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Easy Air Fryer Donuts

Yields8 ServingsPrep Time10 minsCook Time5 minsTotal Time15 mins

homemade donuts in air fryer

 16 oz refrigerated flaky jumbo biscuits
 0.50 cup granulated white sugar
 2 tsp ground cinnamon
 4 tbsp melted butter
 olive or coconut oil spray

Mix sugar and cinnamon in a bowl.


Remove the biscuits from the can and lay them on a flat surface. Use a rolling pin to flatten the dough. With a donut cutter, press down to cut out the donuts.

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Lightly coat the air fryer basket with olive oil spray. Do not use non-stick spray like Pam because it can damage the coating on the basket.

olive oil spray


Place donuts into the air fryer, making sure they do not touch. Use an air fryer rack to fit more donuts into the basket.



Bake for 5 minutes at 360° F.



Remove donuts from air fryer, dip in melted butter, then roll in cinnamon sugar to coat. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

Servings 8

Amount Per Serving
Calories 316
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 15g24%

Saturated Fat 5g25%
Cholesterol 15mg5%
Sodium 585mg25%
Potassium 127mg4%
Total Carbohydrate 42g15%

Dietary Fiber 1g4%
Sugars 16g
Protein 3g6%

Vitamin A 175%
Calcium 36%
Iron 1.9%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.