‘Doughnut’ wait to taste these sweet delights

This fall, give in to your craving for the ultimate sweet tooth indulgence with a delectable handmade doughnut. These local doughnut shops will surely satiate your desire for a freshly baked sugary treat whether with your morning coffee, midday snack, or post-dinner dessert. Better get’em early – these scrumptious doughnuts typically sell out quick!


Sunshine Doughnut Co., Burlington

439 Brock Ave.

“Made with love + sunshine” says its website. Handmade every morning, the doughnuts at this shop have earned a reputation for offering pure delight. The store is hard to miss thanks to the huge pink doughnut that rises above the building like a beacon to sweet tooths from miles around. Flavours include: Raspberry lemon cream, Cookie Monster and Peanut Butter Banana Pie. Sunshinedoughnuts.com


Joughnuts Doughnuts, Mississauga


The newest addition to serve the doughnut craze in Mississauga is Joughnuts Doughnuts which specializes in creating vegan doughnuts in an array of mouth-watering flavours. This family run business offers doughnuts for pre-order online only. You must pre-order to have your faves baked fresh Saturday morning. Pick-ups are on Saturdays only between noon and 4p.m. No walk-ins. Choose from some snazzy flavours including Hazelnut Chocolate, Blueberry Lemon and Orange creamsicle. Joughnuts.ca


DaddyO Donuts, Mississauga

589 North Service Rd.

Cherished family recipes have been passed down from generation to generation to make these beloved doughnuts using the finest, wholesome ingredients. The shop boasts an awesome selection of “the craziest retro flavours you’ll find anywhere.” Mouth watering flavours include the Homer Simpson doughnut and Vegan Chocolate Eclair. Open Wednesday to Sunday for walk-ins or pre-orders. Daddyodoughnuts.com


Donut Monster, Hamilton

246 Locke St. S.

Donut Monster creates from-scratch donuts with unique flavours and top quality ingredients. A popular hangout for the sweet tooth aficionados of Hamilton, the location offers pickup of online pre-orders as well as same day walk-up service at its Walk-Thru window. What to choose… interesting options include Cherry Cheesecake, Buttered Toast and Dill Pickle!  Donutmonster.ca