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Nutty Bunuelos

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"Delicious fried treats my mother-in-law used to make."
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4 m servings 148
Original recipe yields 15 servings (15 bunuelos)


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  1. Whisk eggs together in a large bowl. Combine the cake flour, confectioners' sugar and salt; gradually stir into the eggs to make a stiff dough.
  2. Heat oil in a deep-fryer or large heavy skillet to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Pinch off walnut sized pieces of dough, and roll them out into thin circles on a lightly floured surface.
  3. Fry in hot oil for 3 to 4 minutes, turning once to brown evenly on both sides. Drain on paper towels, and cool. Drizzle honey over the tops, and sprinkle with chopped nuts.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 148 calories; 9.3 14.1 2.6 25 49 Full nutrition

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I used all purpose flour and it turned out wonderfully. You can also sprinkle cinnamon and sugar for another delicious option.

I also used all purpose flour as it was all I had on hand and WOW! Tastes just like the ones my family used to make. I made a huge batch for an office potluck and was saddened when I didn't have...