German Chocolate Doughnuts

  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 8

Ingredients

4
cups Crisco® Pure Vegetable Oil
1
cup Pillsbury® Creamy Supreme® Coconut Pecan Frosting
1/2
cup Pillsbury® Creamy Supreme® Chocolate Frosting
1
can Pillsbury® Grands!® Flaky Layers refrigerated honey butter biscuits
1/4
cup chopped pecans
1/4
cup flaked coconut, toasted
  • 1 In 3-quart heavy saucepan, heat oil over medium heat to 350°F.
  • 2 Meanwhile, spoon coconut pecan frosting into decorating bag fitted with 1/2-inch wide tip. Set aside.
  • 3 In medium bowl, stir chocolate frosting and 1 tablespoon water until smooth. Set aside.
  • 4 Place paper towels under cooling rack. Separate dough into 8 biscuits; gently place 2 biscuits at a time in hot oil. Cook 1 to 1 1/2 minutes or until golden brown. Using tongs, gently turn over; cook 1 to 1 1/2 minutes or until golden brown. Remove to cooling rack; cool 2 minutes.
  • 5 Meanwhile, in small bowl,mix pecans and coconut.
  • 6 To fill doughnuts, insert decorating tip into side of each biscuit. Squeeze about 2 tablespoons of coconut pecan frosting into center.
  • 7 Dip one side of each biscuit in chocolate glaze. Sprinkle with pecan mixture. Serve warm or cool.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    530
    (
    Calories from Fat
    290),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    32g
    32%
    (Saturated Fat
    10g,
    10%
    Trans Fat
    2 1/2g
    2 1/2%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    600mg
    600%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    55g
    55%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    1g
    1%
    ),
    Protein
    4g
    4%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    8%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 6 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    3 1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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