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Donuts Recipe

Written By Angela Steffi on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 | 9:33:00 PM

Donut is an awesome recipe enjoyed by all ages of people. This is a simple recipe made with yeast.  we can glaze them with sugar, chocolate , icing sugar and lot more. Today i have used eggs , to make it eggless then use 1/4 cup of curd to the recipe instead of egg.

                       Please click here to watch Donuts recipe in Tamil - Madras Samayal

Serving Size          :  makes 8

Preparation Time : 15 minutes

Resting Time         : 2 hours + 30 min


Quantity Ingredients for Donuts Recipe
1 tspYeast 
1 tspSugar
1/2 cup Milk (luke warm) 

For the dough
2 cupMaida / All purpose flour
1/4 cupSugar
2 tbsp Butter @ room temperature
1/2 tsp Salt

For Sugar glaze
1/2 cup Powdered Sugar
1 tbsp  Milk

Cooking Method

Step 1) Activate yeast:
Activating yeast is a very important step in making Donut. Add Sugar to luke warm milk (105 F - 110 F), (42 - 43 C ) then add yeast to it and mix it well and let it sit for 5 minutes.
Once the yeast is activated lets prepare the dough.

Step 2) Preparing the dough:
In a mixing bowl combine Maida, Sugar, egg, salt , butter (softened at room temperature) , yeast milk mixture. Mix well to form a soft and a sticky dough. 
Once well mixed transfer the dough to work surface and knead for minimum 5 minutes.  Kneading softens the dough and soon after kneading dough will no more stick to your hands.

Step 3) First Proofing:
Once after kneading transfer the dough to a greased bowl , also apply few drops of oil on the top to prevent drying. Keep it undisturbed for 1.30 to 2 hours or until the dough doubles in size. 

Step 4) Now after 2 hours transfer the dough to work area and spread it into a thick sheet. Use a donut press or use two circles to cut it into donut shape. Transfer it to a baking pan / any tray and let it proof for another 30 minutes.

Step 5) After 30 minutes fry the donuts in oil (at medium temperature ) until golden or golden brown.

Step 6) For the sugar glaze: Into a bowl add powdered sugar and milk, mix it to form a thick paste. Then dip the donut and that's it.

Finally coat the donut holes with sugar and cinnamon powder. That's it our delicious donuts are ready to be enjoyed.


About Angela Steffi

I am an avid food blogger with a great passion for food. I am always eager to try new recipes and modify recipes and experiment with them. I have two cooking channels on Youtube CLASSIC MASALA HUT (for english recipes) and MADRAS SAMAYAL (for Tamil recipes).


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