Spooky Halloween Foods

Another great post from the JBFSaleBlog.com – all about creating some fun snacks for your kiddos for Halloween. With only a week to go, my little ones are having a ball with everything orange or spooky or fun or silly.

Enjoy some of these fun snacks this week!

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Halloween is quickly approaching and we all know it’s every kid’s favorite holiday (other than Christmas of course.) Look no further parents because I’ve come up with my 3 most favorite Halloween treats that you and your kids will be dying to try. Check out these spooky snacks!

Candy Corn Jell-O
by Passion for Savings
Spooky Snacks Who doesn’t love Jell-O? This treat is simple to make and fun to eat.

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 Lemon Jell-O Gelatin (3 oz)
  • 1 Orange Jell-O Gelatin (3 oz)
  • 8 oz thawed Cool Whip
  • 1 1/3 cups boiling Water
  • Candy Corn

DIRECTIONS

  • If you can find tall shot glasses they will work best, but any clear glass will do.
  • Place lemon gelatin in a bowl and add 2/3 cup boiling water.
  • Stir well until dissolved and allow cooling.
  • Fill each cup 1/3 full of yellow and place in refrigerator.
  • Place orange gelatin in a bowl and add 2/3 cup boiling water.
  • Stir well until dissolved and allow cooling.
  • Fill each cup 1/3 full of orange and place in refrigerator.
  • Top each portion with whipped topping and garnish with a piece of candy corn.
  • Refrigerate until ready to serve

Mummy Hot Dogs
by Creative Juice
 Spooky Snacks
This treat is hands down my favorite to make during the holiday. Not only is it fun to make and super yummy but it will for sure be the party favorite.

*Feeds 8*

Ingredients

  • 1 can Crescent Roll Dough
  • 4 American Cheese slices
  • 8 Hot Dogs
  • 16 candy eyes
  • Cooking spray

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 375.
  • Cut each cheese slice into 4 strips.
  • Unroll dough and separate into 4 rectangles (crimp diagonal cuts in each one together).
  • Cut each rectangle lengthwise into 1/2″ strips and join 2 together to form one long “bandage”.
  • 10 pieces, making a total of 40 pieces of dough. Slice cheese slices into quarters (1/2 slice cheese, cut in half).
  • Wrap “bandage” of dough around each hot dog and 1/4 slice of cheese.
  • Make sure to leave a gap for the face.
  • Place wrapped hot dogs (cheese side down) on non-stick cookie sheet and lightly spray with cooking spray.
  • Bake 15 minutes or until dough is lightly brown.
  • Place a small piece of cheese where eyes go and place in oven to melt slightly.
  • Place 2 eyes on each mummy

Spider PB&J
by Welch’s
spooky snacks
This treat is for all the PB&J lovers out there. It takes no time to make and don’t require anything to be cooked. All you need is 5 simple ingredients and you can make this treat anywhere.

Ingredients:

  • Bread
  • Peanut Butter
  • Jelly
  • Pretzel stick (legs)
  • Chocolate chips (eyes)

Directions:

  • Cut bread into small round pieces (also cutting the crust off)
  • Place one piece of bread on a plate
  • Spread a small amount of peanut butter on the bread
  • Spread a small amount of jelly on the bread
  • Space 4 pretzel sticks on each side on the bread
  • Place another piece of bread on top
  • Add two chocolate chips on top for the eyes
  • *Repeat each step as many times as you want to make as many sandwiches that you want.

Have you tried any of these spooky snacks or do you have other recipes that your kid’s love? Let us know!

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