerate for 30 minutes.

Deep Fried Candy Bars
2. Heat the oil to 390 F. While that heats up make the batter by whisking the flour, milk, sugar, baking soda and salt together until smooth.

Deep Fried Candy Bars

3. Dip the chilled candy bars and Oreos in the batter and fry for 3-4 minutes. Drain on a paper towel and serve sprinkled with powdered sugar. 

Deep Fried Candy Bars
I fried them in my deep fryer but I think a pot like I use for making donuts is better as the candy bars stuck to the basket a little bit.

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  1. Mariell

    That looks absolutely delicious!!! And very heavy for the waists

    Greetings from Germany

    http://kruemel-in-der-kueche.blogspot.com/

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  2. KitchenTherapy

    never tried deep fried sweet treats. its an interesting idea. love to try it one day.

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  3. Raquel @ Erecipe

    Wow this is so awesome, I am searching for a great snack for kids, and this is absolutely perfect. Thanks

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  4. Aimee Louise

    Mmm they look yummy! Definitely going to try this ♥

    http://aimeeloulouu.blogspot.com/

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  5. Jeoffry

    I've always wanted to try one of these but have yet to see them in Malaysia though.

    Maybe I'll start the trend!

    http://www.decadencejn.blogspot.com

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  6. blonde girl

    they sell deep fried chocolate in my town! (which is in england) haha cool post, didnt know you could do this kinda thing at home

    saywhatyourheartwants.blogspot.com

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  7. The Whispering Path

    Looks soooo good. Thanks for sharing.

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  8. Laura (Recetas Trucos y Tips)

    it's delicious but too much calories

    saludos

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  9. Ruth

    I had fried Oreos for the first time last year and fell in love.

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  10. Becky

    If you like deep fried food on a stick you need to go to the Iowa State Fair! Deep fried pineapple is the BEST.

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