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Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc.

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2014

    A Blind Taste Test of 5 Doughnuts Including Strange, World's Fair and, Yes, Schnucks

    Doughnuts are having a moment in St. Louis. From the crazy collaborations at Strange Donuts to the old-fashioned breakfast pastries at World's Fair, they've graduated from cops in coffee shops. Everyone has a favorite, but we decided to put some of the city's best doughnuts to the test -- a taste te ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2013

    6 Questions We'd Ask at Police Chief Sam Dotson's Twitter Chat Today

    Metropolitan Police Chief Sam Dotson will take to Twitter today in a Q&A with any tweeps who have questions about crime fighting in St. Louis. The chat runs from noon to 1:30 p.m. To ask a question, tweet at the chief's Twitter handle: @ChiefSLMPD. If you can't think of any questions, we have a fe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2013

    Win Free Burritos For a Year (Then Share With Us)

    We are always looking out for you, dear reader, and bringing you the latest in free and delicious food. You already know that Krispy Kreme is giving out doughnuts tomorrow. But there's something even better. In honor of Chipotle's 20th anniversary, it's giving out 21,788 burritos. Yep.

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2013

    Reminder: It's Free Slurpee Day!

    Today in free food news, we've got two things that are absolutely delicious but probably not very good for you and definitely not organic. 7-Eleven is celebrating its 86th birthday today (it's 7/11...we see what you did there) by offering a free 12 ounce Slurpee from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. See also: -S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2013

    10 Fast Food Valentine's Day Specials for St. Louis Lovers

    For many couples, Valentine's Day means a fancy dinner out complete with flowers, chocolate and sparkling wine. But with Valentine's Day profits expected to reach $18.6 billion this year, fast-food restaurants are looking to get in on the holiday craze. Why have an expensive steak dinner when you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    Mayor Slay and Businesses Like Discounts for Voters. Too Bad It's Illegal!

    Daily RFT's eyebrows raised when we noticed the following tweet by Mayor Francis Slay from Sunday: I'd love to see civic-minded coffee shops and restaurants offer "I Voted" discounts. #fgs-- MayorSlay.com (@MayorSlay) November 4, 2012 A minor legal problem there: Financially rewarding citizens for v ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2011

    Gut Check Indulges in Baked Goods from the Tour D'Onut

    Amanda WoytusTour D'Onut bikers line up in front of John Donut before moseying to the second shop. ​At 9 a.m. Saturday, the inside of Soulard's John Donut was packed with about 30 people dressed in their athletic finest, enjoying breakfast around the bright yellow tables. They're participants ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2011

    Name the Gateway Grizzlies' New Appetizer, Win 2012 Season Tickets

    Sauget, Illinois' own Gateway Grizzlies already have some of the best eats in baseball. But bacon cheeseburgers on grilled Krispy Kreme doughnuts and hot dogs buried in cheese, bacon, grilled onions and sauerkraut aren't enough. With the help of Favazza's Specialty Foods*, they're introducing a new ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Top 5 Fast Food Frankensteins

    Alllllllrighty, folks! The theme of this post: These foods shouldn't exist.​Creators of the following high-calorie, mixed-metaphor monstrosities flew a little too close to the sun (remember what happened to Prometheus?), and yet their charred and grease-soaked bastard children of Fast Food Nat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Baseball's Best Burger Clobbered by Meat Monster from Akron

    Robin WheelerBaseball's best burger? Um, not any more.​And you thought Baseball's Best Burger would be hard to top. The Gateway Grizzlies are proud of their concessions, and we respect that. Last year we respected 'em so much that we sent a writer out to compare three of their offerings head ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2010

    Board of Aldermen: Public Art Bill Passes, and a Reminder That Police Are Here to 'Protect and Serve'

    image via​In today's St. Louis Board of Aldermen news, the long-debated, long-awaited Board Bill 2 has passed! 21st Ward Alderman Antonio French is behind the bill, which will establish a Public Art Trust Fund for the city.Click behind the cut to hear more about the landmark public art bill, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2010

    Today's Board of Aldermen Meeting: A Plea for Public Art

    photo by Keegan HamiltonAntonio French chats with the members of the Regional Arts Commission​The St. Louis arts community was out in force this morning to show their support for the proposed "Public Art Trust Fund" being considered by the Board of Aldermen. About a dozen artists and representativ ... More >>

  • Culture

    October 6, 2010
  • Blogs

    September 24, 2010

    This Week in Gut Check, Regurgitated

    Ian Froeb Schnitzel & spaetzle at Iron Barley​It's a happy week for Gut Check, as Ian hit the halfway point in his countdown of 100 favorite St. Louis dishes. Check out his latest installments, from Iron Barley and Gokul Snacks and Sweets, and then peruse the entire list of recomm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2010

    Doughnut Leave Krispy Kreme Without Your Flu Shot

    Come for the doughnuts. Stay for the influenza.​It's only Monday morning, but we already have a clear frontrunner for Oddest Restaurant Promotion of the Week: Several area locations of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts are offering "drive-thru" flu shots.No, really. The flier says, "Don't leave your car, jus ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2010

