Recipe by george59102
Great toped with powdered sugar, cinnamon sugar or honey. Serve warm and enjoy. RECIPE COURTEY: Cooks.com
Top Review by The Roadkill Gourmet
have been making this for years (for the kids, and now their kids) we always called them 'elephants ears' and 'beavertails', they were gone in a flash. also, they go great with gravy and cheese curds ala french canadian 'poutine', thanx for posting, now i gonna go and make some more
- 1 cup flour
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 tablespoon sugar
- 1⁄4 teaspoon salt
- 1 tablespoon shortening
- 1⁄3 cup milk
Directions See How It's Made
- Mix dry ingredients in large bowl. Blend in shortening with pastry blender. Stir in milk with a fork until soft dough is formed.
- On lightly floured surface, knead dough 2 or 3 times. Cut into fourths, form each piece into a circle. Roll to 1/2 inch thickness.
- Place two at a time into the deep fat fryer, turning to brown evenly on both sides. Cook for 4-5 minutes. Drain on paper towels.