Sep 16, 2014

Oliebolen Dutch Fried Doughnut From Netherlands

Oliebolen  interesting name isn't it? Oliebolen is a Dutch doughnut kind of pastry which is a deep fried pastry. This deep fried pastry is filled with raisins, dried currents and peeled and chopped apple and served with powder sugar on top. This a traditional  dutch pastry well known as Oliebolen in Netherlands.these deep fried doughnut are specially eaten on New Year's Eve 
                                                                    Netherlands cuisine is well known as Dutch cuisine. For today we have to post a recipe for alphabet N. My choice for N is Netherlands, this cuisine is developed by dutch people. Dutch cuisine consists of the cooking traditions and practices from the Netherlands cuisine. Traditional dutch cuisine is simple and straightforward with lots of vegetables, specially potatoes. Potatoes are eaten with every meal if they are simply boiled or mashed potatoes. Holidays are celebrate with special food and this doughnut recipe is a holiday food recipe but now it is available every day. So lets check the traditional recipe from Netherland.
All purpose flour  ---  2 1/4 cups
Warm milk   ----  1 cup
Salt  ---  1 and half tea sp
Egg  ---- 1
Dried currants  ---  3/4 cup
Raisins   ----   3/4 cup
Apple  ---  1 peeled and chopped
Oil for deep frying
Confectioners sugar   ---- 1 cup
1. Add yeast to warm milk mix well and let it stand for 10 minutes.
2. Take flour and salt in to a big bowl stir well.
3. Add egg, yeast to flour and make a smooth batter
4. Stir in the currants, raisins, chopped apple  mix well once cover and leave it in a warm place for one hour.
5. Heat oil in a deep frying pan.
6. Take the batter with a spoon to give the doughnuts a scoop shape and slowly drop the batter in to the hot oil .
7. Fry this doughnuts till golden brown, remove from oil and drain on a kitchen towel .
8. Dust with confectioners sugar and serve hot. 


Suma Gandlur said...

These doughnuts must have tasted yummy.

Priya Suresh said...

I can munch a couple of super addictive fried doughnuts happily, damn delicious they are.

Varada's Kitchen said...

I am sure they tasted great with the apples and raisins.

Usha said...

Raisins, dates and apple filled doughnuts look good. Nice recipe for from the Dutch cuisine

Unknown said...

Dutch fried doughnuts looks fantastic ad must be one addictive snack :) love the name of this doughnut !!

The Pumpkin Farm said...

delicious doughnut recipe especially with basic ingredients available at home nice one

Srivalli said...

Another fried doughnut!..sounds so interesting Padma..I think I can safely omit the eff and make..

cookingwithsapana said...

Fried doughnuts looks simply irresistible. good one..

vaishali sabnani said...

Currants, raisins and have tasted delicious..the sugar dust is making it so gorgeous.

Pavani said...

Those donuts look so yumm!! Love the addition of raisins.

Pavani said...

Those donuts look so yumm!! Love the addition of raisins.

Harini R said...

Sound very yumm.

Chef Mireille said...

since my Mom's family is Dutch and have visiting there since I was a child, I can relate how yummy these are

Priya Srinivasan - I Camp in My Kitchen said...

I m thinking, how did i miss them?? Looks sinful, bookmarked!!!

Padmajha said...

They sure are addictive!!

Archana said...

These must have tasted super delicious.