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A great treat for a Halloween potluck.
Total Time: 40 Minutes
I have been collecting Halloween treat recipes for many years. Some of these are from parents of children that my kids went to school with and some from their teachers. Some recipe are from Mrs. Julia Kenyon who gave me her Halloween Popcorn Ball recipe that she made for 30 odd years for all the neighborhood children right before she died. Others have come from the parents of my grandchildren's friends. I hope you enjoy them all.
For round pattern, pipe chocolate in 5 or 6 circles around top of cookie. Pull the point of a wooden pick across chocolate circles from the center to the outer edge. Repeat 8 or 10 times, spacing evenly across top of cookie.
For linear pattern, pipe chocolate in parallel lines, about 1/4-inch apart, across top of cookie. Pull the point of a wooden pick diagonally across lines. Let stand at room temperature until chocolate is firm. Yield: 6 dozen
All the recipes are great but not many folk would allow their children to have them sorry that we as parents have can no longer let any thing enter their little mouths trust lost.
These favors are always a hit with children and adults too. They get a kick out of receiving the favor because of the "novelty" of the use of the glove.
A quick way to dress up your snack table at a Halloween party is to make a cheese ball pumpkin jar.
This is a guide about making Halloween "tongue" sausages. If you are looking for a new Halloween appetizer try making these simple sausage snacks.
This page contains a mummy hot dog recipe. These tasty mummy dogs are perfect as a Halloween snack or for dinner.
This is a guide about making a jack-o'-lantern soda bottle. Decorate a large bottle of orange soda to serve at your Halloween party.
Fun for adult party or for kids! To make a haunted forest, first create trees. Cut bottoms from stalks of broccoli to make 6-inch broccoli trees. Slice beets about 1/2 to 3/4 inch thick to make a base for broccoli trees.
How many times have you put olives on your fingers? Here's a fun food display where the icy fingers display the olives.
Make any kind of cake that you like. Remove a slice and put a little plastic jack-o-lantern on top of the cake. Smear some icing on the pumpkin's mouth and tell the kids Mr. Pumpkin ate the cake.
This is a simple way to decorate your sandwiches for Halloween. Great as an appetizer or sent as a fun school lunch.
These are fun to serve at a Halloween party. Lay sheets of waxed paper on cookie sheets. In a heavy, tall glass tumbler, melt the white chocolate chips in the microwave 30 seconds at a time, stirring with a chop stick till melted.
Line baking sheet with wax paper. Insert sticks into stem ends of pears. Melt bark according to package directions. Dip pear into bark spooning over top to coat evenly.
A favorite meal that can be prepared in a festive way for Halloween. This guide is about making jack-o'-lantern stuffed bell peppers.
A quick healthy snack for ghosts and goblins around your household.
Recipe for Monster Munch. Combine popcorn, cereal and pretzels in a large bowl. Melt 1 cup marshmallows, chocolate morsels, peanut butter and margarine in sauce pan over medium heat, stirring constantly.
Combine cottage cheese, sour cream, onion soup mix and carrots in a bowl. Add 4 or more drops of food coloring. (You want enough to make it have that wonderful yellow vomit color.)
These spooky breadsticks are perfect for a Halloween party. They are quick and easy to make too.
These easy appetizers will make a fun addition to any Halloween party. Try them with your favorite mustard, hot sauce or catsup.
Squeeze a one inch circle of cheese in center of each cracker. Top with a corn snack. Makes as many as you like.
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My kids are having a Halloween party this year. I was hoping that someone might have some gruesome, gory, or creepy food recipes. I have looked at several sites but it seems that most have the same ones over and over again...
Delaine in GA
There is a site called the http://mistycauldron.com They have a recipe's page with some interesting ones.
How about Maggot Burgers and Bones and Blood? Both are gross but tasty:
Does anyone know where to get the bowls used for the pretzel candies? They are white and one says BOO and the other says EEK.
I bought them at Fred Meyer a few years ago.
If you can't find them, you could easily create your own with some plain ceramic cups and ceramic paint. We crafters do things like this all the time.
I'm having a Halloween party and I have the decorations set but I need a little help on ideas with the food. I have eyeball ice cubes and I'm putting little plastic spiders on toothpicks but what else can I do? Thanks!
Jenny from Milwaukee, WI
ME AND MY FRIEND. JASMINE ARE HAVING A HALLOWEEN PARTY AT HER HOUSE. WE'RE JUST WONDERING WHAT KINDS OF FOOD TO HAVE AND MORE IDEAS AND GAMES.
Editor's Note: We have lots of ideas here on the site:
Cut out Halloween shapes from tortillas - spray with Pam and sprinkle garlic power or whatever you want. Bake at 375 til crisp.
A few years ago I made a fun dessert for my husband's Halloween party at his work. It was called "Roadkill something ". It used cherry/raspberry pie filling and was similar to a cobbler type dessert, and looked a bit disgusting like something squished on the road; but got excellent compliments on its tastiness. Now I have a need for it again and can't find the recipe. Anyone have any ideas or suggestions?