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Key Lime Pie Donuts

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Key Lime Pie Donuts begin with a moist lightly lime flavored donut, and are topped with a vibrant green Key Lime frosting. Then sprinkled with toasted coconut and graham cracker crumbs for a truly wonderful treat. 

These Key Lime Pie Donuts were created for #SummerDessertWeek! I was sent some amazing samples by some of our sponsor companies to use if I wanted, but as always content and opinions are 100% honest and my own.

We wanted something fun and festive to celebrate summer and these Key Lime Pie Donuts definitely hit the spot! 

Key Lime Pie Donuts

It’s day 3 of our 2019 #SummerDessertWeek! Huge thanks to Angie over at Big Bear’s Wife for creating this event, securing our sponsors and putting a lot of hard work into the entire event.

This week you will find an awesome summer dessert or treat for any occasion! You are sure to find something your whole family will love but if what’s been posted already is an indication, you’ll find lots of desserts you’re sure to want to try. 

You can follow the hashtag #SummerDessertWeek on any social media platform or simply look at one recipe and there will be a list of the others shared that day. We also have a Summer Desserts pinterest board you can check out. 

Key Lime Donuts

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Key Lime Pie Donuts

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Moist, baked donuts, tart and sweet frosting, toasted coconut and crushed graham make these donuts taste just like the pie! 

A great big shout out to Dixie Crystals for all the sugar used in my baking,  Wilton for the Key Lime Pie frosting and the piping bags I used and Adams Extract for the Vanilla Extract. 

Key Lime Pie Donuts

Key Lime Pie Donuts

Key Lime Pie Donuts

Yield: 1 dozen
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Total Time: 22 minutes

Key Lime Pie Donuts begin with a moist lightly lime flavored donut, and are topped with a vibrant green Key Lime frosting. Then sprinkled with toasted coconut and graham cracker crumbs for a truly wonderful treat. 

Ingredients

For the Donuts:

  • 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ cup sugar, we used Dixie Crystals
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 egg
  • 6 ounces sour cream
  • ⅓ cup vegetable oil
  • ¼ teaspoon vanilla extract, we used Adams Extract Vanilla
  • 3 tablespoons milk
  • 2 tablespoons key lime juice
  • 1 tablespoon lime zest
  • 1 Wilton key lime decorating icing
  • ¼ cup toasted coconut
  • 2-3 tablespoons of crushed graham crackers

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 325°F. Prepare your donut pan by greasing and then lightly flouring.
  2. In a medium bowl, sift together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
  3. In your stand mixer, beat the eggs. Add the sour cream, oil, vanilla and milk and beat again. Add the key lime juice and lime zest and beat again.
  4. Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients a little at a time. Once added, mix on medium speed about a minute.
  5. Add the batter to a piping bag and pipe the batter into each cavity of the donut pan about ⅔ full.
  6. Bake for 10-12 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.
  7. Cool in pan 5 minutes and then turn out onto a wire cooling wrack and cool completely.
  8. Use the Key Lime Icing to top the donuts. Sprinkle the tops with toasted coconut and graham cracker crumbs, if desired.

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Welcome to the 3rd Annual #SummerDessertWeek event hosted by Angie from Big Bear’s Wife. This week-long summer time event is filled with some down right amazing sweet recipes from fantastic bloggers and we’ve got some great giveaways from our generous sponsors for y’all too!! We can’t wait to share all of these summer-themed desserts with you and celebrate sweet, sweet summertime all week long!

 

There are 45 incredible bloggers participating in this year’s #SummerDessertWeek event! Thanks to those bloggers, we have over 168 summer time sweet treat recipes being shared this week! Grab a few recipes to try out and don’t forget to enter the giveaway below!

Scroll down to take a look!

 

PRIZE #1

Dixie Crystals is giving away one (1)Keurig® K-Select® Coffee Maker

 

 

PRIZE #2

 

Prize #2 — Adam’s Extract is giving away – 1 Gift Pack – including Adams Poundcake Kit, Adams Best, Adams Lemon Extract, Adams Natural Food Color, and Adams Cinnamon Sugar

 

PRIZE #3

Prize #3 —Wilton is giving away a Wilton Gift Pack – including – Bake and Bring Geometric Print Non-Stick 13 x 9 -inch Oblong Pan, Bake and Bring Geometric Print Non-Stick 8-inch Square Cake Pan, Bake and Bring Geometric Print Non-Stick 8-inch Round Cake Pan, Peach Cobbler Candy Melts Candy, Blueberry Lemonade Candy Melts Candy, Orange Crème Candy Melts Candy, Key Lime Pie Decorating Icing Pouch with Tips, Orange Crème Decorating Icing Pouch with Tips, Pop Art Triangle and Solid Cupcake Liners, Geometric Print and Solid Green Cupcake Liners, Balloon Dog Icing Decorations, Assorted Brights and Pastels Sprinkles, Blue Sprinkles Tackle Box, Coral Sprinkles Tackle Box, DIY-Lish Mermaid Kit, DIY-Lish Candy Lollipop Kit and Disposable Decorating Bags with 1M Tips

 

PRIZE #4

Prize #4 — Sweets & Treats Boutique is giving away 1 (one) baking supply box including an assortment of sprinkles and cupcake liners as well as one of Love From The Oven’s recent cookbooks!

PRIZE #5

Prize #4 — Anolon is giving one (1) winner an Anolon Advanced Graphite 9″ Round Springform Pan & an Anolon Advanced Graphite 9″ Square Springform Pan

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Giveaway open to US Residents 18 years or older. All entries will be verified. No PO Boxes Please. Prizes will be sent directly from sponsors to winners, bloggers are not responsible for prizes. This giveaway runs from July 7th – July 14th at 12AMEST. Winners will be selected soon afterward and contacted by e-mail. Winners will have 48 hours to respond or a new winner will be chosen. There are a total of 5 (five) prizes and therefore we will have a total of 5 (five) winners. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited by law.

 

Disclaimer: These posts and recipes are part of the week-long event, #SummerDessertWeek but all opinions are 100% mine! We would like to Thank our amazing sponsors: Dixie Crystals, Adam’s Extract, Wilton, Sweets and Treats Shop and Anolon ! These wonderful sponsors provided the prize packs for our giveaways and also sent samples and products to the #SummerDessertWeek bloggers to use in their recipes.

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Tuesday 28th of April 2020

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