Disney is going to be selling leaded Dole Whips to guests. A cult Disney treat… adult beverage style! I can hardly wait! But these high octane frozen treats won’t be ‘doled’ out at Aloha Isle. They will be sold for a limited time in Epcot! March 6th – May 19th to be exact. The offering is part of a brand new feature of the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival. World Showplace Menu Offerings! Rejoice!
More Details on the Menu Offerings for the 2013 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival
Disney has released some new details on the food and libation offerings that will debut around World Showcase at this year’s International Flower and Garden Festival!
Garden Marketplace culinary creations ranging from smokehouse barbecue and shrimp with grits and Zellwood corn to a sweet “frushi” made with fresh fruits and coconut rice. Chefs are perfecting menus for marketplaces that will include Florida Fresh at World Showcase Promenade, Smokehouse Barbecue and Brew at American Adventure courtyard, Primavera Kitchen at Italy showcase, Hanami at Japan showcase and eight others!
Here’s a sneak peek at a few of the offerings!
Angel Food Cake with macerated Florida Berries
Watermelon Salad Surprise
Watermelon Salad with pickled Red Onions, Baby Arugula, Feta Cheese and Balsamic Reduction
Fresh Tomatoes from Farm to Table
Fresh Waterkist Farms Heirloom Tomatoes are paired with house-made Mozzarella, Minus 8 Vinegar and fresh Basil to create a mouth-watering dish at The Cottage: Savories, Trifles and Tea garden marketplace by the United Kingdom Pavilion.
Florida Shrimp with Tomato Wine
Shrimp and Stone Ground Grits with Andouille Sausage, fresh Zellwood Corn, Tomatoes and Cilantro. Hot Sun Tomato Wine by Florida Orange Groves Winery adds a perfect kick to pair with the dish.
Also around the World Showcase promenade…Garden Marketplace libations with a kick like Hot Sun Tomato Wine from Florida Orange Groves Winery and Dole Whip with Spiced Rum, as well as non-alcoholic drinks like Frozen Desert Violet Lemonade and Wild Berry Slush. Beverage specialists will feature brews and beverages at food marketplaces and at Fruits by the Glass and Pineapple Promenade.
Disney Cocktails Wine and Beer
(l-r) Watermelon Passion Fruit Cocktail, Orange Blossom Pilsner (both Florida Fresh marketplace) and Blueberry Blue wine (Fruits by the Glass marketplace).
Watermelon Passion Fruit Cocktail served with Cane Vodka from Florida Distillery LLC featured at the Florida Fresh garden marketplace.
(l-r) Chilled Rose Blush Lemonade (The Cottage marketplace near UK pavilion), Frozen Desert Violet Lemonade (Pineapple Promenade marketplace) and Strawberry Slush (Florida Fresh marketplace).
I want to try them ALL!!!! See you out on the promenade!