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Halloween Treats

Are you hosting a Halloween party? Trying to think of new and creative festive ideas can be difficult especially if you don’t have a lot of time on your hands. Here are some ideas that will shock both family and friends.

 

 

Spooky Monster Treats:

1.Chocolate covered monsters

Spooky Monster Treats

Recipe available at http://www.allyou.com/food/celebrations/halloween-cookies/monster-treats?crlt.pid=camp.c24BJurwGgBC

2. Apple Bites

For this healthy snack cut apple slices and use peanut butter, Nutella, or jam for the inside of the mouth. The final step is adding some sunflower seeds or peanuts for chompers.

3. Ghost Eggs

Ghost eggs! Peppercorn eyes on boiled egg with the end cut off so they would sit flat. Peppercorns are removed before eating them. Black olives could be used instead.:

All you have to do is cut out a space for the mouth and eyes. Make sure you cut the bottom evenly so the ghosts won’t fall over.

4. Jack the Skeleton

Candy Apples!:

To see a tutorial on how to make your very own go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vp0X7rW1M-E.

5. Mini monster cheese balls

These cute cheesy monsters are a perfect treat for Halloween. Found over at the M&T Spotllight, these Mini Monster Cheese Balls from Hungry Happenings will be a hit at your next monster mash. Here are a few more monsterific ideas:... Continue Reading →:

To create your very own little monsters go to http://hungryhappenings.com/2012/09/halloween-food-mini-monster-cheese.html/

6. Whole Wheat Witch Fingers

These healthier whole wheat witch fingers use jam in place of food coloring! Can be made with all-purpose flour or with whole wheat for a 100% whole grain version.

Recipe available at http://www.texanerin.com/2012/10/whole-wheat-witch-fingers.html

7. Frankenstein Marshmallow Popsicle

Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops from justataste.com #halloween

This cutie marshmallow Popsicle idea will definitely make parents grumble. http://www.justataste.com/halloween-frankenstein-marshmallow-pops-recipe/

8.  Pumpkins and Banana Ghosts

8 Fun and easy Halloween snacks for kids... they won't even miss the sugar!!:

All you need for this recipe is clementines and celery for the stem. For the ghosts cut bananas in half and use Nutella to make the face.

9. Spidey Eggs

Halloween party food ideas:

Cut hard boiled eggs in half and cut olives to make the spiders legs.

10. Kiwi Snakes

Awesome ways to turn paleo/ primal food into something special for parties! A kiwi snake/ worm - make with cocktail sticks or bamboo skewers:

Cut kiwi into small slices and use an olive for the eye.

 

Meals: 

  1. Cheeseburger Jack-o’-lanterns

Trying to plan a menu for your Halloween party? Try these easy finger foods that both adults and kids will love!:

This easy peasy recipe requires minimum work. All you have to do after you cook the hamburgers is cut the cheese into a jack-o’-lantern face.

2. Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed Jack-O-Lantern Bell Peppers:

First you preheat the oven to 350 degrees and make sure to grease the baking dish you wish to use. In a bowl combine and mix together one pound of ground beef, 1 egg, 4 slices whole wheat bread cubes, 1 chopped onion, 1 small tomato, 2 minced cloves garlic, 1/2 cup chili sauce, 1/4 cup yellow mustard, 3 tablespoons of Worcestershire sauce, 1/4 teaspoon of salt, and 1/4 teaspoon of pepper (as in condiments). Next wash six peppers and cut out a jack-o’-lantern face using a sharp paring knife. Next make sure to slice off the top and remove seeds and the core. Next stuff the peppers and place onto baking sheet. Make sure the peppers aren’t touching each other. Bake in the oven until the peppers are tender, which should be about an hour.

3. Mummy Hot Dogs
Scary Halloween Recipes With Pictures

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wrap several hot dogs in crescent dinner roll dough and add some googly eyes by cutting marshmallows into circular pieces. For the pupils add some black die and your mummy is complete.

4.  Oh Rats

Halloween Rats Baked in Blood Wait till you tell the kids whats for dinner on Halloween! These are guaranteed to be the most delicious rats you’ll ever eaten. Serve on a bed of worms tossed with blood (spaghetti mixed with rat sauce) or simply place on a mound of mashed potatoes and prepare for a ghoulish feast... The "rats" are the first 9 ingredients, the remaining make up the "blood":

Recipe available at http://www.food.com/recipe/halloween-rats-baked-in-blood-186679.

5. Mini Pizza Mummies

Free Meal Plan - Halloween Kid Friendly Recipes - Mini Mummy Pizzas

Pour sauce to the English muffin, then add olives for eyes and lay strips of cheese to create your mummy.

Bowls:

  1. Bread Coffin Bowl

BOO! 23 Creepy, Creative Halloween Party Foods. Bread coffin dip is a cute idea.:

Evenly cut the top of the bread and use a small prop such as a skeleton from keeping the top from caving.

2. Pumpkin Bowl or Cooler

Image source: Martha Stewart

Insert a bowl inside the pumpkin to ensure dips or drinks don’t get a pumpkin taste.

Party Favors:

  1. Gloves

Insert candy into a glove and add a ribbon to the wrist area to ensure that the candy doesn’t fall out.

2. Mummy Cans

Fill covered cans with candy.

For a step by step guide visit http://www.hgtv.com/design/make-and-celebrate/handmade/halloween-party-favor-mummy-candy-cans?soc=pinterest

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