10 of The Best Doughnut Creations in Australia

Australia loves a good doughnut. Forget your humble Donut staple, we're talking about 10 of the most drool-worthy, decadent and creative balls of dough, that give the traditional cinnamon version a run for its money.

If you're a regular Instagrammer, there's no denying we're in the middle of a doughnut frenzy. We've trawled the web to to find 10 of the best doughnut creations the country has to offer.

1. Grumpy Donuts, Online



Which one to eat first?! ??

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As the caption suggests, choice is your biggest problem with Grumpy Donuts. These exceptionally photogenic treats are delivered straight to you, and are also available at select Sydney cafes including Orto Trading Company, The Wedge Espresso and Bread and Butter.

2. Brewtown Newtown


Their doughnuts are aptly titled "brewnuts" and you're guaranteed to always come across an ever-changing selection if you're a repeat doughnut offender.

3. Pablo & Rusty's



Friday = Good times. Maple Bacon, Nutella, Caramel and Coconut #Yum #Comingsoon #Friyay

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All your favourite combinations are served at this trusty coffee institution. The perfect Friday treat.

4. El Topo Mexican


Let's face it, what could be better than a fluffy hot doughnut with a rich chocolate dipping sauce?

5. The Chef and the Barista


I don't think we need to say more than a doughnut injected with Nutella!

6. Woah Nelly, Online



Dear Friday, we love you ?? ??: via @joshua__kim

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Just some of the drool-worthy flavours include maple bacon and caramel rough. The only catch with these delicious morsels of sweetness is you need to order around one week in advance, and minimum requirement is nine.

7. Adriano Zumbo


Adriano Zumbo has created his own version of the doughnut, the "zonut". A cross between a doughnut and a cronut, one of our favourites is the Maple Syrup, Blackberry and Cinnamon Oat Crumble.

8. Glazed Doughnuts, pop ups and events


If you're after a true American style doughnut, then you can't go past Glazed Doughnuts created by two California girls. Each doughnut is handmade, making it that bit extra special. With up to 30 flavours in rotation, if you can't find them at pop ups and events, you can also purchase at select Sydney cafes including Reuben Hills, Sample Coffee and Sensory Lab

9. Bistro Morgan


Since the age of 7, Morgan has been experimenting in the kitchen with his doughnut creations. He's been garnering so much attention that he's appeared on The Today Show and been dubbed 'Melbourne's Doughnut King'.

10. Nectar and Stone



Yesterday was the best day ??+??

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If you're after something super pretty and perfect for a special event, then you can't go past Melbourne based Nectar and Stone with their dainty doughnut designs.

Image Credit: Grumpy Donuts

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