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Dominique Ansel Cronut (and Cookie Shot)

Dominique Ansel Cronut (and Cookie Shot)

My lovely friend Alice introduced me to the delights of the Dominique Ansel bakery in London today. Dominique Ansel invented the Cronut – a croissant-donut hybrid which I encountered first in the Dum Dum Donutterie Zebra cronut – so I was excited to try the original. […]

Marks and Spencer Jam Doughnuts

Marks and Spencer Jam Doughnuts

We don’t spend all our time swanning around London markets and European cities in search of the best doughnuts; when I know I’m going to be meeting up with Anna, I try to find a doughnut which I can bring with me. This time it […]

The Pudding Stop, St Albans

The Pudding Stop, St Albans

I made a trip to St Alban’s at the start of half-term, primarily to do some research for a Year 7 trip, but also to get out of the capital and try some doughnuts. After a useful wander around Verulamium Museum to snap photos of […]

Skinny Bakery 42-calorie Doughnuts

Skinny Bakery 42-calorie Doughnuts

Skinny Bakery are a company I’d followed for a while on Instagram before finally placing my first order prompted by the news that they were making 42-calorie doughnuts. I ordered a few different products: carrot (cake) pearls, lemon (cake) pearls, mini flapjacks and jam doughnuts. I […]

Donut Soufflé at the Forge, Whitstable

Donut Soufflé at the Forge, Whitstable

For my birthday my husband and I returned to the Kent coast and to Whitstable. We had been here for the first time in the summer of 2016 and had one of our best holidays ever. We stumbled across the Forge on a walk along […]