Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival menus revealed

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If you know me, you know that food is my favorite part of any outing – theme-park outings, in particular. And if you really know me, you know that EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival is my favorite of all of the park’s festivals. With all that being said, you can imagine my excitement upon the menus for the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival being revealed today!

That’s right – another “Taste of” festival iteration is headed to EPCOT. These modified annual events began last year to keep the seasonal celebrations on a smaller scale, for easier social distancing. Luckily for us, though, even these trimmed-down offerings are jam-packed with flavor.

The first Taste of Flower & Garden Festival begins Wednesday, March 3 and will take place through Monday, July 5. Despite being a slimmed-down version, this year’s outing boasts two new outdoor kitchens (noted below) and over 50 new menu items. Yes, you read that right – there are over 20 festival-exclusive outdoor kitchens with over 50 brand-new food and drink options to indulge in! Plus, fan-favorites like Frushi and Violet Lemonade are returning, too.

Also making a repeat appearance at the fresh-tivities this year is the Garden Graze, a fun food stroll that highlights five plant-based offerings in your Festival Passport. As you buy each menu item, you’ll receive a stamp – and, once all five are collected, you can take your passport over to the Pineapple Promenade Outdoor Kitchen for your festival-exclusive (and complimentary!) prize. This doesn’t have to be finished in one day, either – you can bring the same passport back for multiple visits in order to secure all five stamps. (The Garden Graze menu items are noted below.)

Now, enough of the chit-chat – what’s on the menus for the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival?

Jardin de Fiestas (Mexico)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Mexico dishes

Jardin de Fiestas festival food menu

Tostada de Cochinita: braised pork on a crispy corn tortilla with black beans, topped with pickled onions, mango-habanero relish, and oregano (gluten/wheat friendly)

Taco Vampiro: braised beef on a corn tortilla with crispy grilled monterey jack cheese and salsa ranchera (gluten/wheat friendly)

Sope de Chorizo: plant-based ground chorizo on fried corn dough with black beans and avocado mousse (gluten/wheat friendly; plant-based)

Jardin de Fiestas festival drink menu

Passion Fruit Margarita: Corazón de Agave Blanco Tequila, passion fruit purée, lime juice, Nixta Corn Liqueur, and a hint of smoke with a hibiscus flower salt rim

The Garden Margarita: Ojo de Tigre Mezcal, lettuce juice, Ancho Reyes Chile Verde Liqueur, lime juice, Gracias a Dios Agave Gin, and a sprig of thyme

Tulum Mexican Craft Beer with Floater: artisanal lager with citrus notes made with Caribbean seawater and served with an elderflower liqueur floater

Lotus House (China)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – China dishes

Lotus House festival food menu

New! Papa Cakes: potato cakes filled with shrimp and water chestnuts, served with house-made strawberry sauce

Bon Bon Chicken Skewer with sesame and peanut sauce

House-made Crab and Cheese Wontons

Lotus House festival drink menu

“Panda” Bubble Tea: classic milk tea with black and white boba pearls (non-alcoholic)

Jasmine Draft Beer

Marco Boba: amaretto, iced coffee, milk, and boba

Kung Fu Punch: vodka, triple sec, mango syrup, orange juice, and soda water

New! Tang Dynasty: Jose Cuervo Especial Tequila Gold, light rum, strawberry syrup, piña colada mix, white boba pearls, and soda water

Refreshment Outpost

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Pineapple Skewer from Refreshment Outpost

Refreshment Outpost festival food menu

Pineapple Skewer with tajin seasoning (gluten/wheat friendly; plant-based; Garden Graze)

Refreshment Outpost festival drink menu

New! Islamorada Beer Company Key Lime Hibiscus Ale, Ft. Pierce, Fla.

