ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

Updated on October 11, 2011
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts and coffee, yummy!
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts and coffee, yummy!

Who doesn't love Krispy Kreme Doughnuts?

Can you believe there are still parts of the United States who have no clue what a Krispy Kreme Doughnut is? Boy do I feel sorry for their mouths. I cannot imagine not having experienced a Hot Krispy Kreme's Glazed Doughnut.

Krispy Kreme is a doughnut shop that Vernon Rudolph originally opened in Winston-Salem, North Carolina on July 13, 1937. He bought a secret doughnut recipe from a french chef in New Orleans; then started selling his doughnuts to grocery stores. Of course everyone loved his doughnuts and began to ask him if he could sell them hot. So to accommodate this request he cut a hole in the side of his wall and began selling his Hot Original Glazed Doughnuts to people. So now you know how this infamous doughnut shop began.

Fresh Hot Original Glazed Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
Fresh Hot Original Glazed Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

I moved to Atlanta recently and haven't came across my local Krispy Kreme yet; but for now I settle for going to Quik Trip and occasionally picking up a dozen of their boxed Original Glazed Doughnuts. This prepackaged box of doughnuts will run you $3.99+ tax where I live at now. But when I was in Virginia I had my local Krispy Kreme shop not too far of a drive from my house; so my family and I would go there like every other weekend and pick up a dozen of our favorite flavors. I must add the benefit of actually going to a Krispy Kreme Doughnut shop is, they give you each a free Hot Original Glazed Doughnut; fresh and hot right off the line. Who could pass that up?

Assorted flavors of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
Assorted flavors of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

The most difficult part about going to Krispy Kreme is when you finally get up to the front of the line and have no clue what flavor to get. They had so many too choose from; I'll attempt to name as many as I can remember. They had of course, their Hot Original Glazed Doughnut, Chocolate Frosted Glaze, Raspberry Jelly filled with a powdered sugar, Raspberry Jelly with glaze on outside, Lemon filled with the powdered sugar, Creme filled with chocolate frosting, Kruller with glaze, Kruller glazed with chocolate frosting, chocolate frosting and sprinkles, sour kreme with glaze, apple fritters(one of my fave's), and they have doughnut holes too. The doughnut holes had fewer flavors like glazed, chocolate, powdered sugar, and I think a few filled ones as well, but I can't remember. I know I'm missing a lot but that's all I can remember.(Probably cause I like and have tried all the ones I've listed) There's someone out there that knows them all and a store who carries them all at one time too.

The cost of the doughnuts at my local Krispy Kreme were pretty reasonable. I believe it was like 69¢-79¢ for an individual doughnut and some where around $5.00 to maybe $7.00 for a dozen. Not to shabby to me for fresh, great tasting, melt in your mouth donughuts.

If you haven't tried one yet, you need to! Go now, and find your local Krispy Kreme Doughnut shop and try a Hot Original Glazed today. Your mouth doesn't need to be deprived any longer!

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • profile image

      Leslie 

      6 years ago

      You haven't come across your local Krispy Kreme store either, correct?

    • stylezink profile imageAUTHOR

      stylezink 

      7 years ago from Atlanta, GA.

      Wow! Thanks all for the comments and reading my hub! I didn't expect this one to get so much attention and support. It's great knowing that everyone must LOVE Krispy Kreme as much as I do! I'm lucky these days I now live between TWO Krispy Kreme stores. So depending on which way I'm going I can always stop by when I'm craving a doughnut.

      They are SO AWESOME lavender! Dunkin' Donuts doesn't give you a free doughnut while you wait or just because you came in the store.

      Anyone seeking fundraising with Krispy Kreme; I would advise that you get in contact with your local Krispy Kreme to see if they offer any fundraising services. If there isn't a store located near you I would check out their website and try to contact them to see if they do fundraising and can ship them out to you. I'm sure there is an 800 number or email listed to contact them. Most pages for business's have a 'Contact Us' link on their homepage. Hope that helps.

    • profile image

      lavender 

      7 years ago

      awsome! the sweetest donut i've ever tried...........

    • profile image

      Diane Grossheim 

      7 years ago

      Lemon-filled, raspberry-filled, glazed, and Krullers are my favorites, plus the doughnut holes are good, too! I know EXACTLY what I want when I get up to the counter, lol!

    • profile image

      avanti 

      7 years ago

      i love it

    • profile image

      purple taco :)! 

      8 years ago

      i love krispy kreme! nothing is better!

    • profile image

      pleasent green m.b. church 

      8 years ago

      i would like to sell krispy kreme donut for a fundraising

      for my church/group.

    • stylezink profile imageAUTHOR

      stylezink 

      8 years ago from Atlanta, GA.

      Looking at their website it appears to be 27 flavors.

    • profile image

      alabama girl 

      8 years ago

      does anyone know the number of the different kinds (flavors) of krispy kreme donuts????

    • profile image

      sbeakr 

      9 years ago

      Fun hub! Love it AND the doughnuts!

    • profile image

      hthtgty 

      9 years ago

      hiii

      i love krsby kreem

      yammy its niiice

      delisios

      but its sooooo expensive

      tell me how 2 make it

      how many sugar <egg<salt<flour<

      tell meeeeee

    • profile image

      changPHILS 

      9 years ago

      the best doughnut in the whole wide world !

    • stylezink profile imageAUTHOR

      stylezink 

      10 years ago from Atlanta, GA.

      You know I'm not sure, but it should be.

    • sixtyorso profile image

      Clive Fagan 

      10 years ago from South Africa

      Aah so now I know what Homer Simpson enjoyed so much!

      Made my mouth water. Is this the same Donut so loved by Cops in Cop tV shows and movies?

    • profile image

      Bunkie 

      10 years ago

      Good Hub! I love Krispy Kreme Donuts :)

    • profile image

      Boogie85 

      10 years ago

      No other better doughnuts out there by my opinion!

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)