Halloween in 2017 is not far off – a tradition of celebration spread in our country. It is important to celebrate all the costume, makeup, decorations at home and of course – food. On this day, she must be delicious and, of course, to scare and surprise your guests.
When it comes to Halloween, of course, come to mind images of vampires, bats, Jack Skellington who stole Christmas in the legendary movie by Tim Burton’s “Nightmare before Christmas”, the spiders and everything that your imagination allows.
Remember the main slogan of Halloween is trick or treat? Traditionally, children go from house to house distributing sweets. Since this holiday is traditionally held in autumn, it is the main ingredients – apples and pumpkin. Although today do not have to prepare only from these foods, because the food on the table in the first place must be terrible. This is probably the only day in the year when black biscuit or “bloody” dessert – you say “thank you.”
Especially for Halloween-2017 we have prepared for you 10 terrible and unrealistic delicious dishes that will decorate your table. All the dishes are pretty easy to repeat at home, and the facial expression of your friends, which will be to try it – believe me, it will be invaluable. We promise that your desserts will not bring you death 🙂
Biscuit “Jack Skellington”
There are so many great characters that embody the spirit of Halloween: Ghost Casper, the whole Addams family, Frankenstein … the List is very long. Of them Jack Skelington – favorite. It was his face cut out of pumpkins. This “pumpkin king” is placed in almost every home. And Jack can become a delicious dessert – well, to cook using simple ingredients, this is one of the most simple recipes.
Cookie recipe “Jack Skellington”
Ingredients: cookies, Oreos (you can replace it with a more budget-round biscuit-sandwich) – Lollipop sticks (can be replaced by bamboo sticks for shish kebab) – coconut oil – toothpick – white and black chocolate – black ribbon for decorating
1. On each stick put a cookie sandwich. Melt the white chocolate with coconut oil. If this oil is not available, you can use ordinary butter. Dip each cookie into the white chocolate so it is evenly coated biscuits. Put cookies in refrigerator for 10-15 minutes to let the chocolate fully set.
2. Melt the dark chocolate. Instead of chocolate you can use food coloring. Dip a toothpick into chocolate and draw on each cookie for the eyes, mouth and nose. Remember that Jack’s mouth was sewn up, so don’t forget to share the line of the mouth small vertical lines.
3. Put the cookies back in the refrigerator to fully set the chocolate. Then take the black ribbon and tie a bow on each stick (above to the cookie). Eat and enjoy!
Cookie recipe for Halloween: video
Cookies “Bloody smile Dracula”
Cookies looks brazen, but not so disgusting to refuse to eat it. All at once it is clear that use for cooking biscuits. And terrible teeth. The usual marshmallows! And red blood? People, it’s just ice cream. What could be tastier ice cream with cookies and marshmallows?
Cookie recipe “Bloody smile Dracula”
Ingredients: – biscuits (you can cook yourself, or buy ready-made, the important thing is not to choose very fragile) – mini marshmallows – vanilla ice cream red food dye almond flakes for decorating
1. Cut biscuits in half. It is better to buy a big cookie, which is not very crumbly. Add to ice cream red dye. Spread each half biscuit “bloody ice cream”.
2. On one half of cookie place a mini-marshmallow. This will be teeth Dracula. Cover other half of cookies. To make tooth – paste among the marshmallows from the cereal of almond. And serve! Keep in mind that the ice cream can melt. Therefore, this cookie is better not to cook in advance and serve at once.
Cookie recipe for Halloween, “Bloody smile Dracula”: video
Brownie “the Pumpkin patch”
Pumpkin is the integral attribute of Halloween. If you have already managed to carve creepy smile Jack and put the “pumpkin king” scare away evil spirits, then is the time to prepare brownies, in which to grow small pumpkins.
Brownie recipe for Halloween, the “Pumpkin patch”
Ingredients: – brownies (brownies can cook according to our recipe) – white chocolate – coconut oil (you can substitute for butter) – green food coloring – chocolate cookie (crumbs) – candy in the form of pumpkin – dark chocolate
1. Bake chocolate brownies. Take dark chocolate and melt it in a water bath with butter. Smear chocolate frosting on your brownies. Crush chocolate cookies and sprinkle them brownies. Now you have a beautiful and fertile field.
