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Poor Man's Doughnuts


Children's favorite.



  • Slices of bread
  • Jam (your favorite)
  • Cinnamon sugar or icing sugar
  • Oil for deep frying


  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 1/2 cups milk
  • 1 tablespoon granulated sugar


  1. Doughnuts: Cut crusts from bread. Make jam sandwiches. Cut into squares. Dip in batter. Deep fry. Roll in sugar.
  2. Batter: Mix dry ingredients, beat eggs and milk. Add wet to dry mixture and mix well.
  3. Dip sandwiches into batter (do not soak).
  4. Deep fry until golden.

Posted by Olga at Recipe Goldmine 5/10/02 7:44:15 am.

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