Throwing a Halloween party in your condo? Looking for spooky savory desserts for your guests? It doesn’t matter what you decide to cook up — from skeleton sugar cookies, pumpkin pie ice cream to mummy hand pies — these Halloween party foods are affordable and won’t take too long to put together.
So, get ready to start planning for this year’s bash with different Halloween party food ideas ranging from spookily simple to eerily creative.
Chocolate-Cinnamon Skeleton Cookies
Release your gingerbread man cookie cutter early this year; it’s just the tool you need to make these delectable cookies. With a little icing, you can pipe your way to spooky Halloween treats. Estimated cooking time is 4 hrs and 45 min. Total yield is 14 cookies.
Red Velvet Vampire Cupcakes
What seems like a gory encounter with the Count himself is only raspberry jam brightened with a drop of red food coloring. And if you dare sink your teeth into them, you’ll see that more raspberry jam and chocolate burst in the center. Estimated cooking time is 1 hr and 35 min. Total yield is 12 cupcakes.
Eyeball Lava Cake
This eyeball cake is the stuff of Halloween nightmares: When you slice into it, a gush of raspberry jam flows out. Estimated cooking time is 3 hrs and 30 min (includes cooling time). Total yield is 6-8 cake slices.
Halloween Popcorn Treats
These aren’t ordinary popcorn balls. These sticky treats contain chopped chocolate bars, chocolate chip cookies, salted almonds and colored candies. Estimated cooking time is 1 hr and 13 min. Total yield is 6-8 servings.
No-Churn Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream
All the dreamy ingredients of pumpkin pie are frozen into an ultra-creamy ice cream treat that doesn’t involve an ice cream maker or any churning! Estimated cooking time is 3 hrs and 45 min. Total yield is 6-8 servings.
Mummy Hand Pies
This easy Halloween-inspired recipe can be made ahead and served later as a scary-good party dessert. Estimated cooking time is 55 min. Total yield is 6 hand pies.