You’ve Never Dreamed of Cinnamon Rolls Like These!

Years ago, we started making filled cinnamon rolls…filled with everything from maple-flavored cinnamon and butter to lemon curd. And they made great and easy rolls, especially when you made them from a bread mix, but we couldn’t get them exactly as fluffy as the ones from the bakery. It wasn’t until later that we discovered the secret was making cinnamon rolls from a donut mix, leading us to our donut cinnamon roll mix. You can find variation recipes below. A Quick Note on Making the Best Cinnamon Rolls As we developed out donut cinnamon roll mix and the following recipes, …

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How to Make Filled Donuts (Bismarcks)

Bismarck donuts are filled with pastry cream or fruit-based pastry fillings. You make them the same way as regular donuts except that you don’t cut the centers out and you fill them after they cool. How to Make Bismark Donuts If you can make donuts, you can make filled or bismark donuts. You make them the same as normal donuts, but you don’t cut the holes out. Instead, you take a long thin tip from a decorator set, stick it into the center of the donut, and press until you feel the donut start to bulge. That’s all there is …

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Upside Down Donut Cake

It’s a Donut! It’s a Cake! It’s an Upside Down Donut Cake! Get Your $1 Donut Mix Now! Add it to cart and use code “ZDON” at checkout. Donuts surely can’t get any better than this, an upside down donut cake. Everyone loves donuts, and I know that upside down cake has always been a family favorite, so when we mixed the two together, using raised donut dough instead of cake batter, the result was an absolute masterpiece. Here’s how to do it. Step 1: Mix the Donut Dough Use a Daily Dozen Raised Donut Mix for this donut cake, or …

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Two Ways to Make Baked Donuts

Donuts are usually fried.  Deep frying is not my favorite way to cook, but I love donuts.  So, when I came across a way to bake donuts, I was very interested.  I was even more so when I found a second way.  The first came with the discovery of a donut pan.  It’s like a muffin pan but the cavities are shaped like donuts.  You fill them with a donut batter and bake them like muffins.  They’re even a little crispy like a donut.  (The recipe is fat-free; fat softens the crust.) We sell a line of mixes for the …

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Donut Sweet Roll Cupcakes and Sweet Cinnamon Roll Recipes

By Dennis Weaver This is a morph of our previous post, How to Make Frosted Donut Cinnamon Bun Cupcakes.  The method is exactly the same only we are replacing the cinnamon and sugar filling with premade pastry fillings.  Here you’ll find images for three that we made for this post:  Raspberry, Apple Walnut with Cream Cheese Frosting, and Pineapple with Cream Cheese Frosting. Premade pastry fillings are amazing and you have a lot to work with: Bavarian Cream Chocolate Bavarian Cream Cream Cheese Raspberry Cherry Apple Blueberry Strawberry Lemon Pineapple You can also mix fillings to make swirled filling, Raspberry Cream …

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