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Casey’s Corner Inspired Corn Dog Nuggets

Casey's Corner Inspired Corn Dog Nuggets

We all know about the beloved Disneyland Corn Dog, but I believe the Corn Dog Nuggets from Casey’s Corner in Magic Kingdom deserve the same hype. I am never going to say no to bite-sized pillows of deliciousness. The added benefit of them being nuggets, you more of the golden fried crust.

There are so many good ways to dunk a nugget, and my go-to’s are cheese sauce or plain old mustard. But regardless, you can’t beat the feeling of sitting on the hub grass, munching on some Casey’s Corn corn dog nuggets, and taking in the view of Cinderella Castle. If you are more of a visual learner you can find the whole recipe over on my Tiktok.

I will say there are a few tips and tricks in order to get the little golden nuggets perfect:

  • Use a good quality hot dog. Honestly, I don’t want to sound overdramatic with this one. But, you need a good quality hot dog for these, a bad quality hot dog will ruin these. Don’t skimp on quality, it will make frying them even harder.
  • Your hot dogs need to be dry. Okay, if you want to make note of anything it should be this. I do coat these nuggets in flour to ensure the batter will stick, but your hot dogs need to be dry – like bone dry, for the batter to stick. And it might seem fine at first, but the moisture will really affect things when you begin to fry.
  • Buttermilk is key, but you can make it at home. This recipe calls for a cup of buttermilk, so if you can get a small container I recommend it. I also understand that not everyone will be willing to buy buttermilk. So no worries, all you need is milk with a splash of white vinegar. For the cup of milk in this recipe add in one tablespoon of vinegar.
Casey's Corner Inspired Corn Dog Nuggets

Casey’s Corner Inspired Corn Dog Nuggets

Nothing beats sitting on the hub grass in Magic Kingdom, while enjoying some Casey's Corner Corn Dog Nuggets.
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Chill Time 20 mins
Total Time 45 mins
Course Main Course
Servings 8 Servings

Ingredients
  

Corn Dog Batter

  • 1 cup Flour plus extra for coating
  • 1 cup Corn Meal
  • 2 Tbsp Sugar
  • 2 tsp Baking Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1 Egg
  • 1 cup Buttermilk see notes
  • 2 Tbsp Butter melted

Corn Dogs

  • 8 Hot Dogs
  • Vegetable Oil for deep frying

Instructions
 

  • Combine flour, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder, and salt, and whisk until fully combined.
  • Add in your wet ingredients, egg, buttermilk, and melted butter. Mix until fully combined and then refrigerate for 20 minutes.
  • Meanwhile prep your hot dogs, cut each hot dog into 3 equal pieces, and toss to coat lightly in additional flour.
  • Heat about 2 inches of oil to 350 degrees in a heavy bottom pan.
  • Dip your hot dogs in your chilled corn dog batter, I like to use a skewer to dip them, but you can use a fork. Fully coat the dog and allow the excess batter to drip off.
  • Fry for 3-5 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Place on a wire rack or a paper towel to cool down.

Notes

If you don’t have buttermilk, you can always substitute regular milk with a splash of white vinegar. 
 
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The Ultimate Hollywood Studios Drinking List

Updated December 2021.

Let’s continue drinking around Disney World Parks, and stop at Hollywood Studios next. There are some real hidden gems in Hollywood Studios and it has some unique cocktails you only can find there. Drinks tend to be more themed at Studios, and also in my opinion, has the best walk-up bar in Disney. This is the Ultimate Hollywood Studios Drinking List.

Galaxy’s Edge

Galaxy’s Edge is the newest land addition to Hollywood Studios, and the drinks do not disappoint. You can journey into Oga’s Cantina for an out of this world experience, but their quick services also deliver quality drinks.

Oga’s Cantina

This is a lounge unlike any other Disney lounge, you get transported to Batuu, and it is an experience that any Star Wars fan must do. Since you are on Batuu, learn the lingo – so if they ask for your credentials, they mean your ID. Yes, the drinks are expensive but they are unique and the experience is unmatched. You need to make a reservation to drink here, there is a walk-up list – but it fills quickly, so don’t count on it.

