2016 Dorney Park Mansion House Meal

150905 Dorney Park Mansion House Hotel

One of our favorite times of year is during Haunt, because, well it is a lot of FUN to experience the parks in a new light darkness. We also love the Halloween season because it is one time of year the Cedar Fair parks really let the executive chefs skills shine through by creating unique dining experiences.

One particular park has really shined in recent years at Dorney Park. Their Mansion House meal has turned out some absolute incredible food not only in taste but in presentation.

References:

2015 Mansion House Meal
2014 Mansion House Meal

This year Executive Chef Malo Jones takes on his inaugural Mansion House Meal with a fresh new menu.

Mansion House dinners take place on Saturday evenings (October 8, 15, 22, 29, 2016) at 5:30 in the Mansion House haunt dining room.

Just like in past years, the menu sounds incredible. Lets take a look!

Appetizer
Shrimp Dip (Gulf shrimp married with cream cheese, sherry, garlic, Parmesan, served with French bread)
OR
Grilled Vegetable Neapolitan (Marinated vegetables and fresh herbs with chive infusion oil and balsamic glaze)

Salad Selection
Market salad (Baby greens with seedless cucumbers teardrop tomatoes and shredded carrots with signature dressing)
OR
Classic Caesar (Crisp romaine, parmesan, butter croutons with Classic dressing)

Choice of Entree
Black Angus Rib Eye laced with a roasted shallot demi glace with red skin mashed potatoes and roasted vegatables
OR
Chicken Madeira Pan seared chicken breast and wild mushroom medley served with angel hair pasta and asparagus
OR
Seafood Crab Cakes served with lemon and black pepper aioli, roasted corn and fennel risotto and tossed greens
OR
Vegetarian Bistro Noodles chiffonade vegetables cooked Pan Asian served with grilled tofu lettuce wraps

Dessert Selection
Warm S’more Fritters
OR
Strawberry Flambé Sundae

Meal only pricing is $74.99/person or $99.99/person as a combo admission and meal ticket.

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2016 Dorney Park Fright Feast

Valleyfair 2014 Fright Feast

One of our favorite events during Dorney Park Haunt is the Mansion House Meal, offering a premium dining experience in the Mansion House Haunt. Dorney has also brought back Fright Feast, offering an all-you-can-eat meal.

While they do not say where this season’s Fright Feast will be held, we know from the 2015 Fright Feast that they held the event in the Food Fest Grove.

Fright Feast takes place from 6:00-7:30 pm daily during Haunt.

The menu includes Flame Grilled Hamburgers, Grilled Chicken Breast Sandwiches, BBQ Ribs, Hot Dogs, Corn on the Cob side salad, chips, brownies, ice cream and Coca Cola Beverages.

New this year, Dorney includes an All-Season souvenir drink bottle with purchase of Fright Feast. In the past they included a one-time use front of the line pass.

Meal tickets only are $18.00. Combo admission and Fright Feast tickets are $43 (September) or $48 (October). Considering an admission ticket is $38, getting Fright Feast is a great bargain when purchased as a combo.

Photo ©Cedar Fair

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2016 Knott’s Scary Farm Amber Waves Haunt Menu

160419 Knott's Berry Farm Amber Waves

Are you visiting Knott’s Scary Farm and looking for some unique eats? Then try the 2016 Knott’s Scary Farm Amber Waves Haunt Menu for food & cocktails. Amber Waves is located inside the Knott’s Hotel. The restaurant will offer a special menu just for Scary Farm that will offer unique food and beverage items you will not find in the park.

