Taste Track Now Open at Epcot

Have you heard about Taste Track? I will admit that when I first saw the name I thought it said Test Track. Taste Track is a new quick service spot at Epcot.  They are serving the classic grilled cheese sandwich but with a twist.  Think of it as grown up grilled cheese.How does Gruyere and Applewood smoked bacon sound? Or,  Fontina and tomato basil? Maybe, Canadian cheddar and apples grilled cheese sandwich on cinnamon raisin bread. Every sandwich comes with either tomato bisque soup or a … [Read more...]

Starbucks Creature Comforts Shop now open in the Animal Kingdom

Great news Starbucks is now at Creature Comforts in Disney's Animal Kingdom. Serving up all your favorites including Espresso, Tea, Sandwiches and Pastries.Here are some photos of the new location. … [Read more...]

Vivoli Gelateria is now open Downtown Disney/Disney Springs

If you have ever been Florence, Italy, you may have heard of Vivoli Gelateria. It was the only food place mentioned in National Geographic’s City Guide to Florence. I think that means it must be pretty good! This is a family run shop and this will be their second location and the first not in Italy. It is now open at The Landing, the newest neighborhood addition to the new Disney Springs.It was founded in 1932 by Raphael and his two brothers, Vivoli Gelateria actually started out as a dairy. … [Read more...]

Yummy Treats on the Way to Zuri’s Sweets Shop at Animal Kingdom

My first thought when I saw this was "how cute", almost too cute to eat. These adorable treats, and more, will be at a new shopping location in Animal Kingdom called Zuri’s Sweets Shop. You can find it at Harambe Market starting in just a few days on June 17.Patrice Guy,  a merchandiser at Disney Theme Park Merchandise shared what to expect:“We have created approximately 80 new items that range from decorative candy apples to uniquely flavored chocolate bars to delicious popcorn,” … [Read more...]

Top 10: Food & Wine Festival Insider Tips

I can't stop talking about Epcot's International Food & Wine Festival! It is seriously the best time of year to go! This year, my family and I are going in late September to enjoy the Festival,  Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, and to top it off we got Free Dining!! (You can do this too,  ask me how Summer@worldofmagictravel.com)For most Walt Disney World guests, the Epcot Food & Wine Festival is the booths. They are the little kiosks added throughout World Showcase with snack … [Read more...]

Disney Finds – Olaf Sipper Souvenir Cup

Everyone knows how much of a fan of summer Olaf is, what better way to celebrate hot sunny days than with this cute Olaf Sipper Souvenir Cup from our fans at Mouse to your house. This sipper cup is perfect for little ones to take to the pool or to drink their favorite tasty beverage around the house. At $19 this Disney Parks exclusive item is a steal.To order yours just click the link above. … [Read more...]

Buying Groceries at Walt Disney World

If you're visiting Walt Disney World, and want to save money on food, or your children or family members like having familiar foods, or someone in your party has special dietary needs, what are your options? Well, Walt Disney World resorts and parks have a wide variety of foods available in their restaurants, food courts, and counter service areas, and there's more focus on healthy options, and alternatives to high allergy ingredients than ever before.  But, if you have a youngster...or even a … [Read more...]

Breaking News: Starbucks at Animal Kingdom Now has an Opening Date

Finally! We have an opening date for the Starbucks at Animal Kingdom! The opening date is, drum roll please, June 18th. So very soon! The new Starbucks will be where the old Creature Comforts used to be, on Discovery Island. They will have all the usual food and drinks just like the Starbucks at the other parks.This new location makes 6 total Starbucks at Disney World.Magic Kingdom Epcot Hollywood Studios Animal Kingdom Downtown Disney x 2I love Starbucks so this make me … [Read more...]

New Details Announced for 2015 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

A global culinary journey celebrating 20 delicious years of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival will excite your taste buds from Sept. 25-Nov. 16, at Epcot in the Disney World Resort. The 2015 festival will have celebrity chefs and debut new marketplace tastes from around the world and celebrate guests’ favorite dining traditions.Disney chefs and festival programmers are whipping up a feast of surprises to celebrate the 20th annual event in style. New wine tastings, rockin’ … [Read more...]

Disney Dining Plan cutting back on snack locations

Aloha! More juicy Disney Gossip is floating around. I posted earlier this week about some big changes to the Disney Dining Plan on the horizon. Well, there may be even bigger changes coming and I doubt they will be popular.It seems as though Disney will be cutting back a huge amount on snacks and locations. Quite a few snack only spots might not accept the Dining Plan at all anymore.  A few people have told me that the changes are already showing up on the website (see below). Sometimes the … [Read more...]