Doughnut madness hits West End | The Gourmand & Gourmet

Doughnut madness hits West End

Let’s face it: everyone is absolutely nuts for doughnuts right now. From crispy to glazed, delicately iced to sprinkled with cinnamon, doughnut lovers are as unique and varied as the little doughy rings of joy that they just can’t get enough of. Well, listen up, deep-fried confectionary fiends, Donut Boyz have just rolled into town, and boy oh boy, do they have some sweet surprises in store for you! The folks behind this already popular hole-in-the-wall dessert spot practiced their craft to perfection in a pop-up store in Maroochydore, and lucky for all of us down here, they’ve now set up shop in West End to bring the sugar overload to Brisbanites. Shotgunning a spot next to the Gunshop Café, their shipping container digs have made them the newest, coolest kid on the block, and just one look of what they’re serving up is reason enough to pay them a visit. donut boyz brisbane donuts 2Made totally from scratch with fresh ingredients daily, there’s a rainbows worth of flavour combinations to choose from. From the classic cinnamon filled with fruity, homemade jam, to unexpected flavours like The Jaffa, a brioche doughnut stuff with orange curd and chocolate ganache, you’ll be saying holey moley at the stress of trying to choose just one! Get some more flavour in your life in the form of the Apple Pie, with a custard injectable, or feel the caffeine with a Cappuccino, equipped with a shot of espresso ready to be squeezed in between layers of angelically light dough. So roll over to Donut Boyz for an unforget-dough-ble treat that will fill the hole in your belly! Words by Kate Bethune