National Donut Day is held on the first Friday of June. It was established by The Salvation Army in Chicago to honor “donut lassies” who served treats to soldiers in WWI. Read more… http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/lifestyle/2012/06/01/national-donut-day-marking-75th-annual-celebration/
America’s Best Doughnuts (Food and Wine) 2012
Cream-filled, glazed or even topped with bacon, doughnuts are an irresistible confection beloved across the country in classic and new forms. Here, Food & Wine names the best doughnuts in the U.S.
The Doughnut Vault (Photo: Triphena Wong) The Doughnut Vault; Chicago, IL
Gilt Bar owner Brendan Sodikoff started selling big, fresh doughnuts out of a brick storefront in the spring of 2011, and lines continue from early morning until the handful of flavors sell out. Outside, there’s a communal table for enjoying old-fashioned, chocolate-glazed and sometimes pistachio-covered rings, with $1 cups of coffee. Read more… http://travel.yahoo.com/ideas/america-s-best-doughnuts.html?page=all