Mickey Check Helps Parents Keep Kids' Eating Habits "In Check" on Disney Cruises

CELEBRATION, Fla., Feb. 25, 2015 — (PRNewswire) — Parents sailing with Disney Cruise Line now have an easier way to identify healthier menu choices for their children. As part of Disney's commitment to make healthy living simpler and more fun for families, Mickey Check meals are now offered in rotational dining restaurants aboard all four Disney ships.

Families dining at Disney Cruise Line rotational dining restaurants, such as Animator's Palate can now choose a healthier option, Mickey Check children's meals. The Mickey Check makes it easier for parents and kids to identify meals that are nutritious, and is now available aboard all four Disney ships. (Ryan Wendler, photographer)

To receive the Mickey Check, foods must be nutritious and meet Disney Nutrition Guidelines for calories, saturated fat, sodium and sugar. These guidelines were developed by leading child health experts and align to best-in-class dietary guideline recommendations. A complete Mickey Check kids' meal, for example, includes three or more nutritious food groups (such as vegetables, whole grains, lean protein), has limited added sugar and does not have any trans fats.

"More and more families are looking for healthier options when they travel, and with Mickey Check, we've made it easy for them to identify these choices on our menus," said Ozer Balli, vice president of Hotel Operations for Disney Cruise Line. "Disney is known for exceptional, innovative and fun dining experiences at its parks and resorts around the world. And dining aboard a Disney Cruise Line ship delivers on the trust, quality and promise guests expect. Now, with the Mickey Check, our expert chefs are taking healthy food and making it fun and delicious for our youngest guests."

Immersive dining experiences at Disney Parks and on Disney cruise ships blend cuisine with storytelling in a way that only Disney can. Whether it's a quick meal on the go, a character dining experience or an exquisite adults-only dinner at Remy, cruise guests will find a range of food and beverage options to satisfy their exotic, health conscious and even comfort-food tastes.

The Mickey Check is used at various locations throughout Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resorts, on Disney-licensed food products sold at retail and on qualifying recipes on Disney.com. The Mickey Check is a part of the Disney Magic of Healthy Living commitment that launched in 2006. For more information about Mickey Check and the Magic of Healthy Living, visit Disneymickeycheck.com.

Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150225/177798

To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/mickey-check-helps-parents-keep-kids-eating-habits-in-check-on-disney-cruises-300041306.html

SOURCE Disney Cruise Line

Contact:
Disney Cruise Line
Rebecca Peddie, Disney Cruise Line Public Relations
Email Contact (407) 566-3655, DisneyCruiseLinePublicAffairs.com
Web: http://www.disney.com




Review Article Be the first to review this article
RELATED NEWS
Latest Blog Posts
    Administrator ShareCG.com Registration is Open for New members
    May 19th, 2022 by Administrator
    New Members Registration is currently turned ON. We just opened the registration to ShareCG for new members, but we are monitoring the system closely. If we see abuse, we will not hesitate to turn it off again. Team ShareCG
    Susan Smith HP Announces HP Z240 Tower and Z240 SFF Workstations
    October 2nd, 2015 by Susan Smith
    Jeff Wood - vice president, WW Product Management,  Workstation and Thin Client Business HP and Josh Peterson- director, WW Product Management,  Workstation and Thin Client Business , HP met with the press in a virtual press briefing prior to the …



© 2022 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
670 Aberdeen Way, Milpitas, CA 95035
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us
ShareCG™ is a trademark of Internet Business Systems, Inc.

Report a Bug Report Abuse Make a Suggestion About Privacy Policy Contact Us User Agreement Advertise