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The 10 Best Donut Shops In North Carolina Will Leave You Craving More

On the food and travel site, Thrillist, a doughnut shop in Durham made their list of ’33 Best Donut Shops in America.’ Maybe you spell it ‘doughnut’ or ‘donut’ but we can all agree people do LOVE their doughnuts in North Carolina. I mean, we practically invented Krispy Kreme.

After reading the list of mouthwatering, glazed, sweet and ooey gooey doughnuts…I couldn’t help but wonder, where else in North Carolina is an AWESOME place to grab a doughnut?

Wondering which shop in Durham made the list? It is listed as number one, and below, you’ll find nine more irresistible shops with sweets and treats to add to your ‘diet cheat day’ regime. Who doesn’t love a good doughnut(donut)!?

Where is your favorite spot to grab a donut in North Carolina?

Emory Rakestraw
Emory was born and raised in North Carolina. She enjoys writing, photography, filmmaking, travel, wine and cheese. You can find more of her work on emoryrakestraw.com