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Thursday, January 17, 2019


We are starting a new weekly post for Thursdays today.  As you can tell from the title, it's got something to do with beverages at Walt Disney World.  Some may be specialty drinks, some may be thing's for sure...........they will all be delicious!

This week we start with one of my favorite cocktails I had at Wilderness Lodge in Whispering Canyon Cafe.  This was the Moonshine Margarita!  

I just got done checking the menu..........and sure enough!  It's still there.  When I was looking for a drink before dinner, our server recommended this one, and she even told me that if I didn't care for it, she would get me something else. need!  I loved it!!  Be sure you try it next time you are there!  
This must be popular, because the photo below is from our trip in 2012!!

Moonshine Margarita

Moonshine Whiskey, St-Germain Elderflower Liqueur, fresh Lime Juice, and Agave Nectar   $12.50



Some of our favorite shots from our Wild Africa Trek, 2012

Friday, January 11, 2019

FOODIE FRIDAY! Amorette's Patisserie at Disney Springs

The 2-story building housing Amorette’s Patisserie features gingerbread style siding, a roof with 3 sharp-peaked gables and a covered portico with 2 sets of double entry doors
Photo Credit: My Disney Experience

One place at Disney Springs I wanted to go to on my trip in September was Amorette's Patisserie.  I never made it.  Too much to do, and so little time.  
Next trip (unfortunately in a couple years) we will have to go.  This place and the selections available look amazing! 

The interior of Amorette’s Patisserie with clerks working behind serving counters, round tables with displays of confections out front and, against the rear wall, menu boards, a large wooden cabinet and shelves holding glass jars of jelly beans
Photo Credit: My Disney Experience

For sure, we will have to order the cake pictured below and take it to our resort.  A Paul birthday celebration will have to take place, even if it's months before or after his birthday.  The "Donald Duck" cake is adorable!  (Paul and Donald Duck share a very important bond....they are both "born" on June 9th!)

An Amorette’s Patisserie Donald Duck dome cake on a pedestal next to its hat box packaging
Photo Credit: My Disney Experience

Join us again next week as we look at other dining places to explore on future trips!