Disney Parks Churro Bites Recipe

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by Alex Dunlap, Food & Beverage Communications Coordinator

'These past few weeks, we’ve seen many of you sharing Disney recipes and creating your very own magical moments right at home. Being a BIG fan of Disney Parks snacks myself, this has inspired us to share one of my favorite recipes so you can continue creating #DisneyMagicMoments.'

Ingredients

1 cup water
8 tablespoons butter
¼ teaspoon salt
¾ teaspoon ground cinnamon, divided
1 ¼ cups all-purpose flour
3 eggs
1 ½ cups vegetable or canola oil
½ cup sugar

Instructions

  • Combine water, butter, salt, and ¼ teaspoon cinnamon in 1 ½-quart saucepan over medium heat. Bring pot to rolling boil.
  • Reduce heat to low.
  • Add flour and stir vigorously until mix forms a ball. Remove from heat and let rest for 5-7 min.
  • Add eggs, one at a time, and stir until combined. Set aside.
  • Heat oil in medium skillet or 1-quart saucepan over medium-high heat or until temperature reaches 350˚.
  • Spoon dough into piping bag fitted with large star tip. Pipe 1-inch strip of dough over saucepan, cut with knife, and drop into hot oil. Repeat until churro bites fill saucepan with room to fry. 
  • Fry churro bites until golden brown. Remove with slotted spoon or mesh spider strainer.
  • Drain churro bites on paper towel.
  • Mix sugar and ½ teaspoon cinnamon in medium bowl. Toss in churro bites until coated. Place on serving plate and serve with favorite dipping sauce.