flicking through my grandma’s old recipe scrapbook I found this one, which is
perfectly appropriate for Mardi Gras!
Carnival is coming so be ready to have
fun and lots of sweet foods!
– 3 or 4
– 2 tbsp sugar
– 30g sugar
-1 cc orange
flower water (optional)
– 1 egg
– 200g flour
– 1tbsp vegetable
– 150ml milk
the oranges and slice them off sideways or just separate the slices. Sprinkle
with 2 tablespoon of sugar and the orange flower water and leave aside for 1 to
of the dough:
together the flour and the sugar with a pinch of salt. Add the egg and the oil
and blend all the ingredients together. Pour the milk in small quantities and keep
mixing. We want a quite thick dough.
excess juice on the orange by tapping with some kitchen paper. Rub them in the
dough and drop in the hot oil.
the doughnuts get a golden brown colour and soak onto some kitchen paper.
Sprinkle with a good amount of sugar.