Bauernmarkt: Farmer’s Market (Germany)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Germany dishes

Bauernmarkt festival food menu

Potato Pancakes with house-made apple sauce (gluten/wheat friendly; plant-based; Garden Graze)

Potato Pancake with caramelized ham, onions, and herb sour cream (gluten/wheat friendly)

Toasted Pretzel Bread topped with Black Forest ham and melted gruyère cheese

Warm Cheese Strudel with mixed berries

Bauernmarkt festival drink menu

M.I.A. Brewing Hugo, Doral, Fla.

Bitburger Premium Pils, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Stiegl Brewery Radler Zitrone, Salzburg, Austria

Beer Flight of the above options

Apfelschaumwein: sparkling wine and apple liqueur

Primavera Kitchen (Italy)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Italy dishes

Primavera Kitchen festival food menu

Margherita: rustic Italian flatbread with tomato sauce and mozzarella

Arancini: sweet sausage fried risotto balls with Pomodoro sauce

Traditional Sicilian Cannoli: crisp pastry filled with sweet ricotta, chocolate, and candied orange

Primavera Kitchen festival drink menu

Peroni Pilsner

Pinot Grigio

Chianti

Prosecco

Rosa Regale

Moscato

Italian White Sangria with Prosecco

Italian Red Sangria with Cabernet Sauvignon

Italian Margarita with limoncello and tequila

Magnolia Terrace (American Adventure)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – America dishes

Magnolia Terrace festival food menu

New! Crawfish Étouffée with Andouille sausage and dirty rice

Cajun-style Roasted Oysters

House-made Boudin two ways with spicy mustard

Pecan Cake with maple whipped cream

Pecan Praline

Magnolia Terrace festival drink menu

New! Bayou Cocktail: Bayou spiced rum, coconut rum, fruit punch, and Minute Maid orange juice

New! 81Bay Brewing Co. Orange Coriander Wheat Ale, Tampa, Fla.

New! Wicked Weed Brewing Day Light American Light Ale, Asheville, N.C.

Parish Brewing Co. Ghost in the Machine Double IPA, Broussard, La.

Beer Flight of the above options

Funnel Cake (American Adventure)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – seasonal funnel cake

Funnel Cake festival menu

Mini-Funnel Cake topped with lemon cheesecake ice cream, blueberries, and powdered sugar

Hanami (Japan)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Japan

Hanami festival food menu

Frushi: strawberry, pineapple, and cantaloupe wrapped in sweet rice and pink soy wrap, served with whipped cream, drizzled berry sauce, and toasted coconut

New! Shrimp and Crab with spicy mayonnaise and cucumber slices finished with creamy avocado and violet sauce

Soy-glazed Pork Shank with truffle mashed potatoes, crispy lotus flower, garlic chips, and green onion

Hanami festival drink menu

Sakura Zen Ale

Pineapple Sake

New! Blood Orange Sour with fresh mint

Taste of Marrakesh (Morocco)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Morocco

Taste of Marrakesh festival food menu

New! Moroccan Seafood Couscous with shrimp, mussels, olives, preserved lemons, and anchovy breadcrumbs

New! Shakshuka: Moroccan baked eggs in a spiced eggplant and tomato stew

New! Lemon Magdalena Cake with fig compote and sangria gel (plant-based; Garden Graze)

Taste of Marrakesh festival drink menu

New! M.I.A. Beer Company Pink Hibiscus Orange Wheat Ale, Doral, Fla.

New! Maeloc Pineapple and Pear Hard Cider, Galicia, Spain

Sangria

La Isla Fresca (Between Morocco and France)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – La Isla Fresca dishes

La Isla Fresca festival food menu

Lamb Curry with sweet plantains and rice (gluten/wheat friendly)

Sugar Cane Shrimp Skewer with steamed rice and coconut-lime sauce (gluten/wheat friendly)

Tropical Mousse Cup: layers of passion fruit cake, coconut mousse, and a tropical fruit glaze with fresh pineapple

La Isla Fresca festival drink menu

Tropical Freeze (non-alcoholic)

New! Ivanhoe Park Brewing Co. Hibiscus Guavacation Sour Beer, Orlando, Fla.

