Carlos Eats http://www.carloseats.com Food Blog: Restaurant Reviews, News, and Articles Wed, 27 Apr 2016 05:03:35 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.10 Pacific Fiesta Mart Filipino market now open http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/pacific-fiesta-mart-filipino-market-now-open/ http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/pacific-fiesta-mart-filipino-market-now-open/#comments Tue, 26 Apr 2016 22:12:11 +0000 http://www.carloseats.com/?p=4214 Filipino food fans assemble: Pacific Fiesta Mart opened over the weekend next to Naga Tea in Temple Terrace at 10944 N. 56th Street. They are selling tons of Filipino and Asian snacks as well as Magnolia Ice Cream and Goldilocks baked goods! Another great addition to the growing Filipino Food Movement in Tampa. Be advised: […]

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Filipino food fans assemble: Pacific Fiesta Mart opened over the weekend next to Naga Tea in Temple Terrace at 10944 N. 56th Street. They are selling tons of Filipino and Asian snacks as well as Magnolia Ice Cream and Goldilocks baked goods! Another great addition to the growing Filipino Food Movement in Tampa.

Be advised: They DO NOT have cooked Filipino food available at this time. They DO sell frozen Filipino foods such as lumpia, turon, tocino, bangus, and more.

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Pacific Fiesta Mart is open Tuesday through Sunday. Like them on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pacificfiesta/

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Training at Elite Strength and Conditioning with Tim http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/training-at-elite-strength-and-conditioning-with-tim/ http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/training-at-elite-strength-and-conditioning-with-tim/#comments Tue, 26 Apr 2016 21:34:18 +0000 http://www.carloseats.com/?p=4206 One of the toughest parts of being a food writer and being involved in the food industry is trying to manage your weight. Ask Adam Richman, the former Man vs. Food, who literally quit his job because of the damage food challenges were doing to his body. Most food critics adhere to strict diets and […]

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One of the toughest parts of being a food writer and being involved in the food industry is trying to manage your weight. Ask Adam Richman, the former Man vs. Food, who literally quit his job because of the damage food challenges were doing to his body. Most food critics adhere to strict diets and tons of gym hours just to look normal.

Prior to starting CarlosEats.com, I was actually fairly skinny and I rapidly started gaining weight after all the food festivals, restaurants openings, food tastings, and other events began to stack up. I never really felt like I had a problem, but at the same time – who likes being overweight? The problem with gaining weight is that you also become to prone to other things like skin conditions, certain diseases, and maybe in extreme cases death.

I don’t blame anyone but myself. I chose to eat all the food and damn was it good. Bacon sauce, bacon jam, bacon latte, bacon lemonade, give me all of it. Plus – who trusts a skinny food writer? Beyond that having a somewhat sedentary lifestyle didn’t help. Recently though, I started strength training and conditioning with a friend of mine, Tim Garcia, at Elite Strength and Conditioning in Tampa Heights.

Originally – I was just going to write an article about what he was doing. Tim is an Exercise Science major at the University of South Florida who is interning at Elite Strength and Conditioning. However, something was different after our day together at the gym: I had fun and actually felt like I had a good workout.

I have been a member at Crunch Gym in New Tampa for a few months at the least – however no matter what friend I convinced to go with me or how long I spent there…I never really felt like I was getting anything productive done or like I was actively becoming more fit. Tim set me up with a balanced workout that wasn’t insane, but left me feeling like I had a workout at the end that was balanced yet challenging.

I have never had a personal trainer before because of how much they cost – but I never realized that by not having one, I was really limiting the success of my trips to the gym because either my posture was wrong or I was trying to race against one of my friends, who also probably had no clue what they were doing at the gym as well.

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Tim and I kept meeting for the last four weeks at Elite Strength and Conditioning and I can definitely feel much of the conditioning kicking in and I’m getting stronger with each visit. Having a set schedule also is helping to avoid me from flaking out on going to the gym. More importantly though, my stress levels are down (trust me the food industry is nothing but stress) and I feel like I am actually getting something done at the gym. The environment at Elite Strength and Conditioning is also one of the things I really like about the gym.

