Comfort food: Disney releases recipe for the world-famous churros from its parks
LOS ANGELES - While Disney has closed all its parks until further notice amid the coronavirus outbreak, the company has released a recipe for its highly coveted churros for anyone looking to whip up the magic of Disneyland in their own kitchen.
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“These past few weeks, we’ve seen many of you sharing Disney recipes and creating your very own magical moments right at home,” wrote Alex Dunlap, Disney’s food & beverage communications coordinator in a blog post for the company.
“While our parks are temporarily closed, you can still enjoy a delicious Disney churro – because you can make them yourself at home!” Dunlap added.
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The recipe consists of eight ingredients that are typically found in most pantries, and renders “churro bites” -- the perfect little snack to share during self-isolation.
The ingredients include:
1 cup water
8 tablespoons butter
¼ teaspoon salt
¾ teaspoon ground cinnamon, divided
1 ¼ cups all-purpose flour
1 ½ cups vegetable or canola oil
½ cup sugar
The blog has step-by-step video instructions on how to make the delicious treat.