Delicious Doughnuts, 31 Ways

Skip the trip to the doughnut shop and make your own! With these fun and easy recipes, the sweet possibilities are nearly endless.

Part of: Food Obsessions

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Applesauce Doughnuts

"They serve old-fashioned applesauce doughnuts at our annual Folk Life Festival. These taste just like them!"

-Hannibal Homegirl

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Banana Churros (Spanish Doughnuts)

"These are tasty, crispy, sweet and exotic. I used rolled wax paper to squeeze the dough into the oil."

-tornadoes three

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Bread Machine Doughnuts

"My family loved these. I glazed the doughnuts and rolled the holes in powdered sugar."

-mtysinger

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Sour-Cream Doughnuts

"These were slightly crispy on the outside, and perfectly light inside. I loved the slight flavors of orange and cinnamon."

-Chef #1476203

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Maple Bars

Forget running out to buy maple bars—this recipe ensures one epic Sunday morning.

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Bunuelo (Colombian Doughnuts)

"This recipe was delicious! The first few I made were a little mutated, but in the end they came out awesome! Thanks!"

-Yuuki

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Glazed Doughnuts

"These doughnuts are best eaten warm. Ice them, or brush with melted butter and sprinkle them with cinnamon sugar."

-Sara 76

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Danish Doughnuts

"We serve these with jam and powdered sugar. Try putting chopped apple in the middle before flipping them."

-Kristina_DK

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Old-Fashioned Cake Doughnuts

"Wonderful recipe! I will definitely use this anytime I make doughnuts. I swapped in cinnamon for nutmeg because I'm not a fan of like nutmeg."

-Sarah M.

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Baked Pumpkin Doughnuts

"With my doughnut pan at my side I get rave reviews every time I make these. They're the best doughnuts ever!"

-Julieannie

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Shortcut Doughnuts

"I have been making this recipe for years. I dip them in a glaze made from powdered sugar, milk and a dash of vanilla."

-Junebug

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Powdered-Sugar Doughnuts

"These are excellent. Our Sicilian grandmother made these for us, and I have been looking for a recipe for years!"

-Chef #857147

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Mexican Doughnuts

"These are so good, and they're easy to make. You can whip up a batch and be enjoying them in 30 to 40 minutes!"

-AZPARZYCH

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Gluten-Free Doughnuts

"These look like the real thing, they taste like the real thing, and best of all, they're not hard to make!"

-What's Cooking?

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The Best Baked Doughnuts

"I've made this recipe several times now. The doughnuts are light, subtly flavored and totally delicious!"

-BevP

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Brown-Sugar Apple Cider Doughnuts

"I decided to shape mine into sticks. This recipe makes a dense doughnut that would hold up well for dunking!"

-Darkhunter

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Buttermilk Doughnuts

"I know what you're thinking — buttermilk doughnuts? I thought the same thing, until I tried these. The taste is awesome!"

-WyomingMoonDust

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Chinese Buffet Doughnuts

"It's hard to believe that something as simple as this could taste so good."

-officemaintenance

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Doughnuts with Bananas & Caramel

"This is a wonderful and easy dessert! I love the caramel sauce with just a hint of rum."

-Calee

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Baked Apple Cider Doughnuts

"These are great! I love the texture and the flavor."

-Mysterygirl

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Krafne (Croatian Doughnuts)

"This is a traditional carnival pastry in Croatia. They are very good when served warm."

-nitko

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Doughnut Birthday Cake

"My son wanted this for his birthday, and it was a big hit! I used cake doughnuts with sprinkles."

-ChefDLH

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Doughnut Shop Doughnut

If you're looking for a fluffy, bakery-style doughnut look no further. This is as close as you will come to a Krispy Kreme in your kitchen!

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Awwami

"I was looking for a quick and easy yeast glazed doughnut recipe, but came across these wonderful bites. These took care of my donut craving!"

-Ms. B

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Coffee and Doughnut Milkshakes

"I must admit, I tried this for breakfast — hey, it's coffee and doughnuts, why not?"

-Muffin Goddess

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Baked French Doughnuts

"Very very tasty! Though they remind me more of a cinnamon streusal than a doughnut. Everyone loved them."

-Dardus

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Ricotta Balls (Italian Doughnuts)

"Deliciously toasty on the outside and creamy cakey goodness on the inside, just like I remember them decades ago."

-eyolive

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Churros

"Super fun to make and not a bad little doughnut."

-Jamilahs_Kitchen

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Oven Doughnuts

"I've never made oven donuts like this before! They turned out great, really fab way to enjoy doughnuts without the guilt of frying!"

-anniesnomsblog

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Cinnamon-Sugar Italian Doughnuts

"This is the best doughnut ever. It's not too sweet and has a little bit of a crunch to it!"

-Cooking B

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Vanilla Filled Doughnuts

"These were very good, very easy to make, soft and tasty! I will be making them again."

-Cynna

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