Dominique Ansel visits Vegas to celebrate 10 years of the Cronut

Chef Dominique Ansel, creator of the Cronut, at his bakery in Caesars Palace on Wednesday, April 19, 2023, in Las Vegas. The famed pastry is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. (Ellen Schmidt/Las Vegas Review-Journal/TNS)

The Cronut and 10th anniversary Cronut holes are seen Wednesday at Dominique Ansel Bakery in Caesars Palace on in Las Vegas. (Ellen Schmidt/Las Vegas Review-Journal/TNS)

LAS VEGAS — It was madness, sweet madness, those mornings in May, a decade ago, on Spring Street in the SoHo neighborhood of Manhattan.