Buzzfeed Food described it as having "the shape, fried-ness, and creamy interior of a doughnut" with "the flaky, delicate pastry layers of a croissant." In other words, perfection. However, the cast of The Chew with celeb chefs like Michael Symon, Carla Hall, and Mario Batali scoffed at the $5 price tag for what essentially would cost $0.20-$0.25 to make at home. Still, we'd rather just fork over $5 once in our lifetime for this French-American halo than spend several hours making, frying, and icing all the Cronut components.
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