Southern Louisiana A square donut without hole: "a brand new Orleans coffeehouse offering beignets, an insidious Louisianian cousin for the doughnut that is out there getting powdered sugar in your face” ( L . A . Days).
Southern Louisiana A fritter.
fritter (with a fruit or veggie filling)
A Louisiana design fried donut or fritter covered in powdered sugar.
A fritter made up of different components.
a deep-fried, yeast-raised donut dusted with confectioners' sugar