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Sufagnyot Recipe

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Jessica Sachs-Serfess


40g fresh yeast
1 tsp sugar
cup lukewarm water
4 cups flour
3 tbsp sugar
2 tbsp oil
3 egg yolks
2 eggs
cup water
2 tsp brandy or vanilla
1 tbsp lemin rind

1. Mix all ingredients (including the yeast) with an electric mixer on low speed for 4 to 5 minutes.

2. Knead by hand 6 to 7 minutes. Let stand for 1.5 hours to rise and cover with cloth.

3. Put on a floured board and roll to inch thick. With a small cup, cut out circles.

4. Place the circles on a floured tray. Cover with cloth for 20 to 30 minutes to rise.

5. In a pot, heat approximately 4 inches of oil till very hot (put in a small piece of carrot). Put the circles slowly, top side down into oil. Cover and fry 2 to 3 minutes until brown. Turn over and fry 2 to 3 additional minutes.

6. Drain on paper towels. Fill a pastry bag or syringe with jelly and inject into the sufganyot. Dust with powered sugar.




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