Fried Green Tomatoes

Ingredients 3 firm green tomatoes, sliced Salt ½ cup cornmeal ½ cup flour ½ tsp Cajun seasoning ½ cup buttermilk 1 egg 3 Tbsp vegetable oil for frying Directions Spread tomato slices on paper towels. Sprinkle with salt. Allow 15 minutes resting for salt to remove excess water from tomatoes. Blot each side dry with […]

Frightening Witch’s Finger Cookies

Ingredients: 1-1/4 cups sliced almonds, divided 4 oz.  (1/2 of 8-oz. pkg.) cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup  butter, softened 3/4 cup  powdered sugar 1 tsp.  almond extract 1/4 tsp.  salt 1-1/2 cups  flour Directions: HEAT oven to 325ºF. RESERVE 40 nuts for later use; process remaining nuts in food processor until finely ground. Beat next […]

Monster’s Toes

Ingredients: 1 cup  butter, softened 2 cups  flour 1 pkg.  (3 oz.) Lime Flavor Gelatin 18  red berry-shaped gummy candies Directions: HEAT oven to 350°F. BEAT butter in large bowl with mixer until creamy. Add flour and dry gelatin mix; mix well. ROLL dough into 18 toe-shaped pieces; place 2 inches apart on baking sheet. […]

Monster Mash Guacamole & Spicy Shrimp Dip

Ingredients: 1 Tbsp.  olive oil 1/2 lb.  uncooked medium shrimp, peeled, deveined and coarsely chopped 1/2 tsp.  chipotle chile pepper powder 1/3 cup  red enchilada sauce 3 Tbsp.  chopped cilantro, divided 3  fully ripe avocados (1-1/4 lb.), mashed 4 oz.  (1/2 of 8-oz. pkg.) cream cheese, softened 1 can  (15 oz.) black beans, rinsed 2 […]

Ghoulish Punch

Ingredients: 2 cups  boiling water 1 pkg.  (8-serving size) Lime Flavor Gelatin 2 cups  cold orange juice 1 bottle  (1 liter) seltzer, chilled Ice cubes 1 pt.  (2 cups) orange sherbet, slightly softened 1  orange, thinly sliced 1  lime, thinly sliced Directions: STIR boiling water into dry gelatin in large bowl at least 2 minutes […]

Mummy Spinach Dip

Ingredients: 1 pkg.  (16 oz.) frozen pizza dough, thawed 1  egg, beaten 2 sticks Mozzarella String Cheese 2  black olive slices 1 cup Light Sour Cream 1/4 cup  KRAFT Lite Ranch Dressing 1 pkg.  (10 oz.) frozen chopped spinach, thawed, well drained 1  green onion, sliced 1/2 cup  finely chopped red peppers 1/4 cup Grated […]

Easy Halloween Truffles

Ingredients: 1-1/2 pkg.  (4 oz. each) BAKER’S Bittersweet Chocolate (6 oz.), broken into pieces 1/4 cup  whipping cream 1 Tbsp.  butter, softened 1-1/2 pkg.  (4 oz. each) BAKER’S White Chocolate (6 oz.), divided Yellow and red food colorings (3 drops yellow and 2 drops red) 3 Tbsp.  BAKER’S ANGEL FLAKE Coconut, tinted orange Black decorating […]

Pumpkin Pound Cake

Ingredients: 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 2 cups granulated sugar 4 eggs 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 1 1/4 cups canned 100 percent pumpkin (not pie filling) Directions: Preheat oven to 325°F. Prepare Dimensions […]

Candy Corn Cookies

from Ivory Harlow of Chillicothe, Ohio Ingredients: 1 cup butter flavor Crisco 3/4 cup brown sugar 1 tsp. vanilla 1/4 tsp. salt 2 egg yolks 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1 cup self-rising flour 1 cup all-purpose flour Candy corns Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, cream together Crisco and sugar. Add […]

Chestnut Chocolate Chip Cookies (gluten-free)

Ingredients: 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup golden brown sugar 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 egg 1 cup chestnut flour* 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1-1/4 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips About 3 whole roasted and peeled chestnuts Directions: Preheat the oven to 350°F […]

