In Donut heaven there really is a Ray LaMar

Leave a comment

April 23, 2019 by jacklovelace

Just had a couple guilty pleasure donuts from the LaMar’s Donuts branch in Fort Collins.

The sack says “Ray LaMar founded Lamar’s Donuts on the principle of using only the highest……..and it goes on to describe “every donut a masterpiece.”

It did bring back a memory.

We had moved to Kansas City around 1990. We lived in Overland Park.

I had read about the best glazed donuts at a place downtown called LaMar’s.

We made the suburb to city journey one Sunday and got in line. There was Ray

busy behind the counter. I can’t say he made my donut but he was active in making it available.

While I appreciated the quality of the glaze, I don’t particularly care for them and never order them, although I did that day. Somewhere down the line I discovered their cake donuts really got the job done though. I love them.

Anyway, as time continues to pass, if anyone asks if there really was a Ray, there really was a Ray.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: