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Blood Orange Baked Donuts

  • Author: Chocolate Covered Cheetah




  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp coconut oil, melted
  • 1/3 cup white sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup greek yogurt
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 tbsp blood orange juice
  • 1/2 tbsp blood orange zest


  • 1/4 cup coconut butter, melted
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 3 tbsp blood orange juice
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt



  1. Preheat oven to 350°F
  2. In a medium sized bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt, set aside
  3. To the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with blade attachment, add the coconut oil and sugar, mic
  4. Add egg, mix
  5. Add greek yogurt, mix
  6. Slowly add 1/2 of dry ingredient mixture, mix until just combined
  7. Add vanilla, orange juice and zest, mix
  8. Add remaining dry ingredients, mix until just combined
  9. Grease a donut baking pan
  10. Fill pan will batter
  11. Bake for 9-11 mins
  12. Remove from oven, cool completely


  1. In the mixer fitted with blade attachment, mix together the coconut butter and blood orange juice
  2. Slowly add the powdered sugar until fully combined
  3. Add sea salt, mix
  4. Transfer glaze to a small, shallow, microwave safe bowl
  5. Dip each donut into the glaze 1-3 times until the face is completely coated
  6. Decorate as desired


If the glaze starts to harden, put it in the microwave for 15-20 seconds to make it easy to dip