Preparation info
  • Yields

    6 to 8

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Bill Neal's Southern Cooking

By Bill Neal

Published 1985

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  • 1 cup (235 ml) water
  • ½ cup (115 g


Combine the water and butter in the saucepan and bring to a full boil. Sift the salt, sugar, and flour together. Add to the boiling liquid all at once and stir well over medium heat for 4 to 5 minutes, or until the dough is smooth, glossy, and comes away from the sides of the pan. Remove from heat and stir for 2 to 3 minutes to cool slightly. Incorporate the eggs into the mixture, one at a time