Fried apple cider churros with salted caramel sauce recipe from @bakedbyrachel
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Apple Cider Churros

Fried apple cider churros, tossed in a sweet cinnamon-sugar mixture and served with homemade caramel sauce.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 12 plus

Ingredients

  • 1 C apple cider
  • 1/3 C unsalted butter
  • 2 Tb and 1/2C granulated sugar divided
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 C all purpose flour
  • 3 1/2 tsp cinnamon divided
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg
  • Pinch of ground cloves
  • 1 batch salted caramel sauce

Instructions

  • Add apple cider, butter, 2 tablespoons of granulated sugar and salt to a medium saucepan set over medium high heat. Stir to combine and bring to a boil. When mixture comes to a boil, stir in flour, 2 teaspoons of cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves. Continue stirring until mixture is fully combined and pulls away from the sides of the pan. Remove from heat, transferring mixture to a large bowl or stand mixer bowl. Cool for 10 minutes.
  • Mix by hand or in a stand mixer using a paddle attatchment. Mix in vanilla and 1 egg at a time. Mix until fully combined. Transfer mixture to a large piping bag fit with a 1M piping tip
  • In a medium shallow bowl, combine remaining 1 1/2 teaspoons cinnamon and 1/2 cup granulated sugar. Set aside. 
  • Heat vegetable oil to 375F° in a deep fryer or large stockpot. 
  • Prepare a baking sheet with paper towels. 
  • When oil is properly heated, pipe 3-5-inch long sections of dough into the hot oil. Snip off cleanly with scissors. Fry in batches for 2 minutes or until golden brown, flipping halfway through. Drain on paper towels. When cool enough to touch, toss in cinnamon-sugar mixture and transfer to a clean tray. 

Notes

Recipe yields roughly 2-3 dozen.
An original recipe from Baked by Rachel