search saves

Spudnuts

When I was a very little girl, my grandma made spudnuts every Halloween. I imagine her recipe was very similar to this one, clipped from the Salt Lake Tribune in 2000.

Ready In:
1hr 50mins
Serves:
Units:

ingredients

directions

  • Place potatoes in a saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil; cook until tender. Drain, reserving 1/2 cup cooking liquid; cool to 110 to 115 degrees (or cool bath water temperature).Discard remaining cooking liquid. Mash potatoes without milk or butter.
  • In a large mixing bowl, dissolve yeast in reserved cooking liquid. Add mashed potatoes, milk, oil, sugar, eggs and salt.
  • Add enough flour to form a soft dough.
  • Place in a greased bowl, turning once to grease top.Cover and let rise in a warm place until doubled, about 1 hour. Punch dough down; let rise again until double, about 20 minutes.
  • Roll out on a floured surface to 1/2.
  • inch in thickness. Cut with a floured 3-inch doughnut cutter.
  • In an electric skillet, heat oil to 375 degrees. Fry doughnuts, a few at a time, until golden brown on both sides. Drain on paper towels.
  • Combine confectioners sugar, water and vanilla in a bowl. Dip warm doughnuts in glaze. Cool on wire racks.
  • Makes 4 dozen.
Submit a Recipe Correction

MY PRIVATE NOTES

Add a Note
Advertisement
Enter The Sweepstakes
Advertisement

RECIPE MADE WITH LOVE BY

@darthlaurie
Contributor
@darthlaurie
Contributor
"When I was a very little girl, my grandma made spudnuts every Halloween. I imagine her recipe was very similar to this one, clipped from the Salt Lake Tribune in 2000."
icons / sparkles / sparkles

JOIN THE CONVERSATION

icons / sparkles / sparkles
icons / camera
upload
icons / star / star-outline
review
icons / write-a-review
tweak
icons / question
ask
all
reviews
tweaks
q&a
sort by: icons / navigate / navigate-down
  1. darthlaurie
    When I was a very little girl, my grandma made spudnuts every Halloween. I imagine her recipe was very similar to this one, clipped from the Salt Lake Tribune in 2000.
Advertisement