Haunt Shooters- $9.25

Potion No. 9 (151 Rum, Jager, Watermelon Vodka, Cinnamon Schnapps, Vodka, Rum, Peach Schnapps, Malibu)

The Venomous Apple (Serpent’s Bite Apple-Cider Whiskey, 151 Rum, Butterscotch Schnapps and a splash of Cranberry Juice)

Poison Boysen (Grape Vodka, Chambord, Triple Sec, Knott’s Boysenberry Punch)

Jack O’ Lantern’s Revenge (Cruzan Vanilla Rum, 151 Rum, Captain Morgan’s Rum, Butterscotch Schnapps, and a blend of tantalizing flavors to concoct this pumpkin flavored shooter (non-dairy))

The Flaming Pineapple (Fireball Whiskey, Apple Pucker, Pineapple Juice)

Toothless Witch (151 Rum, Cranberry Juice, Red Bull, Watermelon Pucker)

Cocktails to Die For!

Nuclear Meltdown (Mandarin Vodka, Malibu Pineapple Rum, Midori, Gin, Triple Sec, Creme De Banana, Blue Curacao, Sprite, Orange and Pineapple Juices)- $21.99 (22 oz); $32.99 (50 oz)

Crystal Headstone (Crystal Head Vodka, Chambord Liqueur, Wildberry Puree, Sweet & Sour, Sprite)- $11.50

The Night Crawler (Kraken Black Spiced Rum, Patron XO Cage, Ice Cream Mix, splash of Root Beer, poured over Chocolate Mud (syrup on glass))- $10.75

The Sadistic Gun Slinger (Bulleit Bourbon, Pama Liqueur, Cherry Muddled with Cinnamon, Sugar, Bitters and splash of soda water)- $10.50

Wicked Watermelon (Midori, Peach Schnapps, Watermelon Vodka, Cranberry and Orange Juices)- $10.50

Ghost Town Bloody Massacre (Infused Jalapeno Vodka, House Bloody Mary Mix, Topped with salami, bacon, African peppers, a host of veggies and served with a side of onion rings)- $16.50

Lurking Mermaid (Captain Morgan Spice Rum, Malibu Banana Rum, Lime Juice, Pineapple Juice, Blue Curacao)- $10.75

RedRum (Malibu Rum, Myers Dark Rum, White Rum, Captain Morgan’s, 151 Rum, Cherry Juice, Coke)- $11.00

Dragon’s Breath (Bacardi Dragon Berry, 151 Rum, Midori, Watermelon Vodka, Oasis Strawberry, Margarita Mix)- $11.00

Black Widow (Bacardi Dragon Berry Rum, Bacardi Limon Rum, Orange Juice, Pineapple Juice and a dash of boysenberry)- $10.75

The Deranged Mango (Tequila, Peach Vodka, Mango Puree, splash of Lime Juice, Chamoy, Rimmed with Tajin and a Tamarindo Stick)- $11.75

Ghoulish Appetizer Menu

The Diablo Platter (Inferno wings, The Grave Digger, The Drunken Pretzel, Slaughterhouse Sliders, and Killer Pickles)- $23.50

The Drunken Pretzel (Warm Bavarian style soft pretzel sticks, glazed and seasoned with sea salt, paired with a spicy beer cheese sauce)- $10.50

Inferno Wings (Chicken wings tossed in house red chili, Sambal, orange sauce)- $13.50

Knott’s Slaughterhouse Farm Sliders (Angus beef sliders topped with house made boysenberry chipotle barbecue sauce, bacon, and American cheese)- $13.75

Killer Pickles (Deep fried Kosher pickles coated with corn masa served with spicy ranch dipping sauce)- $10.75

The Grave Digger (Tater tots loaded with cheese, bacon bits, jalapenos, chopped celery, and tomatoes)- $11.50

Rabid Dogs (Premium all beef frank sliders with spicy jalepeno relish, tomatoes, and salsa crema. $12.00

Risen from the Garden (Grilled herb flatbread with assorted crisp garden vegetables and spicy Hummus for dipping)- $10.25

The Burning Flatbread (Oven fired flatbread with fiery buffalo sauce, roasted chicken, melted mozzarella cheese and pepperoni)- $12.00

Amber Waves is open daily until 10:00 pm. Bar service available until 11:00 pm Sunday-Thursday and Midnight Friday-Saturday.

What from this menu will bring you in from the fog?

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