Halloween is a holiday that is celebrated annually on October 31. It has its origins in old European traditions. In ancient times, Celtic festival of Samhain was celebrated in which bonfires were lighted and costumes were worn to drive off ghosts. It was during 8th century that Pope Gregory III declared November 1 as the time for honouring saints. Then, All Saints Day included some of the traditions of Samhain. The evening before that was known as All Hallows Eve and later as Halloween. As time passed, Halloween started to develop into a day of activities like carving jack-o-lanterns and trick-or-treating. This day is celebrated around the world with costumes, gatherings and sweet treats.
In this blog post, we have collected a list of recipes for Halloween:-
- Halloween cupcakes
You can bake these Halloween cupcakes for the little kids. The cupcakes are prepared with black velvet sponge and the icing is done with scary faces. It is prepared with simple icing methods. They are really very good.
- Pumpkin Hummus
This recipe is a great change from the usual hummus. If you are throwing a Halloween party, you can carve this pumpkin to make creamy hummus.
- Halloween Brownie Pizzas
Try this pizza for Halloween. You can make spiders on top of the pizza in many ways.
- Halloween Toffee Apples
These toffee apples can be easily prepared by anyone. The kids love to eat them. They are perfect for Halloween.
- Spider’s Web Cake
This is a real showstopper for Halloween. The dish has icing of Swiss meringue buttercream. Any Halloween party is incomplete without this chocolate sponge.
- Day of the Dead cookies
Celebrate Halloween or the Day of the Dead with these scary cookies. You can carve the cookies into any shape like witches, pumpkins, ghosts and cats.
- Zombie Fingers
These creepy and severed zombie finger cookies will scare you before you eat them.
- Chocolate Bat Cookies
These chocolate cookies, which are in the shape of bats are a perfect Halloween treat.
- Frankenstein Cupcakes
This Halloween, create your own monsters with this easy recipe.
- Funny Faces
Everyone laughs at funny faces. If someone makes funny faces or draws them on paper or on cookies.