Next time your family’s sweet tooth strikes, head over to the new Donut Distillery in East Nashville. The shop specializes in mini donuts, and it offers several varieties.
Here's the real sweet thing: your kids will have a blast coming up with their own made-to-order concoctions. You can pick your batter, frosting, and special toppings and drizzle from an assortment of options. Then let your mouth water while you watch your custom delights being made right in front of your eyes. Get three for $3, six for $5, 12 for $10 or 25 for $20.
DONUT DISTILLERY'S SIGNATURE MINI DONUTS
WHISKEY GLAZE – A Donut Distillery original made with real Tennessee Whiskey
CINNAMON/SUGAR – Nothing like a classic
SWEET SWINE – Maple frosting with homemade bacon bits – when your syrup drips into your bacon!
DREAMSICLE – Vanilla frosting dipped in Tang
DEATH BY CHOCOLATE – Chocolate frosting, Oreos and hot fudge swirl
STRAWBERRY LEMONADE – Vanilla frosting dipped in strawberry lemonade
FROSTED FRUITY – Vanilla frosting dipped in Fruity Pebbles
THE HOMER D’OHNUT– Strawberry frosting & sprinkles
SMORES – Chocolate frosting with graham cracker & drizzled with marshmallow
REESE’S CUP– Chocolate frosting with Reese’s cups
ROCKY ROAD – Chocolate frosting topped with nuts and drizzled with marshmallow
BOSTON CREME – Chocolate frosting filled with Boston creme filling
CREATE YOUR OWN MINIS
Pick a frosting
Chocolate, vanilla, maple, glazed, whiskey glazed, cinnamon/sugar, powdered sugar, buttercream, Nutella, strawberry
Pick a topping
Oreo cookie, Reese's cup, graham crackers, orange, bacon, coconut, mint chips, rainbow sprinkles, grape, strawberries, strawberry-lemonade, nuts, Butterfinger
Pick a drizzle
Caramel, marshmallow, hot fudge, peanut butter
GRAB A DRINK
In addition to donut delights, you can quench your thirst at Donut Distillery. The shop has a selection of Stubborn Craft Soda boasting no artificial sweeteners or high-fructose corn syrup. The sodas are naturally flavored, and you can choose from Classic Root Beer, Agave Vanilla Cream Soda, Pineapple Cream Soda, Orange Hibiscus Soda and Draft Cola (also available with a zero-sugar option).
Moms and Dads can enjoy an espresso, cappuccino, latte or other coffee drinks in addition to a variety of local craft brews.
Want a real sugar rush? Go for the $5 Donut Milkshake. It's made from your choice of two made-to-order donuts blended with your choice of vanilla or chocolate ice cream, and topped with another donut. Yum.
Donut Distillery is located at 311 Gallatin Ave., Nashville. Store hours are Mon - Fri 7 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sat 8 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sun 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Call 615-678-8685 or visit donutdistillery.com.