. Thanks for providing the recipe . The DFB Guide to the 2020 Epcot Food & Wine Festival e-Book Now Available for pre-order! Disney World Restaurant Search Tool I never tried it at Kona (despite all the raves) but following this recipe was super Hmm. That was our first trip to Disney with three kids. Yes. All rights reserved. Booth in EPCOT Was Made For YOU! Yum! The chef’s at Didney prep the night before. 4. For Tonga toast: Place a bread slice flat on the counter and tear out just enough from the middle (do not tear all the way through) to stuff half a banana into; repeat with each bread slice. Info for Gluten Free, Vegetarian, and other Special Diets in Disney Here's the thing though. 1 1/3 cup whole milk They could possibly sell you a loaf without slicing. Disney Dining Plans Ive made this before. 1 loaf sourdough bread (uncut, 12 inches long) Slice the bread into four three-inch-thick slices. © 2020 The Disney Food Blog. I used a cast iron pan on the stove with 1/4 -1/2 cup of oil heated enough not to burn I think I’ll try it that way. Wine And Spirit Tags Are Perfect For Holidays, These Candles Smell Like Dunkin' Coffee And Donuts, The Best Kitchen Deals For Black Friday 2020, Steve Kornacki Projected Thanksgiving Desserts, This content is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page to help users provide their email addresses. Terms of Service (Origionaly) Slice the bread into four three-inch-thick slices. Can You Spot the Hidden Mickey’s On EPCOT’s Incredible Gingerbread Display? Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. to get into the bread. It really worked out great when I put the bananas in I smashed it down and it stayed together in the oil. Those that did, however, were extremely passionate about the subject. 1. I made it before I went to WDW (after hearing all the good reviews about it) and I actually got some from the Poly when I was at WDW in March. Using two spatulas helps in the flipping process. I used a loaf of bakery italian bread- regular slices but I didn’t scoop them out for the bananas. You really want that heat to reach the inside and For official Disney information, visit Disney directly. Thankfully, it's ridiculously easy to make at home. A FLUFFY Chip ‘n Dale Spirit Jersey Is Now Available in EPCOT! Great recipe!! Stuff your bread cover and fruit based or other with this -it would just be too sweet. 1 teaspoon vanilla Then use a paring knife to make a slit in the center of a slice and stuff the bread with bananas. Did they use coconut oil for the frying mefium? warm up the bananas to bring out their flavor. Here is my attempt at recreating Disney’s Polynesian Resort Kona Café’s Tonga Toast with Strawberry Compote. Disney Food Post Round-Up: February 14, 2010, Review: Kona Cafe Breakfast at Disney’s Polynesian Resort, The Most Popular Disney World Restaurants (and Alternatives When They’re Full), Review: Breakfast at Kona Cafe in Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort, 2020 Epcot Food & Wine Festival Details and Events, 2020 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Booths and Menus. The White Christmas Tree Popcorn Bucket Is BACK in Stock in Disney World! Ordering a Cake in Disney World Look Merry and Bright Wearing the New EPCOT Festival of the Holidays MagicBand! You Can Make Disney's Famous Tonga Toast At Home, Here's the True Story Behind Jelly Belly's Booger, Here's Exactly How to Make Tate's Chocolate Chip Cookies at Home. 1 loaf of unsliced bakery style bread sliced into 2-3 inch thick slices I cannot find unsliced Texas Toast anywhere near me! Mix sugar and cinnamon in medium bowl (large enough to roll toast) with a fork until thoroughly blended. Dip stuffed bread into batter, covering both sides, allowing excess batter to drip off bread and place carefully into hot oil. I’m a diabetic (have been for six months now), and that’s what I’d do. Lauren Miyashiro is the Food Director for Delish.com. I found We will have it again when we go back in 2016. My first taste of the Tonga Toast at the Polynesian was in 1982. slice 6 strawberries in place in a small pot add sugar and vanilla cook it medium high for 5 to 7 minutes until mixture starts to boil. Instructions: 7. But if you, like me, can’t get to Disney World everytime the craving for Tonga Toast strikes, you’re in luck! Instructions for Strawberry Compote: In a medium saucepot, bring 6 sliced strawberries, sugar and vanilla to boil over medium heat. Also, any friends who want to try their hand at breadmaking? Delish editors handpick every product we feature. Cut each banana in half crosswise, then each piece lengthwise. 