Holiday Cake Donuts

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holiday donuts

I think it’s safe to say baking donuts is officially a new passion of mine. I spent the last few days baking, dipping, drizzling, decorating, and testing different donut recipes until I finally found a recipe that survived the ultimate taste test! If you’re looking for last-minute, thoughtful gift ideas that are magically delicious, then try baking these cake donuts. Bake them, decorate them with holiday sprinkles, and add to a cellophane treat bag, and voila, you have Christmas goodies to spread the ultimate holiday cheer.


  • 2 cups cake flour, sifted
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/3 cup light brown sugar
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • pink of nutmeg
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk
  • 3 tbsp butter, melted


Preheat over to 425

Prepare a donut pan with cooking spray

Place the sifted flour, sugar, light brown sugar, baking powder nutmeg, and salt in a large bowl. Stir to continue.

Adds eggs, buttermilk, and butter. Whisk until smooth. Pipe batter into Wilton baking pan.

Bake 9-10 minutes. Allow the donuts to cool for 4-5 minutes before removing the pan.

Glaze Recipe’s:
Chocolate Glaze Ingredients:
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream 
  • 1 cup baking chocolate chips


Place 1/4 cup of cream in a microwave safe bowl.

Microwave 1/4 cup of cream for 30 seconds

Add chocolate chips and mix until smooth.

Dip each donut into the chocolate. Top with sprinkles.

White Chocolate Glaze Ingredients:

  • 3/4 tbsp heavy cream 
  • 1 cup white chocolate chips


Place 3/4 tbsp of cream in a microwave safe bowl.

Microwave 3/4  tbsp of cream for 20 seconds

Add white chocolate chips and mix until smooth.

Dip each donut into the white chocolate. Top with sprinkles.

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