Tropical Freeze with Parrot Bay Coconut Rum

Fleur de Lys (France)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – France dishes

Fleur de Lys festival food menu

Tarte aux Oignons Caramélisés et Chèvre: goat-cheese tart with caramelized onions on a flaky pastry crust

New! Canard Confit à l’Orange aux Gnocchi à la Parisienne: braised duck confit à l’orange with Parisian gnocchi

Macaron au Chocolate en Sucette: large chocolate macaron lollipop

New! Beignet Caramélisé, Fourré Crème Vanille, Glacé au Caramel Fleur de Sel: caramelized beignet filled with vanilla cream and glazed with caramel fleur de sel

Fleur de Lys festival drink menu

Kronenbourg Blanc 1664 Draft Beer

Very Raspberry: Rosé wine with natural raspberry flavor

New! Chardonnay, Le Vieux Manoir

New! Bordeaux, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Malbec Blend, Château Lorient

La Vie en Rose Frozen Slushy: vodka, Grey Goose L’Orange Vodka, St. Germain Liqueur, white and red cranberry juice

Festival Favorites (World Showplace)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Festival Favorites dishes

Festival favorites food menu

Watermelon Salad with pickled onions, feta, and balsamic reduction (gluten/wheat friendly)

Beef Brisket Burnt Ends and Smoked Pork Belly Slider with garlic sausage, chorizo, cheddar fondue, and house-made pickle

Fried Green Tomatoes with blue crab-fennel salad, remoulade, and smoked paprika oil

Key Lime Tart with toasted meringue

Festival favorites drink menu

Frozen Lemonade (non-alcoholic)

3 Daughters Brewing Maple Bacon Stout, St. Petersburg, Fla.

Frozen Lemonade with Firefly Blackberry Moonshine

New! EPCOT Farmers Feast (World Showplace)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Farmers Feast dishes

EPCOT Farmers Feast festival food menu – Rotating Menu 1:

New! Spring Onion Soup with crispy shallots and micro chive

Duck Confit with carrot purée, roasted root vegetables, rainbow chard, and duck jus (gluten/wheat friendly)

New! Off the “Beet”en Path: profiteroles with red-beet mousse, golden beet pastry cream, whipped goat cheese cream, and candied walnuts

EPCOT Farmers Feast festival drink menu

New! 81Bay Brewing Co. Watermelon Mint Wheat Ale, Tampa, Fla.

New! Hibiscus Lemonade Cocktail featuring Islamorada Brewery and Distillery Hibiscus Gin

Cider House (World Showplace)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Cider House dishes

Cider House festival food menu

House-made Potato and Cheddar Biscuit with salmon tartare

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Tart with whipped cream

Cider House festival drink menu

New! 3 Daughters Brewing Pink Lemonade Hard Cider, St. Petersburg, Fla.

New! Bold Rock Watermelon Hard Cider, Nellysford, Va.

New! Blake’s Hard Cider Co. Triple Jam Hard Cider, Armada, Mich.

Samuel Smith Old Brewery Pure Brewed Organic Lager, Tadcaster, UK

Snakebite: Blake’s Hard Cider Co. Triple Jam Hard Cider and Samuel Smith Old Brewery. Pure Brewed Organic Lager

Cider Flight of the above options

Northern Bloom (Canada)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Canada dishes

Northern Bloom festival food menu

Seared Scallops with French green beans, butter potatoes, brown-butter vinaigrette, and apple-wood-smoked bacon (gluten/wheat friendly)

Beef Tenderloin Tips with mushroom bordelaise sauce and whipped potatoes with garden vegetables

Griddled Maple Pound Cake with warm peach compote and sweet corn gelato

Northern Bloom festival drink menu

Maple Popcorn Shake (non-alcoholic)

81Bay Brewing Apricot with maple syrup, Tampa, Fla.

