Sweet puffs dough (basic recipe)


2.5 dl convert conversionwater or milk

100 gr butter convert conversion

pinch salt

2 tablespoons sugar

125 gr flour convert conversion

5 medium eggs

2 tablespoons vanilla sugar

1 teaspoon baking powder



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How to prepare:

Bring the water or milk with the butter, salt and sugar to a boil till the butter is melted. Add while stirring the sifted flour and keep beating until the dough releases from the pan like a ball photo recipe. Push the dough flat a few times and remove the pan from the heat.

Put the dough in a deep bowl and let cool for 5 minutes. Add, beating well, the eggs 1 by 1. Each egg must be completely taken by the dough before adding the next.

Beat well till the dough gets shiny photo recipe. Let the dough cool.

Add the baking powder and vanilla sugar to the dough when it's cold.

See for the baking temperature and oven times the mentioned puffs recipes.

Never open the oven door while baking. You can open it about 5 minutes before the end of the baking time. The smallest bit of cold air can course the batter to collapse photo recipe.

First published: April 12, 2003, Netherlands

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