25 Spooky Halloween Food Ideas
Watch out! These creepy Halloween recipes are sure to be the focal point of your party this year!
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'Tis the season... to be creeped out! If you're planning on throwing a Halloween bash this year, here are 25 Spooky Halloween Food Ideas you need to check out. From creepy crawly critters to graveyards and witches, all of the Halloween recipe ideas in this collection are sure to make your guests shriek and scream.
Halloween is all about kids dressing up as scary creatures, but you can turn your food into creepy beings too. Just take these scary Halloween recipes, for example. Find out how to make appetizers that look like mini mummies, sweets that look like spooky ghosts, and much more! All of the spooky Halloween food ideas below will help you make all of October a festive and frightful month of feasting!
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Scary Good Halloween Recipes
One of the best things about autumn is the Halloween-themed foods that start showing up in supermarkets and households across America. These silly doses of spookiness are truly a bright spot in any day, and each of these cute Halloween recipes is sure to brighten yours as well. Enjoy cherry-flavored "blood," hot dog "mummies," caramel "eyeballs," and more!
One of our personal favorite recipes for Halloween is this simple recipe for Halloween Goblin Goo Parfaits. Made of crushed Oreos and green pudding, these parfaits truly prove that a recipe doesn't have to be overcomplicated to be tasty and cute! Garnish these parfaits with plastic spiders from the Dollar Store and you have a real winner for your Halloween party.
- Bloody Good Cheesecake
This Bloody Good Cheesecake has a "bloody" red gel frosting that coats the creamy cheesecake. Your guests will shriek!
- Cheesy Sesame Mummy Dogs
These quick, easy Cheesy Sesame Mummy Dogs will delight even the pickiest of eaters. They're great for a Halloween party!
- Eerie Chocolate Caramel Apple Eyeballs
For a sickeningly adorable twist on your normal autumn apple recipe, make these Eerie Chocolate Caramel Apple Eyeballs!
- Caramel Bacon Apples
This traditional caramel apple recipe adds crunchy, salty bacon bits for a flavor profile that you'll go mad for.
- Wicked Good Halloween Brownie Pizza
It's time for the fudgiest brownie pizza ever! The hazelnut chocolate and the candy corn border taste so good together -- it's to die for.
- Baked Eyeballs Casserole
This cheesy pasta bake is full of mozzarella cheese and black olive "eyeballs." Bring this dish to a potluck and rake in the compliments!
- Halloween Dirt Pudding
Halloween Dirt Pudding is simply a spookier version of everyone's favorite dessert, dirt and worms. Instant pudding and Oreo cookies have never tasted so good!
- Pumpkin Cake in a Jar
This easy mason jar cake recipe is colored like a pumpkin, with a dab of green frosting for the stem! It doesn't get any cuter.
- No-Bake Cookies and Cream Mummy Pops
These fantastic Halloween cake pops make great party favors, and guess what? You don't even need to bake them!
- Ghost-Topped Pumpkin Cheesecakes
These Ghost-Topped Pumpkin Cheesecakes are topped with a fluffy meringue frosting shaped like a ghost. Yum!
- Killer Cupcakes For Halloween
Your children will have a blast while helping you to make these Killer Cupcakes! These silly cupcakes have an awesome "spook" factor.
- Candy Corn Pretzels
These Candy Corn Pretzels are super easy to make, and they're just cute as a button! Let the kids help you -- it's that simple.
- Easy Halloween Yogurt Cups
These easy Halloween Yogurt Cups are a 5-minute snack that, unlike most Halloween recipes, are not loaded up with massive amounts of sugar.
- Scary Stuffed Halloween Cupcakes
These DIY Stuffed Halloween Cupcakes with Bones and Eyeballs are like a chocolate graveyard! Everyone will love the silly surprise inside.
- Mummy Rice Krispies Treats
This quick and easy Halloween dessert recipe is quick to make, and it results in sweet treats that are perfect for an autumn bake sale.
Recipes for Leftover Halloween Candy
Who remembers the post-Halloween bellyaches we used to get when we were kids? No matter how we tried, there just was no way (or at least no healthy way!) to eat all of that candy.
So instead of getting sick on sweets, make these recipes using leftover Halloween candy! And trust us, you need to start with this simple No-Churn Twix Ice Cream. Don't be intimidated by the idea of making homemade ice cream. It couldn't be easier!
- Candy Corn Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake
This Candy Corn Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake is a great way to use that extra candy corn leftover in your pantry after Halloween is over.
- Butterfinger Cheesecake
This Butterfinger Cheesecake with Caramel Drizzle rests on fudge-filled sandwich cookies. It doesn't get much more decadent than this!
- Salted Caramel M&M Snack Mix
This Salted Caramel M&M Snack Mix is so good, and the popcorn still stays perfectly crunchy when drenched in caramel thanks to one secret trick.
- Reese's Cake Mix Cookie Bars
This recipe for Reese's Cake Mix Cookie Bars is one of the tastiest treats you'll ever have the pleasure of devouring!
- 4 Ingredient Rolo Bars
This 4 Ingredient Rolo Bars recipe is one of our favorite quick and easy dessert bar recipes. Make sure to have a tall glass of milk on hand!
- Milky Way Cake Mix Cookies
These Milky Way Cake Mix Cookies are so ridiculously tasty. They truly transform this popular candy bar into something to go nuts over!
- Pumpkin Snickers Poke Cake
Get ready to "fall" in love with this Pumpkin Snickers Poke Cake. It's impossible not to smile when digging into this moist, sweet treat.
- Candy Corn Trash Dessert
This Candy Corn Trash Dessert masters the lip-licking combination of salty and sweet. This is the perfect snack to eat while curled up on the couch.
Still not prepared for your Halloween party? Then check out our collection: Halloween Party Food: 15 Spooky Recipes
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