Thursday, May 30, 2013

Eggless Donuts

I have seen rarely my kids saying no to Donuts here, especially my daughter go crazy whenever she saw donuts in our nearby bakery. Somehow i never tried my hands for making donuts at home eventhough its not a hard task when compared to bread baking. Finally, this month i got a chance to make these eggless donuts coz our this month's Baking Eggless, owned by Gayathri and the host of the month Jayanthi of Sizzling Veggies pulled us to make this incredible fried yeasted beauties.Honestly these eggless donuts tasted simply awesome when compared to the store bought ones we get here, obviously never am gonna buy them also for my knowledge store bought ones are much more expensive than the homemade ones, next time am going to make these eggless donuts as baked ones.

Before few days, my kids were in vacation and obviously to keep them busy, one afternoon we started making these eggless donuts. We had loads of fun and lil one had a great time in dipping the donuts in the chocolates. We made some with dark chocolate glaze and some with cinnamon sugar, both turned out extremely addictive and it was really hard to keep ourselves away from these fried beauties.


3cups All purpose flour
1tsp Active dry yeast
1cup Luke warm milk
1/4cup Sugar
1/2tsp Salt
2tbsp Butter (room temperature)
Oil for frying

Take the yeast, a tsp of sugar in luke warm milk and let it sit for few minutes until its turns foamy.

Meanwhile in a large bowl,take the sugar,butter and flour.

Mix them well with a wooden spoon, add now the foamy yeast and turn everything as smooth and elastic dough.

Place the dough in a greased bowl and keep aside in a warm place to doube.

After two hours, transfer the dough to a floured surface, roll it gently as a thick circle.

Use a dount cutter or use a small  bowl to cut the donuts.

Leave them again aside for half an hour to rise again.

Heat enough oil for deep frying,gently slide the rised donuts to the hot oil and fry them until they turns golden brown.

Drain the excess oil with a paper towel.

Cinnamon sugar:
1tbsp Cinnamon
4tbsp Powdered sugar

Mix both cinnamon and powdered sugar in a plate, roll well the deep fried donuts in this cinnamon sugar, enjoy.

Dark chocolate glaze:
2tbsp Cream
150grms Dark chocolate chunks
1tbsp Sugar
1tbsp Water

Take the sugar,water,dark chocolate chunks in a bowl, heat it in double boiler.

Once the chocolate starts melting, add the cream and stir it as smooth and silky glaze.

Dip the fried donuts in this glaze and let them sit in a wire rack.

Sprinkle generously the sugar pearls and enjoy.

36 comments:

Vikis Kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Donuts at home! you never cease to amaze me Priya. They look cute. I too haven't tried making them yet. Bookmarking this.

Srimathi Mani said... Reply To This Comment

Looks very delicious. Eggless, wow looks perfect.

Swasthi Blank said... Reply To This Comment

Very nice Priya. They look no different from the ones sold at the bakeries. Thanks for sharing

Akila said... Reply To This Comment

Looks yummy n temping... Gonna try this weekend

Maha Gadde said... Reply To This Comment

yummy n delicious donuts..

suhaina aji said... Reply To This Comment

these looks so yumm and can have atleast 5 in one go..lol

Hamaree Rasoi said... Reply To This Comment

Donuts look simply AWESOME!

Shree said... Reply To This Comment

Though I am not a big fan of donuts, my mom loves them big time. Since she has turned vegetarian now I guess this recipe is a keeper. Love those choco donuts in the pic !

Sona S said... Reply To This Comment

donuts looks delicious, want to grab one!

Nisa Homey said... Reply To This Comment

Priya, I must try this ASAP, my kids will love it....and the pic looks so perfect...just like from a food magazine...

Maayeka said... Reply To This Comment

Cute and yummy donuts..lovely !

Sangeetha Nambi said... Reply To This Comment

Perfectly done !

Nithya Naveen said... Reply To This Comment

Never thought preparing donut in home is so easy.. Nice explanation.. Love to grab the chocolate coated donut..

JEYASHRI SURESH said... Reply To This Comment

Wow, super tempting donuts. Love that it is eggless too

Laxmi said... Reply To This Comment

wow.. this is a great concidence.. i m typing this comment eating donuts..ofcourse store bought.. urs looks yummy.. gr8.. :)

Rashida Shaikh said... Reply To This Comment

They looks adorable, Wish I were your neighbour ;)

Nilu A said... Reply To This Comment

Wow! Delightful treat.. Loved these cute donuts Priya :-)

malvecka nigam said... Reply To This Comment

This looks droolworthy Priya!! I wish I could have one....!!

Saranya Balaji said... Reply To This Comment

i never tried this sis looks great...pass some to me aks..

Rumana Ambrin said... Reply To This Comment

So so yummy looking donuts.. I want to ave one...

Sangeetha Priya said... Reply To This Comment

wow eggless version turned out superb n looks very professtional sis :-)

Amrita Vishal said... Reply To This Comment

lovely doughnuts

divya said... Reply To This Comment

tempting clicks,looks so irresistible.

Ma Niche said... Reply To This Comment

the donuts look so delicious. I can imagine how much fun it must have been to make them along with your kids.

Meena Selvakumaran said... Reply To This Comment

Looks so delicious.nice clicks.

Priti S said... Reply To This Comment

Oh god Priya ...drooling here...I want to grab a few

PT said... Reply To This Comment

i'm yet to try donuts akka :) will try this..

Archana Potdar said... Reply To This Comment

Looks so delicious. Cannot stop starin at them.
:)

Vimitha Anand said... Reply To This Comment

Looks so good akka. would love to come over

Nagashree said... Reply To This Comment

You are giving the professional donut bakers a run for their money with these Priya. I don't believe this is the first time your made them, they look perfectly done.

Nivedita Thadani said... Reply To This Comment

just no words to say, beautiful, and so easy,
my both the kids love donuts,
soon I will make these and surprise them when they are back from the school

thanks

HomeKreation said... Reply To This Comment

Looks so beautiful! My daughter surely loves it!

Ambreen (Simply Sweet 'n Savory) said... Reply To This Comment

Wow! Looks gorgeous & delicious!

Rafeeda AR said... Reply To This Comment

Ur donuts look yummy akka...

Gayathri Kumar said... Reply To This Comment

Gorgeous donuts Priya. Both the topping look awesome...

Roshni said... Reply To This Comment

i have to try making an eggless version.. also the chocolate glazed one.. they look soooo good