Endless Love Valentine's Day Doughnut

Recipe: Endless Love’ Valentine’s Day Doughnut

Here’s the design for a Valentine’s Day themed doughnut that beautifully represents the theme of ‘Endless Love’. It features a deep red velvet glaze, golden swirls, infinity symbols, and edible ruby red gems, all set in a romantic setting with dried roses and a golden locket.

Ingredients

For the Doughnut:
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 packet instant yeast (about 2 1/4 tsp)
  • 2 eggs, at room temperature
  • 1/4 cup buttermilk, warmed
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, room temperature, cut into small pieces
  • Red food coloring
Red Velvet Glaze:
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2-3 tbsp milk
  • Red food coloring
Decorations:
  • Edible gold icing for swirls and infinity symbols
  • Edible ruby red gems

Instructions

  1. Dough Preparation:
    • In a large bowl, mix flour, cocoa, sugar, salt, and yeast.
    • Add eggs, buttermilk, and enough red food coloring to achieve a deep red color.
    • Knead in butter until smooth and elastic.
    • Let it rise until doubled in size.
  2. Shaping and Baking:
    • Roll out dough, cut into shapes, and let rise on a baking sheet.
    • Bake at 350°F (175°C) for 10 minutes, or until golden.
    • Cool on a wire rack.
  3. Red Velvet Glaze:
    • Mix powdered sugar with milk and red food coloring until smooth.
  4. Decoration:
    • Dip each doughnut in the glaze.
    • Use edible gold icing to create swirls and infinity symbols.
    • Adorn with edible ruby red gems.

This ‘Endless Love’ doughnut symbolizes the timeless and everlasting nature of love, making it perfect for a romantic Valentine’s Day celebration.

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