Five Doughnuts We Can’t Wait to Bake Up

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Whether you’re on team donut or doughnut, I think we can all agree that National Doughnut Day just might be the best food holiday ever invented. Instead of stopping by the local donut shop to pick up a dozen for your coworkers or family, why not surprise them with a homemade batch? They’re easier to bake up than they seem, which could be very dangerous if you’re as obsessed with doughnuts as we are!

 

1. Copycat Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

If you just can’t wait for that iconic Hot n’ Ready neon sign to flicker on at your nearest Krispy Kreme shop, consider trying to make this iconic glazed yeast doughnut at home!

 

2. Lemon Poppy Seed Donuts

The bright citrusy flavors in the doughnut batter and glaze make this recipe perfect for summer, and dare we say – refreshing!

 

3. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Glazed Doughnuts

OK, hear us out. We know doughnuts aren’t exactly health food, but this wholesome spin on chocolate chip cookie dough doughnuts looks too good not to try. Plus, all those whole grains make it part of a balanced breakfast, right?

 

4. Birthday Cake Doughnuts

These doughnuts are just too cute not to make. All those rainbow sprinkles plus delicious cake batter flavor makes them perfect for the donut lover in your life’s birthday breakfast…or any day, really.

 

5. Strawberry Jam Doughnuts

You don’t have to be one of the boys or girls in blue to appreciate a phenomenal jelly donut, and this classic recipe totally takes the cake. Bring in a dozen for your next work or PTA meeting and watch your popularity skyrocket. You’re welcome.