Halloween is a great tradition specially in western side, in which kids wear different costumes according to their horror themes. Halloween is not only for kids but also for adults who show their interest in this tradition and participate as well. Halloween and food is very related to each other from ancient times.
The recurring themes of fall food, mumming and divination are the primary connectors. The survay of history cookbooks and newspapers confirms that Americans began celebrating Halloween in 20 century and that period was when theme parties were very trendy .
The food that was mostly used in old times was apple , nuts , cakes and kale. Whereas same stuff is still consider an important part of Halloween but with some twists , so that it could seems like halloween food. The five recipe below are used today in Halloween and are an important part of this culture.
Mac O Lantern
It is a very delicious dish and co related to pizza, as its taste is cheesy and saucy. But it is usually served with a special salad. This recipe takes only 20 minutes to get cooked. The main ingredients of Mac O lantern are sauce made of tomatoes, garlic,cheese, beef and basil leaves.
If it is about Halloween then necessary to have pumpkin in food. Pumpkins are consider an enormous due to its ancient contact with Halloween . In this recipe pumpkin is filled with boiled rice containing vegetables.
The apples were already used in old ages of Halloween and still it is being used today. This recipe contains dry apples with removed stem and instead wooden pop sticks are insert which are dipped into a thick redish sweet sauce which gives apple a sweet and sour favor. The sauce is made of light corn syrup, vinegar, sugar and red food color.
SPOOKTACULAR GRAVEYARD CAKE
This cake is a simple cake with a gostly graveyard theme. In this brown chocolate and oreo biscuits are used to give a darker look and sprinkle of corn candies on it.
SPIDER WEB PLATER
This dish is different from other dishes of Halloween as it contains refried beans in it. Tacos and tomatoes seasoning is mixed with meat to give it a meaty taste which is mixed with a cheesy cream .