Ewwww! That's the reaction most people have when they see the creepiest of the scary Halloween dishes shared on our site. We're talking Bloody Rats, Slimy Eyeballs and disembodied body parts. Don't say we didn't warn you, but if you're amused instead of aghast, check out these popular, super frightful creations.
There are tons of foods you can stuff into a brain-shaped mold, but this version gets extra gory points for coming pretty close to the actual texture of the stuff in the ol' noggin, right? Add a bloody good cocktail sauce and serve on crackers.
Let's call this one Freddy Krueger's fave, and let's face it: You're never going to look at prosciutto the same way again.
Yes, the photo below makes this dish lean a little toward adorable, but come on. We're talking about rats! This beefy preparation is even better when it's smothered in Chef John's Homemade Ketchup.
More: Watch this short video on how to make a Zombie Meatloaf :
It's one thing for your appetizer to stare back at you, but -- double scream -- these are ultra-goosebump-causing when you stick toothpicks or itty bitty plastic swords in those eyeballs. For those who are confused, wondering what the main ingredient is, lychees are called a "nut" but it's really a tropical fruit with a sweet flavor and a crunchy texture. So, in other words, perfect for these creepy eyeballs.
5. Creepy Mini Pizzas
These are more cute than creepy, really. Unless the thought of eating green bell peppers makes your skin crawl.
Say the name of this one three times, and if you don't LOL, well then, no Booger Cookies for you!
Can we please get a high five for these clever treats? Because, you know, they look so ghoulishly good, they're going to make your guests gag. Watch this short video for magical tricks on how to make them:
Also Try: Bloody Hand Sandwiches
We've got one Q for you: Would you like one scoop or two of this pretend poo?
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