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Gory Treats: Derry Days Funnel Cakes

The wait is finally over for the Blu-ray release of IT Chapter 2, and what better way to celebrate than enjoying a sweet, gory Derry Canal Days funnel cake like the Loser’s Club? This recipe is inspired by Geeks Who Eat.

Recipe

Makes 8-10 Cakes

Ingredients

  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 cup water
  • 3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • vegetable oil for frying
  • powdered sugar
  • raspberry or strawberry dessert topping

Instructions

  1. In a large bowl, whisk eggs. Add milk, water and vanilla, whisk until well blended
  2. In a separate bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder and salt
  3. Add flour mixture into egg mixture and combine until smooth
  4. Preheat pan or skillet with oil to 375 degrees F
  5. Using 1/4 cup batter in a measuring cup (or an icing pipping bag), pour batter in spiral motion until all batter is in the oil
  6. Fry each side until golden brown (keep a close eye, this doesn’t take long)
  7. Set funnel cake on paper towel to drain excess oil
  8. Repeat until batter is gone
  9. Dust with powdered sugar and drizzle with desired toppings

Inspired by: IT Chapter 2

Original recipe by: Geeks Who Eat

Photos: Lipstick and Gore