Universal Orlando adds vegan Butterbeer to its Wizarding World menus

Beverage available at select locations in theme parks

Universal Orlando's new vegan Butterbeer. (Universal Parks and Resorts)

ORLANDO, Fla. – Universal Orlando is now serving up a vegan version of its popular Butterbeer, the resort announced Thursday.

The theme park said the drink is offered cold or frozen at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood.

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Though it is a non-dairy product, the taste is the same, with flavors of butterscotch and shortbread and topped with a vegan-friendly Butterbeer froth, Universal said in a news release.

Visitors of Universal Orlando can purchase the vegan drink at the Three Broomsticks in Hogsmeade and the Leaky Cauldron restaurant in Diagon Alley. Universal Orlando said there are also other vegan menu options that guests can enjoy, including “Irish Stew”, “Shepherd’s Pasty Pie” and the Universal Orlando exclusive, “Mushroom Pie Platter.”

To learn more about the The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort, visit the park’s website.

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