Prep Time:
45 min

Cook Time:
1 Min

Servings:
18 Servings

Difficulty:
Moderate

Prep Time:
45 min

Cook Time:
1 Min

Servings:
18 Servings

Difficulty:
Moderate

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 C. water
  • 1/2 C. Crisco® Butter Flavor All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1 C. all-purpose flour
  • 4 large eggs
  • FILLING
  • 3/4 C. sugar
  • 5 Tbsp. Clabber Girl® Corn Starch
  • Dash salt
  • 3 1/4 C. milk
  • 3 large egg yolks
  • 2 Tbsp. Crisco® Butter Flavor All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 1 tsp. Spice Islands® Pure Vanilla Extract
  • Powdered sugar

DIRECTIONS

  1. HEAT oven to 400ºF. Coat 3 baking sheets with no-stick cooking spray.
  2. COMBINE water, shortening and salt in medium saucepan. Bring to boil. Stir in flour all at once. Cook and stir until mixture forms a ball. Remove from heat. Add eggs, one at a time. Beat well after each addition. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto baking sheets, 6 per sheet.
  3. BAKE at least 30 minutes or until golden brown and dry. Cool away from drafts.
  4. COMBINE sugar, corn starch and salt in large saucepan. Stir in milk. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until smooth and thickened. Stir a little hot mixture into beaten egg yolks. Pour egg mixture back into saucepan; stir until blended. Cook an additional 2 or 3 minutes. Stir in shortening and vanilla. Cool.
  5. CUT off tops of cream puffs with a serrated knife. Pull out any soft dough. Spoon filling into cream puffs. Replace tops. Sprinkle lightly with powdered sugar. Serve immediately or refrigerate.

Nutrition

Serving size
(1 cream puff)

  • Calories 180
  • Calories from Fat90g
  • Total Fat 10g
  • Saturated Fat 2g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat 0g
  • Monounsaturated Fat 0g
  • Cholesterol 85mg
  • Sodium 105mg
  • Potassium 0mg
  • Total Carbohydrates 19g
  • Dietary Fiber 0g
  • Sugars 12g
  • Protein 4g
  • Vitamin A 0%
  • Vitamin C 0%
  • Vitamin D 0%
  • Calcium 0%
  • Thiamin 0%
  • Niacin 0%
  • Zinc 0%
  • Riboflavin 0%
  • Iron 0%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet