Easy Corn, Pumpkin, and Apple Fritters

You deep fry these pumpkin, corn, or apple fritters just as you would French fries. The fritter batter mixes together quickly, so this is a quick dish to put together for those evenings when you just don’t have a lot of time. It’s also very economical. At some point, we developed a fritter recipe using apples instead of pumpkin. Then we omitted the pumpkin and made corn fritters. All three are very good, and you can mix and match the syrups you drizzle over top. Choose from our favorite syrup mixes now. Pumpkin Fritter Recipe Pumpkin fritters have always been …

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Maple Bacon Cupcakes

I wasn’t sure about maple bacon cupcakes but I must admit, they’re good. It’s no wonder—chocolate, bacon, and maple are a good, balanced combination with the rich, the sweet, and the savory. These maple bacon cupcakes are made with our Very Fudgy Baby Cakes Dessert Cupcake and Cake Mix. The cake is a cream cake—denser than the box cakes in the grocery store and about half as dense as a pound cake. You need a dense, moist cake with substance—not to mention, chocolate pieces–to balance with strong flavors of bacon and maple. The Maple Bacon Cupcakes Recipe To Make and …

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Homemade Maple Syrup

Now you can make homemade maple syrup with maple flavoring instead of buying it from the store. This homemade maple syrup is very easy to make and surprisingly good.  It takes just five simple ingredients and three easy steps. We doubt that you can tell it from most of the store brands. The Best Homemade Maple Syrup for Outdoor Adventures When we were younger, we went backpacking frequently.  We would pack pancake mix, maybe with some nuts or dried fruit added.  We would use this recipe for syrup.  We would pour the sugar into plastic bags and then add the …

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