Halloween Recipes

Q: Halloween Recipes?
Any creative recipe ideas to bring to a friends Halloween party? Food or drink (preferably alcoholic)

A: Some cocktails

Black Magic

1 1/2 oz. Vodka
3/4 oz. Kahlua
Dash Lemon Juice
Lemon Twist
Combine ingredients in a mixing glass with ice and stir gently. Strain into a highball glass over ice. Garnish with a lemon twist.

Corpse Reviver

1 1/2 oz. Brandy
1/2 Fernet Branca
1 oz. White Crème de Menthe
In a mixing glass filled with ice, combine the brandy, fernet branca and the crème de menthe and stir well.
Strain into a martini glass.

Witch’s Brew
Happy Halloween

2 Bottles of Champagne
1 Gallon Orange Juice
1/2 Gallon Orange Sherbert
1 Bunch peeled Black Grapes
Sugar to taste
1 Bottle (2l) Lemon-Lime Soda*
*for lower the alcohol content 1/2 Bottle vodka
1/2 Bottle Vodka**
**to raise the alcohol content
Small pieces of Dry Ice
Bunches of Grapes for Garnish
Combine Champagne and orange juice in large punch bowl. Scoop sherbert into bowl until it has produced a nice scum over the top. Add sugar to taste if desired. Float peeled grapes in mixture, and garnish bowl with the rest of the grapes. Drop in pieces of dry ice for steaming effect, but note that no one should put dry ice in his/her mouth. If you want to raise or lower the alcohol content in the punch, add vodka or clear soda respectively.

Witch’s Purse

1 sheet frozen puff pastry (half of a 17.3 oz package)
1 (8 ounce) brie round
1/4 cup apricot jam
1/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted
1 egg, beaten
1 tablespoon water
kumquats, for garnish
grapes, clusters (to garnish)

1. Defrost sheet of puff pastry at room temperature for about 20 minutes. Unfold pastry.
2. Preheat oven to 375°F
3. Center Brie on pastry sheet.
4. Spread jam over cheese.
5. Sprinkle evenly with almonds.
6. Bring corners of sheet together above Brie and twist gently to form a bundle.
7. Tie gathered pastry at neck with kitchen twine.
8. Chill in refrigerator for 15 minutes.
9. Beat egg with water.
10. Place Witch’s Purse on a parchment-lined baking sheet and brush lightly with beaten egg .
11. Bake until pastry is golden all over, 25 to 30 minutes.
12. Place on a platter garnished with fresh kumquats and grapes, if desired.
13. Let sit 10 to 15 minutes before serving; let guests cut wedges.

Snake Sandwich

cornmeal, for dusting
3 lbs frozen bread dough, thawed (3 – 1 lb loaves)
2 green pimento-stuffed olives
6 tablespoons olive oil
2 (12 ounce) jars roasted red and yellow peppers, in oil
2 cups pitted olives, black and green, coarsely chopped
1/4 cup capers, coarsely chopped
1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
3 ounces arugula
1 lb thinly sliced prosciutto
3 lbs fresh mozzarella cheese, sliced
1/4 large red pepper, for tongue of snake

If you cannot get some good prosciutto, use very thinly sliced smoked ham. Or any very thinly sliced meat of your choice.
Preheat oven to 350°F Cover a large (12-by-18-by-2-inch) baking pan with parchment; dust lightly with cornmeal. On a floured surface, combine all the dough and form a long, curvy snake shape; place on pan. Push two olives into head for eyes.Cut V-shaped scales down back. with scissors. Brush dough with oil. Cover with plastic wrap or towels and let rise until doubled in size, about 1 hour. Bake until crust is golden, 30 to 40 minutes. Cool in pan on rack.. Remove roasted peppers from jars, drain and set aside. Add olive oil to oil from peppers to make 1 cup. (you may not need the whole cup). Combine oil, celery, olives, capers and red pepper flakes in a small bowl.. Slice loaf horizontally and place bottom half on tray; arrange arugula leaves on it.. Layer on prosciutto and mozzarella, top with roasted red peppers. Spoon on celery/olive relish and replace top.

