Apple Doughnuts

READY IN: 1hr 40mins
Recipe by Sue Lau

Kids love these, and nothing beats eating doughnuts you have made yourself.

Top Review by ahartung

These turned out really gross. Not a donut-like texture at all. I tried these as a way to save time, but they were nasty. i would've been better off with a yeast dough. They basically were like deep-fried biscuits, not a soft and chewy donut.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine the flour, baking powder, baking soda, and cinnamon.
  2. Make a well in the center.
  3. In a small bowl, cream together the sugar and butter, then beat in the egg.
  4. Add the apple juice, milk, and vanilla to the creamed mixture, and beat all together.
  5. Pour mixture into the center of the dry ingredients and stir until smooth.
  6. Peel, core, and finely chop the apple, then stir it into the batter.
  7. Cover and chill the dough for 1 hour.
  8. Place half the dough on a floured board; knead lightly, and roll out to approximately 3/8-inch thick.
  9. Cut with a floured 2 1/2-inch doughnut cutter.
  10. Heat the oil to 375°F in a wok or skillet; fry the dough for 1-2 minutes on each side, until golden brown (do not overcrowd); drain on absorbent paper.
  11. When cool, dust doughnuts with a mixture of 1 cup confectioners sugar mixed with 1 tbsp cinnamon placed in a sieve; shake off excess.

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