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Apple Cider Popcorn Doughnuts

Yields12 ServingsPrep Time15 minsCook Time15 minsTotal Time30 mins

Apple Cider Popcorn Doughnuts

For the Apple Cider Doughnuts:
 2 cups all-purpose flour
 ½ cup granulated sugar
 ¼ cup light brown sugar
 1 tsp baking powder
 1 tsp ground cinnamon
 1 tsp salt
 3 tbsp unsalted butter, melted
 ½ cup apple cider
 ½ cup milk, at room temperature
 1 tsp vanilla extract
 1 egg
For the Coating:
 4 tsp unsalted butter, melted
 ½ cup granulated sugar
 1 tsp ground cinnamon
 1 tsp Dell Cove® Salted Caramel Popcorn Seasoning.

For the Topping:
 1 cup Popped Dell Cove® Movie Theater Popcorn

 1 tbsp Dell Cove® Salted Caramel Popcorn Seasoning.


Pre-heat the oven to 350 degrees and spray two 6-cavity (or one 12-cavity) doughnut pan with non-stick cooking spray. Note that the kind with flour incorporated into it works best.


In a large bowl, whisk together the all-purpose flour, granulated sugar, light brown sugar, baking powder, ground cinnamon and salt.


In a separate bowl, whisk together the 3 tablespoons of melted butter, apple cider, milk, egg and vanilla extract.


Mix the wet ingredients into the dry until incorporated but do not overmix. Pour the batter into the prepared doughnut pan and bake for 15 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean. Let the doughnuts cool for 5 minutes before turning them out of the pan.


Add the 4 tablespoons of melted butter into a shallow bowl. Combine the granulated sugar, ground cinnamon and Dell Cove® Salted Caramel Seasoning.

in a separate shallow bowl. Dip each doughnut into the butter, flip to coat the other side and then toss in the sugar mixture.


Top each doughnut with popcorn and sprinkle with Dell Cove® Salted Caramel Seasoning.


Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 doughnut

Servings 12

Amount Per Serving
Calories 290
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 7g11%

Saturated Fat 3.5g18%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 25mg9%
Sodium 200mg9%
Potassium 110mg4%
Total Carbohydrate 54g18%

Dietary Fiber 2g8%
Sugars 33g
Protein 4g8%

Calcium 50%
Iron 1.5%
Vitamin D 0.2%

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