James' Sweet Milk Doughnuts


4-1/4 cups sifted flour
3-1/2 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. ground nutmeg
1/4 tsp. cinnamon
3 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla
3/4 cup sugar
3 tbsp. softened butter
3/4 cup milk
Oil for frying


Sift flour, baking powder, salt and spices. Set aside. Beat eggs. Add vanilla and sugar to eggs. Beat well. Mix in butter. Add milk and sifted ingredients alternately to egg mixture. Mix into a soft dough. Drop doughnuts into hot oil.