Disney Food Post Round-Up: January 8, 2017

Happy weekend and happy end of the first week of 2017! We hope your New Year is off to an amazing (and delicious) start!

Firecracker Shrimp

Firecracker Shrimp

This year is going to be full of fun and good eats, including the culinary works of art coming to the first-ever Epcot International Festival of the Arts! We have the full menus for the Food Studios too!

And don’t forget, the 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival starts in August this year!

We have a lot to share with you this week, so let’s jump right in…

Disney Food News

Check out all the latest Disney Food News — even the stuff we don’t mention in posts on the blog! — on our Disney Food News Pin Board, including menu updates, restaurant closures, special events, and more!

We’ve got all the latest for you, so check it out before you go.

DFB Reader Finds

If you find a fun new food — or other edible awesomeness — in or around Disney, share a photo with us on facebook or twitter so we can add it to our DFB Reader Finds each Sunday!

DFB reader Chris Banaszek recently shared a photo of the Warm Cinnamon Bread Pudding and Dole Whip from Wind & Waves at Disney’s Vero Beach. Oh my goodness that looks amazing!


We’re drooling over here.

You know we love La Cava in Epcot’s Mexico Pavilion. Well, DFB fan Teresa Kmetz took our advice and ordered the chips, queso, and guacamole on a recent visit. Teresa says she loved our tip to order the trio!


Must. Have. Queso!

Do you have a favorite Disney Food find? Share your photos with us!

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On to the Round-Up!

Mickey Fix found this super cool Star Wars Lightsaber Immersion Blender.

WDW for Grownups wrapped up last year with a list of the Top 5 Bars and Lounges.

Disney Parks Blog shared how to make your own Disney-inspired coffee mugs!

Babble shared a few Disney Princess-inspired recipes.

Disney Family shared a perfect winter recipe for (pink) Minnie Mouse Hot Cocoa.

Have a great week! We’ll see you back here tomorrow with another great Disney food review!


  1. Sharon Wilson says

    Trying to call your wind and Waves to book a breakfast, cannot get an operator.
    This is rediculous if your reservations are down this is why.

    Need to know is your booking for the Disney charchter breakfast, i have 6 guests
    i would like to bring them to on June 11th..

    Sharon Wilson 772-569-9422

  2. says

    Sharon — I’m truly sorry that you’re having a frustrating time of it, but we are a fan site, and not Disney. Please continue to try Disney’s Vero Beach Resort directly at (772) 234-2000. Best of luck!

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