SAHUARITA, Ariz. – Visitors to Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida will have the opportunity to enjoy Green Valley Pecan Company’s pecans at the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays. The event—previously known as Holidays Around the World—kicked off on Nov. 19 and runs through Dec. 30. Featuring holiday traditions from Epcot’s 11 World Showcase nations, the Festival includes seasonal musical performances, a candlelight processional, and Holiday Kitchens.
Green Valley Pecans are featured in the “American Holiday Table,” located in the American Adventure Pavilion. Entrees include slow-roasted turkey and seared pork tenderloin. The dessert—Chocolate Pecan Tart with Whipped Cream and Caramel Sauce—is made with pecans from Green Valley Pecan Company.
“Green Valley Pecan Company is so excited to be a part of the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays,” said Paula Beemer, Marketing Manager for Green Valley Pecan Company. “For our pecans to be selected for use in the Chocolate Pecan Tart at the American Holiday Table highlights the quality of our pecans and our standing in the industry. It’s an honor to represent America in this showcase of foods from around the world and to work with such a prestigious organization that puts smiles on the faces of families from all over.”
More information about the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays can be found at https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/events-tours/epcot/holiday-festival.