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Because the Disney summer time season is drawing to an in depth, we usher within the Halloween season and the Epcot Worldwide Meals and Wine Pageant. Along with altering seasons, we’ve seen a number of meals introductions, reappearances, and restricted time treats within the final month.

Right here’s a sampling of the a few of the gadgets we tasted and located within the parks and resorts within the final month, together with the announcement of menus, dates, and particulars for three food-centric festivals.

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By The Disney Meals Weblog

Disney Festivals Information

Epcot Worldwide Meals and Wine Pageant

This yr’s 75-day lengthy pageant begins Aug. 30 and runs till Nov. 12.

  • disneydisneyThe Maple Boursin Cheesecake.

    The menus for every of the 34 International Marketplaces (meals cubicles) have been introduced. There are loads of new gadgets this yr, just like the Guinness Bailey’s Shake, Maple Bourbon Boursin Cheesecake with Maple Bourbon Cream, Caramel and Pecan Crunch and the Simmering Sips Mimosa Bar, in addition to loads of returning favorites.

  • Wine glasses, spirit jerseys, bowls, salt and pepper shakers, buying and selling pins and extra! The merchandise on the pageant this yr options beloved themes like Foodie Figment, Chef Mickey, Style Your Means Round The World, and extra.
  • Remy’s Disguise and Squeak Scavenger Hunt has new prizes this yr – a set of collectible glasses that includes Remy, Mickey, Minnie, and Figment. The kiddos and fairly a couple of adults will love these!
  • A number of particular occasions, low-cost seminars, and Eat to the Beat live performance performers are returning this yr. New on the docket – sweet sushi making in The Land pavilion at Three:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. every day (visitors can ebook by means of tasteepcot.com), and a counter service choice for the Eat to the Beat eating package deal at Liberty Inn within the American Journey pavilion. It’s first come, first served, beginning at 11:30 a.m. and may have various availability.
  • The medals for the runDisney Wine and Dine Half Marathon have been launched and have favourite cooks from Disney films. Every race has a unique character for their medal.
  • The Swan and Dolphin Meals and Wine Basic introduced new menu gadgets. Whereas this isn’t formally a part of the primary pageant, many visitors wish to attend each.

Le Rendez-vous Gourmand Meals and Wine Pageant

For its second yr, Le Rendez-vous Gourmand has returned to Disneyland Paris! The occasion started on July 30, and runs by means of Sept. 30 in Walt Disney Studios Park. 

This yr’s occasion celebrates the delicacies of Belgium, Italy, and Spain along with the perfect in meals and beverage from France on the occasion’s numerous Chalets (just like the Meals and Wine Pageant’s International Marketplaces).

Pageant of Holidays – and extra – return for Disneyland Holidays

The Vacation season kicks off in Disneyland on Nov. 9 with the Pageant of Holidays. We will’t wait to see what the Festive Meals Marketplaces (meals cubicles) can be serving up for the occasion this yr!

Disney Occasions, Openings, and Refurbishments

Walt Disney as soon as stated, “Disneyland will never be completed,” – and that is holding true for Disneyland and Walt Disney World because the Imagineers and restauranteurs hold us on our toes with all of those modifications!

Bing Bongs Candy Stuff Opening in Disneyland’s California Journey

We coated the grand opening of Bing Bong’s Candy Stuff Confectionary on Pixar Pier in Disney California Journey Park. You’ll discover an abundance of candy stuff right here, together with:

  • Cake pops that includes every of the feelings from “Inside Out” with their very own distinct colour and taste.
  • Loopy Reminiscence Refreshers (frozen slush drinks) from Jangles the Clown. Taste choices embrace Rainbow Unicorn, Sunshine in a Cup, Imaginary Pal, Sluggish Burn, and Gloomy Blues. These are all garnished with both popping bubbles or Nerds Sweet.
  • Gourmand Apples, Krispy Treats, Cookies, and much more Cake Pops within the bakery case.
  • Bing Bong’s Unicorn Bark is again!
  • Lemon Drops, Bitter Rainbow belts, Pink Licorice, Blue Raspberry Jellies, and “Inside Out”-flavored popcorn as new pre-packaged choices.
  • Basic Goofy’s Sweet Co. pre-packaged choices, in addition to Cotton Sweet and Lollipops.

Disneyland Lodge’s Tangaroa Terrace can be closed for a moderately prolonged refurbishment starting on Sept. four, with a re-opening anticipated for mid-January 2019.



Disney’s Grand Californian Resort’s Storyteller’s Café is residence to the brand new Mickey’s Tales of Journey Breakfast Buffet character eating. We had an superior time with Mickey, Minnie, Pluto, Chip, and Dale. Be sure you attempt the Cereal Milk!

Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney Springs

  • disneydisneyA heaping serving to of Hen Man!

    Disney Springs is house a brand new flagship location for Man Fieri’s latest restaurant idea. Hen Man! presents all-natural Hen Tenders, Salads, and Sandwiches. Plus, we’ve acquired to speak concerning the 22 sauces! Sure, 22! They vary from Signature to Scorching ‘n’ Spicy.  Shut out your meal with a decadent milkshake – made the best way solely Fieri could make them.

  • four Rivers Smokehouse is pulling into Disney Springs with a brand new meals truck, 4R Cantina Barbacoa Meals Truck, on Aug. 21st. You’ll discover Nachos, Tacos, Quesadillas, Taco Cones and Burrito Bowls on the menu in addition to Dessert Nachos and Dulce De Leche Churro Balls.
  • When you’re wanting for one thing to do over the lengthy Labor Day weekend, take a look at the Nice Irish Hooley because it returns to Raglan Street, or spend an Night with Gatsby at The Edison in your 1920’s greatest!

