Recipe: Deep Fried Mars Bars


  • 1 cup sifted flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup cold water
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 4 Mars or other caramel covered candy bars
  • Shortening or oil for frying


  1. Mix flour, salt, and water until smooth, cover, and let stand at room temperature 20 to 30 minutes.
  2. Stir baking powder into batter.
  3. Place shortening or oil in a deep fat fryer, insert thermometer, and begin heating over high heat.
  4. Dip candy bars into batter, allowing excess to drain off.
  5. Fry in 375F fat until golden and crisp.
  6. Drain on paper toweling.

Number of servings (yield): 4

Meal type: Appetizers

Culinary tradition: USA (General)

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