2. White chocolate melt the coconut oil (or butter) and add green dye. Now we have something to draw green leaves. Apply “green” chocolate chaotic lines on a brownie.
3. Candy in the form of pumpkins set on a prepared field. Cut your brownies into pieces and serve.
Brownie recipe for Halloween, the “Pumpkin field”: video
Cookies “The Mummy”
Vampires, pumpkins and Jack will definitely be on every holiday table. And what about mummies? It’s much more interesting even! This cookie is prepared according to the principle of biscuits with Jack.
Cookie recipe for Halloween “the Mummy”
Ingredients: – crackers nuts (can be replaced by an oval biscuit sandwiches) is a tube for drinking (can be replaced by bamboo sticks for shish kebab) – dark chocolate – coconut oil (or butter) frosting, white chocolate
1. On each stick put a cookie. Melt dark chocolate with coconut oil (or butter). Dip each cookie into the chocolate and refrigerate for 10-15 minutes so the chocolate froze.
2. Prepare the glaze of white chocolate. To do this, melt the chocolate in a water bath with the addition of powder, butter and one spoon of milk. You should get a fairly thick mass. Using a pastry syringe to apply the glaze horizontal stripes on each cookie.
3. The eyes of the mummies to make a mini candy M&M’s. In order to fix them – use the dark chocolate. Pupils also make a bit of dark chocolate.
Cookie recipe for Halloween “the Mummy”: video
Pumpkin pie “Jack Skellington”
The recipe for pumpkin pie for Halloween “Jack Skellington”
Ingredients: – puff pastry (for a closed pie) – pumpkin purée – two eggs – 1/4 tsp salt – 1/2 tsp cinnamon – 1/2 tsp nutmeg – 1/2 tsp ginger – condensed milk (raw) – caramel sauce
1. To prepare pumpkin puree, take a medium pumpkin, clean from rind, cut into small pieces and bake until done. Cooked pumpkin mix in a blender until smooth.
2. Allow sauce to cool, add salt, spices and evaporated milk. Add the eggs and mix well.
3. Lay out the puff pastry to a form and then put the filling of mashed potatoes. On top of pumpkin puree drizzle with caramel sauce. For the caramel sauce, take sugar, fill it with water and put on fire. In any case, do not bother! So sugar kristallizuetsya and you only get a Lollipop. Wait until the mixture becomes a light brown color. Remove from heat, enter to warm the cream and butter and mix well.
4. Cover pie puff pastry. On top of the carefully cut out eyes, nose and ROS Jack. Seal the edges of the cake. Bake in the oven for 15-20 minutes until tender. Then remove cake, cover it with foil and bake for another 20-30 minutes. This is necessary in order to “face” Jack was pale, like in a cartoon.
The recipe for pumpkin pie for Halloween “Jack Skellington”: video
Stuffed pepper “Jack”
The recipe of the stuffed peppers on Halloween “the Jack”
Ingredients: – 4 orange peppers – olive oil – salt and pepper – chopped one onion – 2 cloves garlic – minced 1 Cup cooked rice – tomatoes – chicken broth – cheese
1. Grease the pan with oil, add the finely chopped onion. the garlic and mince. Season with salt and pepper. Add chicken broth and tomatoes. If fresh tomatoes remove the skins. Simmer until tender.
2. Add in the ground beef Cup cooked rice and grated cheese. Mix well.
3. Each pepper, cut the top and cut out eyes, nose and mouth. Inside pepper clean from seeds. Put in the pepper stuffing, sprinkle with grated cheese and close the top.
4. Put the pepper in the form, pour all chicken broth (to cover the peppers into 2-3 cm). Close the form with foil and bake for 30-45 minutes until cooked peppers. It should be soft when you pierce it.
The recipe of the stuffed peppers on Halloween “the Jack”: video
This recipe is especially for those who will cook for the children and with them. It is very simple and at the same time will be interesting for your children. Remember the Ghost Casper? What about pizza with ghosts?
