Baked Cake Donuts with Chocolate Glaze

1
Kelli Thomas

By
@kelli1

My kids (ages 3 and 4) have so much fun being in charge of the sprinkles....my poor kitchen.

A side note: I would double the glaze recipe if you are making all 12 donuts. The recipe as is only seems to be enough glaze for about 6 donuts.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12 donuts
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    flour
  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
    nutmeg
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 3/4 c
    buttermilk
  • 2
    eggs, lighlty beaten
  • 2 Tbsp
    melted butter
  • FOR CHOCOLATE GLAZE TOPPING

  • 1/4 c
    semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1 Tbsp
    corn syrup
  • 1 tsp
    hot water

How to Make Baked Cake Donuts with Chocolate Glaze

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 425. Spray a donut pan with nonstick cooking spray. In a large bowl, stir together the flour, sugar, baking powder, nutmeg, and salt.
  2. Add the buttermilk, eggs, and butter. Beat with mixer until just combined. Fill each donut cup approximately 2/3 full. Bake for 7-9 minutes, until the tops spring back when touched. Let cool in pan for 4-5 minutes before removing.
  3. For the glaze- combine all ingredients in a bowl and microwave for 1 minute. Stir, until melted. If the glaze is too thick, add 1 tsp of hot water until glaze is smooth. Spread on the donuts and add any topinng you like- sprinkles, coconut, etc.

Printable Recipe Card

About Baked Cake Donuts with Chocolate Glaze

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast, Cakes
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #baked, #donut, #doughnut




Show 11 Comments & Reviews

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

I mean, who doesn't love blueberries? From breakfast to dessert, these blueberry recipes are berry phenomenal.

15 Coffee Break-worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

15 Coffee Break-Worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Acceptable as a breakfast treat or a light dessert, no one can pass up a piece of coffee cake. Brew an extra pot of coffee today, because we've found 15...

Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents Recipe

Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Easiest and best finger food you'll ever eat! Sausage, cream cheese, cheese and croissants - what could go wrong? Perfect for an appetizer or breakfast food, this will be your...