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Disney World Has A Secret Cinnamon Roll Burger You Need To Track Down

Disney is known for hiding different edible treasures in its parks and resorts, like some corn dog nachos discovered at Disneyland earlier this year. One item to keep an eye out for at Disney World is their secret Cinnamon Roll Burger, which is a sweet and savory combo that may very well trump the donut burger.

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As Disney Food Blog reports, getting to this burger requires a trip to the park’s All-Star Movies resort. Head to the World Premiere Food Court, and ask a cast member at the ROXY counter about the secret menu items.

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By doing so, you’ll receive an old-school Viewmaster that contains a list of the hidden items. These include a poutine, a bacon mac and cheese dog, and the cinnamon roll burger. That brunch-themed burger mashup also contains white American cheese and candied bacon, and is served alongside fries and coleslaw.

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Disney Food Blog writer AJ seemed to enjoy the burger, saying that the “light and airy” cinnamon roll works well with the denser fillings inside of the sandwich.

The cinnamon roll burger does come at a hefty price of $14.99 for the entire meal. If you’re willing to pay up, though, you’ll be able to walk away from Disney World saying you’ve devoured one of the more gluttonous secret menu items out there.

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10 Foods You Should Be Eating At Knott’s Berry Farm This Holiday Season

There was a time when food was a theme park afterthought, but Knott’s Berry Farm was founded on its food, and continues to build its menu, especially during the holidays.

From the backend of November to January 7, the Southern California park transforms itself into Knott’s Merry Farm, breaking out an array of holiday specific foods, putting you in the holiday spirit as the temperatures begin to drop, and your tummy begins to grumble.

From Chocolate-Dipped Peppermint Cheesecakes, to Christmas Pizzas, the wintertime food at Knott’s is nothing to scoff at, as Chef Bobby Obezo and the Knott’s food team make sure that serious thought is put into holiday items, for the sake of our enjoyment, really.

We got ourselves in the Christmas spirit and tried all their special holiday goodness. Check it out below:

1. Chocolate-Dipped Cheesecake On A Stick – Santa’s Cabin

We’ll start off with one of our favorites, the chocolate-dipped cheesecake on a stick. It’s exactly what it sounds like, as they put a slice of cheesecake on a stick, dip it into a chocolate fountain, top it with bits of crushed candy cane, and let the chocolate cool for an amazing combination of sweet flavors partying in your mouth.

2. Boysenberry and Nutella-Stuffed Crepe – Santa’s Cabin

Knott’s combined their famous Boysenberry with Nutella and stuffed it inside a warm crepe. What else do you need to know to convince you to run over and grab a bite? It’s topped with a drizzle of chocolate and raspberry sauce, and has a little powdered sugar on top, making this another go-to dessert.

3. Christmas Tamales – Santa’s Cabin

The holidays are when tamales shine in Mexican-American traditions, and while everyone has their own way of making them, Knott’s went with festive red and green tamales. The salsa roja tamale is filled with tender beef, while the salsa verde tamale is filled with chicken. They really did right by the masa, as it’s not too thick, nor chewy. It’s just right.

4. Holiday Churro – The Churro Factory

Knott’s is known for its hand-pressed churros, as you can literally watch them being made right front of you. For the holidays, they’re putting a twist – or rather, a curve – on their classic churros, shaping them like candy canes.

Filled with candy cane Bavarian cream, glazed with white chocolate ganache, and sprinkled with, well, sprinkles, this churros will definitely make you feel jolly.

5. Santa Hat Snoopy Cookie – Santa’s Cabin

The Snoopy sugar cookie is a favorite year-round, and with it being Christmas time, the little homie’s rocking a Santa hat.

6. Hot Chocolate – The Churro Factory

You can already feel the winter breeze, and nothing says “Christmas” quite like hot chocolate. Get one of these with a churro and you’re set.

7. Holiday Kettle Corn – Santa’s Cabin

This colorful kettle candy corn consists of three flavors that just feel and taste like the holidays. They’ve got cinnamon (red), caramel (gold), and peppermint (green). It’s something quick, portable and easy to snack on while you wait in line for Ghostrider.

8. Christmas Pizza – Hollywood Hits

This pizza will really stimulate your senses, as you’ve probably never had anything close to it. Instead of tomato sauce, the Christmas pizza has a bottom layer of cranberry and yam puree.

