Sweet Spanish temptations

A medium skin-toned hand dips churros in a bowl of rich brown chocolate protein cream
Goal shape
Total time 45 mins
Difficulty Easy
Nutritional value (per portion)
kcal 82
Protein 4 g
Fat 5 g
Ingredients …

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You will need

This dough makes about 14 churros. One churro, without toppings, has 82 kcal and 4g protein.
For the dough:
60 g margarine
0.5 tsp salt
230 ml water
100 g spelt flour
30 g Whey Protein Vanilla
Whey Protein Vanilla
Whey Protein Vanilla
The highest-quality protein from pasture-raised, grass-fed cows.
0.5 tsp cinnamon
3 eggs

For the finishing touches:


Sweet Spanish temptations

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How would you describe churros in a nutshell? A perfect seasonal treat, whether your holiday celebrates fried foods or you just want a winter warmer! Not to mention sweet, crispy, and… greasy. Our reworked recipe has better nutritional values and cuts tons of calories. Let us show you how to make low-fat churros at home!


  • Preheat the oven to 180° C.
  • Melt the margarine in a pot over medium heat. Add the salt and water. Bring to a simmer, stirring constantly.
  • Add the flour, Whey Protein, and cinnamon and stir well. Add the eggs one by one, stirring after each egg is added.
  • Transfer the dough to a piping bag with a star tip. Pipe the dough onto a piece of parchment paper in lengths of about 10cm.
  • Bake for 30-35 minutes until golden brown.
  • Stir together the remaining cinnamon with the sugar. Dip the churros in the cinnamon sugar to coat them. Serve with Protein Cream to dip.
  • Enjoy!
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