1. You don't need to fly to the Disney World to enjoy it. Check Out ALL the New EPCOT Holiday Promenades With Us! Which Character Meal is Right For You? 1 tablespoon granulated sugar, Tonga Toast Ingredients: 10 large strawberries Filed Under: Cult Favorites, disney resorts, Polynesian Resort, Recipe, Table-Service Tagged With: Captain Cook's, Disney recipe, disney recipes, diy disney at home, Kona Cafe, Tonga Toast, tonga toast recipe. 2 teaspoons cinnamon, Batter Ingredients: 5. Best Disneyland Restaurants for First-Timers! 2. At this point you'll be very anxious to dig in. Looking at the pictures, I can still taste it. Simply cook down strawberries with some sugar in a saucepan until it's reduced and syrupy. Any ideas? Videos and Pics! But, the Disney way to eat Tonga Toast is with strawberry compote. Privacy Policy. Essentially, it's a HUGE slice of French toast that's stuffed with bananas, deep-fried, tossed in cinnamon-sugar, and served with strawberry compote, i.e heaven. The Best Place To Watch Disney's Fireworks Is... How to Make a Taco Bell Double Decker at Home, Unicorn Toast Is How To Wake Up And Feel ~*MAGICAL. since 1980 some years 3 visits I am annual pass holder. Was so much better then! Why did Disney attempt to kill this all time favorite? You can easily make it yourself, without Mickey and sans deep-fryer. Or here to see the Disney Food Blog IN the news. If needed, turn toast over after 2 minutes and cook for another 2 minutes on other side. Privacy Policy 4 large eggs Check out our Disney Recipes 2 large bananas, peeled. Past Disney World and Disneyland Food and Wine Festival Coverage, Click here for the latest Disney Food news! The Festival Favorites Booth Is a Blast From Past EPCOT Festivals in Disney World! Recommended Disney World Restaurants for First-Timers, Recommended Disneyland Restaurants for First-Timers, « Be Our Guest Restaurant Opens December 6, 2012, in Disney World’s Fantasyland, 2012 Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic Menus, Meet the Chefs, Special Rates ». Let us know in comments! Making Advance Dining Reservations at Disney Restaurants We may earn commission from the links on this page. I don’t think you need a “syrup” News: Disney Releases More Park Hours for February 2021! The Prost! 1 quart canola oil, for frying to a whole other level. the bread but hot enough to cook it within 4 mins. It will taste more like what you get at Kona, yes this It’s a must have on every visits!! Disney Food Blog does not claim to represent the Walt Disney Company in any way and is not employed by or affiliated with The Walt Disney Company. I love that and can’t find a recipe anywhere! what was changed it WAS a must get but now not so much. Yes. ingredients I made it today using hamburger buns. this is not overly sweet but it is well balanced with the Tonga Toast. We ate ours with just sliced fresh strawberries and it was heavenly. 3. Cook until strawberries... Slice bread into 2 inch thick slices. Brioche works great, but Pullman is also a good choice. Use code CHEFS for a 20% Discount! For batter: Is this deep fried, or can I make this on my stove? 1. . Preheat oil to 350 degrees F in a large pot or a deep fryer. Michele — Do you have a local bakery? Each time we make a date for the Tonga breakfast. To make things easier, we shallow-fried and were very pleased with crispy, golden results. There’d be a better than 50% chance to have folks knocking on my door, lol! To start, you'll need a white unsliced loaf. Food and Wine Festival Fans Facebook Page, 2020 Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival Details, Disney World Restaurants, Menus, and DINING REVIEWS, Disneyland Restaurants, Menus, and DINING REVIEWS, Making Advance Dining Reservations at Disney Restaurants, Info for Gluten Free, Vegetarian, and other Special Diets in Disney.