This official recipe for Disney Churro bites comes right from Disney Parks Blog! Mini churros that are crispy on the outside, soft on the inside, and packed with cinnamon sugar. Pair them with some chocolate sauce and you’ll have a snack just like you can get at Walt Disney World!
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About Disney Churro Bites
I love a good Disneyland Churro, and already have a yummy recipe for them here on this site. Churros are such a great snack/dessert, because you can change them up and add flavors to make them different every time you eat them.
Disney’s original recipe recipe changes them up into bite-sized portions. My kids loved them!
Where to Get Churro Bites at Walt Disney World
At Pecos Bill’s the mini churros are served with chocolate sauce and let me tell you, the combination tastes like heaven. When we made our own churro bites, we had to add our own chocolate dipping sauce as well. You can use a jar of hot fudge sold at the grocery store with ice cream toppings, or you can make your own chocolate ganache in the microwave, using this recipe!
Disney Churro Bites Ingredients
*Ingredient amounts are located in the recipe card at the end of this post.
Gathering the ingredients for homemade Disney Churro Bites invites the enchantment of Walt Disney World right into your kitchen. Here’s what you’ll need:
- Water, the base of our churro dough adventure.
- Butter, adding richness for that authentic Disney Parks flavor.
- Salt & Cinnamon, the dynamic duo that introduces the magical zest.
- All-Purpose Flour, the foundation that shapes our beloved Disneyland Churros.
- Eggs, to bind our dough with a whisk of fairy dust.
- Oil, Sugar, to fry and coat our churros bites, making them irresistible.
- Hot Fudge or Chocolate Ganache, for dipping, brings us closer to the original recipe enjoyed at the theme park.
How to Make Disney Parks Churro Bites
[Step 2] Reduce the heat to low and add the flour. Use a silicone spatula to Stir until it forms a ball. Let the dough rest for about 7 minutes.
[Step 3] Stir in the eggs, one at a time. (I used my food processor for this step and it worked like a champ!)
[Step 4] Heat oil to 350 degrees. While the oil is heating, add spoon dough into a large piping bag or plastic bag with a large star tip. When the hot oil has reached 350 degrees, pipe the churro batter into the oil and use a knife to cut it off when it is about 2 inches long.
[Step 6] Add the sugar and 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon to a bowl and mix together. Place 2 or 3 churro bites to the bowl and cover with the cinnamon-sugar mixture.
Helpful Kitchen Tools
- Sauce Pan
- Silicone Spatula
- Food Processor
- Food/Candy Thermometer
- Slotted Spoon
- Silicone Tongs
- Paper Towels
- Piping Bag
- Large Star Tip
How to Store Leftovers
Made too many Disney Churro Bites? No worries! Storing leftovers is a breeze. Pop them in an airtight container and they’ll retain their crispness for days. If they seem a bit soft when you’re ready to indulge again, just pop them in the oven for a few minutes to bring back that delightful crunch.
This way, the magic of Disneyland Churros isn’t just a one-time wonder. You, my fellow Disney enthusiasts, can relive the joy of those ever-popular Disney churros bites, making every day feel a little bit more like you’re wandering through the Most Magical Place on Earth.
Dipping Sauce Ideas
Nothing complements those crispy, sugary Disney Churro Bites like the perfect dipping sauce. Here’s where you can truly bring the magic of Disney Parks into your home kitchen by getting creative with these delightful pairings:
- Traditional Chocolate Ganache: A classic that never disappoints, bringing you closer to the very essence of Disneyland churros.
- Luxurious Caramel Sauce: For those who dream of an extra layer of sweetness, mirroring the enchantment of the Most Magical Place on Earth.
- Peanut Butter Whipped Cream: For a decadent flavor, try dipping your churro bites in this homemade Peanut Butter Whipped Cream.
- Sweet Cream Cheese Sauce: This sauce reminds me of a mix between cream cheese frosting and no bake cheesecake. It’s delicious served with these bites.
Don’t shy away from mixing and matching these ideas or creating your very own Disney-inspired concoctions. Each dip can transform your homemade churro bites into a new adventure, making every bite a moment to cherish.
Making this copycat Disney Churro recipe right in our kitchens serves as a delightful bridge to the memories and magic of Disney parks. There’s something genuinely enchanting about recreating an iconic treat like the every popular Disney churros, bringing a taste of the Most Magical Place on Earth to our homes.
Whether it’s the original recipe flavored with classic cinnamon sugar or a creative twist with caramel sauce, each bite envelops us in the joy and nostalgia that only Disney can provide. I urge you—whether you’re a seasoned Disney Parks Blog reader, a Disneyland regular, or someone dreaming of their first visit to Walt Disney World—to embrace the fun of cooking and sharing these famous churros. Let’s keep the spirit of Disney alive in our hearts and kitchens, making every day a bit more magical with homemade churro bites.
More Disney Recipes to Try:
- Easy Mickey Beignets
- Disneyland’s Raspberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Easy Mickey Pretzels
- Cookie Num Nums
- Homemade Dole Whip
- Disney World Cronuts
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