Skip to Content

Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad {Animal Kingdom Lodge’s Boma}

Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad {Animal Kingdom Lodge’s Boma}
Recipe Disclaimer
  • The recipe contained in this Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad {Animal Kingdom Lodge's Boma} was given to me by Walt Disney World Guest Services or a Disney Chef at the restaurant.
  • The recipe in Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad {Animal Kingdom Lodge's Boma} may have been scaled down by the Disney Chefs for the home chef. I make no changes to the recipes that Disney has given to me for The Recipes Of Disney.
  • Photos of the food were taken when at Disney from various trips over the years. All the recipes on The Recipes Of Disney have been in my personal collection of Disney recipes which started in 2013.

Sharing is caring!

Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad from The Animal Kingdom Lodge’s Boma restaurant is a simple salad loved by Disney foodies. This carrot salad is served daily on Disney’s Boma buffet.

Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad {Animal Kingdom Lodge's Boma}

African Dishes

When you dine at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge, you are given a taste of African dishes. The flavors and foods from Africa that Disney serves up are one way to expand your taste palate.

However, the chefs at Disney’s Boma restaurant realize that you need some American dishes as well. So not only will you find African dishes at the Boma buffet, you will find American dishes as well.

 

Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad {Animal Kingdom Lodge's Boma}

 

Disney’s Boma

Boma Flavor’s of Africa is a buffet restaurant in Animal Kingdom Lodge. Disney’s Boma is was created to resemble a lively African marketplace. The colors and decor transport you to this wonderful African market. Plus the food isd amazing there.

Carrot raisin salad

Carrot raisin salad is not African, however, carrot salad is found all over the world. Depending on what you add, various cultures enjoy carrot salad in different ways. 

Carrot raisin salad is a traditional dish in the Southern United States. Grated salad is mixed with raisins, mayonnaise, granulated sugar, salt, and black pepper.

At Boma, they take the southern carrot salad and make it more tropical with coconut, pineapple, and the added surprise of ginger. These tropical flavors really improve the carrot raisin salad!

The Disney chefs outdid themselves with this Disney recipe. No wonder it is a Disney foodie favorite at the Walt Disney Resort!

 

CHECK OUT THESE ANIMAL KINGDOM RECIPES:

 

Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad {Animal Kingdom Lodge's Boma}

Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad
Yield: 8 Servings

Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes

Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad from The Animal Kingdom Lodge's Boma restaurant is a simple salad loved by Disney foodies. This carrot salad is served daily on Disney's Boma buffet.

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds shredded carrots
  • 1 pound coconut
  • 1/2 pound brown sugar
  • 3/4 pound raisins
  • 1/2 pound ground ginger
  • 1 pineapple, whole grilled, peeled, and sliced

Dressing

  • 8 ounces yogurt
  • 1/4 quart white vinegar
  • 1/2 Tablespoon crushed red pepper
  • 1/4 cup mint, chiffonade

Instructions

  1. Make dressing and set aside.
  2. Cook carrots with coconut and brown sugar until carrots are 3/4 done and coated with caramelized sugar.
  3. Remove from heat, add raisins and ginger, and stir together.
  4. Let cool.
  5. Grill pineapple, mix with coconut carrot mix and yogurt dressing.

Recommended Products

As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

8

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 697Total Fat: 18gSaturated Fat: 16gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 2mgSodium: 284mgCarbohydrates: 134gFiber: 15gSugar: 88gProtein: 8g

Did you make this recipe?

Please leave a comment on the blog or share a photo on Instagram

Rod pinterest  

Want to know more about Animal Kingdom Lodge’s Boma

 

Check out the latest post on my other blogs:

Wine And Lipstick Seductive Cocktail Recipes

  • Watermelon Vodka Fizz Cocktail {Simple Summer Vodka Drink}
    by Deanna Samaan on June 28, 2020 at 5:55 pm

    Watermelon Vodka Fizz Cocktail {Simple Summer Vodka Drink} Watermelon Vodka Fizz Cocktail is a watermelon cocktail that is perfect for the hot weather. This fizz cocktail is perfect for pool parties in the summertime. If you want summer vodka drinks, this is your cocktail! Wine And Lipstick - Seductive Cocktail Recipes

Seduction in the Kitchen Recipes to seduce your taste buds

  • Blackened Shrimp Pasta {Creamy Cajun Shrimp Pasta}
    by Deanna Samaan on March 21, 2021 at 3:13 pm

    Blackened Shrimp Pasta {Creamy Cajun Shrimp Pasta} Blackened Shrimp Pasta is a creamy cajun shrimp pasta. This recipe for blackened shrimp is with a creamy sauce that makes this shrimp pasta amazing! Seduction in the Kitchen - Recipes to seduce your taste buds

A Florida Girl Mind, Body, and Soul, Life in Florida

  • 30 Day Glow Up Challenge {Drinkup The Water}
    by DEANNA on June 1, 2020 at 12:01 am

    Need a glow up transformation? It is time for a 30 day glow up challenge. The first step is to drinkup! Drinking water is a great start to begin your glow up lifestyle!

Recipe Disclaimer
  • The recipe contained in this Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad {Animal Kingdom Lodge's Boma} was given to me by Walt Disney World Guest Services or a Disney Chef at the restaurant.
  • The recipe in Coconut Carrot Raisin Salad {Animal Kingdom Lodge's Boma} may have been scaled down by the Disney Chefs for the home chef. I make no changes to the recipes that Disney has given to me for The Recipes Of Disney.
  • Photos of the food were taken when at Disney from various trips over the years. All the recipes on The Recipes Of Disney have been in my personal collection of Disney recipes which started in 2013.

← Previous
Potato Leek Waffle With Braised Beef {Food & Wine Belgium}