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100 Delectable Donut Dishes

From Chocolate-Dipped Donut Sandwiches to Strange Spam Donuts

— June 5, 2015 — Lifestyle
In honor of National Donut Day, these delicious donut dishes offer endless inspiration for selecting the perfect celebratory snack. Whether you prefer something sickeningly sweet or a more unusual savory confection, there are a multitude of donut recipes to choose from.

For something a bit more traditional, there are a number of donut dishes that stick to classic sugary sweet flavors with fun toppings and unexpected fillings. Among many bakers, cereal, sprinkles and cookie crumbs have become a popular way to add a subtle crunchy texture to a traditionally sweet donut. Of course, the fun flavor of the donut isn't always visible from the outside. Donuts can now be stuffed with anything imaginable, from decadent cookie dough buttercream to creamy hazelnut spreads.

For the more adventurous crowd, there are a number of unusual donut creations that deliver unorthodox and unconventional flavor combinations. Donut-based burgers are not all that unusual anymore, but donut hot dogs and donut lobster rolls are sure to raise some eyebrows. For an even more unexpected twist, there are strange spam hybrids, hot sauce-filled desserts and even cheesy pulled pork confections.

So whether you prefer sweet or savory, these delectable donut dishes feature favors from every end of the spectrum.
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Festive Pirate Donuts
Festive Pirate Donuts
This Novelty Krispy Kreme Donut Celebrates Talk Like a Pirate Day
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Easter Breakfast Donuts
Easter Breakfast Donuts
This Easter Dessert Recipe is a Sugar Lover's Dream
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98
Sugar-Attack Morning Meals
Sugar-Attack Morning Meals
The Donut Chip Breakfast Sandwich Revamps Krispy Kreme Creations
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97
Ghoulish Anniversary Donuts
Ghoulish Anniversary Donuts
Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Ghostbusters with Decorated Donuts
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96
Bacon-Topped Treats
Bacon-Topped Treats
The Limited Edition Deluxe Bacon Donut is Available at Some Dunkin' Donuts
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95
Cinematic Sci-Fi Donuts
Cinematic Sci-Fi Donuts
These Doctor Who Donut Flavors are Inspired by Characters From the Show
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94
Patriotic Brazilian Donuts
Patriotic Brazilian Donuts
These Sonho Donuts are the Perfect World Cup Treat to Honor Brazil
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93
Chocolate Donut Cameras
Chocolate Donut Cameras
This Unusual Camera Takes Delicious Lo-Fi Photos
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92
Campfire Confectionary Hybrids
Campfire Confectionary Hybrids
Food Beast Created Donut S'mores for National Donut Day 2014
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91
Sponge Cake Donuts
Sponge Cake Donuts
The How Sweet It Is Donut Recipe Includes a Tres Leches, Triple Milk Glaze
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90
Spicy Buffalo Donuts
Spicy Buffalo Donuts
Tim Horton's is Set to Release a Buffalo Crunch Donut Flavor in NYC
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89
Caramelized Sugar-Crusted Donuts
Caramelized Sugar-Crusted Donuts
Krispy Kreme is Offering a Creme Brulee Donut
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88
Ramen Donut Mashups
Ramen Donut Mashups
From Culinary Bro-Down, the Ramnut Brings Together Two Unlikely Foods
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87
Sugar-Free Cinnamon Donuts
Sugar-Free Cinnamon Donuts
This Donut Recipe is a Low Carb Option That Satisfies Cravings
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86
Candied Chocolate Donuts
Candied Chocolate Donuts
These Peanut Butter Cup Donuts Mix Sweet and Savory Flavors
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Christmas Dinner Donuts
Christmas Dinner Donuts
The Ho-Ho-Honut is a Savory Donut Featuring Festive Flavors
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Peppery Bacon Donuts
Peppery Bacon Donuts
Tim Hortons is Introducing a New Savory Black Pepper Bacon Donut
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Marshmallow Easter Donuts
Marshmallow Easter Donuts
These New Dunkin’ Donuts Have Marshmallow Peeps on Top
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Cannoli Donut Hybrids
Cannoli Donut Hybrids
