Bunuelos

Makes 36
Prep 20 m
Cook 3 - 4 m

Ingredients

Directions

  1. 1 of 4 Heat oil in heavy saucepan until it registers 375 degrees F on a deep-fry thermometer. Line a 15 x 10-inch baking pan with a double layer of paper towels. Heat oven to 200 degrees F.
  2. 2 of 4 In medium-size bowl, whisk together flour, cornstarch, baking powder, cinnamon and salt. Set aside.
  3. 3 of 4 In a large bowl, beat together cheese, butter, eggs and sugar until blended, about 2 minutes. Stir in flour mixture to make a soft dough. Roll rounded teaspoonfuls into balls.
  4. 4 of 4 Carefully slip 6 to 8 balls into heated oil. Fry 3 to 4 minutes per batch, until nicely browned. Remove with a slotted spoon. Transfer to paper-lined pan. Sprinkle each batch with 1 teaspoon cinnamon-sugar. Keep bunuelos warm in 200 degrees F oven while repeating. Serve slightly warm.
Nutrition Information for Bunuelos
Servings Per Recipe: 36
Per Serving: 94 kcal cal., 6 g Fat, total, 23 mg chol., 2 g pro., 9 g carb., 3 g sat. fat, 0 g fiber, 79 mg sodium
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