This Is What You Should Be Eating on National Doughnut Day

Did you know that the calories you eat on National Doughnut Day don’t count? (No, really, it’s true!) So take a giant, guilt-free bite out of this roundup of our best doughnut recipes, and discover where to find the most inventive, over-the-top doughnuts from around the country. Go ahead — this is the day to dough nuts!

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Best in Dough

You haven’t lived until you’ve fried (or baked) your own homemade doughnuts. We’ve rounded up our favorite recipes, like decadent Coconut Almond Baked Doughnuts and Cinnamon-Spiced Doughnuts.

Try: All 20 Top Doughnut Recipes

Churros with hot chocolate and sugar

Churros with hot chocolate and sugar

Nearly every culture around the globe makes a version of fried dough. Expand your worldview via your morning pastry with our favorite international doughnuts — like Mexican churros (pictured above), Portuguese malasadas and Greek loukoumades.

Try: Around the World in 15 Doughnuts

Let’s Dough Crazy!

Food Network Magazine went on a coast-to-coast fried-dough binge, all in the name of journalism. The result? A dozen of the best doughnuts from around the country! See if your local spot made the cut.

Try: 12 Fun Doughnut Flavors from Food Network Magazine

 

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