Time Required :
Over an hour
Intermediate
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mini valentine’s day donuts

Treat your sweetie to a Valentine’s Day breakfast with these adorable Mini Valentine’s Day Donuts. Made using the Mini Donut Pan, then decorated with a homemade glaze and a variety of candy decorations, these mini donuts are the perfect accompaniment to a cup of hot cocoa or coffee. And since these donuts are so small, you don’t have to feel bad about indulging in two or three!
Step 1

QUANTITIES NEEDED:

For Donut:

1 Cup Cake Flour, Sifted

1/3 Cup Granulated Sugar

1 Teaspoon Baking Powder

¼ Teaspoon Salt

1/8 Teaspoon Ground Nutmeg

1/3 Cup Buttermilk

1 Egg, Lightly Beaten

1 Tablespoon Butter, Melted

Non-Stick Vegetable Pan Spray

For Glaze:

1 Cup Confectioners’ Sugar 

2 Tablespoons Milk 

½ Teaspoon Vanilla Extract 



Prepare donut batter following recipe instructions. Bake and cool mini donuts. 


TIP: 
For the recipe, click here.

Step 2
Combine confectioners’ sugar, milk and a teaspoon of vanilla extract. Mix until fully combined. Divide into three equal portions.
Step 3
Using pink icing color, tint one portion light pink and another portion dark pink. Reserve remaining portion white.
Step 4
Prepare two decorating bags with some white and pink glaze. Set aside.
Step 5
Dip tops of mini donuts into desired glaze.
Step 6
Cut ¼ in. tip in decorating bags prepared with white and pink glaze. Drizzle some donuts with glaze in alternating colors.
Step 7
Immediately top with sugar pearls, nonpareils, jimmies and icing decorations. Let set, about 10 to 15 minutes.

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    • Size: 12"
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  • Cake Flour
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  • Baking Powder
  • Salt
  • Ground Nutmeg
  • Buttermilk
  • Egg
  • Butter
  • Non-Stick Vegetable Pan Spray
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