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    My Mom was the best baker I have ever known, along with Great Aunt Jane. Whether it was pies, breads, cakes, or.....yes, doughnuts. Even though they are fried, I classify that as a baking product because of the dough you use. I stated somewhere before on here that my Mom never owned a cookbook. I lied! Well, actually, I forgot about this one. This recipe comes from a 1957 ROBIN HOOD COOKBOOK that was my Mom's. I still have it to this day & is the one I treasure the most. The rolls & loaves of bread & OH....the doughnuts she made from that cookbook! These simply melt in your mouth. It is ha

    Ingredients

    • 1/2 c water, warm (not hot)
    • 2 pkg active dry yeast
    • 3/4 c milk, lukewarm
    • 1/4 c sugar
    • 1 tsp salt
    • 4 c all-purpose flour, sifted
    • 1/3 c shortening
    • 2 eggs
    • 1 Tbsp water, warm (may need more to thin, but thicker is better)
    • 1/2 tsp vanilla
    • 1 c confectioners sugar, sifted

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 2
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1567 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 38 g 58.53%
    • Saturated Fat: 10 g 51.33%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 85 mg 28.37%
    • Sodium: 1223 mg 50.96%
    • Calcium: 150 mg 14.99%
    • Potassium: 404 mg 11.54%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 12 mg 66.19%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 273 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 7 g 26.88%
    • Sugar: 82 g
    • Protein: 30 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 3.94%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 12.9%
    • * 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 - Fat7
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs5
    • Exchange - Starch13
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total16 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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