Krispy Kreme – Realizing a month long dream

The first thing I ate when I arrived in Australia back in January 2011 was a Krispy Kreme donut at the Sydney Airport.

Since then, it has become a little bit of a tradition (now shared with Mike as well) to get one every time I pass through Sydney.

We have been meaning to break that tradition for over a month now (since even before Meaghan’s visit) because there is a Krispy Kreme store in the city. So after a long wait and one failed visit – closing time and no donuts left – we finally did it!

We bought a pack of 6 donuts for $12.95 . So expensive compared to Tim Hortons at home, I know!

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We got from left to right: Original Glazed, Caramel Latte, Raspberry Glazed, Choc Caramel Fudge, Apple Custard Crumble and Kookies & Kreme.

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Verdict? The donuts are delicious. But they’re all made from the same batter with different toppings and fillings. Gets boring pretty fast. I miss the donut selection back home from Tim Horton’s with its different textures, consistencies and flavours.

The Choc Caramel Fudge was tasty but both Mike and I think it would’ve tasted much better if the flavours were reversed – caramel/butterscotch filling with a chocolate glaze on top instead 🙂

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Kookies & Kreme – yummy filling!

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Apple Custard Crumble – our favourite of the lot.

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Would we buy these again? Yes, but definitely not more than 1 per person per visit. The donuts are good, but like I said, the dough is the exact same for every donut so excitement is quickly lost. Not to mention how terrible these are for your health 😛

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2 thoughts on “Krispy Kreme – Realizing a month long dream

    • Sandra Nguy says:

      No I haven’t! 😦 I did see my brother’s blog post about them though and they looked so good! I can’t wait to be back just to have yummy cheap donuts from Timmys!

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