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Treat to Try: Dragon Donuts

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Dragon Donuts

It took a minute to get out to Dragon Donuts. Perhaps that’s understandable. Located in Grove City, the shop requires a short haul through the scenic 71-S road construction. But then again, it’s spring in Columbus, so congested road construction is inescapable. But in this case, it’s worth it. As the name indicates, donuts are involved. […]

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Treat to Try: DK Long Johns

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: DK Long Johns

Let’s talk Long Johns. Not the fish (with an apostrophe), the doughnut tradition. And not just any Long John doughnut, specifically, the ones found at DK Diner. In all the recent doughnut adventures, DK’s offerings have their very own appeal. Long Johns are conventionally associated with a little magic and mystery. They’re usually long, bar […]

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Unusual Eats: Donut as Big as Your Head

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Unusual Eats: Donut as Big as Your Head

Resch’s has been around forever, holding down the East Side with its retro sign that glows as a beacon to customers. You pull a tag at the door and wait for its number to be called. When that time comes, there will be paralyzing choices to be made — cinnamon rolls, danishes, jelly-filled, cream-filled, fritters… […]

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Treat to Try: Big and Little’s Donuts

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Big and Little’s Donuts

Columbus has an insatiable appetite for donuts. We’ve got almost every chain operation from Tim Horton’s to Duck Donuts, and we’ve got plucky artisanal operators such as Tupelo and its roving donut truck. Big and Little’s falls under the artisanal category. You can find it on the regular at the Powell Farmers Market and also […]

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Treat to Try: Doughnuts from Purple Sage

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Doughnuts from Purple Sage

Purple Sage sells its doughnuts from a jar of powdered sugar at the Worthington Farmers Market. That’s really all you need to know, right? Honestly, what could be better than fresh doughnuts rolling around in a snowstorm of sweetness? Nothing. Nothing is better. There is more to the story, though. Purple Sage is a bakery […]

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Duck Donuts Opens in Dublin

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Duck Donuts Opens in Dublin

After an Ohio debut last December in Westerville, North Carolina-based Duck Donuts celebrated a grand opening in Dublin last Saturday at 7717 Sawmill Rd. The build-your-own donut shop starts guests off with a plain vanilla donut and offers a variety of icings, toppings and drizzles to finish it off. Guests can then watch as their […]

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Treat to Try: Bailey’s Drive Inn Donuts

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Bailey’s Drive Inn Donuts

Bailey’s Drive Inn Donuts have been making special appearances at farmers markets this season. That is to say, you can’t get them at an actual “drive-in.” You’ll have to ditch the car at some point and walk to get the donuts. But walking’s good for you, and you can pretend you’re driving in: all the […]

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