Happy Halloween: Spooky, Fun, & Tasty Recipes

halloween food

The scariest time of year will be here in just two short days. Along with the candy, Halloween is a great opportunity to try out simple and festive recipes that will be the hit of any party. It’s not too late to create a spectacularly spooky spread for friends and family!

#1. Spiderweb Cookie Cake

This dessert serves 12 people and bakes in just 20 minutes. Add fake spiders for an additional festive and spooky look!

What You Will Need:

*Deep, Round Pizza Pan/ Parchment Paper 




*Brown & Cane Sugar



*Baking Soda


*Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips

*Black Frosting for the Spider Web

For the full recipe visit: http://www.thatskinnychickcanbake.com/spiderweb-cookie-cake/

#2. Ghost Chips & Guacamole

A Halloween twist on a classic snack combination. Just use kitchen scissors to fashion ghost-shaped tortillas!

What You Will Need:

* For the Guacamole: Avocados, Onion, Cilantro, Lime Juice, Adobo Sauce, Cumin, & Salt 

* For the Ghost Chips: Corn Tortillas, Vegetable Oil, Chili Powder, Paprika, Cumin, Cayenne, & Salt, 

For the full recipes visit: http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/ghost-chips & http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/guacamole-sauce

#3. Veggie Skeleton

Grab a party pack of vegetables along with hummus, ranch dressing, or both. Just arrange the vegetables like a scary skeleton and voila!

What You Will Need:

* Cauliflower (for the skeleton head)

*Baby carrots (for the skeleton arms)

* An assortment of snap peas (for the ribs), olive slices (for the stomach), pepper slices (for the pelvis), celery sticks (for the legs), and cherry tomatoes (for the feet). 

For the full recipe visit: http://mylistoflists.com/30-halloween-party-food-ideas-2/8/

#4. Pumpkin Oranges

Mandarin oranges make the perfect healthy pumpkin-shaped appetizer!

What You Will Need:

* Mandarin Oranges

*Green Sour Candy 

For a photo of the mandarin orange pumpkins visit: http://mylistoflists.com/30-halloween-party-food-ideas-2/11/

#5. Witches Brew

This Halloween punch is easy to make and sure to be a hit!

What You Will Need:


* Lime Sherbet

*Frozen Lime Concentrate 

* Sprite or 7-Up

* Optional: Add gummy eyeballs or gummy worms to the rim of the glass

For the full recipe visit: http://lilluna.com/witches-brew/