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Tuesday
Oct122010

Sweet Giveaway: Win a Copy of Doughnuts by Lara Ferroni!

So, anyone who writes and photographs a doughnut recipe book--oh, Doughnuts: Simple and Delicious Recipes to Make at Home, from Sasquatch Books, for instance--is pretty much tops in my book.

But really, as awesome as you might figure such a person to be, author/photographer/doughnut maker Lara Ferroni is even better.

From the day I learned she was working on this project, I couldn't stop myself from constantly saying things like "Doughnut Stop Believing!" or "Just Donut!" whenever I saw her. And--bless her--she never got terse with me or punched me or anything.

And now the book's out! And it's full of amazing doughnut lore, factoids, recipes and mouthwatering photos. Which one to try first--a classic raised doughnut? Or perhaps something more exotic, like a Margarita, Red Velvet, or S'mores Doughnut? Here, preview it all in the promo video:

Well, one lucky reader can choose their own doughnut adventure, because I've got a copy to give away!

How do you put yourself in the running? Simply weigh in on this holey issue in the comments section below:

Doughnuts: Yeast or Cake?

US and Canadian entrants only, please. This giveaway will close one week from today, on Tuesday, October 19th at 12pm PST!

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Reader Comments (229)

I vote CAKE!!!!!!!
October 14 | Unregistered CommenterCarson Moore
i'll take either...just give me a doughnut!
October 14 | Unregistered Commenterkimmy
This is tough! I would have to go with a good cake doughnut though!
October 14 | Unregistered CommenterAmber S.
cake yummmmmmmmmmmm!
October 14 | Unregistered Commenteramy f
icing covered yeast donuts. Totally :-)
October 14 | Unregistered CommenterCortGirl
I never did and never will like cake donuts!!
Carole
October 14 | Unregistered Commentercarole
Chocolate Cake! Did I forget to say CAKE?!?!?!

Thank you!
October 14 | Unregistered CommenterLauri
I haven't tried making my own yet, but I'd probably go with yeast....or whichever method gets the suckers into my tummy the quickest :D
October 14 | Unregistered CommenterAnna
Cakey cake cake!! mmmm
October 14 | Unregistered CommenterSam
I have to vote for yeast! The light airy texture paired with globs of toppings... yumm!
October 15 | Unregistered CommenterLaura
Cake
October 15 | Unregistered CommenterKim
Such an easy question! Yeast always and forever
October 15 | Unregistered CommenterAllison W.
Really love those yeasted doughnuts, but right now cider and pumpkin cake doughnuts are the way for me!
October 16 | Unregistered CommenterPatricia
Yeast!
October 17 | Unregistered CommenterKaren
May I have some of each please?
October 17 | Unregistered CommenterLisa G
Yeast. So soft and deliciousss.
October 17 | Unregistered CommenterBrooke
CAKE! (and the alternate spelling - CAEK!) :)
October 17 | Unregistered CommenterBBCaddict
Yeast!
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October 18 | Unregistered Commentertrademarket
It totally depends on the occasion! Yeast in the morning for breakfast, cake at night for dessert. I wish I had a buttermilk drop right now.
October 18 | Unregistered CommenterJane
cake
October 18 | Unregistered CommenterMarguerite
yeastyeastyeast!
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my first choice is not definitely cake. i adore sour cream donuts. however, all my second favs are yeast. its a tough life we live.
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