Apple Cinnamon Sugar Donuts - Vegan + Gluten-free
Recipe type: Breakfast
Cuisine: Vegan, Gluten-free
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Serves: 12 donuts
These Apple Cinnamon Sugar Donuts are vegan, gluten-free and great for breakfast or a quick snack. Baked, not fried, and refined sugar free, they're healthier than your regular donut and are made with real, wholesome ingredients.
  • 1 cup oat flour, gluten-free
  • 1 cup oats, gluten-free
  • ½ cup white rice flour
  • 1 tsp xantham gum
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 medium apple, cored and grated
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • ¼ cup maple syrup
  • ¼ cup coconut milk (I used Silk)
  • ½ cup raw brown sugar
  • 2 Tbsp cinnamon
  • ½ cup apple sauce or maple syrup
  1. Preheat oven to 375F
  2. In a large mixing bowl, add oat flour, oats, white rice flour, xantham gum, baking powder, baking soda and cinnamon. Stir to combine.
  3. Once stirred, add grated apples, vanilla extract, maple syrup and coconut milk. Stir to combine but do not over mix.
  4. Transfer batter to a piping bag.
  5. Pipe the batter into each donut mold of your donut tray, ensuring that the batter thoroughly covers the donut area and comes level to the top of the tray.
  6. Bake for 20 minutes.
  7. Remove from tray and allow to cool for 2-3 minutes.
  8. While donuts are cooling,mix brown sugar and cinnamon in a shallow bowl.
  9. Using a pastry brush, coat each donut with either apple sauce or maple syrup.
  10. Press into the cinnamon sugar mixture, flipping once and ensuring that the donut is well coated with the cinnamon sugar mixture.
  11. Place on a cooling tray and allow to set while you finish the rest of the donuts.
Store donuts in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 4 days.

Nutritional information is based on using apple sauce for the cinnamon sugar coating.
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 1 donut Calories: 163 Fat: 1g Saturated fat: 0g Carbohydrates: 34g Sugar: 15g Sodium: 332mg Fiber: 3g Protein: 3g Cholesterol: 0mg
Recipe by Gluten Free Vegan Pantry at /apple-cinnamon-sugar-donuts-vegan-gluten-free/