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Looking at former superstar Serious Eats intern Katie Quinn, who currently hosts videos over on Now This News, you probably wouldn't peg her as the kind of girl who chows down on muffalettas and Chicago-style hot dogs, much less polishing off a Krispy Kreme Sloppy Joe and asking, "Can we deep fry this?" But let's just say that appearances can be deceiving.

The three-way love-child of a stuffed doughnut, a sloppy joe, and the internet, it's pretty much exactly what it sounds like: fresh-made sloppy joe filling piled into a split Krispy Kreme doughnut, topped with melted cheddar cheese. Check it out in the video!

About the author: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt is the Chief Creative Officer of Serious Eats where he likes to explore the science of home cooking in his weekly column The Food Lab. You can follow him at @thefoodlab on Twitter, or at The Food Lab on Facebook.

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