Cinnamon Sugar Coated Doughnuts – 3 ingredients 10 Minutes

Cinnamon Sugar Coated Doughnuts - 3 ingredients 10 Minutes
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These tasty little doughnuts will tickle you and your families’ pallet. Your friends and guests will also love them too. They are fantastic served up with a cup of coffee, tea, or milk. The great thing is (shhhhhhh), they can be made up so fast, you won’t believe it. You can, however, add a few extra ingredients to the coating itself. As always, give them a try and let us know what you think.

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Cinnamon Sugar Coated Doughnuts – 3 ingredients 10 Minutes

Difficulty: Beginner Prep Time 15 min Cook Time 15 min Total Time 30 mins
Servings: 16 Calories: 115
Best Season: Suitable throughout the year


Our cinnamon coated doughnuts are so easy to make. They are also incredibly delicious. Made with a simple combination of basic ingredients and coated with cinnamon and sugar, they can be made up in a jiffy.



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  1. Add the sugar and flour to a mixing bowl and whisk until well combined.

  2. Pour the milk in. Using a wooden spoon, mix until a dough forms. If it is too gooey, you can certainly add more flour.

  3. Pinch up a palm full of dough and place it the palm of your hand

  4. Roll into a ball and place on a plate.

  5. Preheat oil to 350 F. 177 C.

  6. Place the doughnuts in and fry them, in batches, until they a a beautifully golden brown.

  7. This will take 3 or 4 minutes.

  8. In a bowl, combine the sugar and cinnamon.

  9. Roll the doughnuts in the mixture and place back on a wire rack.

  10. Serve and enjoy your cinnamon sugar coated doughnuts.

  11. Set them aside on a wire rack lined with a baking tray.

  12. Once the doughnuts are cool enjoy to handle, roll in in the cinnamon sugar mixture.

  13. Serve and enjoy your cinnamon sugar coated doughnuts.

Nutrition Facts

Servings 1

Amount Per Serving
Calories 50kcal
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 3g5%
Saturated Fat 0.5g3%
Cholesterol 5mg2%
Sodium 75mg4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs. Nutritional values are a within reason estimate and my vary depending on several factors.


If you're a cinnamon lover, add more. If you are a sweet tooth lover, add more. Altering the recipe if fairly straight forward depending on your taste. You be the boss of your doughnuts. 

Keywords: Doughnuts, Cinnamon, Doughnut Holes

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  1. I love cinnamon and fried stuff, so this is a personal favorite ! The dough did end up much stickier than it should have been, but I simply improvised and used table spoons and dropped the balls in the oil. They weren’t perfectly round, but it didn’t matter, it still tasted awesome !

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