close
Magazine
Advertisement
 

5 Easy and Fun Halloween Food Ideas

If you’re hosting a Halloween party this year, or if you’re getting into the spirit of the holiday, why not create your own spooky snacks at home?

5 Easy and Fun Halloween Food Ideas
Reader's Digest Australia

These five quick and easy snack ideas are perfect for sharing and you can even get the kids involved to help you make them.

Advertisement
1. Cheese & Pretzel Broomsticks
1. Cheese & Pretzel Broomsticks
Reader's Digest
Witches and wizards alike with love these tasty savoury snacks. To make them, simply cut a slice of cheese in half, then cut slits and wrap it around the end of a straight pretzel. Tie the cheese onto the pretzel with chives and trim it with scissors. Simple!
2. Creepy Carrot Fingers
2. Creepy Carrot Fingers
Reader's Digest
A hand reaching out from the muck is sure to freak out party guests. Just use a peeler to shape baby carrots, leaving a flat surface to add an almond flake fingernail. Stick them into a bowl of hummus or your choice of dip and serve.
3. Funny Fruit Faces
3. Funny Fruit Faces
Reader's Digest
This snack is not only fun for the kids but it’s healthy too! Use a non-toxic felt tip pen to draw faces on the skin of mandarins. You can also get the kids to decorate their own.
4. Banana Ghosts and Mandarin Jack-O-Lanterns
4. Banana Ghosts and Mandarin Jack-O-Lanterns
Reader's Digest
Serve up a platter of fruit, Halloween style. Make jack-o-lanterns by putting celery stalks in the tops of peeled mandarins. Create ghosts by halving peeled bananas and adding choc chip faces.
5. Spooky Cheese Burgers
5. Spooky Cheese Burgers
Reader's Digest
Turn ordinary burgers into tasty Halloween creations by carving scary faces and jack-o-lanterns into a slice of cheese with a sharp knife. Lay them on top of the burger and watch them gruesomely melt.
Watch the Handy Halloween Video!


Advertisement

More in Recipes

Cooking for Chemo

New free cookbook aims to help those battling cancer

Australia’s Leukemia Foundation has worked with qualified dietitians and celebrity chefs to produce a range of easy, tasty and nutritious recipes for blood cancer patients.

Need To Lose Weight? Start With Butter In Your Coffee

Need Help To Lose Weight? Start With Butter In Your Coffee

It may sound strange - and downright disgusting - but wellness experts are singing the praises of this buttery beverage.

Rendang Wrestling: To Crisp or Not to Crisp

The Great Rendang Scandal: to Crisp or Not to Crisp?

What was all the recent fuss surrounding chicken rendang? We give you the lowdown on the kitchen kerfuffle.
Easy Peasy Chocolate Cake

Easy Peasy Chocolate Cake

Here's a no-fuss, yet impressive, cake for a special occasion. Serve with a generous dollop of cream or a spoonful of good ice-cream.
Double Chocolate Creams

Double Chocolate Creams

A delicious treat, chocolate is a great feel-good food.


Advertisement