Pineapple Drop Doughnuts
These light, cake-like treats warm you up on a cold winter morning. They satisfy your hunger for doughnuts with less effort and time.
Total TimePrep: 10 min. Cook: 1 hour
Makesabout 10 dozen
- 3 cups all-purpose flour
- 3/4 cup sugar
- 2 tablespoons baking powder
- 3/4 teaspoon salt
- 3 eggs
- 1 cup milk
- 1 can (20 ounces) crushed pineapple, drained
- Oil for deep-fat frying
- Confectioners' sugar
- In a large bowl, combine the flour, sugar, baking powder and salt. In another bowl, whisk eggs and milk. Stir in pineapple. Stir into dry ingredients just until blended.
- In an electric skillet or deep-fat fryer, heat oil to 375°. Drop batter by heaping teaspoonfuls a few at a time, into hot oil. Fry until golden brown, about 1-1/2 minutes on each side. Drain on paper towels. Dust with confectioners' sugar.
Editor's Note: Doughnuts may be frozen in an airtight container for up to 1 month. To reheat, place on a microwave-safe plate and microwave on high for 5-10 seconds or until warm. Dust with confectioners' sugar.
Originally published as Pineapple Drop Doughnuts in Best of Country Breads