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Baked Peanut Butter Nutella Donuts

Donuts infused with peanut butter and Nutella and dipped in a melted Nutella glaze.
Course Dessert
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 8
Calories 325kcal


  • 140 g (1 cup) plain flour
  • 70 g (1/3 cup) caster sugar
  • 1 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 125 ml (1/2 cup) buttermilk
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tbsp melted peanut butter
  • 1 tbsp melted Nutella
  • 2 tbsp melted butter cooled
  • 5 tbsp melted Nutella, For the Nutella glaze
  • Sprinkles to top


  • Preheat the oven to fan assisted 160C / 180C / 350F / gas 4 and lightly oil two 6 cup doughnut tin.
  • Mix together the flour, sugar, cocoa, baking powder and salt in a large bowl and set aside.
  • In another bowl, combine the buttermilk, eggs, peanut butter and nutella before adding in the melted butter.
  • Mix the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and stir until everything is just combined.
  • Using a spoon, add the batter in to 8 doughnut cups until they are three quarters full.
  • Bake the doughnuts for 13-15 mins until am inserted skewer comes out clean, remove them from the oven and let them cool in the pan before transferring them to wire rack to cool completely.
  • Dip the cooled doughnuts into the melted Nutella, turn them over and cover then in sprinkles.


Calories: 325kcal | Carbohydrates: 45g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 13g | Saturated Fat: 10g | Cholesterol: 29mg | Sodium: 143mg | Potassium: 246mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 29g | Vitamin A: 145IU | Calcium: 81mg | Iron: 2.3mg