The most famed drink inside Oga’s Cantina has to be the Fuzzy Tauntaun. Overall, it is a pretty basic drink, it’s a vodka-based peach and orange drink – but that is not why you order it. It’s all about the Buzz Button Tingling Foam. What is that, you might ask? It’s made from buzz button flower, and one of the side effects is the numbing sensation it produces. Yes, this drink will make your mouth numb, and according to the residents of Batuu the foam only causes that reaction in humans. It’s not an “I can’t feel my face” situation, but it’s a unique experience for sure.

Fuzzy Tauntaun – Oga’s Cantina $16.00

 
 
 
 
 
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Yes, there is a second drink from Oga’s on this Ultimate List, I do it with a little hesitation, but I know the Fuzzy Tauntaun might not sound appealing to everyone. Oga’s is great, but my biggest issue is, all of the drinks are premixed and come from a tap. I understand why it was done, to get people in and out – there is also a 45-minute time limit when you are at Oga’s – but for 16 bucks a drink it just feels a little too much like a cash grab. I think it takes away from the overall experience unless you aren’t sitting at the bar, because in that case, you’ll never know.

The drinks at Oga’s Cantina are unique for sure, and I also am adding The Outer Rim to this list. I have tried every drink at Oga’s and this was my last one to check off the list, and boy was I sorry I had waited that long. It’s a tequila-based drink – but it’s so smooth and the exotic fruit puree on the top is delicious.

The Outer Rim – Oga’s Cantina $17.00

Docking Bay 7

If you are looking to grab lunch, Docking Bay 7 is always a good call, the food there is outstanding and so are the drinks. So, if you can’t grab that Oga’s Reservation, you can always mobile order from Docking Bay 7. Starting off with my favorite Non-Oga’s drink, it’s the Takodana Quencher, it’s a flavored rum-based drink that is fruity and tropical without being overly sweet. Plus, you can use Photo Pass to get a fun photo with your beverage right outside Docking Bay, like this one.

Takodana Quencher – Docking Bay 7 $15.00

 
 
 
 
 
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We are staying in Galaxy’s Edge to grab another drink, and this time it’s the Surly Sarlacc, you can get it from both Docking Bay 7 and Ronto Rosters. I am not going to tell you where you should get it – but I will say this drinks pairs nicely with a Ronto Wrap. This one features a Grapefruit and Rose Vodka which gives it a more floral taste, but it’s not overpowering and it is super refreshing. This drink also has a slight kick to it with its “spicy mango flavors.”

Surly Sarlacc – Docking Bay 7 and Ronto Roasters $13.00

Grand Avenue

BaseLine Tap House

Baseline Tap House is my go-to place to grab a drink in Hollywood Studios. It’s an excellent place to people watch, and their food is delicious too! Of course, their menu is all about beer, and if you are looking to order that I suggest asking the Cast Member for a recommendation based on your taste. However, there is another amazing drink at Baseline Tap House, and it is technically not on the menu. Baseline rotates through different sodas on tap, they use Barrilitos Agua Frescas and currently have a Strawberry Hibiscus on tap. I was suggested to order this one with Tito’s and I haven’t looked back since first ordering it. It is refreshing and delicious.

On Tap Soda with Tito’s – BaseLine Tap House

Toy Story Land

Woody’s Lunchbox

As far as quick services in Disney World go – Hollywood Studios has some of the best, and Woody’s Lunchbox delivers. The sandwiches here are excellent, and you can go wrong with totchos – a combination of tater tots and nachos. But today we are talking about the Ultimate Hollywood Studios Drinking List, and the Grown-Up’s Lemonade is one of the best drinks in Hollywood Studios. It’s cherry vodka, with lemonade and it’s so good. In fact, I recreated this one and it’s one of my most popular TikTok’s with more than 1.6 million videos.

