How to Make Deep Fried Twinkies

By: Sheila Reynolds

Yes, You can now enjoy this Carnival Classic at the comfort of your home. This Deep Fried Twinkie Recipe will will bring out the kid in you, or if you are a kid, get ready to take your taste buds to the next level.

How to Make Deep Fried Twinkies


6 Twinkies, frozen
1 cup whole milk
2 tbs lemon juice
1 tbs olive oil
1 cup flour, plus more for dusting
1 tsp. baking powder
½ tsp. kosher salt
Oil, for frying


1. Mix the flour, baking powder and salt in a large bowl. In a small bowl, mix the lemon juice, oil and milk. Combine in one bowl and place in the refrigerator for one hour.
2. Heat oil to 375 degrees. Lightly dust each Twinkie with flour and then dip them the batter. Use a metal skewer inserted into the center as a handle to evenly coat the Twinkies.
3. Fry until golden brown, using tongs to remove the skewer, about four to five minutes. Remove to paper towels to drain.

Other stuff to fry since you have your oil still hot: deep fried recipes