Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc.

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2014

    This Friday, Get a Free Donut from Krispy Kreme (If You Show Up In Costume)

    Don't feel like paying $3 for a boo-rito at Chipotle this year? Want something completely free instead? Well, I've got news for you, and it's coming in donut form. This friday, Krispy Kreme, our beloved donut chain that gives away free stuff on random occasions, is giving away free donuts if you sh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2014

    Krispy Kreme Giving Away Donuts Friday for National Donut Day

    Alright guys, it's the time of year when you get to decide just exactly how much your time is worth again. Why? Because This Friday, June 6 is National Donut Day, and you know what happens on that day? That's right, Krispy Kreme is giving away free donuts, you just have to brave that line. So, how ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2014

    This Week In Food: Bear Coast Coffee, Saving Beer, and Foodies Who Aren't Hipsters

    Well, shoot, wouldn't you know that it's time for another food round up. Let's take a look at what happened this week and where you need to go next! Edwin went to The Breakfast Bar in Long Beach and ate...breakfast. He commanded us to eat everything at Rocharin Thai Bistro and showed us a raining f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2014

    Krispy Kreme Doing Buy a Dozen, Get a Dozen FREE Next Monday

    Who wants to be the office hero and wait in line for hours Monday morning? Why? Well, Kripsy Kreme will be offering a buy-a-dozen, get-a-dozen promotion for their own personal Hero Appreciation Day. Hey, wait in line and you'll at least be appreciated.

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    Five Filthy Songs You'll Never Hear on the Radio, According to The Smash Brothers

    Identical twins and stand-up comics Cory and Chad (a.k.a. The Smash Brothers) produce and host "The Dirty Show" at the Ontario Improv and in case the name of the show isn't obvious enough, let's just say these guys aren't for the faint of heart. With that said, when these guys hit up the Irvine Impr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2013

    SoCal Restaurant Show For this Week on KLAA-AM 830: Marche Moderne Bouilabaisse, OC Fair, and More!

    Another weekend, another show with superstar chef Jet Tila on KLAA-AM 830. We turn the keyboard over to show producer Andy Harris--enjoy!

  • Calendar

    July 11, 2013

    OC Fair 2013

    Orange County Fairgrounds

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2013

    Bacon Beer, Ghiradelli Dogs & Bacon Nutella Pizza: Five More Foods You'll Find At The OC Fair on July 12

    The Krispy Kreme Sloppy Joe may be getting all the attention on this year's county fair circuit, but it's not the only food that'll make your jaw drop (and arteries squirm). At this year's OC Fair, which runs from July 12 to August 11, there'll be plenty of reasons to wear the fat pants. Here are fi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2013

    Oh God: The Krispy Kreme Sloppy Joe Is Coming To The OC Fair

    You may have seen it making rounds on social media. You may have even tried to avert your eyes. But there's no escaping the fact that it's heading this way. Yup, the Krispy Kreme Sloppy Joe is coming to the OC Fair on July 12.

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2013

    This Week In Food: Krispy Kreme Sloppy Joes, Candied Ribs, and Homemade Horchata!

    Greetings ladies and germs, let's take a quick look at this week in food... First, Edwin reviewed Eleven46 Kitchen and then he told us that Britta's Cafe in Irvine is closing. :( He also shared Pho Thanh Lich's new location in Garden Grove. Gustavo went to Lindo Michoacan #2 for his Hole in the Wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2013

    Is The Fancy Cupcake Craze Finally Over?

    Sometime in the past decade, cupcakes, the single-serving frosted cakes that moms lugged to classroom birthday parties, became OMGCUPCAKES!, a cultural phenomenon that had folks waiting in long lines and forking over three bucks or more for a gourmet red velvet (or carrot, mocha or gluten-free red v ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2013

    Celebrate the Year of The Snake With Ching's Chinese New Year

    Ching He-Huang may be a self-taught chef but she was taught by some of the best, her very own family. With a long line of traditional heritage, Taiwanese-born Ching helped out with a lot of the cooking growing up and moves to South Africa and later to London helped mold her tastes and styles but luc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2013

    Dunkin' Donuts Plans Expansion to Southern California

    Yes, East Coast expatriates, you read that right. Dunkin' Donuts, pretty much the doughnut monopoly in the East Coast, is coming to California.According to a statement issued by CEO and Head Donuteer Nigel Travis, the huge chain is actively recruiting franchisees in SoCal, with the intent of opening ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2012

    5 Ways To Caffeinate For Free (Or Cheap) On National Coffee Day This Saturday

    As if we needed another reason to load up on caffeine, it's National Coffee Day this Saturday. (It just happens to come the day after National Drink Beer Day--thank you, calendar gods!) A handful of chains are offering coffee freebies (and cheepies). Here's where to go to score a cup of joe.   ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 12, 2012
  • Blogs

    June 19, 2012

    Deep-Fried Cereal, Coming Soon To The OC Fair

    The OC Fair is around the corner (wahoo!) and that means only one thing--bring out the fat pants!  Chicken Charlie, SoCal's undisputed king of the deep fryer, will have a brand new artery-clogging offering: deep-fried cereal. Partakers choose from either Trix or Cinnamon Toast Crunch--both are ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2012

    Five Great OC Doughnut Shops To Celebrate National Donut Day

    It's National Donut Day! (Or to Homer Simpson, it's just another Friday.) This isn't simply another Twitter-fueled food holiday--today marks the 75th anniversary of the carb-laden celebration. The day was created by the Salvation Army as a fundraiser to honor WWI's "donut lassies," the wom ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2011

    Veterans Day Food Freebies: Hooters Wings, Subway Sandwiches, BJ's Pizza and More

    Free food! Woo! ​This Friday, restaurants everywhere are rolling Veterans Day freebies and deals for our fine servicemen and women. If you're a veteran or active-duty service member, get in on the free-grub action with the list below. And thank you for serving our country!  Fine print:&n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2011

    It's Coffee Day, Which Means FREE Coffee!

