Or you can skip it and use something like walnut oil or whatever. Slice the pumpkin into small sticks just tall enough to fit into the jar, leaving about 1" of head space. More. Normally one of the most agile animals around, the squirrel in the video can barely hang onto a nearby trunk as its inebriated body struggles to stay upright. Sponsored Listings. A squirrel in Minneapolis learned how a little too much happy juice can be a bad thing when it chowed down on some fermented pumpkins and was rewarded with a killer buzz. Drunk Squirrel had too many crabapples. Don’t throw out the pumpkin seeds – SQUIRRELS LOVE pumpkin seeds. Drunk squirrel, because...2020. Jose Ceja of Napa took third with a 1,957-pound pumpkin. You can buy it in some supermarkets or you can buy pumpkin seed oil online. Perhaps the squirrels drunk like behavior is just has likely to have been caused from brain damage suffered at the foot of a fall. Hey there. One speculated maybe the squirrel "has eaten fermented apples. If you are new to dumplings, you might need more than 2 3/4 cup flour, but don't use more than 3 1/2 cups in any case -- that will make the dumplings too heavy. Video credit Katy Morlok This is not your grandma’s squirrel-n-dumplins. This isn’t the first time that “drunk” animals have taken the internet by storm. Preheat the oven to 325F. Grab the recipe for this five-spice pumpkin pie at the link in bio. A friend of mine used to have several pear trees. Report. FALLING CLIFF. All that Hate! Is this dude winded from walking around the yard? When the squirrel is ready, move the covered pot to the stovetop and set aside for the moment. Tweet. Prizes were awarded to the top 20 pumpkins. I had the same problem trying to climb a tree last night. more; Dangerous Winds and Storm Surge on Lake Erie. Follow me on Instagram and on Facebook. Move the dumplings to another baking sheet that's been well oiled, so they don't all stick. Ask a lawyer - it's free! There is nothing magical about the creation of alcohol. VERY CUTE . Squirrels, like the one in this video, will go after your pumpkin. Watch as he yells obscentities anything that moves. Cook like this until the kale wilts, about 4 minutes. When the legs are all done, add the white wine and use a wooden spoon to scrape up any browned bits in the pan. Drunk on cider!" Squirrel gets drunk off fermented pears outside Minnesota woman's home FOX 9. Probably not. Essentially, when a pumpkin ferments, it becomes sugary and sweet, and squirrels go nuts for the stuff. © 2020 Hunter Angler Gardener Cook, All Rights Reserved. Watch as he yells obscentities anything that moves. The dough will be soft, and you'll need to wipe your knife clean periodically. Alongside go my recipe for squash or pumpkin gnocchi, only not shaped like gnocchi. Oh, there is one unusual ingredient I love to use in this recipe: pumpkin or squash seed oil. Boil in batches, probably 3 or 4 batches, until the dumplings float and then for 1 more minute. Chances are the vervet monkey has a leg up on that one. This squirrel is the perfect example: she got into the pumpkin patch where several of them had fermented, and after she had her fill, she decided she better get to her nest. The Teal Pumpkin Project is an initiative to make kids with food allergies feel safe and included on Halloween. Jan 23, 2014 - Explore Chris Hensley's board "Drunk squirrel " on Pinterest. Mix the dumplings with the vegetables and serve with some of the juices from the squirrel pot. Squirrel Eats Fermented Pumpkin, Gets Wasted. However if your pumpkin is fermented it will leave the squirrel a tad tipsy!! The old pears OP left out for the squirrels had apparently fermented. A few swipes of fresh nutmeg, or 1/4 teaspoon ground. The squirrel itself is super simple: Brown in butter, braise in white wine and a little stock. 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