Go nuts for donuts with these fun and easy donut recipes. From lemon basil to standard chocolate cake donuts, this collection has something for everyone!

From classic chocolate and vanilla donuts to more fun flavors, like lemon basil and strawberry glaze, these tasty and delicious donut recipes are perfect any time of year!

1. Vanilla Glazed Baked Donuts

Looking for a quick and easy donut recipe? Look no further than these vanilla glazed donuts. Baked in a donut pan and topped with an easy confectioners’ sugar glaze, these donuts are a great recipe to make with the whole family.

2. Chocolate Glazed Baked Cake Donuts

Why mess with a classic? This chocolate glazed cake donut recipe is certain to be a crowd-pleaser. Customize your donuts with sprinkles or a drizzle of Candy Melts candy for a splash of color.

3. Lemon Basil Donuts

While most donuts are great with coffee, these lemon and basil donuts are delicious with your favorite cup of hot tea. Infused with Meyer lemons and basil, these bright and citrusy treats are sure to get sleepy heads out of bed.  

4. Homemade Coffee Cake Donuts

There’s nothing like warm coffee cake donuts fresh out of the oven in the morning. Our baked donut batter is made with a little sour cream to keep them moist and full of flavor. Then top the donuts with the brown sugar-cinnamon crumble and a warm sugar glaze (the best part of any coffee cake)!

5. Baked Blueberry Cake Donuts

Put those extra blueberries to use with this blueberry-filled baked donut recipe. Made using fresh fruit, these donuts are a delicious Sunday morning treat.

6. Baked Raspberry Cake Donuts

Real raspberries are mixed into this buttermilk cake donut recipe for a sweet and tart flavor everyone will love. Top your donuts with a shiny pink glaze for a bright start to your morning.

7. Marbled Pastel Donuts

These homemade vanilla donuts are topped with a colorful pastel topping, made by swirling different shades of Candy Melts candy. Just dip, decorate and dive in!

8. Carrot Cake Donuts with Cream Cheese Glaze

These carrot cake donuts are a fun twist on a familiar favorite. Topped with a tangy cream cheese glaze and chopped nuts, this homemade donut recipe is a tasty and fun way to put some of those old carrots to use!

9. Rice Cereal Donuts

These rice cereal donuts aren’t quite the real thing, but they’re a great substitute! Made using your favorite rice cereal treat recipe, these “faux-nuts” are topped with creamy vanilla frosting and your favorite sprinkles or nonpareils.

10. Fruity Spring Donuts

Feel a little better about eating a donut (or two!) with these fruit-topped donuts. Use whatever dried fruits and nuts you have on hand to create your own fun concoctions!

11. Mini Strawberry Donuts

Kids and adults alike will love this mini donut recipe. Flavored with real strawberries and topped with a strawberry puree, these little bite-sized delights are great for weekend breakfasts or tea parties with the kids.

12. Sour Cream Cake Donuts

Flavored with sour cream and nutmeg, these soft and delicious donuts are great for customizing to fit your needs. Top them with glaze, frosting or Candy Melts candy…or simply roll in cinnamon sugar and enjoy as is!

13. Red Velvet Donuts with Cream Cheese Glaze

There’s no guilt in having red velvet cake for breakfast with this baked donut recipe! Topped with a cream cheese glaze, these red velvet donuts are a sweet way to start your morning.

14. Chocolate Donut Ice Cream Sandwiches

The only thing that makes these chocolate donuts better is the ice cream filling! A delicious and fun way to treat the whole family, these chocolate donuts can be filled with your favorite store-bought ice cream for a yummy dessert everyone will love.

15. Purple Stars and Flowers Donuts

Jazz up your donuts with a little decorative piping. Made using a variety of star tips, these donuts are a fun alternative to birthday cake or cupcakes.

Which of these donuts are you excited to make? Let us know in the comments below, and be sure to check out all our awesome donut supplies, including baking pans, sprinkles, icing and more!

baked donuts with vanilla glaze

15 Easy and Delicious Cake Donut Recipes

Go nuts for donuts with these fun and easy donut recipes. From lemon basil to standard chocolate cake donuts, this collection has something for everyone!
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