Grown-Up’s Lemonade – Woody’s Lunchbox $12.00

Hollywood Boulevard

Yes, there are a few places to grab a cocktail on Hollywood Boulevard. However, none of them have really been a big stand out to me, and when they were – it was a seasonal drink. However, the outdoor bar at the Hollywood Brown Derby is AMAZING.

Hollywood Brown Derby Lounge

Of course – the most well-known thing at its restaurant’s namesake is the Grapefruit Cake, the Hollywood Brown Derby Lounge has a spin on that with the Grapefruit Cake Martini, and this one delivers. It gives you all the same flavors of the cake, just in a liquid alcoholic form. Of course, it features grapefruit vodka, along with vanilla vodka. It’s delicious, refreshing, and a nice dessert-like tasting drink.

Grapefruit Cake Martini- Hollywood Brown Derby Lounge $14.00

Echo Lake

I feel like Echo lake gets overlooked when it comes to drinks, maybe because it is a little spread out, but I also think it is because most of the drinks are hidden.

Oasis Canteen

Okay, Oasis Canteen is my hidden gem of Hollywood Studios, why do I call it my hidden gem? Because it is not even in the My Disney Experience App. I don’t really know how that one was overlooked, but you can find this one right by the entrance to Indy, and across from the Mickey and Minnie Vacation Fun Short. On this menu, you will find quite a few outstanding drinks, with my favorite being the Snake Alley. This one is sweet, and could be the brother of the Tokyo Sunset in Epcot. It is Parrot Bay Coconut Rum, Crème de Banana, Melon Liqueur, Sweet-and-Sour, and Pineapple Juice.

Snake Alley – Oasis Canteen $10.50

Tune In Lounge

Transport yourself back in time to what feels like could be your grandparent’s house. I love the vibes of Tune in Lounge, and it is located right off 50’s Prime Time. All the drinks are outstanding, and the bartenders are amazing, but I suggest trying the Grandma’s Picnic Punch, this one is sweet and packs a punch, it is Vodka, Peach Schnapps, Crème de Cassis, Light Lemonade, and Pineapple Juice.

While you are in Tune In, or really any full-service bar in Hollywood Studios, you have to try the Shimmer Over the Moon. This cocktail was created especially for the 50th Anniversary of Disney World and is easily one of my favorites. It features Apple Pie Moonshine, and I would describe it as if an apple pie and a pineapple upside-down cake became a drink.

Shimmer Over the Moon – Various Hollywood Studios Bars $14.00

Well, we have made it through the drinks in Hollywood Studios. What are your favorite drinks in the park, and be sure to come back because next, we are heading to Animal Kingdom!

Download the Ultimate Hollywood Studios Drinking List PDF

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4 Disney World Drinks I Would NEVER Order Again

Galaxy's Edge Blue Milk

Usually, I like to give my favorite suggestions, but I thought it was time to talk about things I would never order again. ⁠ I have tried so many different drinks across the parks in Disney World, some of them are outstanding, and some of them miss the mark. Here are the drinks you will NEVER see me ordering in Disney World again!

Blue Milk

Milk Stand in Galaxy’s Edge – Look you are either #TeamBlueMilk or #TeamGreenMilk – or #TeamAllTheMilksSuck, and there honestly is no in-between. However, that being said you will NEVER catch me drinking the blue milk again. Green Milk – you aren’t my favorite, but you kinda taste like Froot Loops, so I kinda like you. ⁠⠀

Kings Cooler

Tamu Tamu Refreshments in Animal Kingdom – Now, I will never slander Dole Whip, but I will slander it when they combine it with an extremely artificial tasting watermelon-strawberry syrup. I could not in good faith tell anyone to order this. ⁠⠀

Troll Kreme

Cart in the Norway Pavilion – Okay, I know I am going to lose some of you because some of you LOVE this drink. But I’ll be honest, this is the second worse drink I have had in Epcot, the number one spot is more deserving of the terrible title. To me this just tasted like bubble gum, I am not sure how, but apparently, vanilla, cranberry, and dragon fruit combine to taste like bubble gum. ⁠⠀

Frozen Kirin

Kabuki Cafe in the Japan Pavilion – Okay, I have no beef with Kirin, in fact, I think it is a great light drinking beer. Where I draw the line is putting a slushie on the top of it. This is touted as the first place you could find this in the continental US, but honestly, we would have been better off without it.⁠⠀

What are your least favorite drinks at Disney World, you know the ones you didn’t even want to finish?