It’s then topped with turkey, ham, sweet potatoes, sliced Brussels sprouts, gravy and a bit of cranberry sauce. If you’re feeling adventurous, this pizza will not disappoint.

9. Holiday Smoked Turkey Sandwich – Boardwalk BBQ

Just because Thanksgiving is over doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a good “leftovers”-style sandwich. This holiday sandwich has a healthy serving of smoked turkey, some amazing stuffing that they wouldn’t give me the secret recipe to, and some cranberry sauce to give you a sweet and savory flavor at the same time.

10. Knott’s Famous Beef Stew In A Sourdough Bread Bowl – Ghost Town Bakery and Ghost Town Grill

With it being a little cooler outside, we’re throwing in Knott’s Famous Beef Stew in a sourdough bread bowl, even though it’s available year-round. It’s hard to beat a slow-cooked beef stew, but add a bread bowl to the mix and you’ve got some serious magic happening in your mouth.

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Star Wars Fans Rejoice, Disneyland Is Now Selling A MASSIVE AT-AT Popcorn Bucket

While Star Wars fans may argue whether the original movies or the brand new ones are better, they can all get behind Disneyland’s newest tribute to the sci-fi saga: An AT-AT popcorn bucket, modeled after the iconic walking tanks used by the Galactic Empire.

AT-ATs were featured in the classic Star Wars movie The Empire Strikes Back as well as the newer film Rogue One. In celebration of the newest addition to the cinematic universe, The Last Jedi, Disneyland has started selling the AT-AT popcorn bucket at their popcorn cart in Tomorrowland. The tank can also be put in different positions, as the legs will actually bend, the guns on the head will rotate, and the head itself will actually have some capability of movement, according to Reddit users that have already obtained the AT-AT popcorn bucket.

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To be honest, though, these bulky tanks aren’t the best way to transport popcorn. You get a neck strap to carry the AT-AT around, and the middle hatch opens up to place your popcorn container in. While it may be very clumsy to lug around like a heavy necklace, it would definitely look good at home as a movie-time centerpiece.

The collectible item can be purchased for $25 each, but only one can be purchased at a time. There’s no current timetable as to for how long these will be available for, but snagging one of these early to bring to The Last Jedi on December 15th may not be such a bad idea.

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Freakshakes Will Be Available At Disneyland Starting Next Year

Disneyland is no stranger to over-the-top sweets and extravagant sugary creations. However, a new Disneyland Black Tap partnership is pushing their desserts into the realm of sheer insanity, and you won’t even have to enter the park to sample them.

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For those unfamiliar with Black Tap, the NYC bar concept is known for their gargantuan milkshake concoctions, topped with everything from cookies to mounds of cotton candy to even whole slices of cake. They’ve gone viral in recent years for the absurdity of their trademark treats, and have since begun to spread across the country, with their most recent location popping up in Las Vegas.

“Collaborating with Disney is the perfect relationship for Black Tap,” says owner Chris Barish. “Both brands are known for creating memories that last a lifetime, and we’re thrilled to soon be a part of new memories made at Disneyland.”

Those who venture to the legendary theme park won’t have to pay the hefty admission to sample Black Tap’s freakshakes, however. Starting in winter 2018, they’ll be part of the dining options you can find in the adjacent Downtown Disney area. Admission to there is free, but parking costs have gone up as of late, so be wary of that as you track down the Disneyland Black Tap location.

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Disneyland’s ‘Festival Of Holidays’ Has An Amazing Food Lineup We Can’t Wait To Try

Each year, Disneyland puts on a Festival of Holidays in its sister park, Disney’s California Adventure. The theme parks are known to go all out for the holiday season, and the food, especially this year, is no exception.

In the few days that have transpired since the Festival of Holidays began, dozens of food porn-worthy photos have popped up across social media, showcasing the delectable dishes found across the thirteen different foodie booths inside of California Adventure. Judging on those and the details dropped by the Disney Food Blog, Santa Claus may get full before he even makes it to the cookies.

A Disney Christmas almost requires visually stunning desserts these days. California Adventure delivers on those treats, especially when it comes to Yule Logs. This sycamore log sweet, found at the “Twist on Tradition” booth, features candied chestnuts and a clementine compote to evoke some of Jack Frost’s favorite flavors. At $5 per slice, your wallet will still have room for some souvenirs after copping this holiday sugar rush.

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For this round of festivities, it’s clear that Disney’s got the low-down on the foods people are currently craving. Several beloved bites from the 2017 year, including Nashville Hot Turkey and Adobo Pork Belly, have found their way into multiple booths at the Festival of Holidays.

