Doughnuts From Campania - {Viccitelli}

Doughnuts From Campania - {Viccitelli}
Doughnuts From Campania - {Viccitelli}

PREP TIME

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minutes

TOTAL TIME

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minutes

SERVINGS

1

servings

PREP TIME

--

minutes

TOTAL TIME

--

minutes

SERVINGS

1

servings

Ingredients

  • 3 1/2

    cups water

  • 1/2

    cup sugar

  • 3

    cups flour plus

  • 2

    tablespoons flour

  • 3

    cups extra-virgin olive oil for frying

  • 1

    cup orange blossom honey

  • 1/4

    cup orange flower water

  • 1/2

    cup powdered sugar

Directions

In a large, heavy-bottomed saucepan, bring 3 1/2 cups water to a boil and add the sugar. Cook for 1 minute and, whisking, add the flour in a steady, slow stream. When the mixture becomes too thick for the whisk, change to a wooden spoon and continue to cook over low heat for 15 minutes. Pour the mixture out onto a marble counter and allow to cool. Knead the dough by hand for 8 minutes. Roll it out into a rope (a dowel), about 1/3-inch thickness. Cut the dowel into lengths of about 6 inches, and form doughnut-shaped rings that should be equal in diameter to a tennis ball. Fry them in the oil until firm and golden, about 2 to 3 minutes, then remove from the oil with a slotted spoon or spatula. Drain on a plate lined with paper towels. While the doughnuts cool, in a small, heavy-bottomed saucepan, combine the honey and the orange flower water and heat over medium heat to achieve the viscosity of a thin syrup. Dip each doughnut in the honey mixture, shake off the excess syrup and sprinkle with the powdered sugar. This recipe yields ?? servings.

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