National Donut Day

Friday, June 7th is National Donut Day. National Donut Day is celebrated each year on the "first" Friday in June. Do you know the story behind "National Donut Day"? According to Wikipedia, it was "created by The Salvation Army in Chicago in 1938 to honor those of their members who served doughnuts to soldiers during World War I."


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How Much Do We Love Donuts?

According to MyShipleyDonuts, "Americans consume over 10 billion donuts every year. It turns out it's no secret that donuts are the most delicious indulgence, at least in the U.S.A. An average American eats at least 63 donuts every year."



What Donut Shop Do You Love?

We asked you what donut shops are the best in Jersey and you responded via social media (follow us on social media @927wobm)

Linda: "We love Top That Donuts in Point Pleasant Beach. Donuts are made fresh and in front of you and you get to choose from a variety of toppings."

Bob: "Waretown Bakery. Ob Co in Toms River is second, Uncle Dood's in Toms River is third in my book."

Beverly: "The Crazy Baker on 37"

Dover: "Uncle Doods. Best ever"

Peggy: "Columbus Amish market"

Jacqueline: "Broad Street Dough Co. all the way! Not only are their donuts absolutely delicious, but they they go above and beyond to accommodate to those with gluten, dairy, and vegan dietary restrictions. There are so few donut shops in NJ that have gluten-free/dairy-free/vegan options for us!"




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