Cinnamon Drop Doughnuts

"Another "mix" recipe from pancake mix. I suppose any kind of pancake mix should work. Very fast snack/treat for the kids!"
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  • In an electric fry pan or heavy skillet, heat approximately 1 inch of fat or oil to 375°. 
  • Combine pancake mix, 2 tablespoons sugar, water and egg. 
  • Stir just until pancake mix is moistened. 
  • Drop from a teaspoon into hot fat. .
  • Brown on both sides, then drain on paper towels. 
  • Blend sugar and cinnamon together in plastic or paper bag. .
  • Add a few doughnuts at a time;  shake to coat.  Serve warm.

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  1. Kara O.
    Great recipe. Doesn't have to be just jiffy mix. I used the pancake mix I had in my pantry and it turned out great!
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  2. Jojo T.
    This came out amazing! My boyfriend loved it.
  3. Taylor H.
    So yummy and simple! I cut the recipe down because I only had 1/2 cup of pancake mix, but they still turned out awesome. Will definitely make again.
  4. Anonymous
    Love this recipe so easy, I just added vanilla cinnamon and nutmeg. So good. Good job thanks for the cool recipe
  5. IdRatherBeBaking
    We made this recipe for a pitch-in breakfast. It was easy to make and delicious!


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