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Queso, in the form of a chorizo queso fundido snack, is also making a Christmastime cameo at California Adventure. Track it down for a cool six bucks at the Chips, Breads, and Holiday Spreads booth.

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California Adventure is known for serving up a plethora of flights, spirits, and other alcoholic beverages. Several holiday-themed cocktails and beer selections dominate the Festival of Holidays, including this Pomegranate Mule.

Other holiday twists can be found at eats throughout the park, and there’s a myriad of items, like the above Eggnog Macaron, that you’ll have to witness and savor for yourself. Check out Disney Food Blog’s post for the full listing, and try to taste as many as you can before the Festival of Holidays ends on January 7th.

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Woman Attempts To Spend Just Five Dollars During An Entire Day At Disneyland

Between all of the souvenirs, drinks, crazy eats, and perks you can find within Disneyland, it’s easy to spend a lot of dough in a short amount of time. Tack on the roughly $165 price tag, and your magical adventure will be great at making your money disappear. Is it possible to get through a day of Disney adventure without spending a ton of money? One food blogger attempted to find out in a five dollar Disneyland challenge that’s only for the brave of heart.

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Munchies writer Julia Prescott took it upon herself to tackle this challenge, and it did not sound easy. Throughout the day, she struggled to obtain free samples by pretending it was her birthday. It worked for quite a few spots, including Jamba Juice and Earl of Sandwich. Some clever hacks were also employed, like using an “extra plate” to score on some free toppings to serve as a meal at one establishment.

For those of you considering taking on this quest yourselves, here are some of the key tips suggested by Munchies:

Go on, or pretend, that it’s your birthday. It definitely sucks if you get caught lying on the birthday end, but you get a whole bunch of free items and discount opportunities when you tell Disney it’s your special day. Free sandwiches at Earl of Sandwich are an example, but require e-mail registration and a bar code. Not everybody has these, however, so use this approach with caution.

Condiments and samples are your best friend. This is what really got Prescott through the day, and though it may not sound that appetizing at first, it helped her survive, for the most part. It’ll probably be a go-to for you as well.

Use the “Extra plate” trick if you have to. By asking for an extra plate, it makes it seem like you already ordered. It also gives you access to the side items and accoutrements at establishments that have them, like the roasted peppers and trail mix at Smokejumper Grill. Again, this one is risky, but pays off if you manage to get away with it.

Ask for free water. Going to cafes and just asking for the water may generate a little bit of sympathy for you, if you play it cool. Prescott was able to score a free cookie when she did this at Pacific Wharf Cafe, and although it’s probably rare for it to happen, it’s good to see the people of Disney exhibiting some goodwill to a frugal, starving soul.

At the end of the day, Prescott managed to make it through the whole ordeal without spending any of her coveted five bucks. She celebrated by spending it on (what else?) a serving of Dole Whip. Through this experimental trial, she proved that it is possible to get through a day at Disneyland on virtually no currency.

If you’re going to attempt to be thrifty at The Happiest Place On Earth, some of the Munchies tips will definitely work out for you. However, with all of the food there that you want to try while in the park, it’s okay to go all out and splurge, too.

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Disneyland Has A Halloween Flamin’ Hot Mac & Cheese Cone Made For Instagram

Disneyland is famous for serving up some hype and over-the-top theme park food creations. Their newest one, a flamin’ hot mac & cheese cone, is a spicy spin on mac & cheese that evokes the Halloween spirit.

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Dubbed the Slow Burnin’ Mac & Cheese Cone, the new item is found in Disneyland’s California Adventure, over at the Cozy Cone Motel inside of Cars Land. It is made up of a charcoal-colored bread cone is filled with a spicy mac n cheese, made with a warm red pepper cheese sauce. The entire thing is topped with “crushed chile-cheese puffs,” which are basically Disney’s version of Flamin’ Hot Cheetos. The cone retails for $8.99.

Jet black foods and Flamin’ Hot Cheetos are currently both hot on social media, and Disney managed to incorporate both into one food to make it look good for the ‘gram. Based on some of the pictures we’ve seen, the stark contrast between the black cone and orange mac n cheese is already looking pretty sharp, and is a cool addition to any Insta-foodie’s feed.

The fiery mac n cheese cone will only be available until October 31st, giving park visitors a short time frame to try it and the other Halloween-themed eats out.