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Apple Pie Donuts

 We have really been giving our little donut maker a workout lately. We did the Chocolate Chip Donuts and Pumpkin Spice Donuts, as well as a few gluten free recipes. This time around we went with Apple Pie Donuts. My secret was that I overfilled the pan just a touch so that there wasn't a hole in the center of each donut, then I placed a dollop of apple pie filling inside of that. So cute and so yummy! 

Apple Pie Donuts
Makes 10-12 donuts

  • 1½ cups plain flour
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 1½ teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon mixed spice
  • 9 tablespoons butter, melted
  • ½ cup canned pie apple, mashed
  • ½ cup canned milk
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten

Powdered sugar glaze (Use about 1 to 2 cups of powdered sugar and a few teaspoons of milk to thin it)

1. Preheat Donut machine. Combine dry ingredients in a large bowl. Make a well in the
center. Whisk in the butter, apple, milk and egg until mixture forms a smooth batter.

2. Spray machine with cooking oil. Fill bases of preheated donut rings with half of the batter.
Close lid and cook for 6 minutes or until donuts are golden and cooked. Use a non-stick
spatula to transfer donuts to a wire rack. Repeat with remaining batter to make 10 donuts
in total. Garnish with extra apple pie filling and a simple powdered sugar glaze.

Recipe from Sunbeam


  1. Mmm these look absolutely delicious! What a great idea to make donuts like this, love the combination of the donut and apple pie! Looks really yummy!

  2. I may have to buy a donut machine...

  3. These look like a perfect treat!

  4. YUM - These look amazing! I would love to invite you to share these, and any other posts, at my Creative Thursday Link Party at Have a great weekend.

  5. I made these yesterday (found the recipe via Pinterest) and I LOVE them. I'm eating one right now. SO delicious! Thanks for sharing. These will be on my blog VERY soon!

    1. I'm glad to hear that you liked them and also it is good to seeing you blogging again. It has been a super long time since I saw you around :)

    2. Aww I wasn't sure if you'd remember! I've been meaning to email you to say hi since I found your blog but I tend to get pre-occupied or maybe just absent-minded sometimes. LOL I think I found you via Pinterest and glad I did, it's good to see you're still blogging. I took a step back for a while, and sometimes it's hard to get in gear with it, but I'm glad to be back at it.

      I just posted the Apple Pie Donuts on my blog and gave a link back to you. I made a few minor changes, but nothing that changed them much from yours I'm sure. Definitely loved them and will make them again! Here is the link to my post:


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