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20 Delicious Doughnut Recipes

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20 Delicious doughnut recipes to try! Baked, fried, dipped, sprinkle coated, sugar dusted, and even gluten free - these look amazing! June 3rd is National Doughnut Day. Did you know that, darlings? I’m not sure we need a day to celebrate doughnuts (or donuts) though. Baked or fried, filled or with that classic ring shape, doughnuts make us smile!

I absolutely love the variety of doughnut recipes available on the internet and am always finding a new one – or dozen – that I want to try. So today, I decided to share a list of a few of my favorites which I’ve either tried, or would love to try in the near future. I hope you find a little inspiration here too, lovelies. 🙂

The Simpson’s Donuts – The Flavor Bender

Flavor Bender

Mudslide Doughnuts – Goodie Godmother

Mudslide doughnuts - because any hour with doughnuts is a happy hour. Recipe on

Ombre Powdered Sugar Doughnuts – A Side of Sweet

side of sweet

Gulab Jamun – La Petit Chef

la petit chef

Cake Mix Doughnuts – Jennifer Meyering

jennifer meyering

Baked Berry Spelt Doughnuts – The Cook’s Pyjamas

the cooks pyjamas

Gluten Free Vanilla Birthday Cake Doughnuts – Gluten Free Palate

gluten free palate

Chocolate Cake Mix Doughnuts – A Nerd Cooks

a nerd cooks

Chocolate Glazed Baked Doughnuts – Unicorns in the Kitchen

unicorns in the kitchen

Baked Peanut Butter Nutella Doughnuts – Recipes from a Pantry

recipes from a pantry pb nutella

Gluten Free Cinnamon Sugar Doughnuts – Forest and Fauna

forest and fauna

Baked Red Velvet Doughnuts – Goodie Godmother

Red Velvet Doughnut Recipe

Lemon Raspberry Donut Holes – Cook Craft Love

cook craft love

Zeppole di Ricotta – Zagleft


Baked Banana Bread Doughnuts – Marsha’s Baking Addiction

marshas baking addiction

Gluten Free Sufganiyot with Cardamom Coffee Cream – Immigrant’s Table

immigrants table

Pear Ginger Doughnuts (vegan + gluten free) – Healthy Helper Blog

healthy helper

French Beignets – Mon Petit Four

mon petit four

Baked Bailey’s Doughnuts with a Bailey’s Glaze – Recipes from A Pantry

recipes from a pantry baileys

Basic Doughnut Recipe – Krumpli


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Thursday 28th of July 2016

Yum!! God my whole mouth just watered at these pics! Everything looks so so delicious. Thanks for including my gulab jamuns!

Nicole @Little Blog on the Homestead

Saturday 4th of June 2016

I was so sad that I went into work on the National Doughnut Day and not one person thought about bringing in doughnuts...what a missed opportunity!

Ksenia @ At the Immigrant's Table

Saturday 4th of June 2016

Oh my god! How many doughnuts is it safe to eat in one sitting? I just might have to find out! Thanks for including me in this inspiring, gorgeous round-up.

Tania @ The Cook's Pyjamas

Saturday 4th of June 2016

I've been meaning to bake some more doughnuts. Now I have far too much choice ;) A fantastic round-up. Thanks for including my recipe.

Bintu | Recipes From A Pantry

Saturday 4th of June 2016

My gosh, I might have to drop everything I have planned for the weekend and work my way through these doughnuts.

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