There are thousands of doughnut shops throughout the country but a select few are vying to become one of America's Top 10 Best. There are twenty nominated and one of these special doughnut shops is right here in the Capital Region.

Darling Doughnuts Facebook page
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According to USA Today's 10 Best Reader's Choice, there are twenty doughnut shops from across the country that "offer unique charm and personal touch that large chains can't match." An expert panel nominated these shops for their array of flavors and gourmet doughnuts.

Which Capital Region Doughnut Shop Is Vying For Top 10 Best?

Darling Doughnuts in Saratoga Springs is one of the Top 20 listed in the USA Today's 10 Best Reader's Choice. This doughnut shop has an eclectic variety of donuts both classic and filled. They also have a doughrogie which they say is if a doughnut and a pierogi met and made a gooey-filled baby.

Darling Doughnuts Facebook Page
Darling Doughnuts Facebook Page
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Darling Doughnuts is located at 441 Broadway in Saratoga Springs. This small doughnut shop in the heart of Saratoga is a must-visit. Their wide variety of unique flavors is second to none.

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How Can You Make Sure Darling Doughnuts Makes The Top 10 Best?

You can go to USA Today's 10 Best Reader's Choice Doughnut Shop page and vote for Darling Doughnuts once per day until the polls close on Monday, June 10th at noon. The Top 10 will be revealed on Wednesday, June 19th.

See The Capital Region's 10 Best Cider Donuts For 2023 [RANKED]

As we enjoy the last fleeting moments of summer 2023, there is a silver lining to the end of the season. We will soon replace summer concerts with all of our favorite Upstate New York autumn activities like pumpkin picking, leaf peeping, and indulging in our season favorite - CIDER DONUTS! We have a LONG list of great cider donut spots, but to determine the best of the best we once again went to our listeners to determine which ones to visit this year. So Who serves the best cider donuts in the Capital Region? Here are the top 10 for autumn 2023 according to you - with 3 new spots on this year's list!

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