Forty Holy Martyrs Lenten Fritters
1 ½ cup corn meal
½ cup flour
1 teaspoon salt
½ teaspoon soda
3 teaspoons baking powder
5 teaspoons garlic pepper
2 teaspoons garlic powder
1 cup corn
2 6 oz. cans crab meat with liquid drained
¾ cup soy milk
Oil for frying
Mix all dry ingredients. Add corn and crab meat and mix well. Add soy milk. The batter should be thick enough to drop from a spoon into hot oil. Heat about ½ inch of oil in frying pan. Fry to a golden brown and drain on paper towel.
Saint John of God Chocolate Pie
1 graham cracker crust
21 oz (1 1/2 pkg) firm silken tofu
1 cup vegan chocolate chips, or dark chocolate, melted (in microwave: give 1 min, stir, then +10 sec, stir, +10 sec, till melted)
1 pkg (4 serving size) INSTANT chocolate pudding mix
1 ripe banana (optional)
3/4 c. peanut butter
In a food processor or with electric mixer, blend tofu, melted chocolate, pudding mix, and peanut butter for at least 1 full minute or until nice and creamy. Line pie crust with sliced ripe banana, if desired. Pour tofu mixture into crust. Chill for at least 2 hours.
Very rich. Cut pie into 12 slices. Oh my.