Thursday, July 13, 2023

Food News BITES from Around Orlando (July 2023)

This month, Jaleo Disney Springs is offering the ultimate Spanish experience with Flamenco Fridays, featuring live performances from talented flamenco dancers during dinner service. Beginning at 7:30 p.m. on every Friday, guests can enjoy delicious Spanish tapas and shareable pans of paella, while watching a mesmerizing art form — unique to the Southern regions of Spain — that is filled with flare and raw emotion. Tantalizing tapas include Tortilla de Patatas, Spanish omelet with potatoes and onions, while larger plates include Lubina a La Pobre, whole roasted Branzino served with potatoes, olive oil and fresh herbs, and of course — a variety of wood-fire grilled paellas. Superb sangrias, cocktails and wine are also available. Flamenco Fridays are perfect for families and friends to get together on summer nights for a memorable evening. Make reservations here before the month is out.


Chicken Guy! introduces a new milkshake flavor to its family of signature handspun creations, available until Sept. 24. The Sunshine Shake radiates summer vibes, featuring hand-spun vanilla soft serve and fresh Florida orange juice, topped with delicious whipped cream. This treat is perfect on its own and even better accompanied by Chicken Guy!’s line up of fried chicken tenders, sandwiches, sides and signature sauces. 


On Saturday, July 22, the renowned Venetian Chop House at the Caribe Royale Orlando will host an exclusive gastronomic experience featuring a bespoke tasting menu thoughtfully designed to pair with a selection of rosé wines. For one night only, with reservations for individual seatings from  6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., attendees will relax in a sophisticated setting while savoring the most delicate nuances and refreshing characteristics of rosé wines. These curated selections of wines will accompany the flavor-rich tasting menu, with every dish perfectly harmonizing with a wine counterpart. Priced at $125 per person (tip and tax not included), this immersive evening of culinary excellence promises to be captivating for every foodie. (Book on Open Table HERE.)


In honor of National Day of the Cowboy, Cowboy Chicken Kissimmee welcomes all guests to wear a cowboy hat and boots and enjoy a Cowboy Plate on the house all day on Saturday, July 22, 2023

Guests wearing a cowboy hat and boots will receive a complimentary Cowboy Plate of ¼ white or dark chicken with one side. Guests will receive 50% off when wearing a cowboy hat or boots. One per guest, in-store only on Saturday, July 22, 2023, at Cowboy Chicken Kissimmee. 

Cowboy Chicken Kissimmee Operating Partner Phil Yohannes