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Boston Cream Pie Donut

This is a recipe for a popular riff on the classic boston cream pie with a crisp flaky doughnut as the vessel for silky pastry cream the only specialty tool youll need is a pastry bag but you can also poke a funnel into the side of the doughnut and spoon the cream.

Boston cream pie donut. Love boston cream pie. Everything you love about boston cream pie but in fried form. You can fill them with. Using pillsbury grands allows you to eat mock donuts in just minutes.

Boston cream pie donuts 1 can pillsbury grands biscuits 1 box vanilla pudding prepared according to directions or use this fabulous filling 4 ounces dark chocolate meltedoil for frying heat oil in deep pot until hot. The boston cream pie doughnut or donut is a round solid yeast risen doughnut with chocolate frosting and a custard filling resulting in a miniature doughnut version of the boston cream pie. Start with refrigerated biscuit dough and about 2 inches of hot oil in a heavy bottomed skillet or dutch oven. 1 2 boston cream doughnut alternative names boston cream pie.

Use a few inches for frying. 2 in the bowl of a standing mixer add the sugar eggs salt melted butter and shortening mix either by hand or with a dough hook. Airy yeasted donuts are filled with silky vanilla custard and finished with a decadent chocolate glaze. A boston cream pie is an american dessert consisting of a yellow butter cake filled with custard or cream and topped with chocolate glaze1 the dessert acquired its name when cakes and pies were cooked in the same pans and the words were used interchangeably2 the opposite naming convention is still current in french where anything.

This homemade donut recipe calls for a simple dough hack. 1 in a small bowl add the warm milk and sprinkle over 1 tsp of sugar and the yeast. Not layers1 package vanilla pudding 34 oz instant is fine2 cups milk for pudding4 oz chocola. How to make boston cream donuts.

Use the grands to make any donuts you like. Fry each donut until puffy and golden brown. 16 of our best fall harvest decorating ideas for your home welcome. Allow the yeast to proof for about 5 minutes or until it starts to foam.

The boston cream pie donut is 539. This was a fun treat to make.