Disney Food News Round-up: February 11, 2018

Happy weekend! We hope you’re having a wonderful weekend, now it’s time to kick back, relax, and catch up on another week of Disney food news!

Loaded Tots and Fried Twinkie topped with strawberry sauce

Loaded Tots and Fried Twinkie topped with strawberry sauce

The 2018 Epcot Festival of the Arts is happening now through February 19, and we have all the Food Booth menus and food photos! See our Best of the Fest here!!

Speaking of menus — the FULL MENUS for Epcot’s upcoming FLOWER AND GARDEN FESTIVAL are out! And we’ve got them here — plus a TON of photos of returning food items to the booths! Check them out and start  your planning!

And it’s time to get the DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining 2018 e-book! Save 25% now with code wdw2018!

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. [Read more…]

IN. SANE. Bloody Marys at Phins in Walt Disney World’s Dolphin Hotel

Okay, so here’s the thing about Bloody Marys: you either love ‘em, or you hate ‘em. No matter which camp you fall in, though, you still might want to take a gander at the incredible “Proud Marys” they are serving up for Sunday Brunch at Phins, the Dolphin Hotel’s brand new lobby bar because this stuff is surrious.

Phins Proud Marys

Phins Proud Marys

Available on Sundays from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM as part of Phins Sunday Sips, these over-the-top cocktails — also called “Brunch in a Glass” for obvious reasons — are tributes to four of the Swan and Dolphin restaurants.

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Reminder: Shula’s Steakhouse Brew Dinner December 2nd, 2010

For those in Orlando this week, Shula’s Steakhouse at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin is offering a Brew Dinner, featuring their wonderful steaks and some incredible craft beers (read my Shula’s review here!).

Cost is $85 per person, and reservations can be booked now at 407-934-4155. Full menu and details can be found here.

Brew Dinner Details -- Click for Larger Image

More Holiday Foodie Events at the Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort

We’ve already posted about some of the holiday menus and dining events available at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin, but there’s more! They’re going to be having a whole month’s worth of fun foodie events and happenings that are free for anyone — even if you’re not staying at the resorts!

From roasted chestnuts and holiday drinks to do-it-yourself holiday pastry decorating to a holiday bake shop and a massive chocolate Santa sculpture, it’s not to be missed! Here’s a link to the holiday events calendar: [Read more…]

Fresh Introduces New Signature Cocktail Menu

The Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort‘s mixology lab has come up with another new menu of delicious drinks.

New Cocktail Menu at Fresh

This time, Fresh — located in the Dolphin section of the resort — unveils a colorful array of cocktails ranging from the classic Mimosa and Bloody Mary to the more extravagant Istanbul Coffee, Egyptian Honey Bourbon Tea, and Barcelona White Sangria. While the former selections are guest favorites, the latter options offer guests a taste of the restaurant’s signature Mediterranean flavors.

I had the chance to sample the brand new “Fresh” Extraction — a combination of Ketel One Citroen and the fresh juice extracts of Kiwi, Apple, Wheatgrass, [Read more…]