Donuts, sometimes spelled doughnuts, are tasty treats made from fried dough. Some of us Indians consider it the western vada. They come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, and flavors. Probably the most popular and familiar type of donuts are the classic ring-shaped donuts with a hole in the middle. Many of us are fascinated by the hole in the middle of the donut. Why is it there? What purpose does it serve? Who put it there? There are a couple of common theories about the origin of the donut’s hole. The common among them being, “punching a hole in the middle of the fried cakes, helps it to be evenly cooked in the inside and outside”.
Watch the video to know more about the mystery hole on the donut.