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Epcot’s Nudel Gratin Copy Cat Recipe

Epcot's Nude Gratin Recipe

If macaroni and cheese had a baby, it would be Epcot’s Nudel Gratin. You can find this dish in the Germany Pavilion in Epcot, and it’s a custard-like Mac & Cheese, which is the perfect way to treat yourself when drinking around the world. It is by no means healthy, but when is mac and cheese ever that way?

Disney Parks Blog released a recipe for this one back in 2013, but I will tell you this now, there is no way that is what they are making in Epcot. For starters, there is in no way enough cheese to equal the amount that you see on the Nudel Gratin in the parks. So, with a little (or a lot) of tweaking, I have made this recipe as close to perfect as possible.

A few notes, you could always use ham in this, during Food and Wine, they have offered the option of getting this dish with or without ham. I honestly don’t have a preference for which one I prefer, but I don’t think the addition is necessary! So grab a beer, and make this dish! Prost!

Here are my top tips for making this recipe perfect:

  1. Shred Your Own Cheese. Pre-shredded cheese contains additives to prevent the cheese from clumping together, which also prevents it from melting properly. Shred your own cheese to make sure you get the right texture.
  2. Undercook Your Pasta. Since this recipe is going to spend some time in the oven, undercook your pasta slightly, this means draining it about a minute before it’s reached al dente. This will allow it to finish cooking in the oven without it becoming mushy.
  3. Layer Your Pasta and Cheese Sauce. To get that all over baked through cheesy goodness, be sure to layer, pasta, cheese sauce, pasta, cheese sauce. This will make sure all the noodles are coated, and nothing gets too crispy in the oven. Also, don’t forget to set aside that extra cheese for the top!

Epcot’s Nudel Gratin Copy Cat Recipe

Here's how to make the Nudel Gratin from the Germany Pavilion in Epcot at home!
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 50 mins
Total Time 1 hr 10 mins

Ingredients
  

  • 2 cups Heavy Cream
  • 1 cup Milk
  • 2 Eggs
  • 8 oz White Cheddar Cheese shredded and divided
  • 8 oz Swiss Cheese shredded and divided
  • 3 Tbsp Butter divided
  • 1 tsp Nutmeg
  • 1 tsp White Pepper
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 16 oz Elbow Noodles cooked one minute short of al dente

Instructions
 

  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. 
  • Combine heavy cream, milk, and eggs in a large bowl and whisk until fully combined. 
  • Whisk in nutmeg, white pepper, and salt. Then fold in half of both the white cheddar and Swiss cheese, and set aside. 
  • While noodles are still warm, add 2 Tablespoons of butter and allow it to melt and coat the pasta. 
  • Use 1 Tablespoon of butter to coat a 9×13” pan. 
  • You are going to layer the noodle and custard mixture. Start by layer half of the cooked pasta in the 9×13” pan, then add half of custard mixture, repeat the process one more time. 
  • Top the Nudel Gratin with the rest of the cheese. 
  • Bake for 45-50 minutes, until the top, is golden brown. 
  • Allow to cool for 10 minutes, then slice into squares. 

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The Ultimate Epcot Drinking List

These are the drinks you NEED to order the next time you are in Epcot. Drinking Around the World can be overwhelming, there are plenty of options to choose from, but the real question is, what should you be ordering? I have tested many drinks around the World Showcase, and have determined that these are the drinks you need to order.

Of course, we are starting in Mexico, because it is the only right way to drink around the world – I mean, you do you, but the true Epcot people will judge you.

