Churros (Mexican Crullers)

Serves: 12
Total Calories: 217


1 cup water
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 egg, lightly beaten
1 teaspoon sherry wine
1 cup cooking oil
powdered sugar


Bring water to boiling point in a saucepan. Remove saucepan from fire and gradually add sifted flour with salt. Beat vigorously until fluffy and smooth. Add egg with wine and continue beating until batter is smooth and shiny. Heat oil in a deep pan until medium hot. Pour batter in a pastry tube and drop small amounts of batter, about 4–5 inches long, in the hot oil. Fry both sides until golden brown and remove Churros to absorbent paper to drain. Roll each one in powdered sugar while still hot. Serve with hot cocoa.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 12
Total Calories: 217
Calories from Fat: 182

This Churros (Mexican Crullers) recipe is from the Best of the Best From The Southwest Cookbook Cookbook. Download this Cookbook today.

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