Get ready to wake up those bored taste buds! Krispy Kreme is embracing a favorite, refreshing summertime beverage in four new glazes. On June 7, they released the limited edition lemonade-flavored donuts at a location near you.
Leave it to Krispy Kreme to create the most irresistible donut flavors of all time. Their newest combination features a classic Original Glazed covered in sugary tart lemonade glaze.
It’s almost the official start of summer. People are excited to get together in person again. Dave Skena, chief marketing officer for Krispy Kreme, compares their new donuts to enjoying life and making the most of this upcoming season.
“Our new Lemonade Glaze Collection is the perfect summertime treat as family and friends begin to reunite in person across the country and return to enjoying the simple things in life,” Skena said in the press release.
Krispy Kreme’s New Lemonade Glaze Collection
Inspired by the classic drink, these donuts taste like the freshly squeezed real thing. Perfect for all ages, donut and lemonade lovers alike will be able to indulge in four options. The line-up includes:
Lemonade Glazed Donut: A classic Original Glazed donut covered in Lemonade Glaze.
Lemonade Glazed, Lemon Kreme Doughnut: A Lemonade Glazed donut filled with Lemon Kreme.
Strawberry Lemonade Doughnut: A Lemonade Glazed donut dipped in strawberry topping. It’s finished with a lemon icing swirl.
Pink Lemonade Cake Doughnut: A Pink Lemonade Cake donut covered in Lemonade Glaze. It’s topped with lemon buttercream and pink sugar.
Remember to grab a free donut on National Best Friend Day (June 8), according to a Yahoo! article. Don’t forget to pick up your best buddy to celebrate the holiday. But you do have to purchase a donut first to get the second one free.
Krispy Kreme Offers Incentives for Shots
Krispy Kreme has promoted the COVID-19 vaccine through special offers. One offer includes a free Original Glazed donut to whoever shows their vaccine card at a store. Customers can return to get a sweet treat every day through 2021.
Dave Skena, the company’s CMO, gave an explanation for the offer.
“We all want to get COVID-19 behind us as fast as possible,” Skena said in the press release. “And we want to support everyone doing their part to make the country safe by getting vaccinated as soon as the vaccine is available to them.”
On Krispy Kreme’s website, it says those who want the free treat must present a COVID-19 vaccination record card. The company will not honor stickers.