The best Halloween parties feature foods that are just as scary as the decorations and costumes, which is why Halloween jello shots are one of the most popular party foods during this holiday season. Whether you’re hosting a party at your home or want to bring the spooky fun to work, these top recipes will help you create some ghoulishly good jello shots that will give everyone chills.
1) Eyeball Jello Shots
For a truly spooky treat, try these eyeball jello shots. To make them, start by creating small balls out of white fondant. Then, using a black edible marker, draw pupils onto the fondant balls. Next, cut out small circles of gelatin and place the eyeballs on top. Finally, fill shot glasses with your favorite vodka-based drink and enjoy. After you’ve eaten one, don’t forget to use your camera’s flash to get a good picture of the partygoers wearing their Halloween costumes.
2) Ghost White Rum and Coconut Milk
These spooky jello shots are made with coconut milk and ghost white rum. They’re perfect for a Halloween party! To make them, simply combine the coconut milk and rum in a bowl and mix well. Then pour the mixture into small plastic cups and refrigerate for at least two hours. Even when your guests don’t know what they’re eating, these bright green Jello Shots will still be popular because of their color. Combine one cup of lime juice with 3/4 cup sugar and 2 tablespoons of Knox unflavored gelatin in a saucepan over medium heat. Stir until all ingredients dissolve together. Add 3/2 cups water to cool down the mixture before pouring it into your mold or individual serving dishes.
3) Bloody Mary Cocktail in a Pumpkin
This is a fun and festive way to serve a classic cocktail at your Halloween party. Simply hollow out a small pumpkin, fill it with Bloody Mary mix, and add some gory garnishes. Your guests will love sipping on their drinks out of a real pumpkin. It’s the perfect way to kick off your Halloween festivities. These shots are perfect for any Halloween gathering. They’re glowing green in color so they look extra spooky!
5) Witch’s Brew Eggless Eggnog Punch
This easy eggless eggnog punch is the perfect witch’s brew for your Halloween party! Made with just a few simple ingredients, it’s sure to be a hit with all your guests. And best of all, it can be made ahead of time so you can enjoy the party, too. Due to its versatility and ease, this spooky Halloween jello shot idea is one that I have come back to year after year. Commonly served in small cups as an individual treat, they are also good to serve as part of a tray full of different types. These Spooky Halloween Jello Shot Ideas are always a crowd pleaser at my house because they’re so delicious, versatile, and inexpensive!
For fun and spooky take on a classic jello shot, try these peanut butter mummy jars. Start by spreading peanut butter on the inside of small jars. Then, add your favorite vanilla pudding mix to the jars and refrigerate until set. Once the pudding is set, use black licorice laces to create mummy wraps. These jello shots are sure to be a hit at your next Halloween party.