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  • You Dono Donut Review
  • You Dono Donut Review
  • You Dono Donut Review
  • You Dono Donut Review

How We Judge Donuts

After sampling thousands of donuts from hundreds of donut shops, we’ve created a nine-point review system for judging our favorite treat… the dono.


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The Nine Factors

We take our donuts seriously, so you don’t have to! Here is our nine-factor judging system. Each factor is scored 1 to 10.

1. FRY

2. SUGAR BALANCE

3. ORIGINALITY

4. FILLING

5. TOPPING

6. PRESENTATION

7. LONGEVITY

8. FOUNDATION

9. ATMOSPHERE

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