    ​It's Coffee Day! It's Coffee Day! It's Coffee Day! (We may or may not have taken advantage already.)  As part of National Coffee Day (wheee!), a couple chains are giving away--yep--free coffee.Here's the info: 

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2011

    Krispy Kreme to Offer Healthier Fare?

    Flickr User Ableman​After ill-advised over-expansion and a really ill-advised accounting scandal, Krispy Kreme is rebounding. Business Week reports that last month, the donut purveyor posted its best quarterly profit since 2004. Now it's got its sights on the likes of Starbucks and Dunkin Donuts.H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2011

    The Mystery of the Pink-Sprinkled Doughnut

    Edwin Goei​I have this theory that while most everyone loves donuts, if given a choice, almost no one (except maybe tween-aged girls) will ever eat a pink-frosted or pink-sprinkled doughnut. I realize this is a gross generalization, but it is one that I have come to after personally observing the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2009

    OC Fair Food: Disgusting or Really Disgusting?

    The Orange County Fair, which in the past has served us bloomin' onions, smoking brisket, fried Spam, fried avocados, deep-fried Oreos, deep-fried cupcakes, deep-fried Snickers bars, deep-fried White Castle burgers, chili-cheese fries, pulled-pork sandwiches . . . pardon me a second: PADDLES! CLEAR! ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2009

    Hole Lotta Freebies On National Donut Day (Today!)

    For some bizarre reason, given my love of all things sweet, it somehow passed me by until right now that the first Friday of June every year is National Donut Day. Still, "better late than never" is my motto, so here's the deal(s), which run all day today at participating locations:One free donut pe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2009

    "This is why you're fat" Food Blog

    One of the hottest sites tagged on right now is the aptly named food blog called "This is why you're fat."  It only began this month, but so far it's got the momentum of a greasy chili dog racing through a fat man's digestive system.It's just a very simple format of pictures coupled w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2008

    Free Goodies for Voters!

    To thank all you politically conscious citizens, several businesses are happy to hook you up on Election Day (which is TOMORROW, so get out and vote). Ben and Jerry's will be giving out free ice cream: Cristophe Salon in Newport Beach will be taking 50 ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 13, 2008

    Child’s Play

    Gabriel Iglesias

  • Features

    September 20, 2007

    The Chuck Wagon

    Steakhouses, mess halls, eateries, barbecues, fine-dining establishments, & gratuitous & thematically inconsistent Tolkien references

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2007

    All's Fair in Love and OC

    When it's the opening day of the Orange County Fair, you have plenty of time in traffic — an hour, in fact, just to get from Santa Ana to the fairgrounds — to realize just how poorly the 55 is designed. Immediately after some major road feeds into it, forcing a mass slowing as a new torrent of c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2007

    Hole in my heart

    Over at Pererro, Julie Scott laments the disappearance of Krispy Kreme chains from Orange County: I already noticed that pretty much every location I was used to seeing had been taken over by Chik-Fil-A, with the notable exception of the Block in Orange. A skim through their website confirms that O ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2007

    Science vs. Monday Morning

    A report arrives from the cutting edge of science, where wonders never cease.  The cutting edge is currently in Durham, North Carolina, and Dr. Robert Bohannon is busy honing it. Dr. Bohannon, according to the Associated Press, is a "molecular scientist" (the sort of impressive yet vague job t ... More >>

  • Features

    December 28, 2006

    Meat You in Heaven

    OCs top five new restaurants and other random observations

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2006

    Coyote Sale

    Friends of Coyote Hills—the group battling valiantly to protect the last undeveloped land in Fullerton—hold their fifth annual Garage Sale Fundraiser from 7 a.m. to noon Friday and Saturday at 925 Valencia Mesa, Fullerton. Promising "tons of bargains" (and advising shoppers to arrive ear ... More >>

  • Features

    October 20, 2005
  • Music

    December 11, 2003

    Cool Bucky

    Pizzarelli patriarch shatters young jazzbos dreams!

  • Columns

    October 23, 2003

    It's a New Day, Caulifornia

    So let a man get up and do the popcorn

  • Columns

    May 1, 2003

    Irk Day

    SUV the Earth!

  • Music

    May 1, 2003
  • Columns

    January 16, 2003

    Kitsched, Twinkled, Toe Looped

    Winter makes for ice dreams

  • Columns

    October 31, 2002


    Jumping on the (band)wagon

  • Features

    October 24, 2002
  • News

    November 1, 2001

    The Bob Dornan Hall of Fame

    2001 Inductee: LOU SHELDON

  • Unknown

    September 27, 2001

    La Habra

    Discount capital of OC

  • Columns

    November 9, 2000
  • News

    September 28, 2000

    Aim Higher!

    And then shoot to kill!

  • Food

    September 21, 2000

    Food is Sleep

    24-Hour Dining Adventures

  • Columns

    August 24, 2000
  • Music

    May 4, 2000

    Doughnuts and Glory

    The sensitive ickiness and wicked violence of Jay Buchanan

  • Features

    October 28, 1999
  • Culture

    September 16, 1999

    Miss This Saigon

    Worse than Titanic yet still floating

  • Columns

    May 13, 1999

    My Kind of Town

    Fabulous, glamorous La Habra!

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