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Old Fashioned Sourdough Donuts

These delicious Old Fashioned Sourdough Donuts are brushed with warm butter and then rolled in cinnamon & sugar. Quick and easy to make, they are the perfect way to use up your sourdough discard!

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My name is Austin Claire & I’m excited you’re here!

I am a Wyoming native, living in Tennessee with my hubby and our three dogs and eight chickens!

I work full-time as a cosmetologist, but anytime I’m not at my salon, you will most definitely find me in the kitchen!

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