The Craziest Savory Doughnuts You Can Try Across the Country
CORN CRÈME BRÛLÉE
10 Morton St, New York, NY
As part of their Restaurant Series, this creative shop, known for their Prosecco doughnuts and outrageous flavors partnered with Quality Meats to recreate the restaurant's corn creme brûlée side dish in a doughnut. The doughnut is filled with corn custard and topped with brûléed sugar.
FRIED CHICKEN AND CREAMED CORN
TWISTED TEA DOUGHNUT BURGER
90 Washington Street, New York, NY
This doughnut is not only stuffed with a burger, but it also has a boozy glaze. This limited-edition concoction was inspired by a burger created by Man vs. Food's Casey Webb. The doughnut is soaked with a Twisted-Tea-infused glaze and then stuffed with a beef patty topped with cheese, bacon and jalapenos.
631 B St, San Diego, CA
This shop touts itself as having the World's Most Award-Winning donuts, and they feature flavors like Pop Tarts and Grilled Cheese. This concoction begins with two Saigon Cinnamon doughnuts, toasted with butter and sugar. Then, while the doughnut is on the griddle, they add two slices of Havarti and two slices of American cheese for an elevated version of your traditional childhood sandwich.
DATES AND BLUE CHEESE
HAM & CHEESE
3506, 908 W College Ave, Decatur, GA
The "Crunchy Mister" is this doughnut shop's take on a Croque Monsieur, and it's made with a yeast doughnut that's sliced in half and filled with homemade bechamel sauce and sliced ham. The creation is then topped with gruyère cheese and toasted in the oven.
BASIL EGGS BENEDICT
Various New York City Locations
Jeff Magness, the shop's Creative Director calls this doughnut an "unsung hero" of their menu. Only available on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, this flavor is created by rolling the dough in oats with a mixture of apricots, cranberries, sunflower seeds and cashews.
POTATO CHIP AND PRETZEL
401 11th Ave S, Nashville, TN
Although this "'Merica doughnut" has a lot of sweet elements, it's so outrageous it had to make this list. The mix of sweet and salty from the kettlecorn, potato chip, rainbow pretzels, M&Ms, chocolate bar, cookie dough and "moon dust" create a sweet and savory flavor your taste buds won't soon forget.