READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by jenrudd

Fried Bread-Mexican Dessert

Top Review by Flautatime

I was really looking for a recipe that would make a small amount since they would just be for my husband and me. This recipe was absolutely perfect! Thank you. I actually added a TBS of sugar since I like my dough to be sweet and I was confused by the two water amounts and ended up adding both. So this recipe really should read 6 TBS of water. But fabulous recipe - they puffed and were delicious.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix flour, baking powder and salt. Cut in shortening until coarse. Mix in water until smooth. Knead lightly. Roll out and cut into squares. Fry until golden in HOT oil.

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