How to make it

  • Churros
  • Preheat 1 1/2 to 2 inches of vegetable oil in a 10 to 12 inch frying pan to 375 degrees F. In a separate dish mix the 1/4 cup sugar and cinnamon and set aside.
  • In a 3 qt. sauce pan add the water, brown sugar, salt, and butter and heat to a good boil. Remove from the heat and add the flour. Stirring in the flour will take some muscle. Mix it in until well blended.
  • In a separate bowl, mix the eggs and vanilla together and then add this mixture to the flour mixture. Stir until well blended and all the egg is completely mixed in.
  • Fill your decorating tool with the churro recipe dough and attach the largest star tip you have.
  • Test your oil by placing a small amount of dough in it. The dough should bubble up right away or that means the oil is not hot enough and a soggy churro is on the way.
  • Once the oil is hot enough, squeeze some dough (with decorator) into the oil about 4 inches long. I used my finger to release the dough from the decorator. Careful not to burn yourself.
  • You should be able to cook 4 or 5 churros at a time. Cook them about 1 minute and turn them over with a slotted spoon. Cook an additional minute or two. You're looking for that nice golden brown color.
  • Remove the churros with the slotted spoon and place them on a paper towel-covered plate to absorb excess grease.
  • While still warm, roll each churro into the dish with the sugar and cinnamon until coated.
  • Chocolate Sauce
  • Place chocolate and cream in a microwavesafe jug. Microwave, uncovered, on HIGH (100%) power for 2 to 3 minutes, stirring every minute with a metal spoon or until smooth. Stir in Kahlua, if desired.

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  • Robin14 4 years ago
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    " It was excellent "
    jett2whit ate it and said...
    I love cinnamon and the chocolate sauce too - YUM
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    " It was excellent "
    auntybea ate it and said...
    These sound like alot of fun! Thank you!
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    " It was excellent "
    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    wonderful recipe thanks
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