Chai Sufganiyot (Hanukkah Donuts) with Orange-Pumpkin Buttercream

Chai Sufganiyot (Hanukkah Donuts) with Orange-Pumpkin Buttercream

Ready in 3 hours 30 minutes

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For the donuts:
2 /12 to 2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour; plus more for rolling out the dough
3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground cardamom
1/2 teaspoon fine salt
Vegetable oil; for coating the bowl
1 (1/4-ounce) packet active dry yeast (2 1/4 teaspoons)
1/4 cup plus 1 teaspoon granulated sugar
1/2 cup warm water (105°F to 115°F)
1 chai tea bag
1/3 cup whole milk
2 large egg yolks
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 tablespoons unsalted butter (1/4 stick); cut into 8 pieces and at room temperature
For the buttercream filling:
4 tablespoons unsalted butter (1/2 stick); at room temperature
1/4 cup pumpkin purée (not pie filling)
1/2 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
1/8 teaspoon finely grated orange zest (optional)
2 cups powdered sugar; sifted
To finish:
2 quarts vegetable oil
1/2 cup granulated sugar

Original recipe makes 12 Servings



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