Doughnut retailer Krispy Kreme has released a limited-edition Halloween dozen doughnut pack available from today (Thursday 20 October) for just 11 days.

Featuring Zombie and spooky sprinkle doughnuts, the Halloween dozen will be priced at £12.95, and consumers are urged to act promptly if they want to get their hands on the new edition.

The limited-edition doughnuts are: Green Zombie - filled with chocolate truffle kreme and dipped in lime flavour icing; Purple Zombie - filled with chocolate truffle kreme and dipped in blackcurrant flavour icing; and Spooky Sprinkles - Krispy Kreme’s signature ring doughnut, dipped in chocolate icing and spooky sprinkles.

There will be two of each of the flavours in the pack along with two Nutty Chocolatta, two Strawberry Gloss and two Smores.

Krispy Kreme commented on its website: “Have the most spooktacular Halloween ever with our limited-edition Halloween dozen, the perfect centrepiece for your party!”

Doughnut lovers voiced their approval of the seasonal edition on the companies Twitter account stating: “Oh wow!! Sounds amazing!!” and “Can’t wait to try these!!”

Alongside the Halloween release, Krispy Kreme celebrated the opening of its 500th in-store cabinet with Tesco this week that signalled a milestone for the two companies.