It’s not at all fancy, some might say it’s grungy even – but in a good way. Everyone there is too busy focused on their workout to sit there and judge you. I can’t say how many times I have been on a treadmill at another gym and had people staring me down just because I’m not running or not exerting myself all the way. Isn’t that annoying? I go to the gym for myself. Not for people who are just there to watch whatever is happening.

Tampa Muay Thai also trains inside Elite & Strength Conditioning’s gym and there is something different about having a boxing ring inside the gym. Maybe it feels more like a Rocky film. The gym actually reflects Tampa Heights well as an up and coming neighborhood. Everyone there is working just a fervently as the neighborhood is to advance. One of the good things about the gym is also that it is not overcrowded – there a balance of people coming in and out of the gym and that is a good thing.

It has been long overdue for me to start going to the gym considering my lifestyle. I am happy being a food writer and being involved in the food industry and I am really grateful to Tim to helping me get into actually exercising and helping me get my posture and form on track. Now that I feel like like something is actually being done in the gym as well, I also feel like there is a point in controlling eating as well and making sure I don’t eat all 6 grilled cheese sandwiches offered to me at places like the Grilled Cheese Festival. ;)

 

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If you’re ever looking for a personal trainer, definitely look up Tim Garcia in the future as he moves up in the world. You can reach him at tgarcia7@mail.usf.edu. Check out Elite Strength and Conditioning at www.elitestrengthandconditioning.net and on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/GoEliteSC or Instagram @elitestrengthandconditioning.

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Tampa Grilled Cheese Festival Sunday April 24th! http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/tampa-grilled-cheese-festival-sunday-april-24th/ http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/tampa-grilled-cheese-festival-sunday-april-24th/#comments Thu, 21 Apr 2016 17:07:15 +0000 http://www.carloseats.com/?p=4201 Get pumped because this Sunday, April 24th of 2016, is the Tampa Grilled Cheese Festival at Centro Asturiano de Tampa in Ybor City from 11AM-6PM. Over 30 food trucks will meet with vendors to serve you their own creative grilled cheese sandwiches and delicious food fare. The event is sponsored by Burger Culture Tampa which is […]

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Get pumped because this Sunday, April 24th of 2016, is the Tampa Grilled Cheese Festival at Centro Asturiano de Tampa in Ybor City from 11AM-6PM. Over 30 food trucks will meet with vendors to serve you their own creative grilled cheese sandwiches and delicious food fare. The event is sponsored by Burger Culture Tampa which is located daily at 6920 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa Fl 33614.

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Sunset Music Festival will be LIVE at the event spinning music for the audience. Tickets to Sunset Music Festival 2016 are now on-sale! There are less than 40 days to go until Memorial Day Weekend with SMF. Purchase tickets: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/sunset-music-festival-2016-tickets-19407662842?_ga=1.49658278.1676568774.1461257710

On-site parking at Centro Asturiano is $5 and proceeds benefit the preservation of one of Tampa’s most historical buildings. The Centro Asturiano de Tampa has been a part of Tampa history for over 100 years. Liquor and alcohol sales at the event will also benefit the Centro Asturiano.

On the list:

  • Burger Culture Tampa
  • Mr. C’s Grilled Cheese
  • Spaddy’s Coffee Co.
  • Zesty Tsunami
  • Moca Loka Frappe
  • Louami’s Food Truck
  • PJ RICK’s Food Truck
  • The Red Line Food Truck
  • Blue Moose Fudge
  • In the Middle Food Truck
  • The Cake Girl, LLC
  • Krepelicious
  • Happiness 101; joy in every bite
  • Taste of Gourmet Cafe
  • The Cheesesteak Truck
  • Mmm BAP Korean Cuisine
  • The Big Cheese
  • Whatever Pops
  • Planet Grilled Cheese
  • Jolly Porker
  • The Kettle
  • Le’ Anns Cheesecake ‘N More
  • Jason’s Fire Fusions: Gourmet Hot Sauce
  • Roaming Gourmand
  • Mmmm Delicious Cupcakes
  • Empamamas
  • The Bacon Boss
  • Skoops Italian Ice
  • LemonBar
  • Riddle On The Griddle
  • Tom+Chee St. Pete
  • Oobalamode
  • Got Lobstah?
  • Mother Truckin Good
  • The Hip Lion
  • Tres Suspiros Brazilian Handmade Chocolates
  • The Twisted Iron
  • Berly’s Cafe
  • The Inside Scoop
  • Pho Truck
  • We Are Coffee
  • Red Line Food Truck
  • Wicked Wiches
  • Food Truck Super Heroes
  • & more!

