Apple cider donuts
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Fall means lots of yummy foods, the most beloved being a freshly-fried, sugary apple cider doughnut. Be sure to call ahead before driving to snag your baker’s dozen, as some spots only make these autumn delicacies seasonally or run out of them quickly.

Alstede Farms
1 Alstede Farms Ln., Chester
908-258-6245
COVID protocol: hand sanitize before going in and leaving, only touch things you’re going to buy, and follow signs

Country Gardens Farm Market
42 Robbinsville-Edinburg Rd., Robbinsville
609-259-1221

Delicious Orchards
320 Rte. 34, Colts Neck
732-462-1989

Demarest Farms
244 Wierimus Rd., Hillsdale
201-666-0472

Dreyer Farms
831 Springfield Ave., Cranford
908-276-1290

Duffield’s Farm Market
280 Chapel Heights Rd., Sewell
856-589-7090

Hacklebarney Farms Cider Mill
104 State Park Rd., Chester
908-879-6593

Jack’s Donuts (seasonal; call ahead)
503 N. White Horse Pike, Laurel Springs
856-627-0431

Johnson’s Corner Farm
133 Church Rd., Medford
609-654-8643

Lindeken Farms
54 State Rte. 15, Wharton
973-366-5305

Melick’s Town Farm
170 Oldwick Rd., Oldwick
908-439-2955

Montclair Bread Company  (seasonal; call ahead)
113 Walnut St., Montclair
973-509-2525

Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr., Robbinsville
609-259-7300

OB-CO’s Donuts
547 Fischer Blvd., Toms River
732-270-3882

Ort Farms
25 Bartley Rd., Long Valley
908-876-3351

Pennsylvania Dutch Farmers Market
4437 Rte. 27, Princeton
609-683-5260

Secor Farms (seasonal, call ahead)
85 Airmont Ave., Mahwah
201-529-2595
COVID policy: 8 person capacity in the store

Springdale Farms
1638 S. Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill
856-424-8674
COVID policy: Gloves offered on the premised. Optional but recommended.

Stony Hill Farm Market (seasonal, call ahead)
15 North Rd., Chester
908-879-2908

Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd., Princeton
609-924-2310
COVID policy: Store capacity of 6 people. Wait behind the cones when you arrive and a staff member will let you know when you can come into the store.

Tranquillity Farms (seasonal, call ahead)
47 Decker Pond Rd., Allamuchy
908-979-0303

Twin Pond Farm
1459-1473 Rte. 9 N., Howell
732-863-9363