It’s time for another stop of the season on our Holidays Around the World Tour of Epcot!
Les Halles Boulangerie Patisserie
This is such an exciting time of the year to visit Walt Disney World. With the beautiful decorations and incredible gingerbread displays, there’s so much to take in! But be sure to carve out some time in your busy holiday schedule for a day at Epcot during your trip.
We recently enjoyed a few days in the midst of the magic, and today we’ve got a review of a classic holiday treat.
Bûche de Noël from Epcot’s Les Halles Boulangerie Patisserie
It’s hard to resist Les Halles Boulangerie Patisserie in Epcot’s France Pavilion on any given day. But there’s no way I’m passing up this delicious spot when holiday treats are on the menu!
The bakery pays homage to French Christmas tradition with the inclusion of a Bûche de Noël for a limited time. And this year’s version is completely different than last year’s — a great reason to try it in 2014!
If you’re familiar with the traditional dessert, then you know it’s usually a simple roulade, made with sponge cake spread with buttercream and frosted with more buttercream. The whole thing is decorated to look like a bûche de Noël, or Yule log.
But of course, Les Halles had to take it to the next level.
To begin, the Bûche de Noël you’ll find here is an individual portion — and I don’t mean a slab of cake.
Each little log is crafted and garnished in perfect, petite fashion. You won’t have to fight with anyone over who gets the [Read more…]