Play with your food: fun & easy Halloween recipes
Whooo doesn’t love Halloween? Or Halloween parties for that matter? When October comes knocking on your door, gather up your friends, neighbors and family for a frightfully fun get-together featuring gobblin’-good party food. Our spooktacular spread includes 5 fun and easy Halloween recipes: Tasty Mice, Sweet Specters, Dem Bones, Wee Squiddies and Witch’s Brew. Bone appétit!
And if you’re planning on serving some creepy cocktails at your Halloween party, try out these ghoulish garnishes.
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Wee squiddies (Lit’l Smokies)
Smokies in BBQ sauce are a hit at any party, and this recipe makes them perfect for Halloween. They look like really questionable calamari. Eeewww…but also, yum!
This recipe is a great example of taking an everyday favorite and reimagining it as a creepy Halloween treat. Let it inspire you to revisit your own recipe cards with a twisted spirit.
For some families, these little critters are a Halloween tradition, but they can also be a great classroom party treat. (Save the recipe, and you can make them again at Christmas, too!)
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