New Orleans French Market Doughnuts

New Orleans French Market Doughnuts Recipe

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Betty Campisi

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@BLCBaking

I haven't tried to make these found the recipe in a old recipe book.

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Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
sugar
1/4 c
butter, softened
1 tsp
salt
2 c
scalded milk
1 pkg
yeast
1/2 c
lukewarm water
2
eggs,well beaten
7 c
all purpose flour

How to Make New Orleans French Market Doughnuts

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine in large bowl 1/2 sugar, 1/4 cup butter and 1 teaspoon salt.
  • 2Add 2 cups scalded milk and mix thoroughly.
  • 3Add 1 pack yeast softened in 1/2 cup lukewarm water.
  • 4Add 2 well beaten eggs.
  • 5Beat in 4 cups flour.then add from 2 1/2 to 3 cups flour to make a soft dough.
  • 6Transfer dough to a well buttered bowl.
  • 7Cover with waxed paper and store in refrigerator until ready to use.
  • 8The dough should not be allowed to rise before frying.
  • 9Roll dough into a sheet about 1/4 inch thick, cut into 2-inch squares.
  • 10Fry in hot grease to a golden brown. Drain on paper towel.
  • 11Shake in paper bag with powdered sugar or sprinkle on top.
  • 12Dough will keep in refrigerator several days.

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About New Orleans French Market Doughnuts

Course/Dish: Cakes, Sweet Breads
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Cajun/Creole
Other Tag: Quick & Easy