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A or AN
The cook forgot to use the indefinite articles (a and an) in his recipe for doughnuts. Can you fill them in for him?


Serves: 10 

  • 630g plain flour
  • teaspoon of baking powder
  • 80g butter
  • 80g sugar
  •   egg
  • cup (250ml) of milk
  • oil for deep frying


Preparation time: 10 min  ›  Cooking time: 5 min  ›  Ready in: 15 min 

  1. Sieve flour and baking powder into bowl and rub in butter. Mix in the sugar.
  2. In separate bowl, beat the egg and milk together, make well in flour mix and pour in. Mix together to form soft dough.
  3. Roll out the dough on well floured surface to about 1 centimeter thickness and cut to shape of choice.
  4. Cook in hot deep frying oil for 30 seconds, turn over and cook for further 30 seconds until golden brown.
  5. Drain on kitchen paper. Roll in sugar or decorate and serve!

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