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From: "Gary Boivin" <>
Subject: Re: O/T Re: [Q-R] Spudnuts
Date: Wed, 12 Mar 2003 23:38:51 -0700
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Spudnuts closed here (in Lethbridge) 3 years ago...
That's why I'm looking for a recipe.
It was the last SpudNuts of a former chain to be open.
Angie (Angelique) and her husband retired and the town has been missing
their spudnuts and home-made ice-dream ever since.
It was one of my regular stops.
It helped me maintain my waist.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Del. Christien" <>
Sent: Wednesday, March 12, 2003 11:00 PM
Subject: O/T Re: [Q-R] Spudnuts
> Had to ask - Babe's SpudNut Shop in Lethbridge - could this be their
> They were soooooo good!
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Elenore Chamberland" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Wednesday, March 12, 2003 10:31 PM
> Subject: [Q-R] Spudnuts
> > Hi Gary:
> > Will this one do?
> > Raised Potato Doughnuts
> > 2 cups milk
> > 1 cup sugar
> > 1/2 cup shortening
> > 1 1/2 tsp salt
> > 1 cup freshly mashed potatoes
> > 1 1/2 packages active dry yeast
> > 1/4 cup warm water
> > 3 eggs, well beaten
> > 1/2 tsp lemon extract
> > 1/2 tsp cinnamon
> > 8 cups all purpose flour
> > Scald milk. Add sugar, shortening, salt and potatoes. Stir and cool to
> > lukewarm.
> > Meanwhile, dissolve yeast in warm water and let stand 5 minutes. Then
> > potato mixture and eggs. Stir in lemon extract and cinnamon. gradually
> > flour, stirring until well blended, after each addition. Scrape into
> > greased bowl, cover, let rise in warm place, until it holds the
> > of your finger when you touch it lightly. Then punch down to release
> > Roll out on lightly floured board to 1/2" thickness. Cut with 2 3/4"
> > doughnut cutter,place on floured dish towel, and cover with another
> > let rise in a warm place, until doubled in bulk.
> > Fry in at least 1 inch of hot fat, 375 degrees F. until golden on both
> > sides, turning gently with a fork only once. Drain on absorbent paper.
> > Makes 5 to 6 dozen.
> > This is from an old recipe out of the newspaper.
> > Elenore
> > At 10:03 AM 03/12/2003 -0700, Gary Boivin wrote:
> > >Nice recipe...
> > >I'm looking for a doughnut recipe for SpudNuts.
> > >They are a yeast, potato flour doughnut.
> > >Ya got one Matante?
> > >
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