Cider doughnut
Cider doughnuts topped with cinnamon
Place of originUnited States
Main ingredientsbatter, cinnamon, nutmeg, apple cider

Cider doughnuts are cake doughnuts that get their flavor from cinnamon, nutmeg and apple cider used in the batter.[1] They are a harvest tradition in autumn in the northeastern United States and are sometimes sold at cider mills. They are often paired with apple cider, and may be covered with cinnamon and/or granulated sugar.[2]


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  1. ^ Rich Rounds Of Cider, No Less, Kara Newman, The Washington Post, October 6, 2004;
  2. ^ "While the main attraction of apple orchards may well be freshly picked apples and apple cider, to miss out on these soft, sweet, spicy doughnuts would be to miss out on autumn itself." Luke Pyenson A match made in October October 10, 2007 Boston Globe

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