9 Drool-Worthy Doughnut Recipes

Check out some simple, but drool-worthy doughnut recipes just in time for national doughnut day on June 1st! From doughnut truffles to doughnut flavored cupcakes there’s sure to be a flavor that satisfies everyone’s taste buds.

Forget those boring glazed doughnuts and try some of these simple, yet creative recipes that are sure to make your mouth water. As national doughnut day approaches on June 1st get ready to ditch those simple doughnuts you know and love and spice them up with one of these drool-worthy recipes. From red velvet and chocolate truffle to just a plain vanilla, these doughnuts are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth.


  • Doughnut Truffles

    Lara Ferroni created these delicious doughnut truffles that are so easy to make. Now you can transform those stale doughnuts laying around the house into a delicious dessert. All you need to do is crumble the old doughnuts, reshape them into balls and top them off with chocolate sauce. So simple!

  • Mini Doughnuts with Mini Milk Shots

    Obviously doughnuts and milk go together like peanut butter and jelly. These doughnuts and milk shots are the perfect pick-me-up and because they’re mini you don’t even have to feel guilty!

  • Easy Cinnamon Sugar Doughnuts

    Little Bit Funky has created the perfect match for your morning coffee. These easy cinnamon sugar doughnuts only require four ingredients and taste delicious. Cinnamon has become a popular addition for doughnuts today, adding the perfect amount of sweetness, and with the left over batter you can make doughnut holes as well. Try this recipe with your morning coffee or add a scoop of vanilla ice cream to make it a delicious dessert.

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  • Pumpkin Puree Doughnut

    Who says pumpkins are only for fall? Try serving these delicious cakey doughnuts topped with pumpkin puree and a buttermilk spice icing. It’s the perfect balance of sweet and spicy for any time of the year.

  • Doughnut Flavored Cupcake

    Jennifer Duran put together this unique doughnut flavored cupcake. She says that it is the perfect officer’s treat, being a cupcake with the taste of a doughnut. This doughnut poses as a cupcake and is topped with coffee icing and a French vanilla mocha cream filling…definitely drool-worthy.

  • Mini Cake Doughnuts with Maple Glaze

    Glorious treats created this mini cake doughnut topped with a maple glaze and chocolate sprinkles. So delicious I am sure you will have trouble putting them down.

  • Grilled Doughnut Bananas Foster

    This grilled doughnut bananas foster recipe is so easy with only three ingredients. Just grill the doughnut alongside your bananas and add a drizzle of caramel. It takes the simple doughnut to an entirely new level.

  • Salted Caramel Glazed Doughnut Holes

    Brown Sugar Mama took a new approach to the traditional glazed doughnut. These salted caramel glazed doughnut holes are just the right balance between salty and sweet.

  • Homemade Red velvet Doughnuts

    Now that amazing red velvet flavor is not only for cakes. These red velvet doughnuts can be a great snack for morning or night and are so simple to make. Topped with a cream cheese glaze, these doughnuts are a must for national doughnut day.

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