Nancy's Malassada (Portuguese Donut) Bites

Nancy's malassada (Portuguese donut) bites, watch this step by step video from Nancy to make these delicious treats.
Thu, Jun 27, 2024
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  • 1 cup of milk
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1 tablespoon dry yeast
  • 1/2 teaspoon of flour
  • 1 teaspoon granulated sugar
  • 1/3 cup warm water
  • 2 eggs
  • Zest of 1/2 lemon
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 3 cups of wheat flour (250ml each cup)
  • Vegetable oil for frying
  •  1 cup of milk
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 tablespoon of cinnamon powder


This recipe makes 35 to 40 malassada  bites.

Watch the video for directions.

Video Credit: DIYwithnancyg

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