image

Halloween recipes to make with the grandkids

We’ve got a few tricks up our sleeve when it comes to treats for Halloween.

These scare ‘em and share ‘em recipes are great for a fun supper or party buffet, and the little monsters can get involved too as you show them how it’s done in the kitchen.

Chicken and Chorizo Pot Pies

Add a delicious twist to a chicken pie by adding chorizo and decorating with bats (or any other Halloween-themed shapes) for a spicy and spooky serving.

You will need:

  • 1 tbsp unsalted butter
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 3 shallots, finely sliced
  • 2 leeks, finely sliced
  • 600g chicken thigh fillets, quartered
  • 100g chorizo, chopped
  • 2 tbsp plain flour
  • 1 sprig thyme, leaves chopped
  • 200ml cider
  • 300ml chicken stock
  • 2 tbsp cream
  • 500g puff pastry
  • 1 egg, beaten

Creep over to Morrisons.com to see the instructions and buy all the ingredients you need online >>

View more Halloween ideas here>

Worm Dogs

The kids will love this one – great fun, easy to make together for a scary supper and terrifyingly tasty too.

You will need:

  • 350g frankfurters
  • 8 white finger rolls
  • 1 squeeze tomato ketchup

Slither along to Morrisons.com for how to make Worm Dogs – and buy all the ingredients you need online >>

Spooky Cake

Turn a simple cake into a gruesome graveyard feature with this scarily simple recipe. Complete with broken tombstones and creepy crawlies, it’s a great addition to any Halloween party table.

You will need:

  • 225g self-raising flour
  • 1½ tsp baking powder
  • 40g cocoa
  • 225g sunflower spread
  • 225g caster sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 3 tsp milk
  • 300ml double cream
  • 150g milk chocolate, broken into cubes
  • 300g chocolate fingers
  • 25g desiccated coconut
  • 6 shortbread biscuits
  • 1 black writing icing, from the bright writing icing pack

Find the dead easy instructions at Morrisons.com and buy all the ingredients you need online >>

Click here for more in-season inspiration

 ADVERTORIAL
The following two tabs change content below.
We love serving up fun, helpful and ‘Good To Know’ blogs to inspire our customers. With fresh ideas and delicious recipes to help you get the best out of in-season ingredients, our chefs, butchers, bakers, fishmongers, greengrocers, gardeners, florists and other specialists are here to help you make the most of everything we have to offer. Visit Morrisons.com to shop online.

Leave a Comment!

Not a member?

You need to be a member to interact with Silversurfers. Joining is free and simple to do. Click the button below to join today!

Click here if you have forgotten your password

Community Terms & Conditions

Content standards

These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our site (contributions), and to any interactive services associated with it.

You must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the letter. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.

Contributions must:

be accurate (where they state facts); be genuinely held (where they state opinions); and comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.

Contributions must not:

contain any material which is defamatory of any person; or contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory; or promote sexually explicit material; or promote violence; promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; or infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person; or be likely to deceive any person; or be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence; or promote any illegal activity; or be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety; or be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person; or be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person; or give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case; or advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.

Nurturing a safe environment

Our Silversurfers community is designed to foster friendships, based on trust, honesty, integrity and loyalty and is underpinned by these values.

We don't tolerate swearing, and reserve the right to remove any posts which we feel may offend others... let's keep it friendly!