Q: halloween recipes?
Do you know of any halloween dessert/ snack recipes

A: http://www.razzledazzlerecipes.com/halloween/

Q: Halloween recipes????
Can anyone give me a main dish recipe for a halloween party? I already have sides, appetizers and desserts but I am stuck on the main dish. I dont want to serve a soup or stew out of a pumpkin either. thanks for your help!

A: HALLOWEEN FIVE HOUR STEW

2 lb. beef round steak
2 (8 oz.) cans tomato sauce with cheese
1 1/2 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. pepper
2 lg. potatoes, cut in eighths
6 carrots, cut into 1 inch pieces
1 c. coarsely chopped celery
1/2 med. green pepper, chopped
1 med. onion, chopped
1 slice white bread crust cubed

Trim excess fat from beef; cut into 1 inch squares. Combine beef, 1 cup water and remaining ingredients in Dutch oven; mix thoroughly. Bake tightly covered, in preheated 250 degree oven for 5 hours. Stir once or twice during cooking period.

Q: Halloween-recipes!?
Does anyone know any good halloween recipes or ideas? i know halloween is still awhile off but its for school! plez!

A: http://www.britta.com/hw/HWr.html [these are the best]

Q: What are some cool halloween recipes for a party?
My 7 year old sister was sick this week and my parents don’t want her to get more sick. She can’t go trick or treating so we want to bring the hallowwn fun to her. We are going to be doing a little halloween party of just my parents and siblings. I need some recipes that my 7 year old sister can help with but I would like halloween themed stuff.Any recipes? Any ideas for decorations?Thanks in advance!

A: familyfun.com

Q: What are some really good Halloween recipes?
I need some good halloween party recipes that are fairly simply to make. Am looking for main dish, appitizers, snacks, desserts, and drinks. Mainly appitizers and snacks. Thanks!

A: Betty Crocker has a whole section for seasonal recipes. Below is a link for Halloween, they have everything you are looking for.
Happy Cooking.

Q: What are some fun halloween recipes for a party?
I’m in charge of all baking for a friend’s party. Any suggestions for baking/snacking recipes for halloween themed?

A: Zombie Eyes
Thinly Sliced Ham
Cream Cheese
Pickles
Spread cream cheese on ham slices, then wrap around the pickle. Please wrapped pickles in the freezer and about 30 minutes till you need to serve, cut the wrapped pickles in 1/2 inch pieces.

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Smilin’ Jack SandWITCH
OP is our Baby Froggy

2 or 3 ready-made frozen bread-dough rolls
1 beaten egg
* Thaw rolls and press together to form a flat oval “pumpkin” shape. With a knife, cut a shallow, wide V shape in the side of the oval. Rotate the V about a quarter-turn and tuck the point under the “pumpkin” to form the stem.

* Place on a cookie sheet coated with nonstick cooking spray. Cut out 3 large triangles for eyes and a nose, and a large crescent shape for a mouth. Leave some teeth in, if desired. Cut 3 curved lines from top to bottom, almost but not all the way through the dough.

* Brush with egg and allow to rise for 30 minutes. Bake at 350 degrees for about 20 minutes or until golden brown. Let cool on rack, then slice horizontally. Fill with piping hot barbecue beef and cheese, or your own favorite sandwich makings.

* Makes 1 large or 2 smaller servings.

” ‘Deep fried ants’ will have your guests running scared. Simply deep-fry shredded coconut and serve to guests to munch on,”

Chocolate-Covered Bugs

Red-licorice whips
24 ea Soft caramel candies
6 oz Chocolate chips
For Decorations:

Colored sprinkles
Red hots
Sliced almonds
Line a baking sheet with waxed paper.

Cut licorice into small pieces.

Flatten each caramel into a small oval. Press bits of licorice onto 12 of the 24 flattened caramels for legs.

Top each caramel with a second caramel and press edges to seal.

Put on prepared baking sheet. Put chocolate in a microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on High 1 minute. Stir and then microwave on High 1 minute longer.

