For some of us, Halloween isn’t just one day—it’s the whole season! All of your Halloween celebrations call for a scary good spread of snacks and treats to delight all your favorite ghoul-friends. Not sure where to start? We’ve got some easy tips to get creative with appetizers and party snacks using a few of our meat and cheese favorites and gourmet Halloween gifts.
Make Your Space Spooky
The best way to get your table in the Halloween mood is to add spooky touches to your décor and food. From candles to cobwebs, there no shortage of Halloween touches you can use to dress up your space. Our Autumn Entertaining Gift Set comes with a reusable serving tray that will add fall flair to your table; use it to serve charcuterie, small apps, or organize silverware and napkins.
Choose fall-forward flavors and colors for your menu. A fall-themed charcuterie board with a couple scary touches can up the fun-factor at any Halloween party. Make it extra easy with a gift that does double-duty as décor with Halloween packaging, like our Happy Halloween Gift Basket or Spooky Snacks Halloween Gift Tower.
If you’ve got a knack for DIY, we have a few simple tips to create spooky, delicious snacks your guest will devour.
Unwind at your next party with these adorably spooky sausage mummies and cranberry mustard dipping sauce. It’s no secret that these little treats won’t be under wraps long after they’re served.
Get crafty with your favorite Hickory Farms cheeses! Making a creepy charcuterie board is an easy way to add fun to your table. Simply collect a few small cookie cutters in your favorite spooky shapes (think bats, pumpkins, skulls, and cats). If you’re up for the challenge, you can even turn one of our 10oz blocks of cheese into a coffin for your sausage mummies.
Have a ball and get a little cheesy with this Halloween serving tip. This pumpkin cheese ball will be the perfect addition to your Halloween charcuterie spread and is easy to make with our Sharp Cheddar Blend Cheese Ball. Serve it up with our famous beef summer sausage and Golden Toasted Crackers and you’re ready to go!