Event name: Tampa Grilled Cheese Festival

Venue: Centro Asturiano de Tampa

Date & Time: Sunday, April 24th, 2016, 11AM-6PM

Address: 1913 N Nebraska Ave. Tampa, FL

Cost: Free admission; cash and credit cards accepted at most food trucks and vendors

Parking: $5 on-site; surrounding Ybor garages and street parking available

Facebook RSVP: http://www.facebook.com/events/509585779243634

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Ybor City Latin Food Festival this Sunday, April 17 http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/ybor-city-latin-food-festival-this-sunday-april-17/ http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/ybor-city-latin-food-festival-this-sunday-april-17/#comments Mon, 11 Apr 2016 21:10:18 +0000 http://www.carloseats.com/?p=4193 If you love Latin food, you definitely will want to come out on Sunday, April 17th from 11AM to 6PM to Centro Asturiano de Tampa located at 1913 N Nebraska Ave. Tampa, FL for the Ybor City Latin Food Festival. The event will feature a mixture of local food trucks and vendors serving various Latin cuisine and also […]

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If you love Latin food, you definitely will want to come out on Sunday, April 17th from 11AM to 6PM to Centro Asturiano de Tampa located at 1913 N Nebraska Ave. Tampa, FL for the Ybor City Latin Food Festival. The event will feature a mixture of local food trucks and vendors serving various Latin cuisine and also live entertainment. Liquor and beer will be available for purchase inside the building.

The event is FREE to attend and is family and pet-friendly. Parking will be available on-site for $5 or around Ybor City within walking distance of the building.

The Centro Asturiano de Tampa is a historic building in Ybor City located on the corner of Palm and Nebraska Avenue that has been a social club for descendants from Asturias, Spain for over 100 years. A portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit renovations for the building and the preservation of its legacy in this beautiful city.

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Photo used with permission from Centro Asturiano de Tampa.

Teaser food photos:

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On the list:

  • Empamamas
  • Louami’s FOOD TRUCK
  • Moca Loka Frappe
  • Churro Express Tampa
  • Le’ Anns Cheesecake ‘N More
  • Jason’s Fire Fusions: Gourmet Hot Sauce
  • Empanada Mama
  • Spaddy’s Coffee Co.
  • Light My Fire Pizza
  • Maine Thang
  • El Grand Csstillo
  • The Cake Girl
  • Roaming Gourmand
  • Craving Donuts
  • Churroland Tampa
  • Berly’s Cafe
  • Mmmm Delicious Cupcakes
  • Kombucha Tampa
  • Jolly Porker

Event name: Ybor City Latin Food Festival

Venue: Centro Asturiano de Tampa

Address: 1913 N Nebraska Ave. Tampa, FL

Date & Time: Sunday, April 17th, 2016, 11AM-6PM

Cost: FREE admission. $5 parking.

Facebook RSVP: http://www.facebook.com/events/862781577178265/

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GM SoundLounge 2 @ CL Event Space this Friday! http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/gm-soundlounge-2-cl-event-space-this-friday/ http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/gm-soundlounge-2-cl-event-space-this-friday/#comments Wed, 06 Apr 2016 16:37:39 +0000 http://www.carloseats.com/?p=4186 This Friday, April 8th, come out to the Creative Loafing Space in Ybor City for Gold Mined Productions 2nd SoundLounge from 10PM-1AM. DJ Bootron and DJ Yen will be spinning live mixes. Admission is FREE and the event is 18+. The event is a night for DJs to share their love for music. The CL space […]

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This Friday, April 8th, come out to the Creative Loafing Space in Ybor City for Gold Mined Productions 2nd SoundLounge from 10PM-1AM. DJ Bootron and DJ Yen will be spinning live mixes. Admission is FREE and the event is 18+. The event is a night for DJs to share their love for music. The CL space is located at 1911 N 13th St, Ste W200, Tampa, Florida 33605.

DJ Bootron sample:

They are celebrating Catherine Lim’s birthday. The logo for CarlosEats.com was developed by Catherine and she is doing great things over at USF now. I want to wish her a very happy birthday :)

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Several artists will be at the event making and showcasing art live as well:

In addition, a special performance will be done by Final Boss Dance Crew at the event.

