For when you don’t have time to hit the orchards.
We’ve got you covered when it comes to apple picking in Massachusetts, but when you’re craving a fresh-baked apple cider doughnut, you don’t have to travel too far to satisfy your cravings. Here’s the best places around Boston to get them.
1. Blackbird Doughnuts
Blackbird Doughnuts‘ old-fashioned apple cider doughnuts are delectable autumn treat. Plus, they also have a vegan version topped with an apple cider glaze!
Find Blackbird Doughnuts at 492 Tremont St. in South End, 20 Kilmarnock St. in the Fenway, 100 Holton St. in Brighton, and 55F Union St. in Newton.
2. Red Apple Farm
While you could go to Red Apple Farm’s pick-your-own farm in Phillipston, they also have a stall at the Boston Public Market, where their doughnuts are sold individually or by the dozen. You have the option to choose a classic doughnut rolled in cinnamon sugar or a cider glazed variation — both of which are delicious. Plus, you can stop by their cider bar of specialty drinks at the stall as well.
Find Red Apple Farm at 100 Hanover St., Boston.
3. Kane’s Donuts
Kane’s Donuts just released its special October flavor, a cake-style apple cider doughnut dipped in a honey glaze with a reduced Angry Orchard hard cider. But remember – these doughnuts are seasonal and won’t be available beyond November, so stock up while you can!
Find Kane’s Donuts at Two International Place, 90 Oliver St., Boston.
4. Union Square Donuts
Union Square Donuts is serving a chai-spiced apple cider donuts this year that are handmade daily—and sell out fast. Make sure you stop by soon to pick some up.
Find Union Square Donuts at 20 Bow St. in Somerville, 409 Harvard St. in Brookline, and 401 Park Drive (Time Out Market), in Boston.
5. Volante Farms
In addition to growing a diverse selection of fruits and veggies, Volante Farm it also boasts one of the best cider doughnuts in Greater Boston. If you can’t make it too far outside of the city, Volante’s cider doughnuts are available on weekends at Allandale Farm on the border of Brookline and Jamaica Plain.
Find Volante Farm at 292 Forest St in Needham, MA.
6. Wilson Farm
Although it’s a little outside the city, Wilson Farm in Lexington has been serving great produce and baked goods since 1884. Along with cider doughnuts, it offers a large variety of produce at its farm stand. If you don’t want to venture too far out of the city, you can always have Wilson Farm’s apple cider donuts delivered via Mercato.
Find Wilson Farm at 10 Pleasant St in Lexington, MA.
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