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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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Masquerade Ball

Airing: 6:00 PM/5:00c

A vegan rebel from Toronto, an executive pastry chef from Sunrise, Fla., and a beer aficionado from Cleveland, compete...more

Paris

Airing: 6:30 PM/5:30c

The "donut king" of Hawaii, a best-friend duo from Hamilton, Ontario, and a member of a donut legacy from Kalamazoo,...more

Bejeweled

Airing: 7:00 PM/6:00c

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

Luau

Airing: 7:30 PM/6:30c

A newly-minted shop owner from Columbus, Ohio, an historical guide from Edmonton, Alberta, and a culinary donut-maker...more

Football

Airing: 9:00 PM/8:00c

A motorcycle mama from Englewood, Calif., an ex-PR gal from Toronto and a deli owner from Waterloo, Ontario, compete...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

Football

Airing: 1:00 AM/12:00c

A motorcycle mama from Englewood, Calif., an ex-PR gal from Toronto and a deli owner from Waterloo, Ontario, compete...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...

November 23, 6pm Donut Showdown Football
November 23, 6:30pm Donut Showdown 1950s

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November 21, 1:30am Donut Showdown 1950s
November 21, 1am Donut Showdown Football

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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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