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Event name: GM SoundLounge 2

Venue: CL Event Space

Date & Time: Friday, April 8th, 2016, 10PM-1AM

Address: 1911 N 13th St, Ste W200, Tampa, Florida 33605

Cost: FREE

Facebook RSVP: http://www.facebook.com/events/190212658013088/


 

Follow Gold Mined Productions online:

Blog: blog.thegoldmined.com
Facebook: facebook.com/goldminedproductions
IG: instagram.com/thegoldmined

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LIVE: Eating around PhilFest Tampa 2016! http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/live-eating-around-philfest-tampa-2016/ http://www.carloseats.com/2016/04/live-eating-around-philfest-tampa-2016/#comments Sat, 02 Apr 2016 16:30:05 +0000 http://www.carloseats.com/?p=4183 I spent a few hours yesterday interviewing some of the food vendors at PhilFest 2016! The event is on-going until Sunday. Here are the videos. Here with Filipiniana Philippine Cafe at Philfest Tampa! Posted by Carlos Eats on Friday, April 1, 2016 Here with Mata's CarinDeria at Philfest Tampa! They are selling Filipino entrees, desserts, […]

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I spent a few hours yesterday interviewing some of the food vendors at PhilFest 2016! The event is on-going until Sunday. Here are the videos.

Here with Filipiniana Philippine Cafe at Philfest Tampa!

Posted by Carlos Eats on Friday, April 1, 2016

Here with Mata's CarinDeria at Philfest Tampa! They are selling Filipino entrees, desserts, and drinks.

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Chibugan By: Chef Rj at Philfest Tampa!

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Ilongo Especialty at Philfest Tampa!

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Merienda Muna at Philfest Tampa!

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Noah's Filipino Cuisines and Catering at Philfest Tampa!

Posted by Carlos Eats on Friday, April 1, 2016

Simo's Lechon at Philfest Tampa!

Posted by Carlos Eats on Friday, April 1, 2016

Ang Kaliwat Bol-Anon sa Florida at Philfest Tampa!

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Pilipino-American Association of Tampa Bay booth at Philfest Tampa!

Posted by Carlos Eats on Friday, April 1, 2016

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PhilFest Tampa 2016 this weekend April 1-3! http://www.carloseats.com/2016/03/philfest-tampa-2016-this-weekend-april-1-3/ http://www.carloseats.com/2016/03/philfest-tampa-2016-this-weekend-april-1-3/#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 15:10:57 +0000 http://www.carloseats.com/?p=4178 The annual PhilFest Tampa will happen this weekend in Tampa from Friday, April 1st to Sunday, April 3rd at The Philippine Cultural Enrichment Complex, which is located at 14301 Nine Eagles Drive, Tampa FL 33626. Admission tickets are $5 in advance and $7 at the door. This is the 21st annual celebration of Philippine culture. […]

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The annual PhilFest Tampa will happen this weekend in Tampa from Friday, April 1st to Sunday, April 3rd at The Philippine Cultural Enrichment Complex, which is located at 14301 Nine Eagles Drive, Tampa FL 33626. Admission tickets are $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

This is the 21st annual celebration of Philippine culture. The weekend will be packed with cultural entertainment, exhibits, and best of all, tons of FILIPINO FOOD!  You’ll find great food from different parts of the Philippines at the event including lechon kawali, lumpia, carioca, dinuguan, halo-halo, and more! Food tickets can be purchased at the event.

I’ll be streaming the food and vendors live on Facebook Friday at the PhilFest grounds on my page: https://www.facebook.com/carloseatsblog/

The weekend kicks off Friday night at 5:00PM and will run all weekend.

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Saturday check out the PhilFest Revolutions at 7PM – a hip-hop dance competition between different dance crews. My home team – F.A.M. at USF will be competing in the competition (Go Bulls!).