This Yummy Cannoli Dessert from Oh, Bite It! is a Mashup with a Glazed Donut
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Cookie-Stuffed Donut Holes
Cookie-Stuffed Donut Holes
These Dessert Bites from Oh, Bite It! Have a Double-Stuf Oreo Glaze
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Spanish Donut Sandwiches
Spanish Donut Sandwiches
Churro Borough's Churro Sandwich Gets Extra Indulgent with Ice Cream
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Festive Pumpkin Donuts
Festive Pumpkin Donuts
The New Pumpkin Spice Krispy Kreme Donuts are Filled With Autumn Flavors
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Confectionary Cereal Donuts
Confectionary Cereal Donuts
This Epic Rice Krispie Recipe Incorporates Krispy Kreme Glazed Donuts
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Biscuit Donut Hybrids
Biscuit Donut Hybrids
The Bisnut Combines the Look of a Donut with the Texture of a Biscuit
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Unusual Bubblegum Donuts
Unusual Bubblegum Donuts
The Dubble Bubble Donut Combines Two Sugary Sweets
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Chilled Donut Fillings
Chilled Donut Fillings
The 'Milky Bun' Consists of Donuts Creatively Stuffed with Ice Cream
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Breakfast Pastry-Stuffed Donuts
Breakfast Pastry-Stuffed Donuts
The Big Poppa Pop Tart Donut from OC Donut Bar is Next Level
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Fantasy Icon Donuts
Fantasy Icon Donuts
This Delicious Dessert is the Donut to Rule Them All
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Patriotic Hockey Donuts
Patriotic Hockey Donuts
This Custom Cronut Celebrates the New York Rangers in the Playoffs
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Decadent Donut Sundaes
Decadent Donut Sundaes
The Krispy Kreme Sundae Mixes the Iconic Donut with Ice Cream
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Wordy Valentine's Donuts
Wordy Valentine's Donuts
Studio DIY Turns Conversation Heart Candies into Donuts
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Life Preserver Donuts
Life Preserver Donuts
This Dunkin' Donuts Donut Celebrates Discovery Channel's Shark Week
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Brioche-Based Lobster Donuts
Brioche-Based Lobster Donuts
This Boston Bakery Has a New Menu of Meaty Donut Sandwiches
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Soapy Glazed Pastries
Soapy Glazed Pastries
Mini Donut Soaps Prove Things Really are Cheaper by the Dozen
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Donut-Tart Hybrid Desserts
Donut-Tart Hybrid Desserts
The Donart by The Green Radish Could Be the Next Cronut
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Mexican Donut Mashups
Mexican Donut Mashups
The Taco Donut Hybrid Comes with Queso "Frosting" and Sour Cream "Icing"
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Chocolate Donut Collaborations
Chocolate Donut Collaborations
The Tim Hortons Nutella Series is a Limited-Time Only Offer
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Campfire Combination Confections
Campfire Combination Confections
The S'mores Donut from Macarons Parlour is the Perfect Hybrid
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Donut Double Cheeseburgers
Donut Double Cheeseburgers
The Hungry Horse's Glazed Double Donut Burger Also Includes Bacon
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Chilled Donut Sandwiches
Chilled Donut Sandwiches
Krispy Kreme Korea's Ice Cream Donut Sandwiches Are Served Chilled
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Donut Cheesesteak Burgers
Donut Cheesesteak Burgers
This Burger by PYT is Sweet, Savory and Deliciously Gooey
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Sugary Breakfast Rolls
Sugary Breakfast Rolls
This Donut Bacon Sandwich Hits Your Sweet, Salty and Fatty Quotas
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Pie-Infused Donuts
Pie-Infused Donuts
The Krispy Kreme Pie Donuts are a Hybrid of Two Classic Desserts
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Hot Sauce-Filled Donuts
Hot Sauce-Filled Donuts
The Donut Zinger Contains Everything from Hot Sauce to Marshmallows
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Super Stuffed Donuts
Super Stuffed Donuts
This Apple Fritter and Custard-Filled Donut is Glazed in Chocolate Too
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Cookie-Stuffed Donuts
Cookie-Stuffed Donuts
This Recipe for Oreo-Filled Donut Holes is a Cookie Lover's Dream
