Travel the world and savor new global taste sensations. It’s time again for the annual International Food & Wine Festival at Disney World. Celebrating its 25th year, Taste of Epcot is a foodie paradise offering delectable treats and libations. Over 20 signature food kiosks feature tastes from chefs worldwide. Let’s take a look at a few of the star offerings…

Hawaii

  • Teriyaki Glazed Spam Hash with Potatoes, Peppers, Onions & Spicy Mayonnaise
  • Kalua Pork Slider with Sweet & Sour Dole Pineapple Chutney & Spicy Mayonnaise
  • Pineapple Mana Wheat Brew — Maui Brewing Company
  • Sparkling Pineapple Wine — Florida Orange Groves
  • Aulani Sunrise — Vodka, Dole Pineapple Juice & Grenadine

Africa

  • Piri Piri Skewered Shrimp with Citrus Couscous
  • Spicy Kenyan Corn & White Beans, Medley of Pigeon Peas, Quinoa & Ancient Grains, Kachumbari Slaw
  • Sweet Shiraz — Jam Jar Wines, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Tusker Lager — East African Breweries, Kenya

Mexico

  • Pork Tostada — Fried Corn Tortilla topped with Roasted Pork, Chipotle Black Beans, Onions, Fresh Salsa Verde & Cilantro
  • Ribeye Taco — Ribeye Steak with Ranchera Salsa in a Corn Tortilla topped with Onions, Chives & a Lime Wedge
  • Mango Smoky Margarita — Mango Purée, Mezcal, Applejack, Lime Juice & Agave Nectar with a Tajin Chili Lime Rim
  • Clásica Margarita — Tequila, Chili Poblano Liqueur, Lime Juice & Agave Nectar with a Salt Rim
  • Passion Rose Sangria — Red Wine, Rum, Rose Petal Liqueur, Passion Fruit Purée & Lime
  • Tulum Artisanal Lager — crafted with Citrus Notes & Mexican Caribbean Seawater

Japan

  • Chirashi Sushi Flowerpot — Fresh Cut Salmon, Salmon Roe & Spinach served over Sushi Rice & topped with Furikake & Poki Sauce
  • Tempura Donburi — Tempura Shrimp & Kakiage Vegetable Tempura with Tentsuyu Dipping Sauce served over Sushi Rice
  • Frothy Ramen — Chilled Noodles in a Dashi Broth topped with Egg White Froth
  • Furano Martini — Vodka, Lavender Syrup & Yuzu Juice
  • Strawberry Nigori Sake
  • Kirin Draft Beer

Islands of the Caribbean

  • Jerk Spiced Chicken with Roasted Sweet Plantain Salad & Mango Chutney Yogurt
  • Ropa Vieja Empanada with Tomato Aioli
  • Flancocho — Passion Fruit Cake with Coconut Flan
  • Frozen Mojito
  • White Sangria — Opici Family Wines
  • Red Stripe Lager — Jamaica

These are just a few of the culinary dishes and beverages awaiting at the International Food & Wine Festival. The event just kicked off on July 15th and will continue into the fall. Taste of Epcot is definitely a culinary adventure.