Food For Thought Youth Project

Cultural Recipes from Youth Around the World

Paczki contributed by, Evan from the Seven Hills School in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

From: Poland
by: Evan
2 tbsp. sugar
2 tbsp. butter
1/2 cup milk
1/4 tsp. vanilla
pinch of salt
2 eggs
1 tsp. yeast
2 cups flour

Mix sugar and butter then heat 1/2 cup of milk to about 110˚ F and pour into a bowl. Add 1/4 tsp. vanilla, a pinch of salt, and 2 eggs. Whisk those together and add 1 tsp of yeast. Whisk that in to dissolve. Add 2 cups of flour (about 1/2 cup at a time). Use the palm of your hand and knead for about 5 minutes. Place it back in the bowl cover it and let it double in size this will take about 1 1/2 hrs. Pat dough down on lightly floured board. Roll out to about 1/2 inch thick. Then cut out round shapes. let them rise for 30 mins. Heat vegetable oil to 350˚ F. Fry in oil about 2 mins. on each side. Let cool on wire rack for at least 15 mins. Cut slit in the side and fill with fruit jelly. Top with powered sugar and enjoy!

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