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Our best silly salt recipes - 5 recipes

You can buy Paula Deen’s silly salt online or you can make the recipe at home with your own seasoning ingredients! Whether it’s a homemade version of Paula Deen’s silly salt or simply a Paula Deen inspired silly salt, these seasoning mixes will add blasts of flavor to whatever you’re making. Seriously, you can even put silly salt in salsa!

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INGREDIENTS

  • 1 puff pastry
  • Strawberries
  • For the custard:
    - 3 Egg yolks
    - 3 cups milk
  • - 1/2 cup sugar
  • - 1/2 powdered sugar
    - 1 vanilla bean
  • For the whipped cream:
    -3 cups cold heavy whipping cream
    -1 vanilla bean
    -1/2 cup powdered sugar

METHOD

  1. Roll out the puff pastry and cut out rectangles (2 per cake).
  2. Bake for 10 minutes at 340° F.
  3. For the custard: simmer milk on low heat and add the vanilla bean. In a separate bowl, beat the egg yolks with the sugar and powdered sugar. Incorporate the egg mixture into the milk, and let simmer for a few minutes until it thickens.
  4. For the whipped cream: combine the heavy cream and vanilla bean in a bowl mix. Add the powdered sugar, and whip until firm.
  5. Combine the custard and whipped cream to make whipped custard cream. 
  6. Refrigerate the whipped custard cream for one hour.
  7. Lay out the pastry rectangles, and use a piping bag to pipe out small peaks of whipped custard cream in rows. Alternate with rows of strawberries. 
  8. Layer and repeat. Dust with powdered sugar.
  9. Enjoy! 

Top Recipe

By JillG

Rate this recipe 4.6/5 (140 Votes)
Silly Salt Seasoning YUM!Food Porn 2 Pictures
Details

Level of difficulty Average
Cost Average budget

  • 3 tablespoons kosher salt
  • 1 tablespoon celery salt
  • 1 tablespoon black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon white pepper
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon turmeric

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Top rated Silly salt recipes

By angel8213

Here is a homemade version of Paula Deen's Silly Salt that is super easy to make and absolutely worth it

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4.1/5 (253 Votes)

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By Gitanjali Roche

If you want to make silly salt from scratch, this recipe is the way to go!

  • 1/2 cup kosher salt
  • 1/4 cup finely ground black pepper
  • 1/4 cup onion powder
  • 1/4 cup garlic powder
  • 4 tablespoons dried parsley (give it a whiz in your food processor to grind it to a fine powder)
  • 4 tablespoons dried thyme (give it a whiz in your food processor to grind it to a fine powder)
4.3/5 (125 Votes)

By Receitas sem Fronteiras, Receitas sem Fronteiras

Copycat version of Paula Deens silly salt

  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon mustard powder
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon white pepper
4.3/5 (103 Votes)

By JillG

This is a great homemade recipe, loosely based on Paula Deen's Silly Salt

  • 4 tablespoons salt
  • 2 tablespoons ground pepper
  • 2 tablespoons onion powder
  • 2 tablespoons garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon thyme
  • 1 tablespoon savory
  • 1 tablespoon parsley
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
4/5 (113 Votes)

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