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42 Recipes

Scary cookies, sweets and dinners for Halloween.

Spider nest cakes

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Hundreds and thousands give these frightful muffins a colourful speckled effect. Top with candy floss webs and a toy spider to complete the look.
1 hour
Easy
Vegetarian

Slime bug cups

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Beyond the layer of chocolate biscuit dirt, spooky sweets, spiders, snakes and worms lies a layer of slime-like lime jelly
25 minutes
Easy

Sausage mummy dippers

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Cut croissant dough into strips and roll around chipolatas for these spooky bandaged mummies. Serve with your favourite dip.
35 minutes
Easy

Dracula’s blood punch

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A refreshing mocktail fit for a vampire- team cherry juice with chilli, cinnamon, cloves and ginger, then garnish with a set of sweet fangs
15 minutes
Easy

Cheesy popcorn brains

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Flavour popping corn with grated cheddar, mustard and cayenne pepper then shape into 'brains' and serve as part of a spooky spread
17 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Eerie eyeball pops

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(17 ratings)
These spooky chocolate cake balls will be a hit with kids at Halloween - they can help decorate them too
35 minutes
Easy

Scary Halloween jelly

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Trick or treat time! This kids' party dessert may look gruesome, but the eyeballs and fingers are all sweet and fruity bites
25 minutes
Easy

Orange pumpkin face cookies

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(7 ratings)
Great fun biscuits for trick or treaters - make a day or two ahead, then fill in before your spooky guests arrive
55 minutes
Moderately easy

Haunted graveyard cake

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(31 ratings)
The perfect centrepiece for a Halloween celebration, this cake is guaranteed to make your party extra spooky
2 hours and 45 minutes
Moderately easy

Chocolate spider cookies

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(5 ratings)
Create some magic in the kitchen this Halloween with these spooky chocolate spiders
35 minutes
Easy

Eyeball pasta

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(5 ratings)
Get everyone in the Halloween mood with this gory but tasty pasta dish
25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Spider web chocolate fudge muffins

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(27 ratings)
Special Hallowe'en chocolatey bakes for lucky trick or treaters - you can make ahead and freeze
45 minutes
Moderately easy

Spooky spider cakes

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(13 ratings)
Children will have great fun decorating these at Halloween parties
1 hour
Easy
Vegetarian

Chocolate orange spider jellies

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These jellies are bound to be a hit at kids' parties - the webs add a spooky touch and taste great with the jelly
5 hours and 10 minutes
Moderately easy

Sticky popcorn pots

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Get your favourite DVD out and whip up some popcorn for a special movie night in
5 minutes
Easy

Tiny toads

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Mini toad in the hole, fun for under 5's
35 minutes
Easy

Hooting Halloween owls

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(15 ratings)
Delicious and simple chocolate cup cakes to make with the kids at Halloween - real crowd-pleasers
35 minutes
Easy

Halloween treats & drinks

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(12 ratings)
These spooky treats are perfect for adding a touch of fun to a Halloween party
50 minutes
Easy

Halloween pumpkin cake

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Like carrot cake? Then try using up your leftover pumpkin in this clever traybake for Halloween
50 minutes
Easy

Hubble bubble pumpkin pot

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(9 ratings)
Get your kids to help you cook this simple pumpkin, bacon and rice dish - you can make in the microwave too
45 minutes
Easy

Witches' brew (Pea & bacon chowder)

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(14 ratings)
We love this soup all through the year, but it really comes into its own at Halloween - for obvious reasons!
32 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Garlicky pumpkin risotto

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Rich, creamy and delicious - this pumpkin risotto is a great dinner party dish from Ursula Ferrigno
1 hour and 30 minutes
Moderately easy

Meatballs with vine tomato sauce

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(6 ratings)
Get the kids to help you make these simple meatballs, or make them up in advance - great for Hallowe'en
1 hour and 45 minutes
Easy

Pumpkin risotto

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We've adapted this Italian squash rice-pot recipe so it's a breeze for kids to make - just follow our step-by-step prep and cooking guide
1 hour and 30 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

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