Remove from oven and stir until melted. Spoon melted chocolate over each candy. Decorate with nuts and candy.

Bats from the Belfry
* 1 fruit roll
* 1 chocolate cake rolls
* Purchased chocolate frosting
* 2 candy corns
* 2 orange candy baking bits
* 1 miniature marshmallow
* Red decorator icing

For the bat, make wings from a fruit roll circle. Have an adult cut the circle in half with scissors, then cut scallops along the curved edge. For the body, spread one side of a chocolate cake roll with chocolate frosting. Place the frosted side on top of the wings. With more frosting, “glue” on candy corn for ears and two orange candy baking bits for eyes. Cut fangs from a miniature marshmallow, and press them in place. Add a grin with red decorator frosting. Makes 1 bat.

Spider cookies
http://simplestupid.com/recipe.htm?id=420

Ingredients
Oreo Cookies 12
licorice laces 3 3 foot strands cut into 1 1/2 inch pieces
cinnamon dots 24
red decorating gel 1 1/2 tsps

Directions
Insert 3 pieces of the licorice laces into each side of the Oreo cookie.

For the eyes use the red decorating gel to adhere the cinnamon dots to the top of the cookie.

Spider Crackers
For each:
2 round crackers
2 teaspoons smooth peanut butter
8 small pretzel sticks
2 raisins

With the peanut butter, make a cracker sandwich. Insert eight pretzel “legs” into the filling. With a dab of peanut butter, set two raisin “eyes” on top. Makes 1.

Monster Mouth

Apples
Slivered almonds

1. Just quarter and core an apple, cut a wedge from the skin side of each quarter, then press slivered almonds in place for teeth.

2. Tip: If you’re not going to serve them right away, baste the apples with orange juice to keep them from browning.

Fingers
Mozzarella string cheese
Green bell pepper
Cream cheese
1. Wearing plastic gloves or sandwich bags over your hands to keep the cheese as smudge-free as possible, use a paring knife (parents only) to cut each string in half and then carve a shallow area for a fingernail just below the rounded end of each half.

2. Mark the joint right below the nail as well as the knuckle joint by carving out tiny horizontal wedges of cheese, as pictured.

3. For the fingernails, slice a green bell pepper into 3/8-inch-wide strips. Set the strips skin side down on your work surface and trim the pulp so that it’s about half as thick. Then cut the strips into ragged-topped nail shapes and stick them in place at the ends of the fingers with dabs of cream cheese.

Edible Eyeballs
Carrots
Cream cheese
Pitted black olives
1. Simply slice carrots into 1-inch-thick chunks, top each with a blob of cream cheese and one half of a pitted black olive, and serve.

Eyeballs
Mix peanut butter with powdered sugar, roll into balls and dip in melted white chocolate.
While the chocolate is still wet put an m&m on it, let it dry and it looks like an eyeball.

Mini Witch’s Brooms
Roll of Fruit by the F

Q: Do you have any good websites for Halloween recipes and games?
I am throwing my daughter a Halloween party and she’s 11 almost 12. I need any good websites for good Halloween recipes, games, scary stories, Halloween party tips. If you do please answer. Thanks! <3 😀

A: Try Amazon a good websites.

Q: Halloween recipes that are egg and peanut free?
I’m a preschool teacher with a student who has allergies to peanuts and eggs. Does anyone know any good Halloween recipes or substitutes I could use?

A: There are lots of recipes here:

:-)

Just see which one you and kids might like the best 
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Q: Do you have fun & easy Halloween recipes for pre-schoolers?
I’m teaching a “cooking” class for 3 & 4 year olds and am looking for fun & easy recipes with a Halloween theme. Also need non-Halloween recipes. Thank you!

A: OMG this sounds like a blast!!!! Have fun with the kids and I hope these help

HALLOWEEN FACE PAINT

1/2 tsp cocoa butter lotion
1 container non-toxic poster paints
baby powder made with cornstarch

Mix cocoa butter lotion and paint colors of choice together and apply as needed for coverage. Apply baby powder to white color after applied for a ghostly white.

