Florida Fresh at Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

Florida Fresh at Epcot Flower and Garden Festival is located to the on the Mexico side of the World Showcase. The featured ingredient here is sweet corn. The corn has a high sugar content making it an excellent choice for making grits.

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Florida Fresh at Epcot Flower and Garden Festival 2013

Menu

  • Watermelon Salad with pickled Red Onions, BW Farms Baby Arugula,Feta Cheese and Balsamic Reduction – TRYit!
  • Shrimp and Stone Ground Grits with Andouille Sausage, Zellwood Corn, Tomatoes and Cilantro
  • Angel Food Cake with macerated Florida Berries – TRYit!
  • Florida Orange Groves, Hot Sun, Tomato Wine
  • Florida Orange Groves, 40 Karat, Carrot Wine
  • Florida Beer, Orange Blossom Pilsner
  • Strawberry Slush (non-alcoholic)
Florida Fresh menu

Florida Fresh menu

Watermelon salad with pickled red onions, BW Farms baby arugula, feta cheese and balsamic reduction is part of the TRYit! selections. It’s a fantastic dish with fresh, bright flavors. This dish might be a little much for kids that are picky but as a adults, we loved it.

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Watermelon salad at Florida Fresh

Another favorite of ours is the shrimp with stone ground grits with Andouille sausage, Zellwood corn, tomatoes and cilantro. The shrimp was cooked perfectly, not chewy. The Andouille sausage added a nice kick and the corn a sweetness.

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Shrimp and stone ground grits at Florida Fresh

One of our favorite desserts at the Epcot Flower and Garden Festival has been the angle food cake with macerated Florida strawberry and fresh whipped cream. It’s part of the TRYit! menu and kids will love this because it’s just like strawberry shortcake. The berries were so fresh and super sweet. Some of the best strawberries we’ve had.

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Angle food cake with macerated Florida strawberries at Florida Fresh

Florida Orange Groves Hot Sun wine is very interesting. This smooth, dry white wine is made with tomatoes and has a hint of pepper. We can’t say we liked it, and we can’t say we didn’t. It’s very unique! It’s a wine that you have to be careful of what you eat with it. We liked it with the watermelon salad best.

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Florida Orange Groves Hot Sun and 40 Karat wines at Florida Fresh

Have you tried the items at Florida Fresh? Which one were your favorites? Did you go back for seconds like us?

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