Pumpkin Donuts

Baked Cinnamon Sugar Pumpkin Cake Donuts! This easy homemade recipe makes soft, delicious Pumpkin Donuts that are ready in under 30 minutes! Recipe makes 1 dozen donuts. One of the BEST Fall Pumpkin dessert recipes!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword pumpkin donuts
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 140kcal


For the donuts

  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup pumpkin puree
  • 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour

For the sugar coating

  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Spray donut pan with nonstick spray.
  • Mix together oil, eggs, sugar, pumpkin puree, pumpkin pie spice, salt, baking powder and vanilla until combined.
  • Stir in flour and continue to mix until smooth.
  • Fill the donut pans up about 3/4 of the way.
  • Bake donuts for 15-17 minutes.
  • Remove from oven, let cool for 5 minutes, then remove donuts from pan.
  • Combine sugar and cinnamon in large plastic bag.
  • One at a time, put your donuts in bag and shake lightly to cover.
  • Remove from bag and let cool completely. Store donuts in air tight container.


Recipe makes (12) 3 inch donuts, or (6) large donuts. If you are making large donuts adjust the time to 23-35 minutes. 


Calories: 140kcal