Collective Arts Brewing Blackberry Fruit Beer, Hamilton, Ontario.

New! Goose Island Beer Company Lost Palate Hazy IPA with mango and cinnamon, Chicago, Ill.

Beer flight of the above options

Maple Popcorn Shake with Tap 357 Maple Rye Whisky

The Honey Bee-stro Hosted by National Honey Board (Showcase Plaza)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – The Honey Bee-stro dishes

The Honey Bee-stro festival food menu

New! Tupelo Honey and Sweet Corn Spoon Bread with jalapeños, bacon, and house-made whipped honey butter (gluten/wheat-friendly)

New! Lavender Honey Mustard-marinated Chicken Flatbread with whipped honey-ricotta cheese, marinated vegetables, and purple haze lavender goat cheese

Local Wildflower Honey-Mascarpone Cheesecake with orange blossom honey whipped cream, whipped honey, crystalized honey, honeycomb, rehydrated honey, and fennel pollen meringue kisses

The Honey Bee-stro festival drink menu

Honey-Peach Freeze in a Souvenir Spike the Bee Sipper Cup (non-alcoholic)

New! First Magnitude Brewing Co. Honey Bee Citrus Blonde Ale, Gainesville, Fla.

Florida Orange Groves Winery Orange Blossom Honey Wine, St. Petersburg, Fla

Honey-Peach Freeze with blueberry vodka

The Citrus Blossom (Showcase Plaza)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – The Citrus Blossom dishes

The Citrus Blossom festival food menu

Meyer Lemon-poached Lobster Salad with grapefruit-rosé vinaigrette, Yuzu-marinated hearts of palm, and avocado

New! Yuzu Panna Cotta (gluten/wheat friendly)

New! Citrus-braised Crispy Pork Belly with kumquat and carrot

Citrus Shortcake: orange chiffon Cake, lemon curd, mandarins, whipped cream, and citrus crumble

The Citrus Blossom festival drink menu

New! Orange-Lemon Smoothie in a Souvenir Orange Bird Sipper Cup (non-alcoholic)

Islamorada Beer Company Coconut Key Lime Ale, Fort Pierce, Fla.

First Magnitude Brewing Co. Lemon Hefeweizen, Gainesville, Fla.

New! Playalinda Brewing Company Hibiscus Lime Ale, Titusville, Fla.

Beer Flight of the above options

Orange Sunshine Wine Slushy

Refreshment Port (Showcase Plaza)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Refreshment Port Popsicle Trio

Refreshment Port festival food menu

New! House-made Italian Sausage and Peppers Poutine (plant-based)

Popsicle Trio: honeydew, raspberry mint, and coconut lime (gluten/wheat friendly)

Refreshment Port festival drink menu

New! Starcut Ciders Cidre Colada Hard Cider, Bellaire, Mich.

New! Cutwater Bloody Mary: ultra-premium vodka, all-natural tomato juice, and a dash of spice

New! Cutwater Whiskey Mule: Black Skimmer Bourbon with ginger beer, a hint of lime, and aromatic bitters

Pineapple Promenade (Showcase Plaza)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Pineapple Promenade dishes

Pineapple Promenade festival food menu

Spicy Hot Dog with pineapple chutney and plantain chips

Mixed Berry Buttermilk Cake

Dole Whip (plant-based)

Pineapple Promenade festival drink menu

Frozen Desert Violet Lemonade (non-alcoholic)

Dole Whip with Fanta (non-alcoholic)

New! 3 Daughters Brewing Tropical Hefe Wheat Ale, St. Petersburg, Fla.

New! Wicked Weed Brewing Fresh Pressed Wheat Ale with Mango, Pineapple, and Guava, Asheville, N.C.

New! Lexington Brewing & Distilling Company Alo’hop IPA, Lexington, Ky.

