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Doughnuts,Homemade Recipe

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Wendy Brewster
Added: Friday, October 23, 2009


5 cups flour
1/2 cup sugar
1 Tbl. yeast
1/2 cup powdered milk
1-1/2 tsp. salt

2/3 cup shortening (white)
1 cup warm mashed potatoes
2 cups hot water
2 eggs

Add: 2-3 cup flour

Mix all dry ingredients. Add other ingredients and mix until a good, moist dough forms.

Let rise one hour. Put in refrigerator overnight.

Roll out doughnuts. Let rise 1-1/2 to 2 hours.
Fry in hot oil. Roll immediately in granulated sugar or dip in a runny chocolate frosting. Lay on paper towels.

Makes 3-31/2 dozen doughnuts.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Grease your counter and let rise on the counter.




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