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Best of Brooklyn: Top 5 Gourmet Doughnut Places

Instagrammable and downright delicious doughnuts with flavors like matcha and maple bacon.
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There's nothing quite like a freshly made, gourmet doughnut. Brooklyn is home to some of the best doughnut shops in the world, with unique flavors and creative toppings that will leave your taste buds begging for more. Here are the top 5 gourmet doughnut shops in Brooklyn that you must visit:

  1. Dough - 646 Vanderbilt Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238

Dough has become a Brooklyn staple, with locations across the borough. Their doughnuts are fluffy, sweet and absolutely delicious. One of their must-try flavors is the hibiscus, a light and fruity doughnut that is perfect for the summer. They also serve excellent coffee to pair with your doughnut.

  1. Doughnut Plant - 245 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Doughnut Plant is famous for their unique square doughnuts and inventive flavors. From classic glazed doughnuts to creative options like matcha green tea and creme brulee, there is something for everyone at this Brooklyn institution. They also have excellent coffee to go with your doughnut.

  1. Peter Pan Donut & Pastry Shop - 727 Manhattan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222

This classic Greenpoint doughnut shop has been around for over 60 years and is a favorite among locals. Their doughnuts are made fresh daily, with classic flavors like glazed, chocolate frosted, and jelly-filled. The vibe of the shop is old-school and charming, and they also serve coffee and breakfast sandwiches.

  1. Cloudy Donut Co. - 14 Columbia Pl., Brooklyn, NY 11201

Cloudy Doughnuts is a trendy doughnut shop located in the heart of Brooklyn. Their signature doughnuts are made with a unique cloud-like texture, and come in a variety of flavors and toppings. Whether you're in the mood for a classic glazed or a more adventurous flavor like matcha or ube, Cloudy Doughnuts has something for everyone. 

  1. Fat Doughnut - 50 Malcolm X Bvld, Brooklyn, NY

Fat Doughnut is a newer addition to the doughnut scene, but they are already making waves with their inventive flavors and creative toppings. Their doughnuts are fluffy and sweet, with options like red velvet and maple bacon. The vibe of the shop is cozy and inviting, and they also serve coffee and tea.

No matter which of these gourmet doughnut shops you choose to visit, you're sure to have a sweet and satisfying experience.

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