Top Christmas Orlando Theme Park Drinks
Headed to Orlando for the Holidays? Ready to visit the theme parks? Here is your Orlando travel guide to find the best drinks at the Orlando theme parks.
Universal Studios Orlando
Hot Butter Beer
Topping our list is a Universals Hot Butter Beer. This is a favorite for many traveling to Universal Studios during the holidays. Universal describes this warm drink as “reminiscent of shortbread and butterscotch served with a whipped topping.” This toasty version of Butterbeer is perfect for those chilly winter days!
Hot Cocoa Bombs
Hot Cocoa Bombs are a fun twist on making your own hot chocolate! You are served a cup of hot chocolate and a chocolate “bomb”, filled with marshmallows and chocolate. When you are ready, you add the chocolate bomb to the up and watch it melt. Mix it together and you will have the perfect warm, chocolaty drink!
Walt Disney World
Travel over to Epcot and stop by Joffrey’s American Adventure and try the Cinnamon Chai. This is an Iced Chai Tea Latte topped with whipped cream and cinnamon sprinkles. The Cinnamon Chai is the perfect drink to stroll around the park and have the Christmassy feel. This drink also has an alcoholic option, you can add cinnamon whiskey to it for a great adult drink!
If you are spending the day at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, stopover at Pongu Pongu and grab a Night Blossom! This frozen drink has layers of Apple and Desert Pear Limeaid topped with Passion Fruit and Boba Balls. This drink is a flavorful way to cool off on a warmer day and has boba balls the kids will love!
Ghirardelli Sea Salt Caramel Hot Cocoa
This perfect twist on a hot chocolate is topped with whipped cream, sea salt, and caramel sauce! You will find this delicious, warm drink located at the Ghirardelli store at Disney Springs.
Since this drink is a favorite to many, we have included the recipe for it so you can make it when you get home!
- 1/3 cup Ghirardelli cocoa powder
- ¾ Cup of sugar
- ½ Cup of water
- 1/3 Cup of Ghirardelli Sea Salt Caramel Sauce
- 1/3 Cup of Heavy Cream
- 3 ¼ Cup of milk
- 1 Tsp of Vanilla extract
- Add water, Ghirardelli cocoa powder, and sugar to a saucepan and bring to a boil.
- Once you have brought it to a boil, reduce heat to simmer and let the mixture cool.
- Mix in Ghirardelli Caramel Sauce
- Remove mixture from heat
- Add in milk, cream, and vanilla, and mix, do not let the mixture boil.
Pour your mixture into cups and add whipped cream, Ghirardelli Sea Salt Caramel Sauce, sea salt, and a Ghirardelli Chocolate square! Enjoy and reminisce on your magical holiday trip!
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