Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Introduces First-Ever Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut Dec. 12

Doughnut is available only on National Gingerbread House Day

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 6:00 am EST

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.
"We take the holiday fun of gingerbread houses and celebrate it with the never-ending fun of Original Glazed doughnuts."

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is sweetening the season by introducing a first-time, one-day seasonal take on its iconic Original Glazed® Doughnut. The Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut is available on National Gingerbread House Day, Tuesday, Dec. 12, at participating shops in the U.S. and Canada.

The Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut has a perfectly spiced gingerbread dough with hints of cinnamon and ginger, covered in a warm gingerbread molasses glaze. This is the first time that Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is transforming both the dough and glaze to create an all new holiday favorite.

“Gingerbread is a classic holiday flavor, and now there’s a delicious new way to enjoy it with the classic qualities of our Original Glazed doughnut,” said Jackie Woodward, Chief Marketing Officer of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. “We take the holiday fun of gingerbread houses and celebrate it with the never-ending fun of Original Glazed doughnuts.”

A delectable take on a holiday favorite, the Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut is infused with cinnamon and ginger, complemented with a delicate molasses glaze. To find a participating shop, visit www.krispykreme.com/gingerbreadglaze.

Show Krispy Kreme Doughnuts how you celebrate holiday joy with the Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut by using the hashtag #GingerbreadGlaze and tagging @krispykreme.

About Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation is a global retailer of premium-quality sweet treats, including its signature Original Glazed doughnut. Headquartered in Winston-Salem, N.C., the Company has offered the highest-quality doughnuts and great-tasting coffee since it was founded in 1937. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is proud of its Fundraising program, which for decades has helped non-profit organizations raise millions of dollars in needed funds. Krispy Kreme doughnuts can be found in approximately 12,000 grocery, convenience and mass merchant stores in the U.S. The Company has more than 1,300 retail shops in 31 countries. Connect with Krispy Kreme Doughnuts at www.KrispyKreme.com, or on one of its many social media channels, including www.Facebook.com/KrispyKreme, and www.Twitter.com/KrispyKreme.

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The Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut, available only on 12/12, has a spiced gingerbread dough with hints of cinnamon and ginger, covered in a gingerbread molasses glaze. (Photo: Business Wire)
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The Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut is available on National Gingerbread House Day, Tuesday, Dec. 12, at participating shops in the U.S. and Canada. The Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut has a spiced gingerbread dough with hints of cinnamon and ginger, covered in a gingerbread molasses glaze.
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Contact:

Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation
Cassie Williams, 336-733-3793
Manager of Integrated Communications
cwilliams@krispykreme.com

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