March 15, 2019

Inside Latonia's Moonrise Donuts, a Bakery That Caters to Nighttime Sweet Fiends

Donuts aren’t just for breakfast anymore. Open for business only during the evening, Latonia, Kentucky’s Moonrise Doughnuts bakes its confections as the sun sets, serving classic flavors and seasonal surprises while they’re still hot. The blueberry donut is a local favorite, but don’t miss out on fun creations like creamsicle and bourbon cream donuts, plus classics like glazed yeast, powdered and cinnamon sugar twists. 5-10 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 6-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday. Moonrise Doughnuts, 3718 Winston Ave., Latonia, Ky. moonrisedoughnuts.com.    
Photos by Paige Deglow

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Inside Latonia's Moonrise Donuts, a Bakery That Caters to Nighttime Sweet Fiends
Paige Deglow

Inside Latonia's Moonrise Donuts, a Bakery That Caters to Nighttime Sweet Fiends
Paige Deglow

Inside Latonia's Moonrise Donuts, a Bakery That Caters to Nighttime Sweet Fiends
Paige Deglow

Inside Latonia's Moonrise Donuts, a Bakery That Caters to Nighttime Sweet Fiends
Paige Deglow

Inside Latonia's Moonrise Donuts, a Bakery That Caters to Nighttime Sweet Fiends
Paige Deglow

Inside Latonia's Moonrise Donuts, a Bakery That Caters to Nighttime Sweet Fiends
Paige Deglow

Inside Latonia's Moonrise Donuts, a Bakery That Caters to Nighttime Sweet Fiends
Paige Deglow

Inside Latonia's Moonrise Donuts, a Bakery That Caters to Nighttime Sweet Fiends
Paige Deglow

Inside Latonia's Moonrise Donuts, a Bakery That Caters to Nighttime Sweet Fiends
Paige Deglow

Inside Latonia's Moonrise Donuts, a Bakery That Caters to Nighttime Sweet Fiends
Paige Deglow