Donut Recipe with Cinnamon and Nutmeg

Cinnamon and nutmeg spice up this Donut Recipe.
By Bob Artley and Rob Artley
December 2013
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This Donut Recipe With Cinnamon and Nutmeg is a farm kitchen classic.
Photo By Natalia Kleriova

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Memories of a Farm Kitchen (Pelican Publishing Company, 2010) hearkens back to when the hearth of the farm — the kitchen — represented the warmth and well-being of the family. Brothers Bob Artley and Rob Artley evoke these ideals in this touching homage to the traditional Midwestern farm kitchen. The Donut Recipe With Cinnamon and Nutmeg is excerpted from the fifteenth chapter.

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Donut Recipe with Cinnamon and Nutmeg

1/3 cup sugar
1 1/2 cups sifted flour
2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1 egg
1/2 cup milk
1 tablespoon melted shortening

Sift dry ingredients together.

Beat egg and add.

Add milk and shortening and stir together lightly.

Drop from teaspoon into hot fat and cook for 3-4 minutes.

From Memories of a Farm Kitchen, text by Bob Artley and Rob Artley, illustrations by Bob Artley, © 2010 by Bob Artley, used by the permission of the publisher, Pelican Publishing Co., Inc.

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