America’s state fairs have basically turned deep-frying into a science, turning once wonderful foods into high-caloric monsters. Here are some of the craziest foods to have ever been thrown into a deep frier.
1. Bubble Gum
Do you chew it or eat it? The world may never know. Watch how to make it yourself here.
Fill small dough pockets with beer. Fry for 20 seconds (if you want it to remain alcoholic) and voilà, you’ve deep fried beer.
Top it off with Coca-Cola syrup, whip cream and a cherry. Try out this recipe if you’re adventurous enough.
Who knows, maybe these deep fried, artificially flavored balls taste good. Recipe here.
As if butter wasn’t fatty enough. Check out this recipe from the Queen of butter herself, Paula Deen.
6. Sugar Cubes
Just grab your defibrillator.
Because tequila shots are so last year. Recipe here.
8. Jelly Beans
If you hate jelly beans by themselves, just chuck them into the deep fryer!
Because why garden? Recipe here.
Transform your typical healthy snack into a not-so-healthy indulgence. Recipe here.
What’s not to love about deep fried condiments? Check out this website to learn how to make “Man’s Gift to God.”
At least it was healthy before being dropped into a deep fryer.
Why drink lemonade when you can deep fry it? It’s even listed as one of the top state fair foods around.
14. Red Velvet Fried Chicken
Your favorite dinner and dessert foods just had a baby. Check out this unique recipe.
15. Fried Water
Last month, someone actually figured out how to deep fry water. Check out this video of him making it. Mind=blown.