Sugared Puffs (Aka 'Dirt Bombs') Recipe

Looking for an easy Sugared Puffs (aka 'Dirt Bombs') recipe? Learn how to make Sugared Puffs (aka 'Dirt Bombs') using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by emmggn

Makes 9 servings



By David Lebovitz, author of 'Room for Dessert' and 'the Great Book of Chocolate".

Recipe Ingredients for Sugared Puffs (aka 'Dirt Bombs')

2 tablespoons butter, melted
3 large eggs, at room temperature
1 cup whole milk
1 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 teaspoons sugar
1 cup flour
2/3 cup sugar
1 teaspoon cinnamon
4 tablespoons butter, melted

Recipe Directions for Sugared Puffs (aka 'Dirt Bombs')

  1. Preheat the oven to 400. Liberally grease a nonstick popover pan, or a muffin pan with 1/2 cup indentations, with softened butter.

  2. For the puffs, put the 2 Tbl melted butter, eggs, milk, salt and sugar in a blender and whiz for a few seconds.

  3. Add the flour and whiz for 5 to 8 seconds, just until smooth.

  4. Divide the batter among 9 greased molds, filling each 1/2 to 2/3 full.

  5. Bake for 35 minutes, until the puffs are deep brown.

  6. Remove from the over, wait a few minutes until cool enough to handle, then remove the puffs from the pans. You may need a small knife to help pry them out.

  7. Mix the sugar and cinnamon in a medium bowl. Thoroughly brush each puff all over with melted butter, then dredge in sugar and cinnamon mixture to coat completely. Let cool on a baking rack.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 83.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
219
Calories from Fat
94
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
10.4g
16%
Saturated Fat
5.9g
30%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
94mg
31%
Sodium
349mg
15%
Potassium
80mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
27.7g
9%
Dietary Fiber
0.5g
2%
Sugars
17.1g
Protein
4.5g
Vitamin A 7% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 5% Iron 6%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in cholesterol
  • High in sugar
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