Dieting at Disney World? Who Does That?

Amazing food, mickey bars, drinks.  Who thinks to diet when they're on vacation anywhere, especially not at Walt Disney World?  Well, according to everyone that answered when we asked on facebook, I'm one of a small minority that thinks about it while I'm on vacation!  Some readers said they like to lose 5 lbs ahead of time, to balance out all of the Mickey Bars, while others stated that they generally walk enough to not think twice about it.For me, however, I still think about it.  Even … [Read more...]


A Lost Art: Making Candy Canes at Disneyland

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You can watch the lost art of candy cane making at Disneyland park. They also make other fresh holiday treats like peppermint bark and snow man caramel apples!If you would like to send me one for Christmas I will gladly email you my address :)Related articlesIt's Disney Candy Cane Time! (chipandco.com) Merry Mousemas! (chipandco.com) … [Read more...]


It’s Disney Candy Cane Time!

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It's that time of year again. Time to get your Disneyland Candy Canes!Here are the dates and details you will need if you would like to sample this Holiday Treat!The first batch of fresh candy canes will be made at the Candy Palace on Main Street, U.S.A. on November 26, the day after Thanksgiving.Friday, November 26 Tuesday, November 30 Thursday, December 9 Saturday, December 11 Monday, December 13 Friday, December 17 Tuesday, December 21The candy canes will be … [Read more...]


2010 Grand Floridian Gingerbread House Construction

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Here is this years view of the Grand Floridian Gingerbread House as it is getting ready for guests. The Chef sifts flour onto the nearly finished Gingerbread House. Special thanks to Jeff Lange for posting these videos!In case you missed last year's Gingerbread House video check it out below.Related articlesSix Tips for Making a Gingerbread House from TheChocolateBelles.com (prweb.com) Grand Floridian Restaurants: Something for Everyone (chipandco.com) … [Read more...]


Cupcake Store opens in Downtown Disney

This article comes to us from Sarah Tully at the OC Register.The Cupcake Store is back selling treats in Downtown Disney. But it has yet to settle into a permanent spot.The Mission Viejo-based business opened in a white kiosk near ESPN Zone on Oct. 16. But the store plans to move later this year into custom-built kiosk near Kitson Kids, said Betsy Sanchez, a Disneyland Resort spokeswoman.The store temporarily sold cupcakes from the same location during the holiday season last … [Read more...]


Video: Karamelle-Küche, New Shop in the Germany Pavilion at Epcot

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Karamelle-Küche -- German for “caramel kitchen,” the new shop in the Germany pavilion at Epcot is themed like an Old World German caramel shop. A show kitchen features cast members making fresh caramel popcorn, caramel apples, and chocolate-covered strawberries and marshmallows drizzled with caramel. Werther’s Original candy is on the shelves, and the shop also includes gourmet caramels, cookies, brownies, fudge and cupcakes. It’s the only free-standing retail location in the world for … [Read more...]


Top 5 DisneyWorld Snacks that are more like a Meal

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So your walking around Disney World enjoying the sights, the sounds, the Experience and it hits you. I am hungry! I'm not talking about the eat a snickers bar hungry. I am talking you want something with a little substance kinda hungry.It is atleast 3-4 hours before your next meal and you have a laundry list of rides you want to get in before then.So hot shot what do you do...what do you do?1. Turkey Leg - This thing is huge and very filling. Nothing like chewing on some fresh, … [Read more...]


Disneyland Treats: Taffy

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My boyfriend and I have a habit of getting a little bit of a sweet tooth when we visit Disneyland. We love perusing through the candy shop on Main Street, peering into the glass cases to gaze at the sugary confections.Sometimes we decide that it's time we cave in to the craving and purchase something for us to snack on. Our first choice is always the taffy.With an assortment of flavors (banana is our favorite),  the taffy is not only delicious, but affordable. A small single scoop bag … [Read more...]


Good Eats: Pretzels from Sommerfest in the Germany Pavilion

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Pretzels are one of those items that you can get at any park but the ones over at Germany's Sommerfest and the carts are different. These pretzels aren't the kind that you find in your freezer section of your local grocery store. These pretzels are really good. They are big, soft, fresh and have a nice butter coating with pretzel salt. It is one of my favorite snacks and I rarely ever miss grabbing one with a good German beer. This pretzel you can eat by itself or dip it in a nice spicy … [Read more...]


Disney Food Confession – Spanakopita

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What is it? The version of this savory pie has a flaky phyllo crust and a filling of spinach, feta, leeks and dill.Where you can get it?Kouzzina by Cat Cora at Disney’s BoardWalk, Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.Photo Credit: by DisneyIf you have a Disney Food Confession email chip@chipandco.com or let us know on the Disney Food Confessions Facebook page.. He is accepting Food ideas or Photos if you have them! … [Read more...]