HANDY” HALLOWEEN POPCORN SNACKS FOR
KIDS

popcorn to pop in air popper
15 clear plastic kitchen gloves
candy corn
twist ties

Pop a bowl of popcorn
Into each finger in glove place 1 candy corn (for “fingernail) Poke popcorn down each finger and into the palm to make a “hand”. Twist tie shut. (or if you want to be fancy, use ribbon and curl.)

DOUBLE DELICIOUS HALLOWEEN BARS

1/2 c. butter
1 1/2 c. graham cracker crumbs
1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk
1 (12 oz.) pkg. semi sweet chocolate chips
1 c. peanut butter chips

Preheat oven to 350 degrees (325 degrees for glass dish). In 13″x9″ pan, melt butter in oven. Sprinkle crumbs evenly over butter; pour milk evenly over crumbs. Top with chips; press down firmly. Bake for 25 to 30 minutes or until lightly brown. Cool. Cut into bars. Makes 24 to 36 bars.

EASY HALLOWEEN HAYSTACKS

1 1/2 qts. popped popcorn
1 c. chow mein noodles
1 (12 oz.) pkg. butterscotch peanut butter pieces

Combine popped popcorn and chow mein noodles in large bowl. In medium saucepan, melt butterscotch or peanut butter pieces over low heat, stirring occasionally until smooth. Pour melted candy over popcorn; stir to coat well. Drop by heaping tablespoons onto wax paper lined pan. Refrigerate until firm. Store in tightly covered container. Makes about 24.

Q: Any Good Halloween Recipes that include Candy Corn?
I looove candy corn. Does anyone know of any good halloween recipes, besides popcorn balls, with candy corn as one of the main ingredients?

A: http://recipes.howstuffworks.com/candy-corn-crispie-treats-recipe.htm

Why my co-workers love me..
http://recipes.cookingfor2.com/eRMS/recp.aspx?recid=29856
http://candy.about.com/od/specialoccasions/r/candycorn.htm
http://confessionsofasweettooth.blogspot.com/2007/09/candy-corn-cookies.html

Q: HALLOWEEN RECIPES??!!!!?
We usually make the cookies look like fingers and stick almonds at the tips and those are fingernails but we need something different this year!!! Any suggestions???

A: ive made a jello brain before. its not easy tho as i thought it would be.
lol

make jello in a big bowl (i did yellow) and then when its done take it out of the bowl by flipping the bowl over to make the jello come out in the shape of the bowl then i cut it out in the shape of a brain and put red food dye in the creases of the “brain” so it looks like blood.

:-)

i think ive seen molds for brains tho at some halloween stores to make it simplier tho. 

i hope i helped

Q: what halloween names can you give these recipes?
these aren’t halloween recipes but i want to give them halloween names just for fun.

please help as i’m not creative.

Pineapple spread w/ graham crackers

Broccoli Dip in Bread Bowl

Cobbler

A: I love this type of ceativity,…
Your pineapple spread w/ crackers could be :
marrow and bones
slime-on-a-slab
guts on a stretcher

The broccoli and dip:
bowl o’ brains
skull sampler
creepy cranium w/ minni brains

And the cobbler might be:
graveyard rubble
goblin grub
cauldron cobbler

:o

I love Halloween and those types of parties, Good luck and have a blast  )

Q: What are some good recipes for Halloween?
I am having an Halloween Dinner with all my girlfriends, we usually take turns on who’s hosting the dinner and it’s my year! So, what are some good halloween recipe’s, there will be 12 children at the party so something fun and spooky. -marty jean baker

A: cookies
2 cups flour
1 cup sugar
2 eggs
1/2 of milk
1/2 tbs baking powder
1/4 salt

Chocolate chips (opt.)
frosting (opt.)
frosting choices white black for ghost
orange black pumpkin

Q: anyone have any cute halloween recipes with links?
any cute halloween recipes or snacks or crafts to do? or any ideas for friends to get together and carve pumpkins and stuff?

:)

A: GREAT WEBSITE! 

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