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gluten free vegan donut hols on a white plate

Vegan Donuts

Vegan Donuts are easy to make and everybody in your family will be asking you to share this vegan donut recipe! It will be a hit at your next family brunch.
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Keyword baked donut, vegan donut, Vegan Donut Holes
Prep Time 10 minutes
12 minutes
Total Time 22 minutes
Servings 4 people
Calories 689kcal



  • In a small pan, melt butter. Pour butter into its own bowl. In a new bowl combine sugar and cinnamon. Set aside.
  • In a bowl mix flour, cereal, sugar, baking powder and salt. Fold in shortening.
  • Stir until mixture crumbly. Stir in milk.
  • Roll mixture into 1 inch balls with your hands.
  • Place donut holes on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Bake at 425F for 12 minutes.
  • When the vegan donuts are done baking, remove from oven.. Carefully (they will be hot) dip each ball into the melted butter, then into the cinnamon/sugar mixture.
  • ENJOY!


Air Fryer Directions:
  • Place donut holes into the air fryer. Air Fryer at 380 degrees F for 6 minutes. At the 3 minute mark, give the air fryer basket a quick shake.
  • When donut holes are done cooking, carefully remove the air fryer donut holes. Carefully (they will be hot) dip each ball into "coating mixture".


Calories: 689kcal | Carbohydrates: 99g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 33g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Sodium: 508mg | Potassium: 378mg | Fiber: 7g | Sugar: 58g | Vitamin A: 1220IU | Vitamin C: 2.1mg | Calcium: 237mg | Iron: 2.3mg