Johnson's Corner, the classic truck stop just past the Berthoud exit on I-25, went through a major renovation a few years back that completely changed the joint, removing much of its '50s charm -- although we still considered it worthy of Guy Fieri's attentions on a recent Diners, Drive-Ins and Drives pass through Colorado.
But one thing remains the same: the Johnson's Corner cinnamon roll, touted as "world famous," and with good reason.
But now you don't need to drive 45 minutes to pick up one of these monsters.
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Guess where I found a Johnson's Corner cinnamon roll at 5 a.m. this morning? It was just $2.49 -- a bargain for just 1140 calories!
Good thing the rolls served at the truck stop don't come with a side of "Nutrition Facts."
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