Mexico

Of course, you have to grab a margarita when in Mexico, and I recommend heading into the pavilion and checking out La Cava del Tequila. Their variety of margaritas is unparalleled to the kiosk outside – even though they are own by the same company. The drink of choice in Mexico has to be La Cava Avocado, it is their famous avocado margarita, yes, it actually has avocado in it, however, you don’t really pick up on that flavor, it just contributes to more of a creamy texture.

La Cava Avocado – La Cava del Tequila $15.50

 
 
 
 
 
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Norway

Heading to Norway, you have limited options compared to some other countries. But I always recommend heading into Kringla Bakeri, their snacks are cheap and delicious, and I prefer it over the cart outside. My go-to choice is the Viking Coffee, which you can order both cold and hot. It is a combination of coffee, Kamora, and Baileys, and it is the perfect not too strong tasting spiked coffee.

Viking Coffee – Kringla Bakeri OG Cafe $13.00

China

China has some of the most slept on drinks in Epcot. Joy of Tea which sits right on the lagoon, is completely unsuspecting but houses some of the best drinks. Honestly, by the time you have reached China it is probably getting warm out, and the Canto Loopy is the perfect refreshing drink. It’s a combination of Cantaloupe Juice and Vodka and is a must when you pass through China.

Canto Loopy – Joy of Tea $11.00

Germany

When in Germany of course you have to have a beer, it’s the most German choice that you could make. There are quite a few beers and beer cart options in Germany, and I highly suggest picking up one of their huge pretzels, you know to soak up the alcohol. My go-to here is the Schöfferhofer Grapefruit, it is only 2.5% percent which is honestly the break your liver needs by the time you reach Germany.

Schöfferhofer Grapefruit – Beer Cart $9.50

Italy

Italy is the land of wine, and the pavilion in Epcot really reflects that, you can find wine everywhere and you can’t go wrong with it. However, my favorite beverage is seen at pretty much every festival, so you usually can find it at the festival kiosk. It’s the Italian Margarita – made with tequila and limoncello. There is something completely different about this one, and I know you wouldn’t expect to get a margarita in Italy, but I promise it’s delicious.

Italian Margarita – Italy Festival Booth

American Adventure

Things have changed recently in the American Pavilion, with the opening of Regal Eagle and the outdoor bar there. Now, I must admit I want to dig further into the bar menu than I have, but there is one clear stand out here. It’s the Moonshine Sour from Regal Eagle’s Outdoor Bar. It is the perfect combination of blackberry and blood orange, and according to the bartender, it is the most popular drink in Epcot right now.

Moonshine Sour – Regal Eagle Outdoor Bar $14.00

Japan

The Japan Pavilion hands down has the best drinks in Epcot, there, I said it. You can’t go wrong with any option in Japan, from the sake bar in the back of the pavilion to the garden house, you always can find a great option. I am the biggest fan of the Garden House and their signature cocktails, I am a die-hard Violet Sake fan, and it will always be my number one, but the Tokyo Sunset is also an excellent choice.

Violet Sake – Garden House $11.00

Morocco

If you’ve never visited the bar in the Morocco Pavilion, you need to add it to your list. The theming inside is amazing, and the drinks are even better. You might some people taking shots while drinking around the world, but I highly recommend their Moroccan Mule. It is a staple in the pavilion, and you can get it at the bar inside Spice Road Table, and no you don’t need to dine there, you can just grab your drink and go.

Moroccan Mule – Spice Road Table $14.00

France

France is one of my favorite pavilions, and by this point, you are probably really feeling drinking around the world, so might I suggest heading to the bakery and picking up a $2 baguette. It’s a steal and by your 9th drink, you are going to need it. Now onto the main event, the drink – to me the most quintessential Epcot drink can be found in France, it’s the Orange Slush from Les Vins des Chefs de France, which is a kiosk right on the lagoon. It’s a combination of Grand Marnier, Rum, and Grey Goose Orange. And if you are feeling extra, you can add an extra shot for $6.75.

