12 Recipes For A Wicked Halloween Party

recipe ideas for halloween party

I’ve been going a little Halloween crazy on Pinterest lately so I thought I’d share some of the recipes that have caught my eye this week. From pumpkin jello shots through to ghosts meringues and witches fingers, there’s really something to please scare everyone at your next Halloween party!

1. Witches Brew (Cheesy Spinach Soup)

witches soup by annie eats

Not only is this soup appropriately creepy but it’s also pretty healthy – win!

Get the recipe at Annie’s eats.

2. Pumpkin Jello Shots


These pumpkin jello shots are guaranteed to be a hit with your guests! You could also make omit the alcohol if you have kiddies present.

Get the recipe at A Subtle Revelry.

3. Cheese and Pretzels Broomsticks


A few pretzels, a little cheese…and bam! you’ve got yourself a wicked appetizer (pun oh-so-intended).

Get the recipe at One Little Project.

4. Chocolate Peanut Butter Spider Cookies

chocolate-peanut-butter-cookies-a spicy perspective

Anything that has peanut butter in it is pretty much a winner in my heart but these cookies sound especially delicious.

Get the recipe at A Spicy Perspective.

5. Creepy Cocktails Stirrers

halloween cocltail stirrers by abm

More of an assembly job than a recipe but a fun idea nonetheless!

See the how to instructions at A beautiful Mess.

6. Halloweeno Jalapeno Popper Mummies


Just saying the name of this recipe brings a smile to my face. These are just too adorable.

Get the recipe at The Hopeless Housewife.

7. Black Liquorice Cocktail

black liquorice cocktail via camille styles

I don’t normally go for liquorice flavored cocktails but this one was too gorgeous to pass up. That color!

Get the recipe at Camille Styles.

8. Mummy Pumpkin Quinoa Donuts

Mummy-Pumpkin-Quinoa-Donuts by fork and beans

I’ve never had quinoa donuts before so this is definitely a recipe I’m keen to try this year. They’re also vegan!

Get the recipe at Fork and Beans.

9. Wholewheat Witch Fingers


These witch fingers may look disgusting but they actually sound super tasty. They’re also healthy-ish so you won’t feel as guilty eating all the candy afterwards ;)

Get the recipe at Texanerin Baking.

10. Halloween Macarons

skeleton macarons

Macarons can be tricky to master but these beauties would definitely be worth the time and effort. Or if you’re lazy like me then you could always decorate ready-made macarons ;)

Get the recipe at Lauren Conrad.

11. Meringue Ghosts

ghostmeringues by my baking addiction

These meringue ghosts are almost too cute to eat. Almost.

Get the recipe at My Baking Addiction.

12. Halloween Pumpkin Punch

halloween punch by honestly yum

Finally, every party deserves a fabulous punch and I think this one more than fits the bill!

Get the recipe at Honestly Yum.