Would You Rather: Fried Oreos or Zeppoles?

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If this church and these decorations look familiar, then chances are you’ve at least perused the St. Ann’s Festival in Hoboken in the past. A long standing tradition, St. Ann’s festival features various Italian foods, music, and singers for the public’s enjoyment. Tons of festivities happen throughout the week in the streets of Hoboken including a procession through the streets!

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Among the festivities, there are some delicious desserts that are served — which many people wait in line for a good while in order to chow down on.

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Now there are few desserts that are worth EVERY calorie, but it’s pretty much a fact that zeppoles and fried oreos are among the desserts on the calories-don’t-count list. Both are served at St. Ann’s — making it very tricky to decide which to eat. Therefore, the question must be asked, WOULD YOU RATHER: FRIED OREOS or ZEPPOLES?


Exhibit A: FRIED OREOS {via}


EXHIBIT B: Zeppoles {via}

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Or perhaps you have to try both, like me. Leave your answer in the comments, below.

Happy Feasting!

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Jen is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of HobokenGirl.com. With deep entrepreneurial roots in Hudson County — as her grandparents owned textile businesses on Tonnelle Ave in North Bergen dating back to the 50s — she started the site as a Hoboken resident to discover the amazing things happening in the area. When not planning the next Hoboken Girl event or #HobokenGirlHelps volunteer project, she can usually be found shopping at local boutiques, eating an Insta-worthy meal, walking her two pups, or watching Bravo TV and ordering takeout with her husband.