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Fry Bread

I got the original recipe for this fry bread here, and I altered it a bit and included some additional instruction based on my experience.

How to make fry bread:

Combine together in a medium bowl:
4 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon baking powder

Add in and mix together:
1 and 1/2 cups warm water (approx. 110 degrees F)

Knead until the dough is soft and not sticky. Divide and shape into 3-4 inch diameter balls. Flatten into patties about 1/4 to 1/2 inch thick and make a small hole in the center of each.

Fry each in 1 inch of hot oil (I used vegetable oil, you can also use shortening). Turn over to brown both sides. Fry for 3-5 minutes or until golden brown color. Set on paper towels to absorb some of the excess oil.

They are best eaten when they are still hot. Top with refried beans, tomatoes, lettuce, avacado, etc.
With these measurements, I made 8 medium-sized pieces of fry bread.


And make it a dessert by topping with cinnamon sugar, honey, and/or powdered sugar.






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