Gluten Free Buñuelos with Guava Syrup

Yield: 9-12 servings

Ingredients 

Buñuelos
 
1 lb gluten free flour tortilla dough
1 cup sugar
1 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp ground nutmeg
1 cup oil for frying

 1 lb gluten free flour tortilla dough1 cup sugar1 tsp cinnamon1/4 tsp ground nutmeg1 cup oil for frying

Guava Syrup 

1 cup frozen guava pulp, defrosted
3/4 cup dark brown sugar
1 cup water

Directions

Buñuelos 

1. Combine sugar, cinnamon, and nutmeg into a large plastic bag and hake to blend ingredients, set aside.
2. Knead gluten free tortilla dough into 9-12 balls.
3. Heat oil in a large saucepan.
4. Flatten the dough balls into circles and fry each one in the oil for 3-4 minutes until crisp and golden brown.
5. Drain on plates covered in paper towels.
6. While the rounds are still warm, place into the sugar mixture bag and shake gently to coat.

Guava Syrup 

1. Add guava pulp, water, and sugar to a small sauce pan and bring mix to a boil.
2. Stir to dissolve sugar.
3. Lower heat and simmer, stirring occasionally until mixture is thick.
4. Transfer syrup to a small bowl and serve on the side of buñuelos for dipping or pour over buñuelos.