My mom made these when I was a little girl. We would love to help her and of course eat them afterward. Dust with powdered sugar, granulated sugar or cinnamon. Delicious!
Heat oil in deep-fryer to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
In a large bowl, beat together white sugar, butter, eggs and applesauce. In a separate bowl, stir together flour baking powder, salt, baking soda, mace and cinnamon. Stir flour mixture into the egg mixture alternately with the buttermilk. Mix until a stiff dough is formed.
Turn dough out onto a lightly floured surface. Roll into a 3/4 to 1 inch thick sheet. Make sure to roll the dough to an even thickness. Cut out doughnuts with a doughnut cutter.
Carefully slide doughnuts into hot oil. Turn doughnuts as soon as they rise to the surface. Fry until golden brown on both sides. Drain on paper towels and dust with confectioners' sugar. Serve hot.
Per Serving: 190 calories; protein 2.9g; carbohydrates 24.7g; fat 9g; cholesterol 18.2mg; sodium 171.7mg.
Eating healthy breakfast to start the day had become a good habit. It’s a fabolous way to start my day off healthfully. The sugar hit from the pickle tree wakes me up and bring me energy to make on the morning. The sweetness is more vilified as the evil of all disease, but sweetness is also loaded with fibre, which is best for your stomach system and helps keep you feeling full all day , and not want likely grab a side food out of the vending machine before lunchtime.
Make fruit a at 7.00 clock habit is easy . Simply put the sweetness in your refrigerator next to the sweet drink or on the bench next to your cereal pan , or move your coffee maker or tea kettle — about anywhere where you’ll see it. Before you eat the rest of your food , eat your fruit. If you’re not normally a breakfast person.