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Donut Cannoli Hybrids
Donut Cannoli Hybrids
Frangelli’s Bakery’s Scrumptious Donnoli is a Mix of a Donut and a Cannoli
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Anime-Inspired Cat Donuts
Anime-Inspired Cat Donuts
The Cartoon Anime Series ‘One Nya Hup’ Inspired Cat Donut Tr
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Ice Cream Donuts
Ice Cream Donuts
California-Based Baker's Donuts Offers a Great Summer Treat
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Strange Spam Donuts
Strange Spam Donuts
Mister Eaters is Serving a Unique Spam-Filled Savory Donut
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White Yogurt Donuts
White Yogurt Donuts
Mister Donut's New Calpis Donuts Come Filled with Yogurt
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Pulled Pork Donuts
Pulled Pork Donuts
The Boss Hog Gourmet Donut Comes with Shredded Pork and Potato Salad Toppings
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Candy Bar Donut Desserts
Candy Bar Donut Desserts
The Snickers Bar Donut Has a Full Chocolate Bar Hidden Inside of It
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Blackened Halloween Treats
Blackened Halloween Treats
Tokyo Disney's Spooky Halloween Snacks Feature Black Donuts & Sausages
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Festive Holiday Donuts
Festive Holiday Donuts
These Festive Krispy Kreme Christmas Desserts Make Celebration Tasty
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Cheesy Crescent Pastries
Cheesy Crescent Pastries
This Grilled Cheese Donut From Oh Bite It Boasts Layers of Deliciousness
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Glazed Donut Double Cheeseburgers
Glazed Donut Double Cheeseburgers
You Can Now Get a Krispy Kreme Burger With Multiple Patties
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Cheesy Bacon-Topped Pastries
Cheesy Bacon-Topped Pastries
This Bacon Mac and Cheese Donut From PYT Burger is a Savory Delight
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Twisted Hazelnut Donuts
Twisted Hazelnut Donuts
This Nutella Dessert Combines a Nutty Spread with a Krispy Kreme Base
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Crispy Charcoal-Infused Donuts
Crispy Charcoal-Infused Donuts
Dunkin' Donuts Thailand Has a Menu of Edible Charcoal-Flavor Donuts
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Decadent Donut Macarons
Decadent Donut Macarons
These Gluten-Free Macaron Donuts Celebrate National Donut Day
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Savory Dinner Doughnuts
Savory Dinner Doughnuts
Mister Donut's Savory Snack Doughnuts Come in Flavors Like Baked Potato
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French Canadian Donuts
French Canadian Donuts
This Poutine Recipe Creates a Savory Donut Out of Fries, Gravy and Cheese
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Hybrid Waffle Donuts
Hybrid Waffle Donuts
These Krispy Kreme Waffles Make for the Sweetest Breakfast of All Time
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Donut S'more Sandwiches
Donut S'more Sandwiches
This S'more Donut Sandwich Recipe Replaces Graham Crackers with Donuts
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Delicious Ireland Celebratory Donuts
Delicious Ireland Celebratory Donuts
These St.Patrick's Day Donuts Look Deliciously Minty
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International Donuts
International Donuts
Krispy Kreme's World Cup Dessert Donuts Celebrate Six Countries
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Layered Hazelnut Desserts
Layered Hazelnut Desserts
Robicelli's Nutella Lasagna is a Decadent Take on Pastry Mashups
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Croissant Donut Desserts
Croissant Donut Desserts
Dunkin Donuts Will be Releasing Their Own Limited Edition of the Cronut
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Disney Character Donuts
Disney Character Donuts
Donut Bar is Serving Decorated Donuts Inspired by Popular Animated Films
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Supersized Donut Desserts
Supersized Donut Desserts
This Sprinkled Donut Cake is Charming and Easy to Recreate
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Romantic Heart-Shaped Donuts
Romantic Heart-Shaped Donuts
Dunkin' Donuts' Cookie Dough Donut is a Perfect Valentine's Day Treat
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Cheesy Pulled Pork Creations
Cheesy Pulled Pork Creations
This Glazed Donut Sandwich Contains Pulled Pork Plus Mac and Cheese
