Heat oil in deep-fat fryer or heavy 6-quart saucepan to 350 degrees. Combine pancake mix and water in medium bowl.
Love pineapple upside-down cake? It's even better deep-fried on a stick, drizzled with cherry sauce!
Follow along with our deep-fat frying how-to.
Servings and Ingredients
|Hy-Vee vegetable oil, for frying
|1 c. Hy-Vee buttermilk complete pancake & waffle mix
|⅔ c. water
|1 (1.3-lb.) pkg. Hy-Vee Short Cuts pineapple chunks
|3 tbsp. maraschino cherry juice
|1 tbsp. Hy-Vee corn starch
|Hy-Vee powdered sugar, for sprinkling
|Hy-Vee maraschino cherries, for garnish
Things To Grab
- Deep-fat fryer or heavy 6-qt. saucepan
- Medium bowl
- Wooden skewers
- Small saucepan
Thread pineapple on wooden skewer; dip pineapple chunks into pancake batter, turning to coat completely. Fry skewers in batches 1 to 2 minutes per side. Remove from oil, let cool.
Mix together cherry juice and corn starch in small saucepan. Cook over medium-low heat, whisking continuously until thick enough to coat the back of a spoon.
Sprinkled fried pineapple with powdered sugar and drizzle with cherry sauce. Garnish with maraschino cherries, if desired.
Hyvee Culinary Expert TipNutrition facts cannot be accurately calculated for fried foods.