Festive Halloween Treats


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Lucy Davidov '20, Staff Writer

The excitement of Halloween is just around the corner. To improve the quality of your Halloween, below is a list of five yummy Halloween treats. Enjoy and happy snacking!

1. Spider Oreo Pops

With your favorite flavored Oreo, make an adorable spider-shaped treat by dipping it in chocolate, decorating the face of your Oreo, and adding legs to this edible creature. This easy to make treat is delicious and includes only a few ingredients.

Here is a link for more information on making the legs and face of this fun dessert: https://www.chelseasmessyapron.com/Halloween-oreo-pops-1/

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2. Rice Krispie Treat Mummies

With a layer of melted white chocolate smoothed over Rice Krispie Treats, and more drizzled like bandages, you can create a cute mummy. Add eyes made of black icing or chocolate. Now you have monster dessert bars, a festive and delicious dessert.

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3. Poison Candy Apples

A caramel apple can be quickly transformed into a ghoulish Halloween treat with a splash of food coloring. Take an apple and dip it in colored caramel to create this spooky snack.

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4. Strawberry Ghosts

Decorate your strawberries this season to get in the spirit. All you need are melted white chocolate to disguise your strawberry as a ghost and some chocolate chips for the eyes and nose. Who wouldn’t want to snack on ghost strawberries?  

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5. Candy Corn Cookies

Sugar cookies can easily be transformed into candy corn – a Halloween favorite. Take your favorite sugar cookie recipe, add orange food coloring, use a triangular cookie cutter, then bake. Dip the tip of the triangle into white royal icing and the base into dark melted chocolate.

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