VIDEO – Holiday Food and Drinks at Universal Orlando Resort 2018

Apple Strudel on a Stick

We recently had the opportunity to sit down and sample a variety of sweet holiday treats and drinks found throughout Universal Orlando Resort’s two parks and CityWalk area. From sweet treats for the kids to festive adult beverages for the adults, there’s something for everyone this holiday season at Universal Orlando Resort!

Be sure to watch our video above of Research & Development Chef Robert Martinez, Jr. talks about this year’s menu of holiday food and bevarge options.

Here are just a FEW of our favorites:

Apple Strudel on a Stick

Apple Strudel on a Stick

Apple Strudel on a Stick

Drizzled with Christmas color frosting, this apple strudel on a stick is a must! Found at Croissant Moon Bakery in Universal’s Islands of Adventure, as well as the Beverly Hills Boulangerie and San Francisco Pastry Company in Universal Studios Florida

Red Velvet Yule Log

Holiday Yule Log available at Universal Orlando Resort during the holidays

Holiday Yule Log available at Universal Orlando Resort during the holidays

You can find a slice at Croissant Moon Bakery in Universal’s Islands of Adventure, as well as the Beverly Hills Boulangerie and San Francisco Pastry Company in Universal Studios Florida

Chocolate Dipped Bacon with red and green sprinkles

Chocolate Dipped Bacon with red and green sprinkles

Chocolate Dipped Bacon with red and green sprinkles

Who doesn’t love bacon? This festive take on the delicious treat features a chocolate dipped bacon strip with red and green sprinkles for just the right amount of holiday touch. This item can be found at Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen

Jack Frost (pictured left)

A variety of specialty holiday drinks can be found throughout Universal Orlando Resort

A variety of specialty holiday drinks can be found throughout Universal Orlando Resort

For the adults, this festive drink can be found at Lombard’s Seafood Restaurant in Universal Studios Florida andConfisco Grille in Universal’s Islands of Adventure. Ingredients: Vodka, prosecco mixed with lemonade and a sugar rim. Also pictured are the Pumpkintini and Cranberry Margarita, both which were also delicious.


Stay tuned after the break for a complete rundown of holiday food and beverage available at Universal Orlando Resort!

The Holidays at Universal Orlando run Nov. 17 – Jan. 6!

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Holiday Food:

Red Velvet Yule Log – You can find a slice at Croissant Moon Bakery in Universal’s Islands of Adventure, as well as the Beverly Hills Boulangerie and San Francisco Pastry Company in Universal Studios Florida
Apple Strudel on a Stick – Drizzled with Christmas color frosting, this apple strudel on a stick is a must! Found at Croissant Moon Bakery in Universal’s Islands of Adventure, as well as the Beverly Hills Boulangerie and San Francisco Pastry Company in Universal Studios Florida

Additional treats

Reindeer cupcakes, waffles on a stick, cheesecakes, ribbon pastries and a variety of sugar cookies (found in multiple locations around the parks)
Hot Butterbeer – a seasonal favorite found in both Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley
Holiday Plate (The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley) – Oven roasted turkey, wild mushroom and sage stuffing, brown butter and walnut Brussel sprouts, root
veggies and a roasted tomato accompanied by traditional gravy and spiced cranberry sauce (at the Three Broomsticks and Leaky Cauldron)
– Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen Holiday Treats – Unique holiday treats are featured at the display case in Toothsome. Items include:

  • Candy cane Cheesecake Truffle Pop
  • Chocolate Dipped Bacon with red and green sprinkles
  • Spiced Cranberry Truffle Cake
  • Peppermint Gingerbread Artisan Cake
  • Snickerdoodle Truffle
  • Peppermint Cheesecake Chocolate Shots
  • Snickerdoodle Macaron
  • Peppermint Cheesecake Macaron
  • Cranberry Cheesecake Macaron
  • Eggnog specialty chocolate
  • Candy Cane Cheesecake specialty chocolate

Festive Sips

Cranberry Margarita – Can be found at Finnegan’s Bar & Grill in Universal Studios Florida and Mythos in Universal’s Islands of Adventure
– Ingredients: Tequila, orange liqueur, lime juice and cranberry juice shaken and served on the rocks. Garnish with a lime wedge, fresh cranberries, and a sugar/salt rim

Apple Cider Irish Mule – Can be found at Lombard’s Seafood Restaurant in Universal Studios Florida
– Ingredients: Irish whiskey stirred with apple cider, topped with ginger beer and a cinnamon stick and apple slices for garnish

Harvest Margarita – Can be found at Confisco Grille at Universal’s Islands of Adventure
– Ingredients: Tequila, Cointreau, nectar agave, apple cider, pumpkin puree, lime juice. Garnished with a cinnamon sugar rim

Apple Pie on the Rocks – Can be found at Finnegan’s Bar & Grill in Universal Studios Florida
– Ingredients: Vanilla vodka, apple juice and cinnamon

Jack Frost – Can be found at Lombard’s Seafood Restaurant in Universal Studios Florida and
Confisco Grille in Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Ingredients: Vodka, prosecco mixed with lemonade and a sugar rim

Non-alcoholic options:

  • Candy Cane Frozen Beverage – served park wide at the food & drink carts
  • Eggnog Frozen Beverage – served park wide at the food & drink carts
Clint

Clint

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