Orange Slush – Les Vins des Chefs de France $14.50

United Kingdom

When visiting the UK Pavilion, you have to venture into the Rose & Crown, it is one of the best bars to grab a drink in all of Epcot. Of course, you can always go with a beer, I am a big fan of the layered beers they serve, and they have more combinations than you would think. However, my go-to drink is the Welsh Dragon, if you read the ingredients you might question my choice, but do me a favor and just go with it.

Welsh Dragon – Rose & Crown Pub $16.00

Canada

We have finally made it to the final drink in this Drinking Around the World Tour! Canada does not disappoint, because I believe the most slept on drink in Epcot resides here, though I am not sure if it’s slept on or because it’s most people’s 11th drink, so they probably don’t really remember. I am talking about the Ottawa Apple from Popcorn in Canada. It is a great combination of whiskey, apple, and maple.

Ottawa Apple – Popcorn in Canada $13.00

 
 
 
 
 
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Looking to take this list with you? Download the PDF version by clicking below!

Well, we have made it to the end of the Ultimate List. Epcot has so many great drink options, but these are my go-to favorites that you will always find me reordering.

What is your favorite drink in Epcot? What must you order every time you go? Let me know in the comments!

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Animal Kingdom’s Grilled Curry Corn on the Cob Copy Cat Recipe

Animal Kingdom's Grilled Curry Corn on the Cob

Hidden in Animal Kingdom is one of the best snacks in any Disney Park, and yes, it is corn on the cob. I know that corn on the cob doesn’t seem like a traditional theme park snack, but trust me when I say this corn will change your mind. You can find it over at Harambe Fruit Market, over by the entrance to the Kilimanjaro Safaris, and they fresh grill it throughout the day!

So, I will say this recipe includes a lot of spices and it might seem excessive, but trust me when I say that you need them. I found it easiest and cheapest to buy them at my local Indian Market. There are a few on the list that you might have some trouble finding in-store, so I will link the hard ones to get here, that way you can still make this even if you don’t have a store local to you.

Animal Kingdom's Grilled Curry Corn on the Cob

Animal Kingdom’s Copy Cat Grilled Curry Corn on the Cob

Bethany Vinton
This corn is a true masterpiece, the spices compliment the grilled corn perfectly, and now you don’t have to worry at five bucks for a single cob!
5 from 1 vote
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Course Side Dish
Servings 4

Ingredients
  

SPICE POWDER

  • 1/3 cup Coriander Seed
  • 1/4 tsp Whole Clove
  • 1/2 tsp Cardamom Seeds
  • 1 tsp Fenugreek Seeds
  • 1/8 cup Black Rice
  • 1/2 tsp Ground Cumin
  • 1/2 tsp Ground Cinnamon
  • 1 tsp Ground Mustard
  • 1/2 tsp Crushed Red Pepper
  • 1/4 cup Kosher Salt
  • 4 Tbsp Curry Powder

CORN

  • 4 Ears Corn
  • 4 Tbsp Butter melted

Instructions
 

SPICE POWDER

  • In a dry skillet combine coriander, clove, cardamom, fenugreek, and black rice and toast over medium heat until dry fragrant. 
  • In a spice grinder, food processor, or blender, combine toasted spices, cumin, cinnamon, ground mustard, crushed red pepper flakes, and salt and blitz until finely ground. 
  • To make the curry powder combine 4 Tbsp Spice Mixture and 4 Tbsp Curry Powder. 

CORN

  • Grill corn until charred all over, about 10 minutes. Coat corn in melted butter and sprinkle with curry powder spice mixture. 
  • This recipe will make more of the spice mixture than you need, and it can be stored in an airtight container. 
Keyword ANIMAL KINGDOM FOOD, CORN ON THE COB

This recipe makes more spice power than you will need. You can keep it in an airtight container in the pantry, and store it for up to 2 months!

What is your favorite snack from Animal Kingdom? Let me know in the comments and you might see me recreate it next!

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Disneyland’s Cozy Cone Motel Spicy Cheese Puff Cozy Corn

Last year I had this Hot Cheetos Cozy Corn at Disneyland that I still dream about. It was the perfect level of spice and crunch and was one of my favorite snacks I had on the entire trip. So I figured, let’s make this one at home. It is easier to make that you would expect and it is so delicious.

