Gallery: First Look: Donut Bar, San Diego

Chocolate Euphoria ($2)
Chocolate Euphoria ($2)

Yeast doughnuts covered with a thick coating of chocolate, decorated with Mexican Ibarra chocolate and chocolate curls. This doughnut will be in regular rotation.

Dulche de Leche ($2)
Dulche de Leche ($2)

A yeast doughnut gets a good coating of dulche de leche glaze and drizzle.

Crème brûlée
Crème brûlée

Yeast doughnuts filled with Bavarian cream get dunked in more cream, sprinkled with sugar, and bruleed with a torch to order.

Crème brûlée ($2)
Crème brûlée ($2)

This is one of the shop's signature doughnuts.

Birthday Cake ($1)
Birthday Cake ($1)

Old fashioned-style cake doughnut with vanilla glaze and sprinkles.

Chocolate Cake with White Chocolate Ganache and Raspberry ($2)
Chocolate Cake with White Chocolate Ganache and Raspberry ($2)

Moist chocolate cake doughnuts get jazzed up with white chocolate ganache and stripes of raspberry gel.

Maple Bacon Bar ($3)
Maple Bacon Bar ($3)

A large yeast doughnut topped with maple glaze and bacon.

Box of Doughnuts
Box of Doughnuts

A sampling of all the doughnuts of the day. Get there early if you want a mixed variety; everything is first come, first served.

Donut Bar Team
Donut Bar Team

The faces behind all those tasty doughnuts—after about 20 straight hours of work.