Walt Disney Parks' Most Jaw-Dropping Life-Size Gingerbread Displays

The pastry teams at Disney Parks continue their annual tradition of baking some of the most stunning gingerbread and chocolate displays in the country, creating true destination-worthy displays of food as art.

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Gingerbread D.C. Landmarks

WHERE: Epcot, The American Adventure Pavilion, Walt Disney World

The U.S. Capitol Building, Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial come to life in a sweet way with more than 50 pounds of gingerbread, 20 pounds of icing, handcrafted chocolate holiday trees, a pond made entirely of sugar and six hidden Mickeys.

Gingerbread D.C. Landmarks

Gingerbread D.C. Landmarks

Gingerbread D.C. Landmarks

Gingerbread D.C. Landmarks

Gingerbread D.C. Landmarks

Gingerbread D.C. Landmarks

Gingerbread House

WHERE: Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Orlando, Fla.

Peek at the life-size holiday gingerbread house in the hotel lobby, featuring more than 10,000 pieces of gingerbread. The Bake Shop uses a classic gingerbread recipe from Austria to make their gingerbread houses, ornaments and cookies. This year, the gingerbread house pin will feature penguins from Mary Poppins while celebrating its 19th year as a tradition at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa.

Gingerbread House

Gingerbread House

Gingerbread House

Gingerbread House

Gingerbread House

Gingerbread House

Gingerbread House

Gingerbread Town Center

WHERE: Amorette's Patisserie, Disney Springs, Orlando, Fla.

This incredibly edible holiday display represents the story behind the iconic Town Center at Disney Springs and includes 45 pounds of bread flour, 15 pounds of dark chocolate, 10 pounds of confectioners' sugar, 15 pounds of eggs, 15 pounds of honey and one hidden heart.

Gingerbread Town Center

Gingerbread Town Center

Gingerbread Town Center

Gingerbread Town Center

Gingerbread Town Center

Gingerbread Town Center

Gingerbread Town Center

Gingerbread Town Center

Gingerbread Carousel

WHERE: Disney's Yacht & Beach Club Resorts, Orlando, Fla.

This life-size, edible spinning carousel is a holiday tradition at Disney's Yacht & Beach Club Resort, celebrating its 18th year. Lilo & Stitch-themed carousel horses with coordinating, hand-painted holiday characters join handcrafted gingerbread snowmen and snowflakes while spinning round and round. This year, 18 hidden Mickeys will be added to commemorate each year of this beloved tradition and the holiday pin will feature Lilo & Stitch.

Gingerbread Carousel

Gingerbread Carousel

Gingerbread Carousel

Gingerbread Carousel

Gingerbread Carousel

Gingerbread Carousel

Gingerbread Carousel

Gingerbread Castle

WHERE: Disney's Contemporary Resort, Third Floor, Orlando, Fla.

Cinderella's Castle is recreated in a Mary Blair-style set on an "It's a Small World" backdrop with oversized gingerbread cookies depicting Cinderella and Prince Charming greeting guests from the Castle Forecourt. The 18-foot-tall display is crafted from thousands of gingerbread blocks, rolled fondant and modeling chocolate.

Gingerbread Castle

Gingerbread Castle

Gingerbread Castle

Gingerbread Castle

Gingerbread Castle

Gingerbread Castle

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