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Morimoto Asia, Boathouse Dining Experiences Coming to Disney Springs

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - Chef Masaharu Morimoto, who many of you know from his appearances on Iron Chef America, is opening a one-of-a-kind dining experience in the heart of Disney Springs at the Walt Disney World Resort. Morimoto Asia will be the Japanese master chef’s first-ever pan-Asian restaurant. Another new concept dining experience, The Boathouse, was announced as an upscale, waterfront dining experience that’ll immerse guests both on land and on water with live music, guided tours aboard the Captain’s piloted 40-foot Italian water taxi.

Morimoto, The Boathouse restaurants announced to open at Walt Disney World in 2015 for Disney Springs

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - Walt Disney World has announced two new restaurants opening in 2015 as Downtown Disney transforms into Disney Springs. Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto, with Patina Restaurant Group, will open Morimoto Asia in summer 2015 at The Landing. In addition, the Boathouse will be another new restaurant in Disney Springs. It will open in Spring 2015, also in The Landing, featuring an upscale, waterfront dining experience with floating artwork and boats from the 30’s, 40’s & 50’s.

2014 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Recipe: South African Bobotie with Turkey and Mushrooms

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - We are back with another delicious taste of the 2014 Epcot Food and Wine Festival! A big draw of the Festival is the variety of fantastic dishes you can taste from all over the world at Marketplace Booths. And this year, we've enjoyed some really great options.

“A Frozen Holiday Wish” nightly Christmas stage show to feature Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Olaf at Walt Disney World

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - As part of Walt Disney World's Christmas 2014 celebration, characters from “Frozen” will help light up Cinderella Castle at the Magic Kingdom nightly, beginning November 5. The new stage show is called “A Frozen Holiday Wish,” and will feature Anna, Elsa, Kristoff and Olaf. It will end with Elsa illuminating the castle with her icy powers.

Disney Springs West Side parking garage to partially open to working cast members next week

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - The new West Side garage is not yet open to guests, but cast members are expected to begin using it soon.

Halloween Time freezes over as the holidays move in at Disneyland

Posted By Charlie on Disneyland - There may be another week of Halloween Time left but Disneyland is wasting no time stringing up the Christmas lights and garland. Sleeping Beauty Castle is already covered in snow while New Orleans Square is covered in garland, lights, and beads for the holidays. Meanwhile, refurbishments continue on Main Street while work on the new Guest Flow Corridors wrap up in time for big end-of-year crowds. Inside park gift shops, there’s lot of new Haunted Mansion, Big Hero 6, and holiday merchandise to break the bank.

Sneak Peek and Trattoria al Forno Breakfast at Disney’s BoardWalk

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - We have a treat for you today: a sneak peek at some of the food that will be served at Disney's soon-to-be newest restaurant, Trattoria al Forno! Recently, we shared with you a first look at some of the menu items that are planned when the restaurant opens later this year at Disney's BoardWalk (all subject to change, of course). But I was excited to find on my trip to Walt Disney World last week that the restaurant is already serving breakfast! Well. Sort of.