bunuelos

buñuelo

[boon-yoo-ey-loh; Spanish boo-nywe-law]
noun, plural buñuelos [boon-yoo-ey-lohz; Spanish boo-nywe-laws] . Mexican Cookery.
a thin, round, fried pastry, often dusted with cinnamon sugar.

Origin:
< Mexican Spanish; Spanish: doughnut, fritter; compare Catalan bunyol bun, bony lump, bulge; akin to the Romance base of bunion, beignet

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