Foodie reveals a little-known hack to get free Krispy Kreme doughnuts EVERY day of the week
- A TikTok user has shared how to get free Krispy Kreme doughnuts
- Monique, from Sydney, said to look out for the red ‘hot light’ at each store
- The light indicates when fresh, hot doughnuts are being and given away
- The time the light is turned on varies from 5pm to 9:30pm every day
A video revealing a lesser-known way to get free Krispy Kreme doughnuts has gone viral overnight.
Sydney TikToker Monique shared the ‘very important life hack’ when visiting her local Krispy Kreme store one evening after noticing the red ‘hot light’ was on.
The light indicates when fresh, hot doughnuts are being made and customers can receive one original glazed doughnut each during this time.
According to the Krispy Kreme Australia website, the hot light is on every day between the hours of 5pm and 8pm but is often turned on as late as 9:30pm.
Sydney TikToker Monique shared a ‘very important life hack’ to get free Krispy Kreme doughnuts. In a video she said to take note of when the ‘hot light’ is on (pictured, left), as this signifies when customers can get one free original glazed doughnut each
In the video, Monique visited the Krispy Kreme drive-through and asked the staff member if she and her friend can receive free samples since the light was on.
To score the free doughnut, customers must make a purchase.
The video has since racked up more than half a million views and hundreds couldn’t believe they didn’t know the insight before.
‘When the Krispy Kreme light is lit up red, you get a free original glaze donut for each person in the car,’ she wrote in the clip.
‘How did I not know this?!’ one person commented.
‘Omg thank you sooo so much! This is real! My sister is driving while I see TikToks and we headed straight to [Krispy Kreme] and it worked!’ another said.
‘I was wondering why we got two free doughnuts,’ a third added.
Krispy Kreme stores are located in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia.
What does it mean when the Krispy Kreme light is on?
The Krispy Kreme red Hot Light means staff are making fresh, hot doughnuts in store
If you visit a Krispy Kreme store location while the Hot Light is lit up, you can receive one free Original Glazed doughnut per person, with any purchase made
Please make sure you ask for your Free Original Glazed doughnut when making your purchase in drive thru, as you need to specifically ask the team member to ensure you receive one
Source: Krispy Kreme AU