Learn how to make scrumptious, coconut-kissed Churro Donuts at home. Skip a trip to the store, and follow our amazing Churro Donuts recipe today!
What You Need
Original recipe yields 12 servings
2 oz. (1/4 of 8-oz. pkg.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
1 Tbsp. milk
1 tsp. vanilla, divided
1 cup powdered sugar
1 cup water
1/3 cup butter
3 Tbsp. granulated sugar
1 cup flour
2 cups oil
1/3 cup BAKER'S ANGEL FLAKE Coconut, lightly toasted
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Let's Make It
Whisk cream cheese, milk and 1/2 tsp. vanilla in medium bowl until blended. Add powdered sugar; mix well.
Bring water, butter and granulated sugar to boil in medium saucepan on medium-high heat. Add flour; cook and stir on medium heat 1 min. or until mixture pulls away from side of pan. Remove from heat. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating with mixer after each until blended. Beat in remaining vanilla. Spoon dough into pastry bag fitted with large star tip.
Heat oil in deep fryer on medium heat to 350º F. Pipe dough into 3-inch ring over slotted spatula. Carefully slide dough, in batches, into hot oil using knife to help release dough from spatula; cook 4 min. on each side or until golden brown on both sides. Remove from oil with spatula; drain on paper towels. Cool 5 min.
Dip tops of donuts in cream cheese mixture; sprinkle with coconut.
With their built-in portion control, these delicious churro donuts make great treats.
Garnish with chopped toasted PLANTERS Sliced Almonds, multi-colored sprinkles or shaved BAKER'S Semi-Sweet Chocolate instead of the coconut.
Keeping Pastry Bags and Star Tips on Hand
Pastry bags can be purchased ready-made in reusable heavy-duty plastic. Pastry tips can be purchased at any arts and crafts store.
Keeping it Safe
Cool used oil completely before discarding.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 10g
Saturated Fat 6g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 23g
Dietary Fiber 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.