April 22, 2020

New Orleans Style Beignets

New Orleans Style Beignets

A special French dessert from New Orleans, LA. Soft pillow shaped dessert with a dust of snow sugar.

  1. Ingredients:
    800 g – Mochi Foods Mochi Bread mix
    200 g – high protein flour (like bread flour)
    150 g – eggs
    400 g -water
    200 g- shortening

    Directions:
    1) Place all ingredients in a mixing bowl, using paddle blend at slow speed for 2 min, medium speed for 5 min until the dough mixed well.
    2) Divide the dough and shape up to 0.45 inches 1.20 by 1.20 inch squares, place on a baking tray, keep it in the freezer.
    3) Preheat oil for deep frying to 355F, remove the dough from the freezer, and deep fry for around 4 min until golden brown.
    4) Lift the deep fried beignets and coat them with snow sugar.