Grilled Donuts a la Mode


  • Fresh (soft glazed donuts)
  • Vanilla ice cream
  • Ground vanilla beans


  1. Slice each donut along the ‘equator’.
  2. Prepare a grill pan with some non-stick spray or rubbed with a bit of oil. Heat to medium.
  3. Place donut halves cut side down on the grill pan.
  4. Grill donuts until the cut sides are toasted and the donuts begin to show grill marks.
  5. Place grilled donuts on a plate, top with scoops of vanilla ice cream and sprinkle with ground vanilla beans.