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Apple Cider Donuts

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Step 10: Preheat the oil

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Attach your candy thermometer to a deep baking dish (or large pot).

Fill your baking dish with 2" of oil and heat over a burner on a medium flame. Your goal is to heat the oil to between 350 and 375 degrees.

While the oil heats, you can cut out your doughnuts (see step 11).

 
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It will be good tasty.
limpport4 years ago
I bet you 100% that the donuts you used to get were not fried in vegie oil. Yuck.

If you want them to taste even better, use lard. You can't get a better flavor out of a donut without using lard to fry them.
KahlZun4 years ago
What's 350-375 in Celcius?
nathan421004 years ago
It is. When deep frying things the oil should be a maximum of 1/3 of the pan (1/3 oil, 2/3 air) and the pan should be deep as well. a pasta pot usually works well with this.