Gufong

7
Jennette Canto

By
@Jennette

This a Cape Verdean fry bread made of corn flour. Its more like a fried pastry, somewhat like a donut, firm and sweet in flavor.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Method:
Deep Fry

Ingredients

2 c
water
1 c
sugar
1 c
cornmeal,very fine
1 c
flour
1 tsp
salt
2 tsp
baking powder
vegetable oil for frying

Step-By-Step

1Start by putting the water and sugar in a pot and bringing it to a boil.
2Once the mixture comes to a boil add the cornmeal stir until it comes together and then add the flour.
3Add the salt and baking powder and keep mixing until everything is combined and firm.
4Let mixture cool and will rise some from the baking powder. Once it has cooled take pieces of dough and roll them into small finger sized logs, on a floured surface.
5Heat up your vegetable oil in a pan and when hot add gufong and fry until golden brown.
6When browned, drain on a paper towel.

About Gufong

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Portugese