Peach season is going full blast. With a kitchen full of peaches, it was time to make some donuts! Of course, we couldn’t leave them unadorned so a crumb topping was a must.
The recipe follows:
PEACHY KEEN DONUTS
Makes 12 donuts
Ingredients for Donuts
- Spray on oil
- 2 cups diced peaches
- 1 cup granulated sugar
- 1/3 cup oil
- 1 egg beaten
- 1 tablespoon water
- 1 ½ cups unsifted flour for donuts
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon cinnamon
- ½ teaspoon salt
- ½ cup of toffee bits (optional)
Ingredients for Crumb Topping
- ½ cup unsifted flour
- ½ cup brown sugar
- 3 tablespoons of softened butter
Spray the donut pan with oil. Wipe off the excess spray from the top of the pan.
Combine peaches and sugar in bowl and let stand for 10 minutes.
Blend oil, egg, and water into peach mixture.
Add the 1 ½ cups flour, baking soda, baking powder, cinnamon, salt and optional toffee bits. Stir everything together.
Fill each donut mold 7/8 full with the batter.
Make the topping by combining the butter, brown sugar and ½ cup of flour
Crumble the topping over the donuts (½ of mix for 6 donuts).
Bake in the oven for 16 minutes.
Remove from oven and let cool about 30 minutes. Remove donuts from pan.
Store in the refrigerator for best flavor. This dessert is just peachy. Enjoy!