Doughnut Recipes

Forget your morning doughnut run—we have plenty of delicious doughnut recipes you can make right at home, including ring doughnuts, baked doughnuts and fried doughnuts. Sprinkles optional (but encouraged!).

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Air-Fryer Cinnamon Breakfast Bites

3 reviews

These scrumptious breakfast treats are so quick and easy to make and the air fryer gives this a crispy, sugary coating that's hard to resist.—Ruth Hastings, Louisville, Illinois

Buckeye Doughnut Holes

Ohioans LOVE their buckeyes! They are in just about every candy shop and on every homemade sweets tray. I've taken...


Air-Fryer Doughnuts

7 reviews

My sons and I love doughnuts, but in the Florida heat I rarely want to deep-fry them. I tried making...


How to Make Gluten-Free Doughnuts

It can be tricky to find gluten-free doughnuts in stores, but they're quite easy to make at home! You'll be...


11 Great Glazes for Your Homemade Doughnuts

Classic glazed doughnuts get their sweet shine after being brushed with a combination of confectioners' sugar and milk. Want to...

Buttons and Bows

2 reviews

Biscuit mix hurries along these nutmeg-spiced buttons and bowknots. They're a fun breakfast treat to enjoy on a snowy morning....


Mashed Potato Doughnuts

4 reviews

As a special treat in winter, my parents would make a double batch of these doughnuts to welcome us six...

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,...


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...


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...


Orange-Glazed Crullers

2 reviews

I enjoy preparing this lovely cruller recipe with my grandchildren. The make-ahead dough is great for a gathering. —Muriel Lerdal,...

Cinnamon Breakfast Bites

10 reviews

This cinnamon bites recipe is the perfect breakfast treat with a sweet, crispy coating.—Ruth Hastings, Louisville, Illinois


Pineapple Drop Doughnuts

These light, cake-like treats warm you up on a cold winter morning. They satisfy your hunger for doughnuts with less...


Sugared Doughnut Holes

9 reviews

These tasty, tender doughnut bites are easy to make. Serve them warm in a small paper bag, as is done...


Apple Cider Doughnut Holes

3 reviews

Their light, tender texture and apple cider flavor make these small bites a big hit! My mom made them every...


Old-Time Cake Doughnuts

15 reviews

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

Old-Fashioned Buttermilk Doughnuts

2 reviews

Guests will have a touch of nostalgia when they bite into one of these old-fashioned doughnuts. Accents of nutmeg and...


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...


Sufganiyot

1 review

Sufganiyot are believed to have first come from Spain, adapted from a similar treat, the sopaipilla. Others say the sopaipilla...


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Apple Cider Doughnuts

29 reviews

Apple doughnuts remind me of family trips to South Dakota. We’d stop at Wall Drug for a dozen or so...


Pennsylvania Dutch Potato Doughnuts

4 reviews

My relatives have been making these tasty doughnuts for years. The potatoes keep them moist, and the glaze provides just...


Butternut Squash Doughnuts

2 reviews

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


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New Orleans Beignets

15 reviews

These sweet, square and holeless French doughnuts are known as beignets. New Orleans’ traditional breakfast always includes a few of...


The Best Doughnut Shops in Every State

Time to start planning a road trip! We uncovered the best doughnut shops in every state.

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