Confectioneries & Food Items
EAST END MARKET‒ In the Audubon Park Garden District you’ll find a collection of restaurants and upscale food stalls along with homemade breads, artisan coffee and wine. Recently mentioned in the New York Times. B,L, D (daily). www.eastendmkt. com. 3201 Corrine Drive, 321.236.3316.
M&M’S WORLD ‒ Lose yourself in chocolate heaven with vast, colorful dispensers of America’s favorite chocolate treat that melts in your mouth, not in your hands. Open daily. www.mymms.com. The Florida Mall, 8001 S. Orange Blossom Trail, 407.850.4000.
PETERBROOKE CHOCOLATIER‒ Get your chocolate fix at this creative confectionery store. Freshpicked strawberries are hand-dipped daily. Other chocolate products include chocolate potato chips, Nutter Butters and Rice Crispy Treats. Also, don’t miss the chocolate-covered popcorn, which was created by the company’s owner. Open daily. www.peterbrooke.com. 300 S. Park Ave., Winter Park, 407.644.3200.
THE ANCIENT OLIVE ‒ The Ancient Olive imports the freshest extra virgin olive oils to found anywhere in the country, including single varietals and infused selections like blood orange and basil. Sample from their 60-plus stainless steel tanks and ask expert advice on choosing oil and balsamic pairings for dressings and marinades. www.theancientolive. com. 324 N. Park Ave., 321.972.1899.
TRADER JOE’S ‒ This specialty grocery store chain is a fan-favorite for shoppers looking for unique and quality items at discount prices, like the three-buck chuck wines or the oh-so-good cookie butter. www.traderjoes.com. 131 N. Orlando Ave., Winter Park, 407.622.0874; 8323 W. Sand Lake Road.
WHOLE FOODS‒ Whole Foods offers a huge array of organic produce, meats and a great selection of imported cheeses and wines, perfect for a theme park picnic or an in-room snack. www.wholefoodsmarket.com. 8003 Turkey Lake Road, 407.355.7100