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Nov 8, 2012

Review: Krispy Kreme - Pumpkin Spice Donut

Krispy Kreme's Pumpkin Spice Donut is a seasonal donut that joins the glut of pumpkin items around this time of year.

It was $1.09 for a single Pumpkin Spice Donut.

As I cut one of these in half for picture taking purposes, the crumb looked a bit dry. Thankfully, it was a trick of the color and a finger poke revealed that it was indeed soft and moist.

Mostly Krispy Kreme's Pumpkin Spice Donut tasted like a fairly fresh, sweet, and yummy buttermilk donut. That being said, the pumpkin flavor was a bit lacking and hard to pick out over the very sweet glaze. The spice was there, but the pumpkin? Not so much.

Bottomline: Yummy buttermilk donut? Check! Pumpkin spice flavor? Yes on the spice but, very little on the pumpkin front.

Nutritional Info - Krispy Kreme Pumpkin Spice Doughnut (81g)
Calories - 300 (from Fat - 130)
Fat - 14g (Saturated Fat - 7g)
Sodium - 240mg
Carbs - 42g (Sugar - 27g)
Protein - 2g


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4 comments :

  1. It looks good, shame about the lack of pumpkin flavour. I'd still take a spice flavour Krispy Kreme though, I wish they would do one in the UK! Was this a special donut for Thanksgiving?

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  2. Pumpkin Donuts from Dunkin's are where it's AT. The calorie content is however something you don't want to know about. Ignorance is bliss.

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  3. "...a finger poke revealed that it was indeed soft and moist"


    Young man!!!!! Quit poking yer' vittles ye rapscallion!!!!!

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