Holidays & Events

It’s time to celebrate! Get inspired to go above-and-beyond with our special recipes for holidays and events that take you from appetizers to dessert.

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What Are Paczki, Plus How to Make Your Own at Home

Filled with jelly and coated in sugar, paczki are a treat worth seeking out on Fat Tuesday.

Air-Fryer Mini Nutella Doughnut Holes

You can make these air-fryer doughnuts in advance and refrigerate them before frying. Just be sure to bring the dough...


Peanut Butter and Jelly Doughnuts

A classic jelly doughnut gets a fun twist with peanut butter glaze. No one will be able to resist these...


Old-Time Cake Doughnuts

16 reviews

This tender cake doughnut is a little piece of heaven at breakfast. For a variation, add 1 tablespoon dark rum...


Banana Beignet Bites

24 reviews

When I was a little girl, my grandmother took me aside one day and taught me how to make her...

Apple Butter Doughnuts

In my family, it's a tradition to make these lovely spiced doughnuts after sledding. The whole family gathers in the...


Old-Fashioned Doughnuts Holes

Light and yummy, these doughnut holes go fast! Their old-time goodness comes from mashed potatoes and buttermilk.

Idaho Spudnuts

6 reviews

Raising eight children on a potato farm in Idaho, Mother was very creative at using an abundant crop. We especially...


Buttermilk Doughnuts

4 reviews

It doesn't take long for a platter of these doughnuts to vanish. Our grandkids go for them in a big...


Butternut Squash Doughnuts

2 reviews

My mother and I used to make several batches of these cake doughnuts at a time. They're not only different,...


Carrot Cake Doughnuts

2 reviews

For an easy doughnut recipe which everyone will love, I make these doughnuts. I love carrot cake so I wanted...

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Jolly Jelly Doughnuts

3 reviews

Just looking at these plump jelly-filled doughnuts will make your mouth water. There's nothing like them. —Lee Bremson, Kansas City,...


Glazed Doughnuts

1 review

The light coffee flavor in these tasty sugar-glazed doughnuts makes them a perfect start to the morning...on Christmas Day or...


Brunch Beignets

2 reviews

Enjoy breakfast the New Orleans way with these warm, crispy bites. Topped with powdered sugar, they are a delight! —Lois...


First-Prize Doughnuts

10 reviews

"One year I entered 18 different baked goods in the county fair and all of them won a ribbon. Here...


Doughnuts with Cranberry-Orange Glaze

2 reviews

A sweet cranberry-orange glaze is the perfect topping for these fluffy doughnuts. Friends and family request a batch of these...

Lemon-Poppy Seed Doughnut Holes

The tender texture and light lemon flavor of these irresistible gems make them a hit at breakfasts and brunches—or even...


Coffee & Cream Doughnuts

3 reviews

Craving something sweet? You can make these decadent doughnuts in no time! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen


Sunny Morning Doughnuts

13 reviews

I love, love, love doughnuts but buying them can get expensive. This recipe is economical and so delicious. It beats...


Delicious Potato Doughnuts

3 reviews

I first tried these tasty treats at my sister's house and thought they were the best I'd ever had. They're...


Cinnamon Doughnut Twists

2 reviews

These melt-in-the-mouth, glazed goodies were adapted from a South African recipe. I make them at Christmastime, and they never last...


Buttermilk Potato Doughnut Holes

Having worked in a school cafeteria for more than 10 years, I've seen my share of recipes. Everyone loves the...


Spiced Doughnut Drops

These goodies are fit treats for any age, as Glendale Heights, Illinois resident Ruth Calcagno well knows. "Our children loved...


No-Fry Doughnuts

5 reviews

Meet the Cook: We have four boys - 13, 7, 6 and 5 - and these doughnuts never last long...

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Springtime Beignets & Berries

1 review

I've always loved beignets, but never thought I could make them myself. Turns out they're easy! Sometimes I'll even make...


Portuguese Doughnuts

1 review

Fresh warm doughnuts—felozes (fell-o-ses)—are a tradition in my Portuguese heritage, especially during the Easter season. Some people like to roll...


Mini Nutella Doughnuts

1 review

You can make these bites in advance and refrigerate them before frying. Just be sure to bring the dough to...


Drop Doughnuts

15 reviews

For 30 years, I've been using leftover mashed potatoes to make these light and fluffy doughnuts. The recipe was originally...


Jelly Doughnuts

6 reviews

There's no need to run to the bakery for delicious jelly doughnuts! These sweet treats are lighter than air. I've...