STREAMING NOW: Carnivorous

Deep Fried Cheese Balls

sparkle sparkle

Want more from Genius Kitchen?

Watch on your Apple TV, Roku, or Fire TV and your iOS, Fire, or Android device.

Learn More
“These cheese balls are great appetizers. Recipe source: Bon Appetit (January 1985)”
READY IN:
30mins
YIELD:
30 cheese balls
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a medium bowl mix together cheese, shrimp, cilantro, chilies and chili powder. Form into 3/4-inch balls. Set aside.
  2. Heat oil in a heavy saucepan or deep fryer to 350-degrees F.
  3. Combine flour, cornstarch, baking powder and salt in a pie pan or shallow dish.
  4. Make a well in center of flour mixture and add water and 2 tablespoons oil, whisk to combine.
  5. In another pie pan pour in breadcrumbs.
  6. Dip cheese balls in batter, roll in breadcrumbs and then deep fry in batches.
  7. Drain on paper towels.

Watch more

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a
SORT BY: