Calling all beignet beginners – give it your best shot with Café du Monde’s beignet mix, they’ve been in the biz for 150+ years. You can purchase Café du Monde’s mix online and in most grocery stores. Then follow their suggestion and fry your sweet treat in cottonseed oil, ‘cause any other oil just wouldn’t taste the same!
Word of the “Best Beignet” contest is spreading fast – check out this post by QSR Magazine, sharing contest details with their readers. We’re looking forward to receiving entries from the foodservice community!
Have a great beignet recipe, but need a little inspiration? Chef Philip Dorwart demonstrates how to fry the perfect Café du Monde-style beignet. Watch the video, then try his tips and tricks when frying your “Best Beignet,” and don’t forget the cottonseed oil!