NATIONAL CORN FRITTERS DAY
July 16 is National Corn Fritters Day! Corn fritters are tasty bites of fried or baked corn batter. Corn fritters are made with a mixture of corn, egg, flour, milk, and melted butter.
Head to your local Southern-style restaurant or grab your frying pan to whip up some homemade fritters!Post on social media using #NationalCornFrittersDay to encourage others to join in paying it forward.
Corn fritters originated in the South. However, many cultures have developed similar dishes.
d as a side, or enjoyed with a topping like syrup, powdered sugar, or jam.
Although corn fritters originated in the South, many other cultures have come up with similar dishes. For example, in Asia “pakoras” are a popular snack. This dish is made with vegetables dipped in batter that are then deep-fried.
To celebrate National Corn Fritters Day, head to your local Southern-style restaurant or grab your frying pan to cook up some homemade fritters!