Starting Thursday, February 20, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is getting “Crispety, Crunchety, Peanut Buttery” with two new items. The doughnut chain has teamed up with Butterfinger to use the iconic candy bar on its new Butterfinger Original Filled Doughnut and Butterfinger Fudge Cake Doughnut.
Available for a limited time at participating locations nationwide, the items combine Krispy Kreme’s popular doughnuts with the chocolatey crunch of Butterfinger.
The Butterfinger Original Filled Doughnut is an Original Glazed doughnut filled with Peanut Butter Chocolate Kreme, dipped in Butterfinger icing, and topped with Butterfinger pieces and a chocolate drizzle.
The Butterfinger Fudge Cake Doughnut features a rich chocolate cake doughnut dipped in chocolate icing, topped with a Peanut Butter Chocolate Kreme and Butterfinger pieces.
“We’ve done it. We’ve achieved our goal of putting krispety, crunchety, glazey, chocolatey and peanut buttery all in a doughnut,” says Dave Skena, Chief Marketing Officer for Krispy Kreme. “Fans of both brands are going to love the chocolatey crunchiness of Butterfinger matched with the airy sweetness of Krispy Kreme.”