Apple Fritters – Buñuelos de Manzana


  • 1 cup cake flour
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 cup whole milk
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup chopped peeled tart apple (about 3)
  • Oil for frying



  1. Peel the apples and cut them medium diced.
  2. In a bowl mix apples with flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, eggs, milk and vanilla
  3. Preheat enough oil to fry; about ¼ or ½ inch oil in a frying pan.
  4. Drop several spoonful of the batter into the hot oil and fry until golden on both sides, about 5 minutes depending on the size.
  5. Options to enjoy them: drizzle your favorite syrup, dust with powdered sugar, vanilla ice-cream, caramel, condensed milk, or plain.