Basic Cinnamon Doughnuts

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Total Time
20 mins
30 mins

From Tips: If you dont have nutmeg, you can leave it out. You have to really flatten the dough and poke a big hole into the center, as the doughnut will puff up, and close the doughnut a little.

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  1. Put flour in shallow pan, add salt, baking powder, and sugar.
  2. Rub in butter with fingertips.
  3. Add the well beaten egg and milk and stir thoroughly.
  4. Toss on floured board, roll to one-fourth inch in thickness, shape, fry, and drain.
  5. Mix cinnamon and nutmeg with icing sugar to taste and use it to dust the cooled donuts.