vegetable oil 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 cup sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 cup vegetable oil 3/4 cup buttermilk 1 egg sugar or cinnamon sugar
Heat oil (2-3") in Dutch oven to 375 degrees F.
Mix flour, sugar, salt, baking powder, nutmeg and baking soda in large bowl. Add oil, buttermilk and egg; beat with fork until smooth.
Drop batter by teaspoonfuls (do not make too large or they will not cook through) into hot oil. Fry about 3 minutes or until golden brown on both sides; drain on paper towels. Immediately roll in sugar.