Tag Archives: Dessert

Recipe: Grapefruit Cake

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The Hollywood Brown Derby‘s grapefruit cake is famous in its own right. Robert Cobb, for which the Cobb salad is named after, and Herbert Somhorn opened the original restaurant in Golden Age of Hollywood and to this day is synonymous with the glitz and glamour of the 1920s. This light, yet delicious cake is a Continue Reading

New caramel apple coming to Disneyland

caramel apple

If you are like us, you are always looking for the newest caramel apple at the Disney Parks. Well, coming this January to Disneyland will be a new apple! The apple is covered in caramel, rolled in crushed chocolate sandwich cookies and drizzled with peanut butter. It will be available starting January 1, 2014 at Continue Reading

A look at the new California Grill desserts

The Sundae Sampler

Pastry Chef Jeff Barnes recently gave Pam Brandon, Disney Parks Blog writer, a look at the new California Grill desserts. The dessert menu with feature a Sundae Sampler – a trio with a Coke float, strawberry sundae and caramel corn sundae, chocolate pudding cake and banana fritters made with a 70 percent dark chocolate from Belgium and a Continue Reading

Sand Pail ice cream bucket

Sand Pail ice cream

On our recent visit to Blizzard Beach water park we saw this cute, frozen treat – Sand Pail ice cream bucket. The Sand Pail ice cream bucket is chocolate and vanilla soft-service ice cream topped with waffle cone chips, hot fudge, caramel sauce, strawberry sauce, cookie pieces, whipped cream, sprinkles and a cherry. It’s is Continue Reading

Fourth of July sweet treats

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Magic Kingdom, Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios will have Fourth of July sweet treats this coming week. As part of the Limited Time Magic promotion you’ll find various items from July 1 – 7. So, what should you expect to find and where? Here is the list: Magic Kingdom Red, White and Blue Strawberry Shortcake Continue Reading

Review: Flo’s V8 Cafe

Ambiance Happy Days are here again!  When I first entered Flo’s V8 Café last year, memories of my childhood sprang forth.  I grew up with the television show Happy Days and this restaurant provided instant nostalgia.  It’s easy to imagine sitting inside with Richie, Potsie, Ralph Malph and the Fonz in a booth nearby.  Although Continue Reading

Review: Mickey ear hat brownies

Mouse ear brownie

On a recent visit to Disney World, we made our typical stop in The Writer’s Stop and decided to try one of the Mickey ear hat brownies. These little Mickey ear hat brownies are $3.95 and come in various varieties – English toffee (which is what we had), chocolate (white drizzle), raspberry (red drizzle) and Continue Reading

May the 4th be with you!

Darth Vader cupcake

Star Wars Weekends is just around the corner – two more weeks to be exact. In celebration of the Star Wars holiday – May the 4th be with you, we are highlighting some of the treats that Disney has to offer during Star Wars Weekends. The R2-D2 buckets can have popcorn (9.25), caramel corn (10.50), Continue Reading

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