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Doughnut recipes

15 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.

29 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Once you've tasted these irresistibly plump and sugary treats from doughnut master Justin Gellatly, there'll be no going back!

1 hr and 25 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
136 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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

38 mins
Easy
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6 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

Take your baking skills to new levels by making your own jam-filled doughnuts. Decorate with pink icing and freeze-dried raspberries for the wow factor

1 hr and 5 mins
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Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star 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 hr
More effort
Vegetarian
9 ratings 2.7 out of 5 star rating

Make a batch of our sweet jam doughnuts for the ultimate indulgent treat. These pillowy soft doughnuts are well worth the effort and are great for sharing

1 hr and 25 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Master the art of deep frying and rustle up a batch of these irresistible mini-doughnuts filled with cinnamon caramel

1 hr and 15 mins
A challenge
4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Bake these easy, no-yeast ring doughnuts for a fun kids' treat. They're easier than you think and perfect for a summer celebration

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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 hrs and 20 mins
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Vegetarian
19 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Get into the Christmas spirit and enjoy the pure pleasure of baking these mincemeat filled doughnuts

2 hrs and 30 mins
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2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These rice pop ring 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
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Savoury doughnuts are a delicious deep-fried treat. Decorate these perfect party nibbles with lemon zest and a few sprigs of cress

1 hr and 45 mins
A challenge
18 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

Sweet picnic-friendly treats that will be gobbled up in seconds by kids and adults alike

35 mins
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2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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
2 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

What could be more indulgent than a croissant a doughnut combined? Edd Kimber's cheat's dough gives wonderful crisp layers

2 hrs
A challenge
4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A thick and creamy vanilla custard, perfect for piping into plump doughnuts or featherlight eclairs

30 mins
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