Review: Holiday Hearth Booth at EPCOT’s Festival of the Holidays

by | Dec 4, 2020 | EPCOT, WDW Blog, WDW Food, WDW News

EPCOT’s Festival of the Holidays is here at Walt Disney World, and so is our honest, ad-free review of the Holiday Hearth booth!

Disney announced the menu items for Festival of the Holidays, but we’re filling in the blanks with prices and reviews… so you know what’s worth your snack dollar!

Holiday Hearth is located within the World Showplace—the indoor festival center in between the UK and Canada Pavilions!

Red Velvet Mini Bundt Cake

The Red Velvet Mini Bundt Cake

Photo by Sara Bryce

Price: $4.00

This picture-perfect treat was the one thing I was most excited to try—with the festive colors it is perfect for this time of year! One thing is for sure though; this cake is SWEET!

Let’s talk about the red velvet base—absolutely delicious. It was moist, flavorful, and melt-in-your-mouth fantastic. What threw me for a loop was the cream cheese icing. 

The icing was thick and you could almost taste the granules of sugar throughout it, it was that sweet. Now I am partial to desserts, but that icing was too much for me. 

For $4.00, this cake is incredibly affordable and a great portion size—I would recommend trying it for yourself if you have a huge sweet tooth!


See ALL of the Festival of the Holidays Booth Menus


Salted Caramel Spaceship Earth Cookie

Spaceship Earth shaped sugar cookie holiday hearth booth

Photo by Sara Bryce

Price: $5.25

This delicious cookie is so so cute and has incredible flavors! It’s a sugar cookie sandwich with salted caramel filling inside and is light and buttery while also being sweet and tasty. 

The consistency of this cookie was perfect, it is without a doubt my favorite dessert from Holiday Hearth. At $5.25, this would be a lovely treat to bring back and enjoy on the ride back home. 

Mouse Crunch

Mouse Crunch- festive, colorful trail mix

Photo by Sara Bryce

Price: $6.50

If you love sweet trail mixes, this one is simply the cutest. In a Festival of the Holidays branded bag, this treat includes two types of sweet popcorn, chocolate covered pretzels and M&Ms. 

Portion wise, this is definitely a sharable snack. It is the most expensive item we tried at $6.50, but you could easily split this with 2 or 3 people. 

I personally am not a sweet trail mix fan, though the convenient packaging allowed me to bring it home for my fiancé to have a try—he loved it!

The saltiness of the pretzels really balanced out the different sweet flavors from the other items in the mix. 

Review: Holiday Hearth

A spread of the Mini Bundt Cake, Mouse Crunch and Spaceship Earth Cookie

Photo by Sara Bryce

If you’re searching for a booth with the best variety of desserts, Holiday Hearth is the way to go!

While each item was not exactly my cup of tea, the range of items here is impressive compared to some of the other booths we’ve tried. 

From savory to sweet treats, Holiday Hearth also has a respectable cost to portion ratio allowing you to get some serious bang for your buck!

Holiday Sweets & Treats Menu

Food:

  • Red Velvet Mini Bundt Cake with Cream Cheese Icing; 4.00
  • Salted Caramel Spaceship Earth Cookie®; $5.25
  • Snowball Cookies; $4.00
  • Peppermint Bark; $6.25
  • Stollen: Holiday Fruit Cake; $4.25
  • Mouse Crunch; $6.50

Drinks:

  • Gingerbread Milkshake (Non-Alcoholic); $4.50
  • Hot Cocoa; $3.50
  • Gingerbread Milkshake with Whipped Cream Vodka; $11.00
  • Cocoa Candy Cane; $11.00
    • Hot Cocoa with Peppermint Schnapps

A simple list: See all the festival booth menus right here


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Written by Sara Bryce

Written by Sara Bryce

Sara is an event coordinator and lifelong Disney fan lucky enough to be living in the theme park capital of the world! When she’s not reporting for WDW Magazine, you can find her shooting Disney style, planning her wedding (yay!), or reading a good book. For more about Sara, check out her Instagram and website.