Pineapple Beer Flight of the above options

Playalinda Brewing Company Violet Lemonade Ale, Titusville, Fla.

Florida Orange Groves Winery Sparkling Pineapple Wine, St. Petersburg, Fla.

Dole Whip topped with Parrot Bay Coconut Rum

Trowel & Trellis Hosted by Impossible Foods (Showcase Plaza)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Trowel & Trellis dishes

Trowel & Trellis festival food menu

Grilled Street Corn on the Cob with savory garlic spread (gluten/wheat friendly; plant-based)

New! Impossible Sausage and Kale Soup (plant-based)

New! Boneless Impossible Korean Short Rib with cilantro-lime rice, Danmuji slaw, and Kimchee mayonnaise (plant-based; Garden Graze)

New! Lavender Pot de Crème with blueberry cake, pink peppercorn, and lime whipped cream (plant-based)

Trowel & Trellis festival drink menu

New! Twinings of London Energize Matcha Cranberry & Lime Green Tea (non-alcoholic)

New! Parish Brewing Co. Bloom Hazy IPA, Broussard, La.

New! Twinings of London Energize Matcha Cranberry & Lime Green Tea with Hanger 1 Makrut Lime Vodka served in a mason jar

Flavor Full Kitchen Hosted by AdventHealth (Future World West)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Flavor Full Kitchen dishes

Flavor Full Kitchen festival food menu

Grilled Baby Vegetables with hummus cream and red pepper coulis (gluten/wheat friendly; plant-based; Garden Graze)

Seared Verlasso Salmon with farro risotto and micro herbs

Strawberry Mousse with chocolate crisp pearls

Flavor Full Kitchen festival drink menu

Blood Orange Agua Fresca (non-alcoholic)

Cookie Butter Worms and Dirt (non-alcoholic)

New! EPCOT Sunshine Griddle (Future World East)

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Sunshine Griddle dishes

EPCOT Sunshine Griddle festival food menu

New! Avocado Toast with marinated toybox tomatoes and fresh goat cheese on toasted ciabatta

Shrimp and Grits: blackened shrimp and cheddar cheese grits with brown gravy and sweet corn salsa

New! Corned Beef Brisket Hash with house-made potato barrels, onions, peppers, cheese curds, and a soft-poached egg with tabasco hollandaise

New! Fried Cinnamon Roll Bites with cream-cheese frosting and candied bacon

EPCOT Sunshine Griddle festival drink menu

New! Froot Loops Shake (non-alcoholic)

New! Joffrey’s Coffee Cold Brew Cocktail with milk, Kahlúa Rum, coffee liqueur, and vanilla vodka

Joffrey’s

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival – Joffrey’s drinks

Joffrey’s Future World East festival drink menu

New! Bloomin’ Berry: frozen lemon and blackberry syrup with a splash of vodka

Joffrey’s Future World East festival drink menu

New! Citrus Sunrise: frozen lemon and passion fruit with mandarin vodka

Joffrey’s The American Adventure festival drink menu

New! Bubbly Brew: Jameson Cold Brew Whiskey and coffee with a splash of Coke

Joffrey’s Canada festival drink menu

Spring Flurry: Frozen lemon and cinnamon whiskey


There are so many menu items I can’t wait to try, especially the new ones! As a vegetarian, the Trowel and Trellis menu sounds exquisite to me – and the Tang Dynasty drink from Lotus House in China is calling my name, too. Time to go start my must-taste list before I visit Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival this year!

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Michaela was born and raised in Ohio, the coaster capital of the Midwest. With Kings Island as her local amusement park, she gained an affinity for thrill rides at a young age before later making the leap to Orlando in 2016. Passionate about helping families ball on a budget during their theme park vacations, Michaela loves offering tips and tricks for making the most of an Orlando visit. When she’s not writing about theme parks or dreaming of next year’s Halloween Horror Nights houses, she enjoys lounging with her two adopted dogs.