1/27/2008

Doughnuts For Lisa and Helen

Doughnuts For Lisa and Helen

This is my personal recipe for making doughnuts I call them Faery Doughnuts and even though they are fryed in vegetable shortening they are not greasy.






Ingredients:
Dough:
800 gr all pourpose flour.
12 tablespoons sweetened condensed milk.
50 gr instant yeast. (I used 20 gr this time).
1 egg.
50 gr margarine.
1 2/3 cups water.
1 teaspoon salt.
1 teaspoon baking powder.
Vegetable shortening (Crisco) to fry, do not use oil.
Icing:
12 tablespoons sweetened condensed milk.
3 tablespoons vegetable shortening (crisco).
1 -175 gr dark chocolate bar.
Directions.
1- Mix the water, margarine, sugar, salt, egg, sweetened condensed milk, and yeast.
2- Gradually add the flour mixing with a wooden spoon and when it is difficult to continues with the spoon place the dough on the table a nd add the rest of the flour kneading very well.
3-Roll the dough until is is about 1 cm thick and cut your doughnuts.
4- Let the doughnuts rest covered for about one hour or ubtil the doble in size.
5- Fry them in hot vegetable shortening until they are brown.
Icing:
1- Cut the chocolate and mix it with the rest of the ingredients.
2- Over low fire melt the chocolate.
3-Invert the doughnuts over the chocolate to coat them and sprinle with your favorite topping, I used coconut, carnaval and toasted sliced almonds

4 comments:

Donna said...

I love these things!! Hope you're having a wonderful day!!

SUGARCRAFT INDIA said...

Faery, I have been on the lookout for good doughnut recipes for such a long time time...Thanks for putting an end to my search...yours look perfect!!

Donna said...

Hoping you are alright??? Have missed you!!

Tartelette said...

I did not know you posted this! Thank you dear! you have been on our mind a lot!