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Donuts

Glazed, dipped, filled, and baked, donuts come in many shapes, sizes, and flavors. Indulge in the versatile treat on June 2 (National Doughnut Day) or year-round for a delicious dessert and perfect partner to coffee.

Cocktail Doughnuts Should be the Star of Your Next Boozy Brunch

Doughnuts are one of the ultimate morning treats; cocktails one of the best evening rewards (or weekend brunch accompaniments). Why not combine both of these beautiful ideas? Introducing: boozy doughnuts...
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Tamales at Panaderia El Palomo in Cloverdale

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by Melanie Wong 15 days ago

This small family-owned bakery in Cloverdale has fresh tamales every day. Steaming hot right out of the steamer to consume immediately or available chilled if you're stocking up. Last week I st...

Sad news: Lou's Living Donut Museum (San Jose) to close

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by Carb Lover 14 years ago

On the front page of the Mercury News this morning (see link). Lou's has been in business since 1955 and is closing at the end of this month due to family illness. A loyal customer may continue to ...

Bob's Donuts yeast giveaway

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by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

The iconic Bob's Donuts on Polk Street and its newer location on Baker Street in San Francisco is giving away one-ounce packets of yeast with purchase of a donut. Bob's Donuts 1621 Polk St, San...

Krispy Kreme: Be Sweet Saturdays

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by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

"Get a FREE Original Glazed dozen to share when you buy one or more full price Original Glazed Dozens. . . Every Saturday during this time, Krispy Kreme will add a free dozen Original Glazed Doughn...

Duck Donuts opens in Mamaroneck...

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by gutreactions 4 months ago

A Duck Donuts franchise has opened on Mamaroneck Ave in Mamaroneck and apparently they are packing them in right now. The original shop opened in Duck, N.C. That was 60 stores ago. What's all the c...

Snow-Line Orchard & Winery | Oak Glen - San Bernardino County

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by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

Apple season is back in the mile-high orchards of Oak Glen. I confess to being completely unaware of this growing area until a friend clued me in last year. On November 1 on my way to Palm Springs,...

Donut truck, Morris Ave, Hot Dog Truck, North Ave.

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by Michele Cindy 18 years ago

Does anyone remember the Donut truck that parked on Morris Ave near the corner of North Ave. in Elizabeth? There was also a hot dog truck that had great chili dogs on North Ave, just East of Rt. 1-...

Donut Avenue in Calexico?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

After reading about the role this 24-hour doughnut shop plays as a safe hangout for workers in the community, I'm curious about the food. Besides doughnuts and coffee, apparently it also serves san...

Old Fashioned Donut Near Paramus

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by nissenpa 12 months ago

I lived in NJ for a few years and fell in love with the old school bakeries and their Old Fashioned Donuts. I'll be in Paramus in July and am looking for the place that has the best. Help please!

Ballast Coffee | West Portal - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 12 months ago

In need of a place to meet in the neighborhood, a couple friends and I picked Ballast Coffee to try. It's a modern cafe with some outdoor seating. Ballast roasts its own beans and has a special bea...

Flipped Doughnuts in Dana Point

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

In January, we stopped here after a visit to the Saturday morning farmers market. Flipped Doughnuts has an interesting product mix . . . donuts, espresso drinks, boba tea and Korean fried chicken. ...

Chinese Bakeries In Toronto/Scarborough

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by asianeats 1 year ago

Hey guys, a few years ago I recall buying some Chinese buns in a bakery located close to a Chinese supermarket. This particular Chinese bakery had some really good taro donuts, which I haven't been...

Freezing gourmet donuts?

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by itryalot 3 years ago

I live in a small town and will be travelling to a large city that has really good gourmet donut shops. I'll need the mini donuts about 6 days after I purchase them. Question: I was thinking of ke...

Toward a Unified Theory of the Doughnut

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

"Like most works of art, doughnuts are defined by an absence. They are modest and hollow. They belong to anyone."

The Holy Donut: Best Donuts in Portland, Maine

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by Thebest12345 1 year ago

in portland, there is a very lively and bustling community with restaurants, art, and more. among these, the holy donut has the nicest atmosphere and food. some really exotic flavors are potato, le...

Doctors Recommend Donuts as Safe Alternative to Romaine Lettuce

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by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

" . . . Instead doctors suggest substituting donuts for romaine. Safe varieties include jelly-filled, custard, glazed, cake, chocolate long john, powdered, Boston creme, sprinkled, and maple bacon....

Looking for the better/best version of some dishes

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by ioana503 1 year ago

Hello everyone. I will be travelling to Boston for the first time in a couple of weeks and I will be staying there for about a week. I am interested in trying out certain dishes and I need help fin...

Leaving half doughnuts behind

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by ebchower 6 years ago

Sometimes I'll bring in a dozen donuts to work for the break room. I hate when people break off half and leave the other half in the box. The other half gets thrown away because nobody wants to s...

Picou's donuts

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by Kaila 18 years ago

Is Picou's donuts still around? When I was last in New Orleans they were located off Esplanade not too far from the Fairgrounds. A tiny place, you had to know they were there. Even open all nigh...