Blogger KellyBakes spent some time working in a certain joint that makes doughnuts and fried chicken.

Try as she might, she could not replicate the doughnuts.

But she tried again, incorporating Troegs Mad Elf, a beer that is a now a touch out of season.

Her recipe for honey doughnuts is adapted from an Epicurious recipe. The combination of cherry and honey in the glaze adds another dimension, she writes.

See for yourself here.