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Krispy Kreme to Release Special Edition ‘Eclipse' Doughnut

Even Krispy Kreme is getting in on the solar eclipse craze!

They will release a special edition doughnut to coincide with the eclipse on Aug. 21.

The Chocolate Glazed Doughnut features the classic Original Glazed Doughnut, smothered in a rich chocolate glaze.

Guests who visit participating Krispy Kreme shops can even see the chocolate glaze waterfall as the doughnuts are prepared.

“The solar eclipse is a rare occasion providing a total sensory experience for viewers across the continental U.S. Chocolate will have the same effect as we introduce a first-time chocolate glazing of our iconic Original Glazed Doughnut,” Jackie Woodward, Chief Marketing Officer of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts said in a press release. “The Chocolate Glazed Doughnut is a delicious way to experience the solar eclipse – no matter where you are – and we can’t wait for fans to try it.

Customers can get an early taste of this limited-time doughnut during evening Hot Light™ hours Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 19-20.

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