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Savory Cheeseburger Donuts
Savory Cheeseburger Donuts
Homer Simpson Inspired the D'Oh Nut Stuffed Burger from PYT Burger
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Galactic Donut Designs
Galactic Donut Designs
Dun-Well Doughnuts' Star Wars Donut Designs Are Out of This World
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Fast Food Spanish Donuts
Fast Food Spanish Donuts
McDonald's Japan Introduces a Mouthwatering McChurro
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Spicy Ramen Donuts
Spicy Ramen Donuts
Japanese Restaurant Osaka Ohsho Debuts a Limited Edition Dish
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Boston Cream Donut Cupcakes
Boston Cream Donut Cupcakes
These Cupcakes are a Hybrid Version of the Famous Boston Cream Donut
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Buttermilk Green Tea Donuts
Buttermilk Green Tea Donuts
This Delicious Recipe Tops Cakes with Vibrant Icing
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Remixed Stadium Foods
Remixed Stadium Foods
The Krispy Kreme Donut Hot Dog Blends Sweet and Savory Unexpectedly
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World's Most Expensive Donut
World's Most Expensive Donut
The £1000 Dessert Was Created by Krispy Kreme Donuts and Selfridges
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Decadent Donut Desserts
Decadent Donut Desserts
The Donut and Waffle Hybrid From DK Donuts Come in a Variety of Flavors
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Crunchy Cereal Confections
Crunchy Cereal Confections
These Gourmet Donuts are Topped With Different Sugary Breakfast Cereals
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Meat-Stuffed Celebration Desserts
Meat-Stuffed Celebration Desserts
The Turkey Donut Was Made Just in Time for Thanksgivukkah
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Chocolate Croissant Donut Holes
Chocolate Croissant Donut Holes
Dominique Ansel Bakery is Debuting Nutella Cronut Holes in NYC
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Custom Donut Creations
Custom Donut Creations
California Donuts' Latest Service Lets Consumers Design Their Dessert
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Chocolate-Dipped Donut Sandwiches
Chocolate-Dipped Donut Sandwiches
This Decadent Cookie Dough Sandwich is Between Two Glazed Donuts
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1-Minute Microwave Donuts
1-Minute Microwave Donuts
Kirbie Cravings Creates an Easy Chocolate Dessert
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Savory Donut Desserts
Savory Donut Desserts
Gourdough's Donuts Bakes Delicious Gourmet Options
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Asian Donut Burgers
Asian Donut Burgers
The Latest Mos Burger Comes with French Cruller and Chorizo Sausage
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Creamy Donut Sandwiches
Creamy Donut Sandwiches
This Churro Ice Cream Sandwich is the Perfect Fried Treat
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Adorable Animal Donuts
Adorable Animal Donuts
The Animal Donuts by Floresta Make for a Creative Confection
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Chocolate-Flavored Bacon Cronuts
Chocolate-Flavored Bacon Cronuts
These 'Squats' Square Cronuts are Covered in Nutella & Bacon Bits
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Sweet-and-Savory Donuts
Sweet-and-Savory Donuts
The Avocado Donut is a Healthy Gluten Free Dessert
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Chocolate Cookie-Infused Donuts
Chocolate Cookie-Infused Donuts
This Krispy Kreme Donut is Inspired by a Chocolate Chip Cookie
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Decadent Dessert Burgers
Decadent Dessert Burgers
Umami Burger's Donut Ice Cream Sandwiches is Desgined to Destroy Diets
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Adorable Animal Donuts (UPDATE)
Adorable Animal Donuts (UPDATE)
Floresta's Sweet Donuts Are Health-Conscious and Super Cute
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Alcohol-Infused Dessert Donuts
Alcohol-Infused Dessert Donuts
Drunkin Donuts Takes the Edge Off With Its Decadent Desserts
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Dessert Breakfast Sandwiches
Dessert Breakfast Sandwiches
Dunkin' Donuts's New Donut Breakfast Sandwich is Sweet and Savory
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Waffle Donut Desserts
Waffle Donut Desserts
Chicago's Waffle Cafe's Wonut Combines a Breakfast Staple and Sugary Treat
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