Try this traditional recipe for beignets from a user who swears this tastes just like the ones served at the famous New Orleans hot spot, the Cafe du Monde. Pour a coffee or hot chocolate and enjoy these tender pillow-like doughnuts for any special occasion or weekend breakfast.
Servings:12 | Calories:1110 | Total Fat:84g | Chol:36mg | More
Nutritional facts are per serving and accuracy is not certain.
Total Fat 84g
Sat Fat 7g
Total Carb 80g
60% Vegetable oil
9% Others combined
Percentages based on 2000 calories diet. Data may be incomplete or calculations inaccurate - Learn more.
1/2 cup water 1 tablespoon yeast 1/4 cup shortening 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup boiling water 1 cup evaporated milk 2 eggs, beaten 7 1/2 cups flour 1 quart vegetable oil for frying 1 cup confectioners' sugar for dusting
Directions : View recipe directions on allrecipes.com