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How to Make Doughnuts Without a Doughnut Pan

Have you ever wanted to make baked doughnuts at home but couldn't because you didn't have a doughnut pan? Here's what to do!

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...


Spiced Sweet Potato Doughnuts

This sweet potato dessert (or decadent breakfast!) is easy to prepare. And no one minds eating the nutritious spuds when...


Sufganiyot

1 review

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

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...


Cider Doughnuts

8 reviews

Here on our 1,250-acre farm, we usually have a quick breakfast on the go. So I often keep a batch...

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...


Berry-Filled Doughnuts

7 reviews

Four ingredients are all you'll need for this sure-bet breakfast treat. Friends and family will never guess that refrigerated buttermilk...


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...


Orange-Glazed Crullers

2 reviews

"I enjoy preparing these lovely treats with my grandchildren," notes Muriel Lerdal of Humboldt, Iowa. "The make-ahead dough is great...

Cake Doughnuts

3 reviews

"I got the recipe for these yummy traditional treats from a camp cook who has prepared them for years, to...


Applesauce Drop Doughnuts

10 reviews

"I made these tasty cake doughnuts often when our children were growing up," says Frances Poste of Wall, South Dakota....


Puffs with Honey Butter

1 review

A priest shared the recipe for these delicious doughnut-like puffs. Honey butter is yummy on top. —Ruth Plaushin, Swiftwater, Pennsylvania


Idaho Spudnuts

6 reviews

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


Portland Cream Doughnuts

1 review

If you don't live near Portland Oregon, you can create your own version of the city's famous doughnut at home....

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...


Blue-Ribbon Doughnuts

3 reviews

What could be more delicious than a warm homemade doughnut? I've been making these tasty treats for my children and...


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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,...


Apple Butter Doughnuts

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


Sugared Doughnut Holes

9 reviews

These tasty, tender doughnut bites are easy to make. Tuck them in scalloped boxes and tie each with a bow...


Mashed Potato Doughnuts

3 reviews

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


Long Johns

4 reviews

The tattered recipe in my files is a good indication of how popular these doughnuts have been in our family...


Pineapple Drop Doughnuts

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

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Apple Puffs

2 reviews

"The recipe for these golden sugar-topped puffs comes from my mother," writes Pat Klingler from her home in Ashtabula, Ohio....


Frosted Round Johns

These delightful doughnuts are less greasy than some store-bought varieties, plus they're easy to prepare. My mother and I made...


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...


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...


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,...


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...