Particular Finds

As if all of the information above wasn’t sufficient we discovered some new gems and the return of some visitor favorites throughout our explorations prior to now month.

  • The Mickey pancakes are again! River Belle Terrace is internet hosting breakfast once more – and we ordered the whole lot on the menu! We discovered choices for nearly each sort of diner. So whether or not you favor a heavy, meaty breakfast or one thing rather a lot lighter, there’s one thing for everybody. Sadly, the Cinnamon Roll French Toast didn’t return.
  • The Golden Horseshoe is providing our new favourite mini-treats – Mini Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches. An order of those small wonders consists of two sandwiches – every with a beneficiant scoop of ice cream, drizzled together with your selection of caramel or chocolate sauce.

    disneydisneyThe Dole Whip Donut.

  • Rancho del Zocalo launched a frozen beverage that is tailored for summer time days: Blended Horchata! Horchata is a plant-based milk comprised of quite a lot of sources, together with seeds and rice, and historically flavored with cinnamon and nutmeg. This one is blended with ice, making it creamy and refreshing.
  • The Dole Whip Donut has returned! The meringue-topped, pineapple-filled donut made its debut in April and disappeared shortly afterward. The donuts on the donut cart in Disneyland are solely round for a short while. They’ll change them out once more quickly, so get your “pineapple donut” (the official identify) when you can!

Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom:

  • The Lighthouse Sandwich is lighting (and lightening) up the menu at Columbia Harbour Home as soon as once more! The hummus, tomato and broccoli slaw sandwich is served on multigrain bread, and gained a fan following as a simple, refreshing, go-to sandwich and a tasty vegetarian choice. It was eliminated a few yr in the past; followers of the sandwich can now have fun its return.
  • Be Our Visitor Restaurant has been ever-changing because it opened in late 2012. As of July 27, Dinner is a prix fixe, Three-course affair. We tried this new idea out and loved the menu – in addition to the cutest dessert we’ve seen shortly.
  • We discovered a number of flavorful methods to maintain cool this summer time:
    • Prince Eric is now providing Flavored Frozen Cokes and Lemonades at Prince Eric’s Village Market in Fantasyland. Select whichever taste matches your temper from Inexperienced Apple, Vanilla, Cherry, Watermelon, Toasted Marshmallow, and Pink Ardour Fruit.
    • Golden Oak Outpost is residence to Magic Kingdom’s latest shakes. The Dulce de Leche Milk Shake is made from Dulce de Leche ice cream topped with whipped cream and caramel sauce, and garnished with candied bacon. The Rocky Street Milk Shake takes Rocky Street ice cream, tops it with whipped cream and is garnished with a toasted marshmallow.


  • For those who’re wanting for a singular chew to eat, check out Casey’s Nook for the August Scorching Diggity Canine of the Month. This dangerous boy takes the all-beef scorching canine and tops it with queso, cheddar, and seasoned cheese puffs!
  • If a standard tacky deal with is extra your velocity, head over to Friar’s Nook for their Pub Tots and Brats and Tots. Pub Tots embrace a beneficiant slathering of cheese sauce and a pile of bacon bits. The Brat and Tots is precisely what a seems like – a brat (on a tasty pretzel bun with sauerkraut) and tater tots. You can also make this feature vegan-friendly with a plant-based protein brat.

Disney’s Animal Kingdom:

  • The Vegetable Curry Pods are not on the Satu’li Canteen menu in Pandora – The World of Avatar in Disney’s Animal Kingdom. You’ll nonetheless discover the Cheeseburger Pods on the menu. Vegetarian visitors will probably be counting on the Chili-Spiced Crispy Fried Tofu Bowl as their main choice at this location going ahead.
  • Along with their common dinner menu, Pizzafari is now providing family-style eating. We checked out this reasonably priced, three-course menu and the way it labored alongside the counter-service choice and have been pleasantly stunned with a tasty, gratifying meal and wonderful service.

Walt Disney World’s Disney Springs

  • Should you’ve received a candy tooth or craving for dessert after a meal, Disney Springs is the place to be with some new candy wonders!
  • Terralina Crafted Italian, Disney Springs’ latest restaurant that opened earlier this summer time, is now providing a Late-Night time Completely satisfied Hour. It is joined by Paddlefish bringing their Joyful Hour menus again as nicely.

Walt Disney World’s Boardwalk:

  • The Boardwalk is hopping with modifications!
    • Ample Hills Creamery is keepin’ it recent with three new, intriguing flavors! Purple Velvet Ooey Gooey Butter Cake, Chocolate Fudge Brownie, and a Shirley Temple sorbet that is vegan-friendly have been added to their spectacular, crave-able menu.
    • The subsequent time you’re strolling down the Boardwalk and get a craving for a Dole Whip, cease at Boardwalk Joe’s Marvelous Margaritas for a Dole Whip Pineapple Smoothie. 
    • The Boardwalk Pizza Window overhauled their menu to now embrace new pizza choices, sandwiches, salads, and desserts.
    • disneydisneyThe “Oh, That’s So Cheesy.”

      The Boardwalk Bakery launched 4 all-new breakfast sandwiches. With names together with Ooey Gooey, Oh That’s So Tacky, Butter Butter, and Every thing All the things Sandwiches, we needed to attempt these out and offer you a full assessment.

This is only a small portion of all that we coated within the final month on Disney Meals Weblog. We additionally coated new unicorn cupcakes, the August Burger of the Month at The Edison, a critical snack at Hurricane Lagoon, new cocktails at Home of Blues, and extra!

Hop on over to Disney Meals Weblog to maintain up with the newest Disney eating and meals information, in addition to evaluations!

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