Pizza recipe for Halloween with ghosts
Ingredients: 8 buns for burgers – 16 slices mozzarella – olives – the marinade from the tomatoes (you can substitute any favorite sauce)
1. Cut the buns in half. Each muffin top with a layer of marinade or sauce. The pieces of mozzarella cut “ghosts”. You can use cookie cutters or simply a figure out of paper.
2. Finely chop the olives – it will be the Ghost eyes. On each bun put the “Ghost” and some olives.
3. Bake in the oven for 10-15 minutes.
Pizza recipe for Halloween with ghosts: video
When it comes to drinks, the first thing that comes to mind is syringes with red wine. But that’s so corny! The main supply of drinks – again look. What could be better than pumpkin and slowly the resultant smoke? If you think that’s hard to replicate at home, then you are very wrong. The secret is dry ice.
The recipe for pumpkin punch for Halloween
Ingredients: – 750 ml rum – orange juice – Cup lemon juice – 1/2 Cup pumpkin puree – cinnamon sticks – 1/2 Cup sugar – 1/2 Cup water – 6 PCs cloves – star anise – nutmeg
For serving: – dry ice (kilogram of ice is 30-40 UAH) winter squash – casserole which will fit in a pumpkin
Dry ice is a very effective beverage service
Tip: you do not have to cook pumpkin punch on this recpt. You can prepare your favorite beverage, it can be soft. The secret is in the flow.
1. First prepare the syrup. Put the saucepan on a medium heat and add spices – cinnamon, cloves, anise and nutmeg. When spices will give a flavor – add sugar and water. Disturb to the state, until the sugar has dissolved. Boil 10 minutes and strain through a sieve and let cool to room temperature.
2. In large bowl, combine the rum, orange and lemon juices, syrup and pumpkin puree. Mix well and strain through a sieve.
3. Take a large pumpkin that will fit your pan (but between the walls of the pumpkin and the pan should be a small space). Clean the pumpkin environment, put down dry ice. Place the pot.
Dry ice can be purchased in stores, its price – 30-40 UAH per kilogram
4. Pour the drink in a saucepan. Before serving, slowly pour the hot water between the walls of the pot that it came on dry ice. This is what will create the smoke effect. So the effect lasted longer – the dry ice will need to be changed from time to time.
Lollipops with vampire blood
Recipe of candy on Halloween with vampire blood
Ingredients (12 candies): – 2 cups sugar – 4 tbsp corn syrup – red food dye Lollipop sticks
1. In a saucepan mix sugar, corn syrup and 1/4 Cup water and turn on low heat. Wait until the sugar is completely dissolved, stir while syrup.
2. Place on a baking sheet baking paper and place the sticks for lollipops. Bulk candy can be poured into molds or simply spread with a spoon on the parchment. In each drop, add two or three drops of food coloring. Optional –you can draw patterns with a toothpick. When the mass begins to solidify – attach to bottom of wand.
3. Put in the refrigerator until fully cured.
Donut recipe for Halloween
Ingredients: – 1 glass of kefir – 1 piece egg – 1 tsp baking powder – sugar, salt – vegetable oil for frying 1 Cup flour
For serving: – black chocolate – white chocolate – red dye – false vampire teeth (non-edible ingredient) – applied eyes or mini candy M & M’s
1. Add in yogurt, eggs, salt and sugar. Then add soda and a spoon of vegetable oil. Sift the flour and mix well the dough, it should be smooth and elastic.
2. Divide the dough in half and roll it with a rolling pin. The height is about half a centimeter. Squeeze the donuts – such a great glass and a bottle cap. The cap size should be the size of the teeth. Allow the donuts to rest a little – 10-15 minutes on the Board that is covered with flour.
3. Fry the doughnuts in a large amount of oil. In each doughnut, place the teeth, cover dark chocolate. And “blood” are made of melted white chocolate with red food coloring. Also glue the eyes suggest to make them with mini candy M&M’s.
This is Halloween, this is Halloween Pumpkins scream in the dead of night!
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