*Mashed Potato Doughnuts*

3
Heather Isom

By
@MissHeatherMarie

This recipe is great if you have left-over mashed potatoes! It seems odd but it tastes great. Enjoy!

Blue Ribbon Recipe

These doughnuts are remarkably light. This is a really easy (and tasty!) recipe. From now on, I'm going to make sure I make extra mashed potatoes just so I have leftovers! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6-8+
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Deep Fry

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 3
    eggs
  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 3 Tbsp
    soft shortening
  • 2 3/4 c
    flour
  • 4 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 c
    mashed potatoes

How to Make *Mashed Potato Doughnuts*

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large bowl, beat 3 eggs well.
  2. Beat in sugar and soft shortening.
  3. Stir in flour, baking powder, salt, vanilla and mashed potato.
  4. Chill dough for 1 hour.
  5. Shape doughnuts and deep fry.
  6. Glaze doughnuts or sprinkle with cinnamon and sugar when just out of the fryer.

Printable Recipe Card

About *Mashed Potato Doughnuts*

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Collection: Christmas 2.0
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




Show 24 Comments & Reviews

Nut-thing But Love For These Pecan Desserts Recipe

"Nut"-Thing but Love for These Pecan Desserts

Kitchen Crew

There are strong opinions about putting nuts into dessert. Some say no way, while others raise their hand high (I have both hands raised) for any dessert, including ones with...

Pinterest Pass Or Fail: S'more Pie Pops Recipe

Pinterest Pass or Fail: S'More Pie Pops

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Seriously, who doesn't love to eat food from a stick? With warmer weather and outdoor adventures upon us, these S'More Pie Pops from TheGunnySack.com caught our eye. They'd be a...

25 No-bake Dessert Recipes That Are Bringing Sexy Back

25 No-Bake Dessert Recipes That Are Bringing Sexy Back

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Not only are these no-bake desserts super easy to make, but these recipes are incredibly tempting and sure to satisfy your cravings!