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KRISPY KREME IN PHILADELPHIA - WOO HOO!

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Prettypoodle May 4, 2011 09:23 AM

BOTH locations (the brand new as of today Center City one) and the one on the Northeast are Kosher thanks to KOA! My husband will be thrilled!

http://www.krispykremephilly.com/

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    kosherfoodfan RE: Prettypoodle May 5, 2011 01:42 PM

    Thanks for the heads up! Looking forward to trying it.

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      SoCal Mother RE: Prettypoodle May 5, 2011 07:11 PM

      Trust me they're not that good...

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        queenscook RE: SoCal Mother May 5, 2011 08:12 PM

        I respectfully disagree; I would almost consider relocating to the Philly area for this (OK, not really, but . . .), but unfortunately my Rav doesn't hold by that hechsher, so even when I'm in the area, it does me no good.

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          SoCal Mother RE: queenscook May 6, 2011 06:54 AM

          Well then come to California for a visit. They are kosher all over SoCal.

          What cured me of Krispy Kremes was once when I brought several dozen to a party and I had to sit in the store smelling them cooking in oil while the salesperson packed them up. They gave each of the kids in my car a freebee while we waited. I have not been able to eat Krispy Kremes since.

          They have become mandatory at every school event since they became kosher.

          Bring me a couple of decent bagels (you are from Queens NY?) and I will give you a dozen KKs!!

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          Prettypoodle RE: SoCal Mother May 8, 2011 02:41 AM

          I ONLY like the hot glazed ones. Otherwise I normally skip them myself. OTOH my husband loves them.

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          Hirscheys RE: Prettypoodle May 5, 2011 09:01 PM

          Thanks for the news! I love Krispy Kreme - they used to have a hechsher a few years ago and they were my fave. Much better than the kosher dunkin donuts, imho.

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            Prettypoodle RE: Hirscheys May 8, 2011 02:42 AM

            Glad to help :)

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            SoCal Mother RE: Prettypoodle May 9, 2011 10:35 PM

            They even make wedding cakes out of doughnuts. Look on their web site...

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              queenscook RE: SoCal Mother May 10, 2011 03:44 PM

              Yeah, but how many chalavi weddings have you ever been to?

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                SoCal Mother RE: queenscook May 11, 2011 07:24 AM

                I have never actually heard of anyone kosher or non-kosher who bought one of those cakes. Might be fun for an anniversary party.

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