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The Top 14 Healthy Homemade Doughnuts Recipes


Mini Baked Glazed DonutsMmmm, Donuts! What's not to love about the taste and texture of a deep fried donut recipe? Well, one thing that we don't love is the high calorie content of most donuts. But it doesn't have to be this way! Try these Top 14 Healthy Homemade Doughnuts Recipes today and welcome donuts back into your diet!

You will find that these healthy doughnut recipes are sweet, satisfying and positively delightful. Pair these treats with a glass of cold milk and they make a great snack to enjoy in the middle of the day. Doughnuts are known for being tricky to make, but all of these recipes are easy to prepare.


For additional tasty treats, check out these pies in our scrumptious collection, Going Crustless: 10 Easy Pie Recipes.

14 Healthy Homemade Doughnuts Recipes Table of Contents

Traditional Skinny Homemade Doughnuts Recipes
Homemade Doughnuts Recipes with a Twist


Traditional Skinny Homemade Doughnuts Recipes

Chocolate Donuts with Peanut Butter Glaze

Imagine taking a bite out these classic, homemade doughnuts recipes without feeling any of the guilt! All of these tasty treats use healthy ingredient swaps, which allow you to enjoy them without worrying about your diet.

  • Christmas Baked Donuts — Follow this healthier donut recipe and you'll have a wonderful breakfast dish to serve on Christmas morning or any morning.
  • Vegan Baked Donuts — Vegan Baked Donuts are baked, not fried and use vegan friendly ingredients like soy, silken tofu and wheat gluten. You can enjoy these treats without the guilt.
  • 10 Minute Doughnuts — In no time at all, you can bake up a batch of these 10 Minute Doughnuts to enjoy with friends and family, or you can have this whole wheat baked donut recipe all to yourself! Either way, this donut recipe will leave you happy.
  • Baked Cinnamon Doughnuts With Vanilla Glaze — For a baked doughnut recipe that is overflowing with flavor, you have to check out these Baked Cinnamon Doughnuts with Vanilla Glaze. This is definitely one of the best homemade doughnuts recipes in existence.
  • Better For You Baked Donuts — If you're going to eat a donut, it should be the Better for You Baked Donut, which calls for healthier ingredients.
  • Chocolate Donuts with Peanut Butter Glaze — (pictured above) This healthy donut a gluten-free, low-carb recipe you're going to fall in love with.
  • No Fry Doughnuts — If you can imagine what your favorite deep fried donut recipe would taste like without the deep fryer, then you've got these No Fry Doughnuts.
  • Diet Doughnuts — This doughnuts recipe title sounds crazy, we know. But don't laugh till you try it! The recipe calls for the doughnuts to be baked rather than fried, and skimps on the sugar.
  • Mini Baked Glazed Donuts — As it turns out, the best donut recipe is not deep fried at all! Impress friends and family with this Mini Baked Glazed Donuts recipe. Thanks to a mini donut pan, baked donut recipes are super simple. There's never a bad time to enjoy this sweet baked good!


Homemade Doughnuts Recipes with a Twist

Baked Donuts with Fruit and White Chocolate

These homemade dougnut recipes have the same comforting tastes and textures as the classic dougnuts, but they each have a little twist to make them more unique. You've never tasted anything like these recipes before!

  • Apple House Cinnamon Donuts — For a lighter twist on a homemade deep-fried classic, reach for these Apple House Cinnamon Donuts.
  • Baked Red Velvet Donuts — Red velvet recipes are all the rage these days, and this baked donut recipe shows you how to make a red velvet recipe from scratch. These Baked Red Velvet Donuts are a much healthier way for you to enjoy doughnuts.
  • Orange Baked Donuts with Vanilla Creme Frosting — Give this recipe for Orange Baked Donuts with Vanilla Creme Frosting a try to have yourself one of the best baked donut recipes around. You'll love the orange flavor that permeates this donut recipe.
  • Baked Donuts With Fruit and White Chocolate — (pictured above) We've died and gone to heaven. These Baked Donuts with Fruit and White Chocolate are absolutely divine. Filled with peaches and nectarine with just a drizzle of white chocolate, this might just be the healthiest donut recipe we have.
  • Baked Orange Coconut Banana Donuts —  This recipe may be the best donut recipe for you because it's baked and it includes three different types of fruit. If you are looking for homemade doughnut recipes, then try out this one for Baked Orange Coconut Banana Donuts with Orange Coconut Vanilla Cream Cheese Glaze.


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