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Mickey Pumpkin Donut
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Mickey Pumpkin Doughnuts

BOO to YOU! These Halloween Mickey Pumpkin Donuts are whimsical and delicious!
Servings 15 donuts
Author Redhead Baby Mama

Ingredients

Doughnut ingredients:

  • 1 C flour
  • 1/3 C sugar
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp unsalted sweet cream butter melted
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/3 C (+ 1 1/2) tbsp whole milk
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract

Vanilla doughnut icing ingredients:

  • 4 C powdered sugar
  • 1 tbsp clear corn syrup
  • 1/2 C whole milk
  • 1 tsp clear vanilla extract
  • Orange, Yellow & Green Gel Food Coloring
  • 3 disposable piping bags

Decorating ingredients:

  • 1 box of Fun Dip, Sticks Only cut into 1/3rds
  • 1 bag of orange candy melts

Instructions

  • Preheat your oven to 350 degree's and spray a doughnut baking pan with pam baking spray
  • In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt
  • In a small bowl, whisk together egg, milk, butter, and vanilla extract
  • Combine the wet ingredients in with the dry ingredients and mix until well combined
  • Spoon batter into doughnut pan and bake for 10 minutes
  • Remove from oven and allow to cool for 6 minutes before removing and placing the doughnuts onto a wire rack
  • Repeat steps until all batter is used

Icing Directions:

  • Using a standing mixer, combine the powdered sugar, corn syrup, milk and vanilla extract and mix on medium to high speed until smooth and thick
  • Scoop about 1/4 C of the icing into each of 2 bowls
  • Add a few drops of green to one bowl, Add a few drops of yellow to the second bowl.
  • Scoop the green and yellow icings into their own piping bags
  • Add a few drops of the orange gel food coloring into the remaining white icing. Set aside 5T of orange icing into a piping bag and set aside.

Decorating directions:

  • Using a sharp knife, cut slits into the top corners of the doughnut for Mickey's ears.
  • Place an orange candy melt into the slits
  • Place doughnuts onto a wire rack and carefully pour the remaining orange icing onto the doughnuts
  • Allow to dry for 30 minutes
  • Carefully push in a pixie stick into the top center of the doughnut in between the ears
  • Cut the tip of the green piping bag and pipe green icing onto the pixie stick. Make sure the stick is completely coated. Allow to dry for 30 minutes
  • Using the green piping bag, pipe 3 lines onto the "Stem"
  • Using the orange piping bag, pipe the details of the pumpkin onto the doughnuts. Allow to dry for 30 minutes
  • Using the yellow piping bag, pipe the 3 dots onto the doughnuts for the eyes and mouth. Allow to dry completely before enjoying!