But no worries, I replaced those carbs with two unsalted Mickey Pretzels dipped in nacho cheese & a refreshing Duo Schmoozie (berry smoothie), the chocolatey one is the hubsters. & not eating a churro just reminded me to post my take on the cinnamony-Latin-cylindrical-doughnut-treat. A few months ago, I was chit-chatting with Ate Rianne about how I love Disney's churros but disliked the prices & how Costco churros were not the same. She suggested I look up El Tigre Churro. I found a few YELP ratings about them & how their churro stand was located in the sketchy parts of SD. Ummm, I'm craving them but I don't think I want to get myself killed just to try them. So instead I found a few recipes online and modified them. Allrecipes has a bunch of rated recipes you can try. But if you'd like to try mine... continue reading...
|Deeeeeep fried pastry|
- 1 tablespoon white sugar
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon ground vanilla bean
- 1 tablespoon butter
- 1 cup all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 2 quarts vegetable oil for frying
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- Mix/sift baking powder & flour together in a bowl, set aside. In a small saucepan over medium heat, combine water, sugar, vanilla bean powder, salt and butter. Bring to a boil and remove from heat. Stir in flour/baking powder until mixture separates from the saucepan and forms a ball.