Halloween Party Snacks and Cocktails



Posted on October 28, 2011 at 12:23 PM

Updated Friday, Oct 28 at 12:42 PM


Witches brew that is easy to do
This concoction yields four quarts and has a wonderful aroma
1 Cup Brown sugar
1 and ½ teaspoons whole cloves
4 cinnamon sticks
2 quarts cranberry juice
46 oz. Pineapple juice
2 Cups Woodford Reserve
2 and ½ Cups water
Place sugar and spices in pot basket of a 30-cup coffee maker.  Add juices, water and bourbon to the pot.  Brew as you would coffee and serve hot directly from the pot.
Great Pumpkin Punch
(Can serve this from a punch bowl placed inside a hallowed out pumpkin)
In a punch bowl mix:
1 Liter of Southern Comfort
64 ounces of Orange Juice
3 ounces of Grenadine (Adjust to taste, may want to start out with 2 ounces then add a little more at a time but not more than 5 ounces
Garnish with black licorice stick
Vampire Ghoulade
1 part Finlandia Tangerine Vodka
2 parts Lemonade
1 part Pomegranate juice
Strain into cocktail glass and garnish with a Gummy Worm
Hot Apple Pie
2 parts Apple Cider
1 part Tuaca
Add a whipped cream dollop
Sprinkle with cinnamon
Food Demonstration
Bat sandwiches
Ghost Sandwiches
Pumpkin appetizer spears
Eye Garnish
Food Pairing Ideas
Appetizer spears in pumpkin
Bat sandwiches with sun dried tomato spread
Ghost toasts with Benedictine 
Buffalo Chicken Dip
Pumpkin bars