Grands!® Pumpkin Doughnuts

Blogger Brooke McLay from Cheeky Kitchen shares a favorite recipe for Grands!® Pumpkin Doughnuts. Pillsbury® biscuits are fried into perfectly plump doughnuts, and then dipped into a splendid pumpkin-spiced glaze.

  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 20 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 8

Ingredients

2
cups vegetable oil for frying
4
cups powdered sugar
4 1/2
teaspoons pumpkin pie spice
1
tablespoon canned pumpkin (not pumpkin pie mix)
3
to 4 tablespoons half-and-half
1
can Pillsbury® Grands!® Flaky Layers refrigerated biscuits (8 biscuits)
  • 1 In 2-quart saucepan, heat oil over medium heat to 350°F to 375°F.
  • 2 In large bowl, beat powdered sugar, pumpkin pie spice, pumpkin and just enough half-and-half with whisk until smooth and thick glaze forms. Set aside.
  • 3 Separate dough into 8 biscuits. Using small round lid or cookie cutter, cut hole in center of each biscuit.
  • 4 Gently place 2 or 3 biscuits in hot oil. (Biscuit holes can also be fried!) Fry on one side until golden brown. With tongs, gently turn each biscuit over; fry until other side is golden brown. Remove doughnuts from oil; immediately dip into pumpkin glaze. Place doughnuts on cooling rack; cool 3 to 5 minutes or until glaze is set before serving.
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