The Boston area has plenty of options for doughnut enthusiasts:

robertlf is fond of Donuts With a Difference. “Try the jelly sticks,” he urges.

• Sofra has unusual filled doughnuts with Middle Eastern spices; Bob Dobalina had a worthy “dukkah,” a long doughnut with an Egyptian spice-and-nut mixture “affixed to the top with some sort of sweet adhesive.”

SaraASR sighs over the grilled doughnuts with huckleberry and vanilla bean ice creams, served with caramel and champagne foam at Rattlesnake: “to die for.”

Donuts With a Difference [North of Boston]
35 Riverside Avenue, Medford

Sofra [Cambridge]
1 Belmont Street, Cambridge

Rattlesnake Bar & Grill [Back Bay]
384 Boylston Street, Boston

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