Stacks of filled custard and jam doughnuts

Doughnut recipes

13 Recipes

Whether you like your doughnuts baked or deep-fried, we've got a tempting range of these sweet, fluffy treats. Try filled jam doughnuts, iced rings and more.

Doughnut dough

4.583335

(3 ratings)

Once you've tasted these irresistibly plump and sugary treats from doughnut master Justin Gellatly, there'll be no going back!...
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • A challenge
  • Vegetarian

Doughnut muffins

4.696665

(75 ratings)

These individual sugar-dipped cupcakes are baked not fried but taste just as delicious and are best straight from the oven
  • 38 mins
  • Easy

Coconut iced doughnuts

5

(1 rating)

The trick to light, fluffy doughnuts is to develop the gluten by kneading well and leaving to rise for as long as you dare
  • 1 hour
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Bite-sized toffee apple doughnuts

3.95

(5 ratings)

Master the art of deep frying and rustle up a batch of these irresistible mini-doughnuts filled with cinnamon caramel
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • A challenge

Watermelon doughnuts

0

(0 ratings)

Bake these simple watermelon doughnuts for a fun kids' treat. They're easier than you think and perfect for a summer celebration...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Blackberry doughnuts

5

(2 ratings)

Serve these blackberry doughnuts warm with custard, which goes particularly well with the zingy jam filling. They take a little effort but are so worth it
  • 2 hours and 20 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Baked mincemeat doughnuts

4.666665

(18 ratings)

Get into the Christmas spirit and enjoy the pure pleasure of baking these mincemeat filled doughnuts
  • 2 hours and 30 mins
  • More effort

Rice pop doughnuts

5

(1 rating)

These rice pop doughnuts are a fun activity for kids to get stuck into over the holidays. Just a few ingredients needed, no baking and plenty of sprinkles
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Crab doughnuts

5

(1 rating)

Savoury doughnuts are a delicious deep-fried treat. Decorate these perfect party nibbles with lemon zest and a few sprigs of cress
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • A challenge

Hot sugared doughnuts

3.4

(10 ratings)

Sweet picnic-friendly treats that will be gobbled up in seconds by kids and adults alike
  • 35 mins
  • More effort

Mini elf doughnuts

3.75

(2 ratings)

Don't let Santa's elves get left out this Christmas! Kids will love to help bake and decorate these tiny treats and leave them by their stockings - and you can add some carrots for Rudolph too
  • 55 mins
  • More effort

Doughsant

0

(0 ratings)

What could be more indulgent than a croissant a doughnut combined? Edd Kimber's cheat's dough gives wonderful crisp layers...
  • 2 hours
  • A challenge

Custard filling

4.375

(2 ratings)

A thick and creamy vanilla custard, perfect for piping into plump doughnuts or featherlight eclairs
  • 30 mins
  • More effort