Scary-Good Halloween Treats to Try This Year
Everyone is looking forward to the spookiest day of the year. Halloween is not only a day to dress up, but it's also perfect time to throw a party with some delicious food. Whether you're hosting a costume party or a small get-together, having a variety of tasty, festive treats can make everything so much better. With a little help from our friends at Kenmore-Livemore, here are some delicious recipes to try this season.
Pumpkin Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting
Bite into the fluffy goodness of pumpkin cupcakes that are perfect delicacies this season. These treats are easy to make and great to serve during gatherings for Halloween or Thanksgiving. The delicious marshmallow, cookie butter frosting will have your guests licking their fingers, so make sure to a bunch of napkins within easy reach.
Check out the full pumpkin spiced cupcakes with marshmallow cookie butter frosting recipe from Livemore.
Pumpkin Granola Parfait
The sweet crunch of juicy dates and cranberries mixed with chopped pecans and pumpkin seeds are a great breakfast idea or a healthy snack. The sweet burst of pumpkin puree is balanced perfectly by creamy yogurt and fresh blueberries, offering full-flavored goodness that keeps you satiated for hours. Whip up this delightful parfait in minutes with minimum prep and easy ingredients.
Check out the full pumpkin granola parfait recipe from Livemore.
Pumpkin Cake Pops
Surprise your children's classmates or family with bright-orange, candy-coated cake pops. These are sure to be a big hit. You can even serve a few batches of these rich, buttery creations as appetizers or dessert for a party. This fun dessert is not only perfect for Halloween, but it's also great to make any time throughout the fall.
Check out the full pumpkin cake pop recipe from Livemore.
Spooky Halloween Party Dip
Who doesn't love chips and dip? This amazing party appetizer is bursting with flavor and is ideal if you're throwing a big bash. Everyone will enjoy the savory combination of ground beef, fresh tomatoes, tangy salsa and green onions topped with a generous helping of cheese and a zesty avocado mix.
Check out the full Halloween party dip recipe from Livemore.
Halloween Bloody Mary
For the adults at your party, try a signature drink with a spooky twist. Add some clamato juice and pickle juice to a traditional Bloody Mary recipe with a dash of horseradish, minced garlic and celery salt for an extra punch. Cheers to a bloody-good Halloween!
Check out the full Halloween blody Mary recipe from Livemore.
Serve up some chilled and scary-looking sangrias to break the ice at this year's Halloween get-together. Add sweet juices to chilled red wine with freshly squeezed lemons and perfectly cut orange slices for the perfect garnish. As a finishing touch, you can drop some colored eyeballs into the jug to give your guests a few more chills down their spine.
Check out the full Halloween sangria recipe from Livemore.