What makes Red's Donuts, a 72-year-old Monterey institution in the Central Coast, stand out among the thousands of independent California doughnut shops? And were they really the purveyors of Betty White’s favorite morning treat? I just had to find out.
But it wasn’t easy, initially, to get myself there. Like many folks of a certain age, I have slipped into a Not a Big Breakfast Person repose over the past several years.