Baked Banana Oat Donut with Protein Icing!!

A baked donut that you can whip up in 10 minutes flat to satisfy your donut craving in the healthiest most wholesome way possible. The protein icing is really what makes these donuts shine!

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I haven’t made donuts in forever but I was spurred on by a big donut fan over on Instagram to make something to fit her macros. I was actually delighted with how these turned out. Firm yet sweet and soft with a deliciously sweet peanut butter protein icing. It’s the protein icing that really makes them… they aren’t close to a real deal donut but they will definitely curb a sweet tooth and give you that feeling or indulging. These are positively saintly and could easily be served up for breakfast, or as a handy little pre workout snack!

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What’s your favourite donut flavour? It’s been so long since I had a donut… ring donuts with icing were always my favourite. Peanut butter and chocolate has to be my favourite flavour combination!

Banana Oat Protein Donuts

by Michelle Hunt

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 10 minutes

Keywords: bake dessert breakfast snack gluten-free soy-free sugar-free banana whey protein

Ingredients (6 donutes)

  • 90g (1 cup) gluten free oats
  • 100g (1 small) ripe banana
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • Dash of cinnamon (optional)
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 40g (2 tbsp) honey
  • 2 tbsp unsweetened almond milk
  • 60ml (1/4 cup) oegg free range liquid egg whites


  • 30g Pulsin Whey Protein Concentrate
  • 2 tbsp (20g) peanut flour
  • 2 tbsp water
  • 10 – 15 drops liquid stevia (to taste)
  • 1 large square of dark chocolate chopped for topping


Preheat oven to 180C (350F).

Blend together banana donut ingredients in a high speed blender or nutri bullet.

Spray a donut pan lightly with spray oil.

Spoon donut batter into the pan.

Bake for 10 minutes

Allow to cool before removing from the tray.

Mix together icing ingredients (for a chocolate icing use raw cacao powder or cocoa powder to replace the peanut flour!).

Spread icing on cooled donuts. Sprinkle on dark chocolate before the icing sets.

Best eaten on day of baking or within 48 hours. Store in a seal tight container at room temperature.

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