Healthy Twinkie-style donuts? Yep, we developed these just for you. Old school recipe with a nutritional facelift. You can have two.
1 package Zemas Gluten-Free Multigrain Pancake & Waffle mix
½ t. baking powder
¼ t. baking soda
1 t. xanthan gum
½ c. butter, melted (regular or dairy free)
¼ c. oil of choice
2 T. pure maple syrup
¼ c. sugar of choice
1 t. pure vanilla extract
2 eggs (or egg replacer)
1 c. milk of choice
½ c. butter (regular or dairy free), softened
2 c. powdered sugar
2 T. milk of choice
½ T. pure vanilla extract
Instructions:In a mixing bowl, whisk together Zemas mix, baking powder, baking soda and xanthan gum.
In another bowl, whisk together the milk, butter, oil, vanilla, eggs and sugar.
Working in three batches, alternate adding the
Combine the wet mixture with the dry ingredients.
Preheat the Twinkie maker.*
Once heated, spray with non-stick cooking spray and fill about ¾ full with the batter.
Bake for 8 minutes.
When done, pop them out and let them cool completely before filling with cream filling (recipe below).
In an electric mixer, cream the butter until light and fluffy.
Add in the powdered sugar a cup at a time, mixing between each addition until fully combined.
Add in the milk one tablespoon at a time.
Put into a pastry bag fitted with thin circle attachment and fill the donuts either from the bottom(making three different holes across the length) or the sides.
Dust with powdered sugar. (optional)
Cooking method:-Select (optional)-
Special ingredients:no dried fruits, no fresh / raw fruits that don't get cooked by the end of the recipe, no fermented / pickled foods, no beans / legumes / pulses, no dried / ground spices, no meat / poultry, no alcohol
Just right for...:Great for kids, Holiday Sweets & Treats
Top 8 allergens?:gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free, soy-free, fish-free, shellfish-free, nut-free, peanut-free
Active/prep time:None selected
Total time (inc active/prep):None selected
Substitution ideas:*Notes: We used a Twinkie maker, but you may also use any donut pan that has a long donut shape to it. We found many options on Amamzon.com in many different price ranges and this recipe will be one you make on a regular basis!