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Learn how to make the best easy baked  donuts with this simple and easy recipe! This is the best baked donut recipe and takes less than an hour to prepare.

Donuts can be delicious without frying; they can be baked in the oven for a healthier dessert.


Flour Baking powder Salt Buttermilk Sugar Eggs Butter Vanilla extract Milk Powdered sugar

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In a large bowl, combine the flour, baking powder, and salt. Whisk until well blended.


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In the bowl of a stand mixer, combine buttermilk (see note about making this), sugar, eggs, melted butter, and vanilla. Beat until well mixed.


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Add the dry ingredients to the wet, ⅓ at a time. Beat until just combined. Do not over beat the batter or your donuts will be dry and tough.


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Fill a piping bag with batter. Fill each donut cavity only about ⅔ full so they don't overflow as they rise.


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Pipe the icing onto the cooled donuts as shown in the photos and immediately add the sprinkles of your choice before the icing sets.


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Once the icing sets, nothing else will stick, so it is necessary to frost and sprinkle just 2 or 3 at a time before moving on to the next batch.


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