Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken has just launched October flavors, which feature a Dulce de Leche, Pink Grapefruit, Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough and Candy Apple doughnut.
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- Dulce de Leche: dulce de leche filled square doughnut, dulce glaze, crispy chocolate pearls and sea salt ($3.50)
- Pink Grapefruit: Tart and sweet pink grapefruit glaze, cinnamon shortbread crumble ($3.25)
- Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough: chocolate cake doughnut with cookie dough glaze, raw cookie dough filling, and mini chocolate chips ($3.50)
- Candy Apple: apple compote filled doughnut, red apple cider glaze, caramelized sugar ($3.50)
Throughout the entire month of October, Astro’s special box of mini Halloween doughnuts will also be available with 24 hours’ notice, and orders can be placed online. A limited number will be made available for walk-ins on October 31. The mini boxes, which are $23 each, include:
- 3 Candy Apple doughnuts
- 3 Dulce de Leche doughnuts
- 3 vanilla glaze doughnuts with Halloween “Scary Eyes”
- 3 cookie dough on a plain yeast doughnut.
1308 G Street NW Washington, DC 20005. 202-809-5565.
7511 Leesburg Pike Falls Church, VA 22043. 703-356-0800.
*Photo courtesy of Scott Suchman.