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Ford Field Will Unleash Giant Blue Doughnuts on Lions Fans

Plus, Moo Cluck Moo and Detroit Water Ice Company join the concessions lineup

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Brenna Houck is a Cities Manager for the Eater network. She previously edited Eater Detroit and reported for Eater. You can follow her on the internet at @brennahouck.

Not to be outdone by the over-the-top fair-inspired monstrosities at Comerica Park, the cooks at Ford Field plan to unleash their own set of novelty foods on Lions fans this season. An enormous four-pound, nine-inch, bright blue cake donut covered in sprinkles and piped full of apple filling is the highlight of this year’s food lineup. According to Crain’s, the doughnut retails for $15 and comes with an optional side of apple cider (patrons can also order it with rum).

New for the 2016 @detroitlionsnfl season for all our adventurous football #foodies: #BigBlueDonut

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In addition to the giant fried dough gutbuster, fans will find Shock Top Belgian White-bratwursts, pretzels, and Lions logo-branded cheeseburger meals among this year’s new offerings. Mitch Albom’s frozen Philadelphia inspired-Detroit Water Ice Factory and Dearborn Heights burger slinger, Moo Cluck Moo, are also joining the stadium’s concessions stands.

This isn’t the first time, the Lion’s concessions gurus have unleashed giant food on hungry Detroit fans. Last year, the stadium unveiled a hefty $17 pasty.

New food at Ford Field: $15 4-pound donut, Lions-branded burger, Moo Cluck Moo stand [Crain’s]

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Detroit Water Ice Factory

1014 Woodward Avenue, , MI 48226 (313) 888-9106 Visit Website

Ford Field

2000 Brush Street, , MI 48226 (313) 262-2000 Visit Website

Moo Cluck Moo

8606 N Telegraph Rd, Dearborn Heights, MI 48127 (313) 562-9999 Visit Website