Disney Information Station Logo

Go Back   The DIS Discussion Forums - DISboards.com > Disney Trip Planning Forums > Disney Restaurants
Find Hotel Specials & DIScounts
 
facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS UpdatesDIS email updates
Register Chat FAQ Tickers Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read





Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 10-08-2012, 04:38 PM   #1
HollyEpcot
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 304

Nut and Peanut Allergies & EPCOT Food & Wine Festival

Any tips on how to navigate the EPCOT Food & Wine festival with food allergies? We have Peanut & Tree Nut allergic in our group. Thanks!!!!!
HollyEpcot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2012, 04:39 PM   #2
TDC Nala
1937, what a year that was
Diet Coke on Ice or Else
I apparently don't do anything they want to stimulate
 
TDC Nala's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: Not far enough outside the Beltway
Posts: 59,269
DISboards Moderator

Ask at the Festival Center about ingredient lists.

Keep in mind that the booths cannot prepare special items. Sauces/garnishes or anything that is added during plating can be left off, but check regarding cross-contamination.

If you book a special event in a restaurant, note the allergy when you book. They may be able to provide substitutions.

Special preparations cannot be made for the culinary demonstrations at the Festival Center.
__________________
TDC Nala is offline   Reply With Quote
|
The DIS
Register to remove

Join Date: 1997
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 1,000,000
Old 10-08-2012, 05:20 PM   #3
HollyEpcot
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 304

Thanks! Is the festival center in the former "Wonders of Life" pavillion?
HollyEpcot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2012, 08:06 PM   #4
gigi1313
DIS Veteran
 
gigi1313's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Long Island, New York
Posts: 9,189

Having been there, my advice is to skip it! Or at leat skip the tastings.

We checked in at festival center and they told us to ask for a chef at each booth... After waiting half an hour at each of the first few booths, we gave up... It was torture! And just not worth it! Especially since the chefs we did encounter did not have English as their first language and did not understand the concern...
__________________
numerous offsite vacations beginning in '79 honeymoon in march '92 AS Sports sept '99
CBR sept '01Pop sept '04POFQ/AKL aug/sept '05 Pop Jan '06 ASMusic sept '06
CBR Aug '07 BC Sept '08 CSR Feb '09 POR Aug '09 ASMovies Nov '09 POR Aug '10
PC & GF CL Jan '11POR Nov '11 DCL Fantasy May '12 BWalk&ASM Jan '13 PC Sept '13
DCL Magic B2B Jan '14DCL Magic May '14 DCL Dream August '14 DCL Fantasy Jan '15
gigi1313 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2012, 11:48 PM   #5
HollyEpcot
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 304

Thanks!
HollyEpcot is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
allergic, allergies, epcot, food & wine, peanut



Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates
GET OUR DIS UPDATES DELIVERED BY EMAIL



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:55 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Copyright © 1997-2014, Werner Technologies, LLC. All Rights Reserved.