A doughnut or donut is a deep-fried piece of dough or batter, usually with a toroidal shape, and normally people make it to serve with tea or with coffee and there was a time when every woman knew how to make them, but now we can get all of baking and other things at market so easily that no one bother to make them these at home, but I can tell you that you can never know the right and original taste and fragrance of doughnuts, my grandma use to make Delicious Homemade Doughnut with outdoor oven and I can tell you that for me summer fragrance is not the smell of BBQ, but the smell of baking Delicious Homemade Doughnut and I am going to share our very own Delicious Homemade Doughnut recipe with you, it will not take more than minutes and I can guaranty that you will never buy ready to eat doughnuts ever again for sure.
Delicious Homemade Doughnut Recipes
We are going to make an old-fashioned doughnut recipe and all you need is a deep fryer cause the original recipe is frying, but that does not mean that you cannot bake it, but frying will make it soft and smoother and moisturizer so are you ready to try Delicious Homemade Doughnut recipe, you can try yeast, baking powder or baking soda, it will add impact on the texture but all versions are delicious cause we know that yeast donuts tend to be light and fluffy, but other one would be slightly hard and stiffed, but they all taste yum and you can use variety of flavored glazes or dusted with sugar with these and they will become a treat for coffee time and breakfast.
Here are some simple tips that will help you achieve the perfect donut:
1- Cut the dough straight down, don’t twist
2- Oil should be hot. 370 Degrees is perfect
3- Don’t overload the fryer; add three or four at a time.
4- Flip the donuts once they are done rise from the bottom and then cook on the other side till it become fluffy and round light golden.
5- Use the softest dough possible, as much moisturizer you use in the dough as possible and then it become soft and moisturized when done, if they are too soft then you can put them in refrigerate to make it use able
6- Use clean oil every time and I can tell you that peanut oil or mustard oil is absolutely best for frying your doughnuts
Prep time: 15 min
Cook time: 5 min
Ready in: 20 min
Yields: 3 dozen
Ingredients For Delicious Homemade Doughnut
Delicious Homemade Doughnut Recipes:
- 4 1/2 cups flour
- 4 teaspoons baking powder
- One teaspoon nutmeg
- A pinch of salt
- 2 large eggs
- One cup sugar
- Two tablespoons unsalted butter, melt them before you use it
- One cup milk
- One teaspoon vanilla
Instructions to make Delicious Homemade Doughnut:
First of all mix together all the dry ingredients in a large mixing bowl and then take another small bowl and add eggs with sugar and beat until it become light and fluffy and then add butter, milk, and vanilla well and then mix until it become a soft dough, but don’t mix overdo, and if it become so soft and liquid then you can put it in the refrigerator to chill it for an hour.
Now roll dough out 3/8 inch thick on a floured surface and cut with donut cutter cuter and then put them in refrigerate for a while then fry in 370 degree oil until golden on both sides, turning once and done serve hot and enjoy Delicious Homemade Doughnut.