    Gateway Grizzlies Best of the Best: Baseball's Best Burger vs. Baseball's Best Burger vs. Baseball's Second-Best Nachos

    Robin Wheeler​Minor league baseball stadiums have some major league eats, and the Gateway Grizzlies in scenic Sauget, Illinois, have some of the best in the nation. Adam Richman of Man v. Food is a fan, so you know the eats must be over-the-top and worth the price of admission. While Fight C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2010

    Food Safety Bill Inches Closer to Law

    The Senate's reached a "tentative agreement" on the food safety bill. The Hill reports, "'It's a clear signal that this is going to happen when they come back in September,' said Sandra Eskin, director of the Pew Health Group's Food Safety Campaign." The House passed their version of food safety leg ... More >>

  • News

    March 3, 2010
  • Blogs

    March 26, 2009

    Gateway Grizzlies, the Gauntlet Has Been Thrown Down

    Jennifer SilverbergThe West Michigan Whitecaps, a minor-league affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, will offer a 4,800-calorie burger at its stadium this season. (MSNBC)The 4-pound, $20 burger features five beef patties, five slices of cheese, nearly a cup of chili and liberal doses of salsa and corn ch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2009

    The Sneak: Who Kolaches the Watchmen?

    Fernando de Sousa, Wikimedia Commons Dara Strickland is a leading expert on sneaking food and drink into the movies. She reports on her exploits for Gut Check (from an undisclosed location) every Monday.Show: Watchmen, in all its nearly 3 hours of incomprehensible, geeky glory. No one should ever b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2009

    Krispy Kreme and Abortion, Together at Last

    Great catch by our sister paper Miami New Times: An Inauguration Day offer from Krispy Kreme has prompted an absolutely insane response from a pro-life organization.Here's the deal: On Tuesday, every Krispy Kreme customer is entitled to one free doughnut. Or, as the official Krispy Kreme press rele ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2008
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    April 18, 2008
  • Dining

    December 26, 2007

    Dinner Is Served

    Ian takes one for the team and counts down the ten best restaurant dishes of 2007.

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2007
  • Blogs

    August 27, 2007
  • Dining

    June 27, 2007

    Infield Hit

    Ian catches a Slider at the Gateway Grizzlies' GCS Stadium -- and lives to tell about it.

  • Dining

    July 19, 2006

    Ballpark Frank

    The lowdown on eats at the new ballyard

  • Music

    July 19, 2006

    Happy Feet

    B-Sides compares Tony Danza's tap-dancing and acting, gets cozy with Quintron and Miss Pussycat, and doesn't balk at a new scene trading card

  • News

    May 24, 2006

    Summer Wonders

    You won't want to miss these hot summer events

  • Music

    May 24, 2006

    Heil Heil Rock & Roll

    Bob Heil and his legendary audio inventions head to Cleveland and the Hall of Fame

  • Music

    May 3, 2006

    Vacation, Had to Get Away

    Riddle of Steel checks in from Europe, Ghostface Killah gets all James Joyce on us, while the Download directs us to MP3 nirvana

  • News

    March 16, 2005

    Kremated

    Charlie Foxman gets tough on lard-asses, Unreal learns to network, and Mayor Slay takes credit for the sunrise. Special bonus: an illustrated Local Blog o' the Week.

  • Calendar

    February 2, 2005

    Possessed to Create

    CAMP builds a party

  • Calendar

    February 18, 2004

    Mission: Inebriated

    Wacky floats, men in dresses and heels: There's no reason you shouldn't have (or go to) a ball this Mardi Gras

  • News

    February 4, 2004

    Letters

    Week of February 4, 2004

  • Calendar

    April 30, 2003

    Circus Freaks

    Who let the Shriners out?

  • Restaurants

    April 2, 2003

    Doughnuts

    Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

  • Dining

    October 23, 2002

    Out to Lunch

    New places to get your eat on

  • Restaurants

    April 17, 2002

    Doughnuts

    Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

  • Calendar

    November 7, 2001

    Triple Threat

    The Eroica Trio bring their lovely harmonies and visages to St. Louis

  • News

    October 10, 2001

    Letters

    Week of October 10, 2001

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 26, 2001

    Best Doughnuts

    Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

  • News

    July 25, 2001

    You're in St. Louis Now

    If you thought Irene Smith was strange, you haven't been to City Hall lately

  • Restaurants

    April 18, 2001

    Doughnuts

    Krispy Kreme

  • Dining

    April 11, 2001

    Side Dish

    Tips and tidbits from the St. Louis food scene

  • Culture

    December 27, 2000

    Blow Up the Box

    TV managed to suck and blow in 2000, but still, we watched...and watched

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 27, 2000

    Best Doughnuts

    Krispy Kreme

  • News

    November 3, 1999

    FLOTSAM & JETSAM

    Our-way-or-no-highway robbery in the NBA; you too can help underwrite World Wide Magazine; the Post's Greg Freeman loses a source of inspiration

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