Calabaza Fritters with Mango-Sour Orange Sauce

Calabaza is a pumpkin-like squash found in Latin markets. If you have trouble finding it, substitute butternut squash.

Total Time:
40 min
Prep:
20 min
Cook:
20 min

Level:
Easy

Ingredients
  • Calabaza Fritters:
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 tablespoon curry powder
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 1/2 cup seltzer
  • 1/2 finely chopped Spanish onion
  • 1 cup diced calabaza, blanched
  • Oil, for frying
  • Mango-Sour Orange Sauce:
  • 1 mango, flesh pureed
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion
  • 1 jalapeno, minced
  • 1 sour orange, juiced or 1 lime, juiced
  • Salt, to taste
  • Black pepper, to taste
Directions
  • For the Calabaza Fritters: Combine dry ingredients. Add egg and seltzer. Fold in onion and calabaza. Fry at 350 degrees F until golden.

  • For the Mango-Sour Orange Sauce: Stir all ingredients together and serve as a dipping sauce.


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