Entertainment schedule: http://www.pcfitampa.org/philfest-2016-entertainment/

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Official website: http://www.pcfitampa.org/philfest-2016/

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Datz Dough offering Doughnut Ice Cream Cones 3/24 http://www.carloseats.com/2016/03/datz-dough-offering-doughnut-ice-cream-cones-324/ http://www.carloseats.com/2016/03/datz-dough-offering-doughnut-ice-cream-cones-324/#comments Wed, 23 Mar 2016 21:22:32 +0000 http://www.carloseats.com/?p=4172 It’s not often that you see your food dreams come to life off the internet. Datz Dough located at 2602 S. MacDill Avenue in South Tampa is offering foodies a special experience tomorrow on Thursday, March 24th, 2016. Dough will be serving Doughnut Ice Cream Cones beginning at 12PM – the photos of them should certainly put […]

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It’s not often that you see your food dreams come to life off the internet. Datz Dough located at 2602 S. MacDill Avenue in South Tampa is offering foodies a special experience tomorrow on Thursday, March 24th, 2016. Dough will be serving Doughnut Ice Cream Cones beginning at 12PM – the photos of them should certainly put a stop to MacDill Avenue highly likely if you love sweets.

The doughnut ice cream cone will be lined with NUTELLA and filled with a jelly doughnut flavored soft serve. They’ll be topped with cotton candy, bacon caramel popcorn, whipped cream, and a cherry [while supplies last].

Here are a few of their photos from their Facebook:

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Leave it to Datz to make your foodie dreams come true. Don’t miss it tomorrow, March 24th! Hopefully I’ll find myself there too for a taste.

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Korean BBQ Taco Box hits all the right taste buds http://www.carloseats.com/2016/03/korean-bbq-taco-box-hits-all-the-right-taste-buds/ http://www.carloseats.com/2016/03/korean-bbq-taco-box-hits-all-the-right-taste-buds/#comments Wed, 23 Mar 2016 20:00:46 +0000 http://www.carloseats.com/?p=4166 Yesterday I was in Orlando at Full Sail University for the Van’s Warped Tour 2016 announcement and stopped by the Korean BBQ Taco Box (KBBQ Box) food truck before getting in line for the event for a bite to eat. I wasn’t sure what to expect and was blown away with how great their food […]

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Yesterday I was in Orlando at Full Sail University for the Van’s Warped Tour 2016 announcement and stopped by the Korean BBQ Taco Box (KBBQ Box) food truck before getting in line for the event for a bite to eat. I wasn’t sure what to expect and was blown away with how great their food was.

Korean BBQ Taco Box menu

The price seemed a little steep at first at $9.99 for a bulgogi taco box. However, I wasn’t aware how much food came in the box and it was actually a very filling and a satisfying meal. The taco which was stuffed with generous amounts of bulgogi meat came with a ginger salad, Korean chicken wing, 2 pieces of fried cheese rolls, and a potato like Korean side dish. Everything that came in the box was appetizing, not one thing was off flavor.

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The Korean chicken wing wasn’t spicy (might be possible by request), but still packed with lots of flavor and perfectly cooked – it was as authentic as a Korean chicken place in Seoul. The fried cheese rolls and potato like Korean side dish were incredibly tasty, beating out some Korean restaurants side dishes which was a little shocking. Finally, the bulgogi taco was excellent with a delicious marinade that didn’t copycat from your typical restaurant but tasted original and home-cooked.

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Overall, I fell in love with the food at Korean BBQ Taco Box and hope to see it again in the near future somewhere. Korean food just is not this good at many places in Tampa Bay and Orlando is lucky to have a great food like Korean BBQ Taco Box serving their streets. $10 for a real meal is not expensive at all and I didn’t care about the price at all when I finished up my food.

I will be back someday to one of their locations! I want to try their rice bowls and also their Galbi in the future.

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Food truck name: Korean BBQ Taco Box (KBBQ Box)

Neighborhood: Mobile in Orlando-area

Cuisine: Korean

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/KBBQBox/

Twitter: @koreanbbq_2011

Menu: http://www.facebook.com/KBBQBox/app/117784394919914/

E-Mail: KBBQBox@gmail.com

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Mini Doughnut Factory takes sweetness fans by storm http://www.carloseats.com/2016/03/mini-doughnut-factory-takes-sweetness-fans-by-storm/ http://www.carloseats.com/2016/03/mini-doughnut-factory-takes-sweetness-fans-by-storm/#comments Tue, 22 Mar 2016 16:38:05 +0000 http://www.carloseats.com/?p=4161 Full disclosure: I was invited to Mini Doughnut Factory for a complimentary tasting. The opinions displayed here are my own and are my honest analysis of my experience and the menu at Mini Doughnut Factory. Mini Doughnut Factory is pretty hard to miss online. Scroll on Instagram, Facebook, or a friend’s Snapchat story and BAM! […]

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Full disclosure: I was invited to Mini Doughnut Factory for a complimentary tasting. The opinions displayed here are my own and are my honest analysis of my experience and the menu at Mini Doughnut Factory.

