• prep: 4 hr
  • cook: 15 min
  • total: 4 hr 15 min
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  • Summary

    Our delicious New Orleans Mini Beignets are a fun to make during Mardi Gras or anytime of year. We discovered beignets on a visit to New Orleans and have also enjoyed them each time we visit the Disney parks.

    Ingredients

    • 1 packet dry active yeast
    • 3/4 cup hot water from tap
    • 1/4 cup sugar
    • 1 egg (beaten)
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 1/2 cup evaporated milk
    • 3 1/2 cup flour
    • 1/8 cup shortening
    • vegetable oil for frying
    • powdered sugar for coating
    • 1 lunch size paper bag

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 444 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 8 g 11.62%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 10.71%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 24 mg 7.99%
    • Sodium: 236 mg 9.84%
    • Calcium: 68 mg 6.84%
    • Potassium: 435 mg 12.42%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 4 mg 22.83%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 78 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 7 g 28.31%
    • Sugar: 23 g
    • Protein: 18 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 1.27%
    • Vitamin C 2.89%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch3
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total4 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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