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Apricot Blossom Coffee Cake Recipe

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Added: Monday, August 20, 2007

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 can (17oz) apricot halves, drained
Reserving syrup.
1/2 c flour
2 tbsp sugar
1/2 tsp salt
1 pkg dry yeast
1/3 c milk
1/3 c reserved apricot syrup
1/4 c butter
1 egg
11/4 c flour

Directions:
Directions:
Drain and reserve apricot halves. Mix together 1/2 cup flour, 2 tablespoons sugar, 1/2 teaspoon salt and 1 package yeast. Combine 1/3 cup milk, 1/3 cup apricot syrup and 1/4 cup butter. Heat over low heat until liquids are very warm (120-130). Add to dry ingredients and beat 2 minutes at medium speed. Add 1/4 cup flour and 1 egg. Beat at high speed 2 minutes. Add enough flour to make a stiff batter, about 11/4 cups. Cover and refrigerate 2 hours to 2 days. Turn onto floured board. Roll to 10x8 inches. With doughnut cutter, cut 12 doughnuts. Arrange holes on a greased baking sheet to form center. Elongate the rings; arrange to form petals around center. Top petals and center with apricot halves. Cover let rise until doubled, about 1 hour. Bake at 375 about 20 minutes or until done. Cool. Drizzle with lemon sugar icing.

 

 

 

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