Some might say it’s the glaze that makes the donut. From classic dark chocolate to unusual flavors like matcha green tea and amaretto cherry, these 13 glazes will dress up your treats.
Mini marshmallows are melted into this simple vanilla glaze for an inspired twist on a classic.
Amaretto Cherry Glaze
Distinctively flavored and vibrantly pink thanks to maraschino cherry juice, this icing gives plain yeasted donuts a bright pop of color.
Nutella is enhanced with a little hazelnut liqueur in this shiny, rich icing.
Fresh juice, zest, and a tablespoon of orange liqueur add citrusy zing to this glaze.
Coffee and donuts are a natural pair—this rich chocolate icing incorporates instant espresso powder.
Dulce de Leche Glaze
Donuts dipped in this caramel made with sweetened condensed milk and a little cinnamon are an especially decadent treat.
Matcha Green Tea Glaze
An intense glaze both in flavor and color, matcha green tea enlivens plain cake or yeasted donuts.