Mini Doughnut Factory is pretty hard to miss online. Scroll on Instagram, Facebook, or a friend’s Snapchat story and BAM! doughnuts are all over your feed. The doughnuts look incredibly delicious and draw eyes inward. I finally gave Mini Doughnut Factory a try last Friday after being invited in by the owner, Patrick Ruddell.

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Tell me this Tweet does not make you salivate?

I tried a few of their doughnuts and their doughnut shakes. These are my impressions and opinions after sampling them. The doughnuts come in packs with 3 for $2.25 being the cheapest all the way to $24.95 for a 35 pack. Not particularly expensive or cheap, just the right price really.

There are 14 default flavors you can pick or you can build you own doughnut. I don’t trust myself with build-your-own concepts so I went with the Sweet Pig (vanilla cake doughnut with maple icing and bacon), an original glazed doughnut, and a peanut butter cup doughnut recommended by the owner.

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My favorite doughnut was the Sweet Pig – you can’t really go wrong with bacon and breakfast and the bacon bits taste fresh and much better than I have found in competing rival chain competitors. You’ll want to eat this doughnut right as it gets off the fryer to fully enjoy the warm taste in your mouth.

I ordered the original glazed doughnut because I am a huge fan of original glazed doughnuts at Krispy Kreme when they are ready hot and fresh. All I need in life is a glazed doughnut warmed up with a glass of milk to be happy. I was hoping that Mini Doughnut Factory could compete in flavors with it, but was disappointed with this doughnut which didn’t really remind me of anything and felt like a waste against the other flavors offered at the shop.

The peanut butter doughnut enjoyed by the owner was a close second choice for me. If you love peanut butter flavors, this doughnut will hit your palette in all the right places. All three doughnuts carried a sugar kick and will require someone who has a sweet tooth to enjoy them. If you are someone who gets overwhelmed by lots of sweetness, this may not be for you.

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Finally, I enjoyed the doughnut shake with the birthday cake doughnut to finish off my tasting. The doughnut shake was packed with sugar and made me have a serious sugar high. I would only recommend the shake to someone who loves a giant sugar kick – definitely not to anyone trying to quench thirst and trust me you will want to wash those mini doughnuts down with something acidic or something refreshing like a tea or iced coffee.

I feel like the doughnut shake is not a bad option if you want a portable doughnut and aren’t going to actually order any doughnuts. Drinking one with the doughnuts is a bit of an overkill in sweetness. Still, I can definitely see the appeal of the doughnut shake and the possibilities of changing the flavors with different doughnuts could definitely change my opinion about it as well.

The shop was swarming with people when I arrived at it around 10AM and they kept coming in the entire time which is great news for this small business. The dessert industry can be extremely competitive and hard to be successful in, but I feel like as a business Mini Doughnut Factory is doing plenty of things right. They offer their customers plenty of choices – even offering them the freedom to build a doughnut exactly as they like it.

All the staff working the front, including the owner are working hard and friendly to all the customers in the door and look like they have built a relationship with the regulars in the area.

Finally, Mini Doughnut Factory really understands how to showcase their product. One of my favorite things when I was in the shop was the doughnut photographs they had displayed on the walls. Businesses that take pride in their product and are not afraid to confidently put it out there deserve kudos and I do recommend you head out and give Mini Doughnut Factory a shot. Bring friends so you can try more flavors. Sweetness levels can vary for all of us and there are plenty of options to please most people, plus the price is right on the menu.

Mini Doughnut Factory Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

Restaurant name: Mini Doughnut Factory

Cuisine: Doughnuts, Dessert

Neighborhood: South Tampa

Address: 2109 South Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33629

Phone Number: (813) 254-5374

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/minidoughnutfactory

Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/minidoughnutfactory/

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