The donnoli recipe has revolutionized baking in the United States . The name of this dish derives from the fusion of two words: donuts and cannoli. Doesn’t that sound delicious? To prepare it, a joint is made that is prepared with donut dough and is filled with mascarpone cream and cream. The recipe is very easy to prepare. It is only recommended to have metal cylinders on hand so that the donnoli acquire the proper shape.
Mascarpone is the fresh, under-matured cheese that is used in this recipe to fill the joints. It contains proteins necessary to strengthen the body’s immune system, cells and tissues. It provides vitamins (A, B1, B2, B3 B12 and C) and minerals (sodium, calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus and potassium), among other nutrients.
For the dough:
- 1 cup of milk
- 2 tablespoons of butter
- 1 unit of egg
- 2 tablespoons of water
- 2 1/3 cups of flour
- 5 tablespoons of sugar
- ½ teaspoon of salt
- ¾ tablespoon of baking powder
- Abundant sunflower oil for frying
For the cream:
- 500 gr. of mascarpone cheese
- 1 cup of whipped cream
How to prepare the donnoli recipe:
- Put the flour, salt, sugar and yeast in a bowl. Mix and form a volcano.
- Beat the egg in a separate bowl.
- Pour the milk into a saucepan and heat until it starts to smoke.
- Melt the butter in the microwave.
- Add the warm milk, water, beaten egg and melted butter to the bowl with the flour. Mix well until a homogeneous and sticky mass is obtained.
- Transfer the dough to another clean container and cover with plastic wrap . Let stand for 1 hour.
- After time, flour a flat surface to work the dough. Cut portions and stretch long to roll over a metal cylinder.
- In a frying pan, pour plenty of oil for frying. Heat over high heat and add the cylinder covered with dough to fry the joints . Remove from the heat, remove the joints from the tube and put on absorbent paper.
- Repeat the previous action until the mass is finished. Let cool.
- To make the cream, beat the mascarpone vigorously in an electric mixer. Then, mix it with the whipped cream making enveloping movements.
- Put the mascarpone cream in a sleeve and fill the joints.
Prepare this spectacular recipe for donnoli (American dessert), a dessert that will surprise everyone at home. It is ideal for children’s gatherings, snacks or any occasion that requires a sweet and delicious snack.