Pyshki (Russian Donuts)

Submitted by Nobility_Cuisine on Sun, 04/10/2016 - 15:21.

Ingredients:

17.5 oz (500 g) flour
2 cup warm water
2 tsp yeast
3.5 oz (100 g) + 1 tsp sugar
2 egg
3.5 oz (100 g) butter, or margarine, melted
2 egg
1 cup sugar powder

2 cup vegetable oil for frying

Method:

Stir 5.2 oz (150 g) a flour, yeasts, 1 tsp a sugar, and 2 cups a warm water thoroughly.

Cover a batter with a piece of a plastic wrap, and set in a warm place for 20 minutes.

Then, add all other ingredients but a sugar powder, stir well, and set in a warm place for 2 hours.

Make pyshki like donuts, and cook in a boiling vegetable oil until their color starts to change.

Place on a flat dish, sprinkle with a sugar powder, and serve with a coffee.

Note:

This is very old, and very traditional dish of Sankt-Petersburg.