Basic Cake Donuts


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Tweaks for the littles

Half the sugar for a less sweet version.

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1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted and cooled slightly

1/4 cup vegetable or melted coconut oil

3/4 cup granulated sugar

2 large eggs

1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract

3 cups all-purpose flour

1 1/4 teaspoons baking powder

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon kosher salt

1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1 pinch freshly grated nutmeg (optional)

1 1/4 cups whole milk, at room temperature

Glazes or other finishes (optional, see instructions)

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