German "Wheel Cakes" Doughnuts
These German "Wheel Cakes" Doughnuts are an old country treat best served warm. Welcome guests into your home with these light, sweet little cakes that melt on your tongue. Sweetened with cinnamon and dusted with sugar, these deep-fried treats are known by various named by many German mothers! Call them wheel cakes, bowties, umgedrehte hosen, raederkuchen, durchgeschlupfte hosen -- whatever you name these homemade doughnuts, they'll definitely be remembered fondly.