A few things about this recipe, it was advertised as and Elote situation, however, the corn was not roasted, so I chose to boil mine. Also, they don’t say Cheetos at any point but we all know that its Cheetos. Also, assembly tip, roll the corn in the Cheeto powder, don’t press it on. The oils in the Cheeto dust make it clump easy and you won’t have an even coat if you pat it on.

Cozy Cone Motel Spicy Cheese Puffs Cozy Corn Copycat

The Spicy Cheese Puffs Corn was seasonal but now you can make this recipe at home!
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 25 mins

Equipment

  • Wooden Skewers

Ingredients
  

  • 4 ears Corn
  • 1/2 cup Mayo
  • 1/2 tsp Cayenne Pepper
  • 1 Tbsp Lime Juice
  • 2 Tbsp Butter
  • 1 Tbsp Salt
  • Flaming Hot Cheetos 8.5 oz bag

Instructions
 

Spicy Lime Mayo

  • Combine mayo, lime, and cayenne pepper. Stir and set aside.

Corn

  • To a large pot of boiling water add butter and salt.
  • Boil corn 5-7 minutes or until cooked.
  • Once cooled enough to handle, skewer the corn cobs.
  • Food process or blend the bag of Cheetos, until you have created a fine dust. You may need to remove bigger chunks of Cheetos if they do no break down.
  • Brush the you corn with the Spicy Lime Mayo, making sure to coat the entire thing.
  • Roll your corn in the Cheeto powder.
  • Top with additional Spicy Lime Mayo.

I love this recipe and it is a real crowd pleaser. If you dont love a lot of spice you always could use regular Cheetos in place of the Flaming Hot ones!

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Disney DIY: Bubblegum Wall Doormat

I am always looking for a way to bring Disney home, and I wanted to add some Disney flair to my front porch. There was no better way to do that than with this Bubblegum Wall Doormat. It was easy to make, and didn’t take long to put together.

Supplies

Directions

I started by freehanding where I wanted my blue stripe to go, and using a reference photo I drew it on with a Sharpie. I chose to have the darker pink be a little bit bigger, and I like how it looked a little off-center.

Also, I noticed that depending on what side of Spaceship Earth you come out of depends on what way the diagonal in the wall is facing, so it is up to you on picking which way to make it go.

Once I got my stripe sketched out, I began painting with the darkest pink color first. I found that I used about an entire 2 oz bottle of paint for each of the color in each coat, so make sure you get at least 4 oz of each color of paint.

I didn’t use painters tape to keep my lines crisp, because I didn’t feel like I really needed it. However, if you are worried about painting outside the lines that might be a nice option.

I saved the blue color for last, just so I could easily go over any pink edges and touch them up as need.

Then, let your basecoat dry. Once that is dry I added a second layer and left the doormat overnight to finish drying.

Overall, this was a fun afternoon project and I just love the way it turned out!

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Epcot’s Tipsy Ducks in Love Recipe

I love drinking around the world at Epcot, and the Tipsy Ducks in Love is one of my favorite from the China Pavilion. It’s coffee and tea base makes it perfect for being one of the first stops around the World Showcase.

While their specialty tends to be BaiJoe Punch, there is no denying how delicious the Tipsy Ducks in Love is. I have even paired it with pork egg rolls and I think it’s perfect.

Tipsy Ducks in Love

You can get this coffee and tea drink from Joy of Tea in the China Pavilion at Epcot.
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Servings 1

Ingredients
  

  • 6 oz Coffee chilled
  • 4 oz Black Tea chilled
  • 2 oz Milk
  • 2-3 Tbsp Chocolate Syrup
  • 1/5 oz Bourbon
  • Whipped Cream

Instructions
 

  • Brew both the coffee and tea and chill in the fridge until cold.
  • Into a shaker of ice combine 6 oz chilled coffee, 4 oz chilled black tea, 2 oz of milk, 2-3 tablespoons of chocolate syrup (this depends on how sweet and chocolate tasting you want it to be), and 1.5 oz of bourbon.
  • Shake and strain over fresh ice, and top whip whipped cream.

