Walt Disney World is celebrating its 50th anniversary with some amazing eats and treats. Those delicious anniversary snacks are not only available at the parks but at Disney Springs as well! Here are 18 sweet treats you won’t want to miss.
50th Anniversary Petite Cake
Get ready for something sweet! Enjoy the decadent taste of the 50th Anniversary Petite Cake––a vanilla chiffon cake with blueberry jam, celebration blue mousse and lemon curd. You’ll find this treat at Amorette’s Patisserie.
Sweet Nostalgia Pineapple Upside Down Cake
At The BOATHOUSE you can get a delicious pineapple upside down cake. Garnished with blue and purple swirled whipped cream, this dessert is served with a gold-dusted white chocolate square. The cake is decorated with shiny sprinkles representing the Disney 50th anniversary color theme––blue, gold and purple––and is, of course, topped with a cherry.
Indulge in a chocolate brownie served with vanilla bean ice cream, chocolate, caramel and whipped cream. The sundae is garnished with edible gold flakes and a maraschino cherry. Head over to City Works Eatery & Pour House for this treat!
Lemon Poppyseed Shine Cake
Swing by Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’ for a new spin on one of Chef Art Smith’s signature cakes! The light, nutty flavor of poppyseeds––along with fresh notes of citrus––brighten this Southern favorite.
The adults-only, yellow butter cake is soaked in moonshine syrup and served with a jewel-toned fresh blueberry fruit compote, fresh lemon zest, a sprig of mint, whipped cream and a scoop of vanilla bean ice cream.
Dulce de Leche Cheesecake
Satisfy your need for something sweet when you bite into this cheesecake served with dulce de leche caramel, whipped cream and caramel pearls. You can find this treat at The Edison.
Over at Erin McKenna’s Bakery NYC you can delight in a tasty vegan dessert! This vanilla cake with vanilla frosting is also––of course––gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free, soy-free and kosher!
Sink your teeth into donuts adorned with pale pink or lavender vanilla cream icing at Everglazed Donuts!
The pink iced donut is topped with a kaleidoscope of pink, blue, orange and white sugar sparkles––reminiscent of an iridescent fireworks display! The lavender iced donut is topped with sprinkle-fetti and features blue, pink and purple jewel tones.
Both donuts are crowned with buttercream frosting and are topped with an edible disk that says, “50 Sweet!”
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World with a pigñata at Frontera Cocina.
This chocolate dessert for two is presented in the shape of a pig piñata. The shell is filled with cajeta mousse, tender cake––infused with Abasolo whiskey & vanilla––and crumbles of chipotle bacon, candied orange and Maria cookies. And don’t worry! There’s a mallet to break your piñata!
50th Anniversary Chocolate Bar and Anniversary Ganache Squares
Stop in to The Ganachery for some chocolate you take with you on-the-go! Delight in the 50th Anniversary Chocolate Bar and the Anniversary Ganache Squares––available in Classic Milk Chocolate and Celebration Cake flavors.
Magical Gold Rush
Get caught up in the Magical Gold Rush! Delight in a delicious sundae filled with luscious golden caramel and topped with the iconic chocolate-dipped waffle ears.
The Magical Gold Rush is available at Ghirardelli Soda Fountain & Chocolate Shop this October only.
Golden Chocolate Cake
Grab a fork and dig into to this decadent triple-layer chocolate cake with golden buttercream frosting. This amazing cake can be found at House of Blues Restaurant & Bar.
Add a little sparkle and shine to your celebration––and satisfy your sweet tooth at the same time! Stop by Joffrey’s Coffee & Tea Company for a donut decorated with iridescent frosting.
The Best Flan in a Half Century
Board an iconic steamboat at Paddlefish and elevate your meal with a delectable rum-infused caramel custard.
Chocolate Mousse Tart
Looking for something to satisfy your sweet tooth? Try the Chocolate Mousse Tart—a sweet shortbread tart shell coated with a layer of chocolate ganache and filled with chocolate mousse. The tart is garnished with chocolate décor, strawberries, whip topping and gold dust and sprinkles.
This tasty treat can be found at Rainforest Cafe & T-REX.
Kepples Whiskey Caramel Brownie
Let your taste buds do the Irish jig when you bite into this delicious Kilkenny Chocolate Brownie at Raglan Road. This dessert is topped with Kilkenny marshmallows, graham cracker crumbles and whiskey caramel. Enjoy it with a side of vanilla ice cream and a Kilkenny cream ale.
Whimsical White Chocolate Mousse
End your meal on a sweet note with a white chocolate mousse with salted caramel surrounded by cotton candy from Terralina Crafted Italian.
Caramel Banana Chocolate Sphere
Treat yourself! Enjoy our Caramel Banana Chocolate Sphere––made with dark chocolate, vanilla pudding, banana caramel compote, gold dust and chocolate pearls. This treat is at Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill.
Blueberry Shimmer Bellini
If you’d like to celebrate with a beverage rather than a snack, head over to the Coca-Cola Store Rooftop Beverage Bar.
Take a refreshing sip of Blueberry Shimmer Bellini––made with AHA Sparkling Water Blueberry and Pomegranate, elderflower liqueur, sparkling rose and lemon juice.
Which of these treats are you dying to try? They all look so delicious!
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