News: Disneyland’s Grand Californian Hotel Gingerbread House

Hey, Disneylanders! If you’re in the mood for some aromatic holiday cheer, make your way to the Grand Californian, where the hotel’s Holiday Gingerbread House is again completed!

Gingerbread Builders are at work!

Gingerbread Builders are at work!

The pastry chefs (and in this case, they can also be considered construction workers and engineers, I’d say!) have been hard at work in the lobby, constructing a beautiful Craftsman-inspired replica of the hotel itself once again for 2017, with perfect shaping and details!

Grand Californian in Gingerbread!

Grand Californian in Gingerbread!

And if you look closely at the white chocolate and peppermint ‘stonework’, you’ll even spot a tasty Hidden Mickey!

Hidden Mickey

Hidden Mickey

The finished display is as grand as the hotel itself!

Completed Grand Californian

Completed Grand Californian

And the details are so cool — colorful and thoughtful and darn impressive! Don’t these ‘Munks look mischievous?

Chip and Dale Details

Chip and Dale Details

Wanna know what ingredients make up this gigantic confection every year? Just check out the details on the accompanying sign (click the image to enlarge).

The details!

The details!

Yep — it includes 600 pounds of gingerbread, ditto for the powdered sugar, and one full pound of GLITTER (or “Pixie Dust”!)

Our DFB Pal Claire reports that guests can also purchase gingerbread men, hotel-made truffles, and a warm alcoholic beverage at a table nearby. So if you’re not staying on-site or even going into a park, you can still linger and enjoy this holiday treat for the eyes and the tastebuds!

Mmmm… can’t you smell it in the air already? Happy Gingerbread Season, everybody!!

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Do you seek out the Gingerbread Displays at the Disney Resorts? Let us know about your favorite! 

 

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