Homemade Buttermilk Doughnut Recipe


There is nothing more satisfying than a plate of hot Homemade Buttermilk Doughnuts. Ingredient you need to make these melt in your mouth doughnuts are all-purpose flour, eggs, granulated sugar, oil, buttermilk, vanilla, confectioner’s sugar, baking powder, salt and baking soda. In no time you will be enjoying this delicious Homemade Buttermilk Doughnut recipe.
Ingredients needed to make Homemade Buttermilk Doughnuts:

4 cups all-purpose flour

4 teaspoon baking powder

3/4 teaspoon salt

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

2 eggs, beaten

1 cup granulated sugar

1/4 cup vegetable oil

1 teaspoon vanilla

1 cup buttermilk

Sifted confectioner’s sugar

Vegetable oil for frying doughnuts

Directions for making Homemade Buttermilk Doughnuts:

Step 1: In a large bowl stir together the flour, baking powder, salt and baking soda.

Step 2: In a medium bowl beat eggs and granulated sugar together until thick and lemon-colored.

Step 3: Stir in vanilla and oil into egg and sugar mixture.

Step 4: Add dry ingredients and buttermilk alternately to egg mixture, beginning and ending with dry ingredients.

Step 5: Beat just until blended after each addition, do not over beat the mixture.

Step 6: Roll dough out on lightly floured surface to 1/2 inch thickness.

Step 7: Cut with floured doughnut cutter.

Step 8: Fry in deep hot oil at 375 degrees F, about 1 1/2 minutes on each side or until golden brown.

Step 9: Drain on paper towel.

Step 10: Cool slightly.


You may also use a glaze and sprinkles if you desire on your doughnut after cooking.


Be careful when you drop doughnut in hot oil.