Smultringer Norwegian Doughnuts

Total Time
24hrs 10mins
24 hrs
10 mins

For Zaar 6 tour. They say these are best hot, not cold. Norwegians eat these from a truck in the winter time. The baking powder seems excessive to me, but maybe because of overnight sitting it needs more.

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  1. Beat eggs and sugar until light and fluffy.
  2. Whip crream and sour cream together.
  3. Sift flour, baking powder and cardamom together.
  4. Add alternately, with butter and cream mixture, to the egg mixture.
  5. Mix lightly together.
  6. Refrigerate overnight.
  7. Roll out dough.
  8. Cut doughnuts.
  9. Reroll scraps and cut out doughnuts.
  10. Have oil at 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  11. Deep fry, a few at time, until golden, 3 to 4 minutes.