Halloween Snacks

The fun, spooky spirit of Halloween trickles into everything at the end of October, so embrace the holiday by creating a spread of ghoulish nibbles. Halloween snack recipes let you have a ton of fun: Dip pretzels into white chocolate and apply two tiny chocolate "eyes" and presto-instant ghosts on a stick. Caramel apples are a classic, and you can make them even more decadent by rolling them in chopped nuts or colorful sprinkles. And what says Halloween better than toasted pumpkin seeds? If you're craving a sweet-salty combo, pop up some corn for old-fashioned popcorn balls. Throw in a DVD of Charlie Brown waiting for the Great Pumpkin, and you've got a perfect family movie night.

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Fun & Easy Halloween Party Snacks

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Halloween Trick-or-Treat Snacks for School

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Monster Mouths

Better Homes and Gardens

Youngsters will go batty over these apple-and-peanut butter treats, perfect for Halloween parties.

Total: 20 mins

Cheesy Goblin Head

Better Homes and Gardens

The taco-flavored cheese spreads easily on crackers for a quick snack or Halloween party appetizer.

Total: 45 mins

Halloween Chex® Mix

Betty Crocker

Trick or treat? Surprise little witches and goblins with this fruit, candy and cereal mix. They'll be "goblin" it up!

Total: 40 mins


Betty Crocker

Need a party activity? Let the kids decorate cereal pumpkins, using their imaginations and a few extras.

Total: 45 mins

Spooky Banana-Berry Smoothies

Better Homes and Gardens

There's nothing spooky about the cooling taste of the blueberry and blackberry drink. They're all dressed up with meringue cookie eyeballs for a Halloween party.

Total: 10 mins

Night Eyes

Better Homes and Gardens

Scary Cerebrum

Better Homes and Gardens

Guests at your Halloween party won't have to think twice whether they'd like a serving of this molded shrimp cocktail.

Halloween Appetizers for Grownup Gobbling (and Goblins)

Halloween snacks for the kids? Easy-peasy. You've got your severed fingers, your candy-corn-dotted rice-cereal treats -- Halloween was made for kids.

Slithering Breadsticks


Pepperoni and poppy seeds give these serpentine snacks a spooky look. Bonus: They taste great so kids will eat them up!

Alley Cat Pops

Better Homes and Gardens

Cinnamon-Popcorn Snack

Betty Crocker

From Betty's Soul Food Collection...Pop some style by mixing popcorn into peanuts, raisins, healthy Cheerios® and just enough sweetness to make everyone smile.

Total: 30 mins

Kids' Snacks: Boo the Trick-or-Treating Ghost

These adorable Halloween bento box snacks are perfect after a long night of trick-or-treating with your little goblins.

Halloween Snack Mix

Better Homes and Gardens

Delight kids by telling them that tiger teeth, lizard gizzards, and bat wings are the crunchy bits in this mischievous mix.

Total: 10 mins
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