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Donut Showdown takes the donut to epicurean heights. Donuts are the new cupcakes –– the latest trendy treat. Each episode sees three of the best donut makers from across North America test their creativity in our diner kitchen.

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The Competitors' Best Doughtnuts

The Competitors' Best Doughtnuts

From root beer to rum, Sriracha to citrus, the Donut Showdown competitors truly go big or go home.

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The Judges' Own Doughnut Recipes

The Judges' Own Doughnut Recipes

Those who rank the best doughnuts also create the best doughnuts -- Cooking Channel Proverb

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The Judges' Favorite Donuts

The Judges' Favorite Donuts

The judges share the best and worst doughnuts they've ever had, plus the secret to a great doughnut.

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Circus

Airing: 6:00 PM/5:00c

A culinary arts teacher from Newfoundland, an ex-daycare owner from Ottawa and a third-generation donut-maker from Cincinnati...more

New York City

Airing: 6:30 PM/5:30c

An amateur comedian from Denver, a corporate-defector from Dallas and an ex-fashion designer from Minneapolis compete...more

Bejeweled

Airing: 9:00 PM/8:00c

A quirky cowgirl from Toronto, an executive pastry chef from New York and a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America...more

1950s

Airing: 9:30 PM/8:30c

A second-generation donut maker from Stanford, Fla., a cafe owner from New Orleans and an executive chef from San Diego...more

Bejeweled

Airing: 1:00 AM/12:00c

A quirky cowgirl from Toronto, an executive pastry chef from New York and a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America...more

1950s

Airing: 1:30 AM/12:30c

A second-generation donut maker from Stanford, Fla., a cafe owner from New Orleans and an executive chef from San Diego...more

UPCOMING...

March 1, 6pm Donut Showdown
March 1, 6:30pm Donut Showdown

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February 27, 1:30am Donut Showdown
February 27, 1am Donut Showdown

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Alton Brown on Doughnuts

Alton Brown on Doughnuts

Alton Brown answered his fans' questions about  perfecting doughnuts with science.

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