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Limited-Time Tasting Sampler Experience at Animal Kingdom

December 8, 2018

The Food and Wine Festival may be finished in Epcot, but that doesn’t mean the food adventures have to end. This time, it’s Animal Kingdom’s turn to get in on the culinary experience with their limited-time Tasting Sampler

December 22, 2018 – January 2, 2019 

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When you purchase the Tasting Sampler, you’ll receive a pre-loaded $35 digital gift card via email for only $30! This gift card will contain a bar code that can be added to your digital wallet and can be scanned at over 40 outdoor carts and kiosks throughout the park. Enjoy a variety of savory and sweet plates, and specialty alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages of your choosing.

In addition to the gift card, you also enjoy preferred seating for the second showing of the “Rivers of Light” nighttime show. (Preferred seating is limited to one person per gift card for the second showing of “Rivers of Light” on the night that you select.)


Try out a few new offerings such as Shrimp Curry and Chicken Curry Bowls at Kusafiri Bakery, House-smoked Pastrami Sliders at Smiling Crocodile, Buffalo Chicken Chips at Trilo-Bites, Pulled Pork or Shrimp Mac and Cheese plates at Eight Spoon Cafe, Korean Fiery Beef Sliders and Tuna Bao at Caravan Road, and more! 

The park’s regular offerings, like popcorn, glazed nuts, craft beer, and ice cream are also available. Grab a Pineapple Dole Whip Float at Tamu Tamu, a Pineapple Lumpia at Pongu Pongu, a Chili Cheese Dog at Dino Diner, or some Seasoned Fries at Mister Kamal’s.

Pick up a map at either Creature Comforts or Isle of Java to see all of the participating venues.

Purchasing the Package

The Tasting Sampler is available online for $30 per package (includes the egift card). If you purchased multiple tasting samplers during a single transaction, the value of your purchase will be combined in a single digital value card. 

You may also call 407 WDW-DINE at least 24 hours prior to arriving at the park. A limited number of Tasting Samplers will be available for each day.

For more information on this event, you may visit Walt Disney World’s Website.

DISCLAIMER: The digital gift card that comes with the Disney’s Animal Kingdom Tasting Sampler may only be used for food and beverage purchases at select carts and kiosks throughout Disney’s Animal Kingdom. It cannot be used at quick-service or table-service restaurants and cannot be reloaded at any time. is not authorized or endorsed by, or officially connected with The Walt Disney Company, or any of their affiliates. For official Disney information, visit

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