[Illustration: Robyn Lee]

On this week's Ask the Critic, Carey dropped the truth hammer on cronuts: very good pastry, but not worth the line, especially when you can walk into Dominque Ansel Bakery any time of day and walk out with a superb kouign amann.

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Previously on Ask the Critic

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