Frangipane - Snack of the Week

Frangipane - Snack of the Week

Between Crepes de Chefs de France, L'Artisan de Glaces, and Les Halles Boulangerie Patisserie, there is no shortage of amazing snacks to be had in the France Pavilion in Epcot's World Showcase. Whether you're craving savory or sweet, you're sure to find something for tempting the palate, prepared in the classic technique. Today, I'm featuring something on the sweeter side: frangipane from Les Halles Boulangerie Patisserie!

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Victoria Sponge Cake - Snack of the Week!

Victoria Sponge Cake - Snack of the Week!

For this week's snack, we have landed in the United Kingdom Pavilion. I know, I know, I do very much need to expand outside of Epcot for this series, but I recently had a day of just wandering around World Showcase snacking, so I found a bunch of treats to feature here! You may be wondering what I found to snack on at the United Kingdom - was it fish and chips? A pint of Guinness? To you I say.... guys, there's a picture, come on... No, today we're looking at the Victoria Sponge Cake at the Yorkshire County Fish Shop!

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Getting in the Holiday Spirit(s)! Holidays Around the World at Epcot - Trip Report!

Getting in the Holiday Spirit(s)! Holidays Around the World at Epcot - Trip Report!

Each year, Epcot plays host to a special celebration of all of the holidays around the world that occur during the winter months. Of course, there's a heavy emphasis put on Christmas, as many of the countries featured around the World Showcase are European, but there are different Christmas traditions from each nation, as well. Tons to learn and see and, of course, taste - so let's waste no time getting started!

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Snacking & Drinking at the Osborne Lights!

Snacking & Drinking at the Osborne Lights!

Each year, I am dazzled by the bright lights of the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights. It's been a family tradition in my household for years, and I am rather sad to see them go. I'm going to do a more detailed write up of that a little later on this week, but for now, I'm going to talk about something else that dazzled me during my trip to the Osborne Lights at Disney's Hollywood Studios: special snacks and drinks!

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