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Crazy For Cronuts: Picking Apart The Tasty Trend

Crazy For Cronuts: Picking Apart The Tasty Trend

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The cronut, a croissant-doughnut hybrid, has skyrocketed ever since Dominique Ansel started selling it at his New York City bakery this spring. Patrons line up for hours, and scalpers have jacked up the price exponentially.

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On National Doughnut Day, Free Food And Feel-Good History

On National Doughnut Day, Free Food And Feel-Good History

| June 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Friday’s holiday wasn’t the brain child of doughnut vendors trying to push their sugary, deep-fried treats (though some will give them to you for free). The holiday stems from the wartime volunteer service of “dough girls” — and even helped to lighten the dark days of Vietnam POWs.

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