Sweet Pumpkin Pancakes

Ingredients: 1 cup complete pancake & waffle mix (or 1 8-ounce package) 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1/2 cup pumpkin (baked or canned) 1/4 cup chopped nuts (optional) Directions: Combine all ingredients and stir just until large lumps disappear. Over-stirring will cause tough pancakes. Pour slightly less than […]

Pumpkin Mac & Cheese for One

Ingredients: 3/4 cup cooked pasta (in any shape) 1 1/2 tablespoons cheddar cheese soup (from can) 2 tablespoons pumpkin puree 1 1/2 tablespoons milk, 1% 3/4 tablespoon cheese, low-fat 1 teaspoon deli mustard Directions: Boil a pot of water and cook the pasta for 8 to 10 minutes; drain when finished and let cool to […]

Baked Pumpkin

Ingredients: 1 pumpkin (small, peeled and cut into cubes) 1 cup sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon Directions: Preheat oven to 325 degrees Fahrenheit. Place pumpkin cubes in a baking dish and sprinkle with sugar and salt. Cover pan with foil and bake until soft. Sprinkle with cinnamon.

Pasta with Creamy Pumpkin Sauce

Ingredients: 1 pkg.  (16 oz.) penne pasta 1 pkg.  (8 oz.) cream cheese, cubed 1/2 cup  grated parmesan cheese 1/2 cup  (1 stick) butter or margarine 1/2 cup  milk 1 cup  canned pumpkin 1/2 tsp.  ground red pepper (cayenne) Ground nutmeg to taste Directions: Cook pasta as directed on package. Meanwhile, cook cream cheese, Parmesan, […]

Creamy Curried Pumpkin Soup

Ingredients: 1 Tbsp.  olive oil 1 small  onion, finely chopped 1 can  (29 oz.) pumpkin 1 can  (14 oz.) chicken broth 2 cups  water 3 Tbsp.  brown sugar 3/4 tsp.  curry powder 1/2 tsp.  salt 4 oz.  (1/2 of 8-oz. pkg.) cream cheese, cubed Directions: Heat oil in large saucepan on medium heat. Add onion; […]

Pumpkin Fluff Dip

Ingredients: 1 can  (15 oz.) pumpkin 1 pkg.  (3.4 oz.) vanilla flavor instant pudding 1 tsp.  pumpkin pie spice 1 tub  (8 oz.) whipped topping, thawed Directions: Mix pumpkin, dry pudding mix and spice in large bowl with whisk until blended. Stir in whipped topping. Refrigerate 1 hour.

Pumpkin Cake with Cream Cheese Icing

Reader Recipe: Gaye V. Ochs of Leeper, PA Ingredients for Cake: 2 cups sugar 4 eggs 1 cup salad oil 2 cups pumpkin 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 tsp. cinnamon 2 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. salt Ingredients for Icing: 1 stick butter 1 1-lb. box powdered sugar 8 oz. softened cream cheese 2 tsp. […]

Pumpkin Raisin Cake

Reader’s Recipe: D. Flinner of Canton, OH Ingredients: 2 cups flour 2 cups sugar 2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 2 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 4 eggs 1 (15 oz.) can pumpkin 3/4 cup vegetable oil 2 cups bran cereal (not flakes) 1 cup chopped pecans 1 cup raisins powdered […]

Pumpkin Pie Cake

Reader’s Recipe: D. Flinner of Canton, OH Ingredients: 1 (29 oz.) can pumpkin 1 (13 oz.) can evaporated milk 4 eggs 1 1/2 cup sugar 1 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1 yellow cake mix 1 cup melted butter 1 cup chopped walnuts or pecans 1/4 cup brown sugar whipped topping or ice cream Directions: […]

Pumpkin Pie Bars

Reader’s Recipe: D. Flinner of Canton, OH Ingredients: 2/3 cup margarine, softened 1 cup sugar 1 1/2 cup finely chopped walnuts, divided 1 (16 oz.) can pumpkin 1 3/4 cup flour 1 (14 oz.) can Eagle brand milk 1/4 cup light molasses 2 eggs, beaten 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 2 teaspoons vanilla extract powdered […]

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