Blueberry Lemon Donuts Recipe
Blueberry Lemon Donuts Recipe

Blueberry Lemon Donuts Recipe

Are you ready for this blueberry lemon donuts recipe? Because I am! It is so good! I have a friend that makes homemade donuts every Thanksgiving. She has a brunch for her friends and we are lucky enough to get an invite and all I think about on the ride over to her house are her famous donuts. They are warm and golden and delicious.

That’s why I decided to a donut recipe with you today! Just in case you wanted to make a batch for your family and friends. There are so many wonderful reasons to throw a party! Mark one on your calendar and get cooking.

This blueberry lemon donuts recipe serves 14.

Blueberry Lemon Donuts Recipe

Blueberry Lemon Donuts Recipe
Serving size 14


  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted and slightly cooled
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar 
  • 2 large eggs, room temp
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 tsp grated lemon zest 
  • 1 cup buttermilk 
  • 2 1/2 all-purpose flour 
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 cup fresh blueberries


  • 2 cups powdered icing sugar
  • 1-2 tsp lemon zest
  • 7-8 tbsp fresh lemon juice

Blueberry Lemon Donuts Recipe


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F
  • Spray your donut pans with a non-stick spray.
  • In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, and salt.  Set to the side.
  • In a separate mixing bowl, mix together the milk, sugar, egg, butter, lemon juice, lemon zest, and vanilla until fully combined.
  • Add your dry ingredients to the wet ingredients.  Mix until combined.
  • Add your blueberries and lightly stir to combine.  Spoon batter into donut pan.
  • Bake for 9-10 minutes until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.  Let cool 10 minutes.


  • In a medium-sized mixing bowl, whisk together the powdered sugar and lemon juice until well combined.
  • Place a piece of foil under the wire rack with the donuts to catch any glaze.
  • Pour your glaze from the bowl onto the donuts.


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