What your favorite drink around the World Showcase? Let me know and I just might recreate the recipe!

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Galaxy’s Edge Copy Cat Ronto Wrap Recipe 2.0

As you know one of my favorite things at Disney is the Ronto Wraps from Galaxy’s Edge. In fact I have recreated them at home before and they were delicious. However, I got a few emails from fellow Ronto Wrap fans stating the ones in the park don’t have dairy in them, and that the peppercorn sauce is in fact mayo-based. So, I went back to work to perfect the recipe even more.

You can always check out my original recipe here. This time around I added a few shortcuts, and significantly cut the cooking time, and I will admit this version tasted so much closer to what you get in the park!

Galaxy’s Edge Ronto Wrap Copy Cat 2.0

Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Servings 2 Wraps

Ingredients
  

Tangy Slaw

  • 1 1/2 Cups Cole Slaw Mix
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp Dijon Mustard
  • 1/2 tsp Dried Basil
  • 1/2 tsp Sugar
  • 1/2 Tbsp Olive Oil
  • Salt and Pepper to taste

Peppercorn Sauce

  • 1/2 Tbsp Black Pepper
  • 1/2 Cup Mayo
  • 1/8 Cup White Vinegar
  • 1/2 Tbsp Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 tsp Garlic Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Prepared Horseradish
  • 1/2 tsp Worcestershire
  • salt to taste

Ronto Wrap

  • 2 Mild Pork Sausages see notes
  • 2 Thinly Slicked Pork Loin Chops
  • 1 tsp Garlic Powder
  • 2 Tbsp Olive Oil
  • salt and pepper
  • 4 Pita Breads

Instructions
 

Pork Chops

  • Preheat the oven to 400°F.
  • Start by pounding out the pork chops so they are between 1/8"-1/4" thick.
  • Coat your pork chops in a drizzle of olive oil, salt, pepper, and garlic powder.
  • Roast for 16-20 minutes or until fully cooked.

Tangy Slaw

  • In a medium bowl combine cole slaw mix, apple cider vinegar, dijon mustard, basil, sugar, and mix to evenly coat.
  • Once fully combined add olive oil and salt and pepper to taste.
  • Refrigerate until ready to assemble. Though not necessary, this slaw can be made a couple of hours ahead of time and would allow the flavors to meld.

Peppercorn Sauce

  • Combine 1/2 cup mayo, 1/8 cup white vinegar, 1/2 tablespoon black pepper, 1/2 tablespoon lemon juice, 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder, 1/2 teaspoon horseradish, 1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire, and salt to taste.
  • Stir to fully combine and refrigerate until ready to use.

Pork Sausages

  • Cook sausages according to directions on the package.

Assembly

  • Toast pita bread. I like to toast mine on the open flame of my gas stove, however, you can grill them or just lightly toast them in the oven or a pan.
  • Place pork chop in the middle of the pita bread.
  • Place sausage on top of roast pork.
  • Add about 1/3 of a cup of slaw on top of the sausage.
  • Top with a generous drizzle of the peppercorn sauce.

Notes

(Pork Sausages) I have been trying to find the perfect pork sausage for this recipe. On my deep searches of the internet, I read they use a Portuguese sausage in the park. When I first created this recipe I used the ‘Liguica Portuguese Sausage‘ that I found out my local Walmart. If you are going for an authentic Ronto Wrap, I would still highly recommend using this sausage if you can find it near year.
You easily can use a mild pork sausage in this recipe, or even chorizo. It depends on whatever you can locally find, or what type you prefer.

Let me know if you give this recipe a go, and if it takes you to Batuu! Also, check out the video below for a quick step by step tutorial.

@bethanyvinton

Bright Suns, travelers. Here’s how you make a Disney Parks Galaxy’s Edge Ronto Wrap at home. #disney #disneyworld #disneyland #starwars

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