PART OF Halloween

32 Sinister Halloween Appetizers

Want your Halloween finger food to be downright delicious or to scare you straight? You won't have to pick with our collection of appetizers that'll make all the boys and ghouls scream with delight. Then, continue the party with our best Halloween dinner ideas and fan-favorite Halloween cocktails.

Bone-Shaped Sandwiches

Dreaming of a different kind of Halloween party? Try serving these bones at a Halloween high tea.

Yummy Mummy Cheese Spread

This poor mummy is begging to be eaten.

Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Skulls

A portable way to eat your chicken buffalo pizza!

Pumpkin Cheese Fondue

Part witch potion, part autumnal perfection. Pumpkin fondue is the perfect addition to any Halloween festivities you're planning.

Meatball Creepy Crawlers

Creepy crawlers never tasted so good.

Halloween Swamp Dip

The dip equivalent of a love potion, this appetizer should be made in a vat and served with abandon.

Spider Deviled Eggs

This is one spider you'll want to see on your table.

Mummy Dogs

Halloween at its finest, these dough-wrapped dogs are a fun way to dress your food up. Hint: You can wear the same costume, just don't use dough.

Halloween Sandwich Treats

Pumpkin-shaped tea sandwiches will take your party spread from drab to fab.

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Looking to bring a little sophistication to your Halloween festivities? Try these flavorful pumpkin seeds — just save your seeds post jack-o-lantern carving!

Monster Toes

There is nothing quite like a severed body part buffet on October 31st. Freak out your friends with these gruesome (but tasty) toes!

Pattypan Squash Fritters

It might've been the Vulcans who said, "Live long and prosper," but that doesn't mean you can't take a page from their book by adding some healthy logic to your Halloween festivities.

Mummy Loaf

Why don't mummies go on vacation? They are afraid they will unwind.

Snakes on a Stick

If the sorting hat put you in Slytherin this school year, these ssssscary ssssnakes are a MUST.

Eyeball Tacos

These terrifying eyeball tacos will make your guests scream at first bite.

Creepy Body Bits Dip

Subtle, scary and delicious — but be warned! You never know what you might fish out.

Rat Cheese Ball

Is your goal freaking out your party guests? Look no further than this recipe.

Goblin Party Mix

A little bit of candy, a lotta bit of tasty.

Halloween Brain Dip

The true meaning of brain food.

Scary Eyeballs

I've got my eyes on you.

Pumpkin & Chive Damper

Forget about peeled grapes, you won't need party gimmicks with this amazing pumpkin and cheese bread.

Pumpkin Dip

"Super easy to make and full of great flavor! I used Granny Smith apples as I love their sharpness and I found they contrasted perfectly with the sweet dip."


Monster Mouths

Serve as an incredibly fun Halloween breakfast or as part of a party platter.

Haunted Forest

Offset your candy consumption with this haunted forest veggie plate.

Pumpkin Nacho Cheese Ball

No party is complete without a cheese ball. Enough said.

Googly Eyes

Have you ever seen such delicious eyeballs?

Pumpkin Hummus

Nothing scary to see here folks! This pumpkin hummus doesn't need to get dressed up to be the belle of the ball.

Spider Web Dip

Cheese, salsa, guac, oh my! This dip is a true triple threat.

Cheese Ball

Black Widow's tasty sidekick is sure to be devoured quickly.

Spider Snacks

If you can't stomach scary spiders, this cutie is perfect for your Halloween spread.

Garlic Bat Bites

When bats taste this good they don't need to be nocturnal — eat them all day!

Worm Sandwiches

Wormy, squirmy and squishy — these easy-to-make sandwiches have all the necessary food groups for Halloween.