This is totally new to me, because this yummy comes from spain. I have seen about this in few food channels as well as in nigella lawson show. I always wanted to make it. Few days back i got the sprit of making this, i made this as well as my jelly doughnuts. My god it was a total hit and everyone loved it..
This hot fried deliciousness is served with a yummy chocolate sauce, i had some leftover chocolate sauce, so i made the best vanilla panna cotta and serve it with that. Will share that recipe soon..So try this out and let me know how it turned out for you..
Frying Time : 1 to 2 mins per batch
Serves : 3 to 4
Recipe Source: bbcgoodfood
All Purpose Flour / Maida - 1 cup
Baking Powder - ½ tsp
Butter - 3 tblspn
Vanilla Essence - 1 tsp
Water - 180 ml / ¾ cup
Oil for Deep frying
For Chocolate Dipping Sauce :
Dark Chocolate - 100 grams
Heavy Cream - 50 ml
Milk - 50 ml
Vanilla Essence - ½ tsp
Honey - 1 tblspn
For Cinnamon Sugar:
Caster Sugar - ½ cup ( I powdered some sugar)
Cinnamon Powder - 1 tsp
Sift flour, baking powder in a bowl.
Take water in a sauce pan and bring it to boil, add in butter and take it off the heat. The butter will melt.
Now add in vanilla and mix well. Pour this hot water over the flour and mix to form a dough. Set the dough aside till you make the chocolate sauce.
For chocolate sauce. Take cream and milk in a sauce pan and heat it till you see bubbles around the rim of the pan.
Now take the cream off the heat and add in vanilla, honey and chocolate. Set aside for 5 mins.
Now mix it so it is all melted. Chocolate sauce done.
Now heat oil in a pan for deep frying.
Now take the dough and fill a piping bag which is fitted with a star nozzle. Now squeeze it and use a pair of scissors to snip it off directly into hot oil.
Fry till golden brown. Drain onto paper towel.
Now mix sugar and cinnamon. Roll the fried churros in cinnamon sugar.
Serve with chocolate sauce.
|Take all your ingredients|
|Sift all purpose flour|
|Add in baking powder|
|Now bring water to a boil|
|add butter in|
|add a splash of vanilla|
|make a well in the center|
|pour the water in|
|mix well to a dough..let this rest till you make the
chocolate dipping sauce..
|take cream in a sauce pan|
|add in milk|
|add in vanilla|
|simmer till you see some bubbles on the side of the pan|
|take it off the heat|
|add in chopped chocolate|
|let it sit for 2 mins|
|now the chocolate is melted..chocolate sauce done..|
|Take the dough now|
|I used my plastic piping set|
|I used star nozzle|
|take the dough|
|fill it in|
|cover it and squeeze|
|You should be doing this over hot oil, but
i just showed you what you have to do
|Squeeze it a little|
|use a pair of scissors to cut it..I hope you got the idea..|
|Now lets fry baby..|
|squeeze this over oil|
|fry till golden|
|take super fine sugar in a bowl|
|add in cinnamon|
|take hot churros and toss it in this|
|remove it to a plate|
|serve this with chocolate sauce..|