Boo  Beverage







2 cups orange juice

2 cups milk

2 pints orange sherbet

4 medium ripe bananas  

2 cups whipped topping

18 miniature chocolate chips





In four batches, process the orange juice, milk, sherbet

and bananas in a blender until smooth.


Pour into chilled glasses.


Cut a hole in the corner of a pastry or plastic bag; fill with whipped topping.

Pipe a ghost shape on top of each beverage.


Position chocolate chips for eyes.



Serves - 9









Ghostly  Custards







1 can (15 ounces) solid-pack pumpkin
1 can (12 ounces) evaporated milk

1/3 cup granulated sugar

2 tablespoons honey
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

3/4 teaspoon ground allspice

2 eggs
2 cups whipped topping

miniature semisweet chocolate chips





Preheat oven to 325 degrees.


In a bowl, combine the first seven ingredients; beat on low until smooth.


Place eight ungreased 4-oz. custard cups in two 8 inch square baking pans.


Fill each cup with 1/2 cup of pumpkin mixture.


Pour hot water around cups into the pans to a depth of 1 inch.


Bake for 40 to 50 minutes or until a knife inserted near the center comes out clean.


Remove from pans to cool on wire racks.


Before serving, top each with dollops of whipped topping in the shape of a ghost.

Add chocolate chips for eyes.



Serves 8








Goblin  Eyeballs








12 eggs
ed food coloring

  3/4 cup mayonnaise
  1 tablespoon prepared mustard
alt and pepper to taste

  12 large pimiento-stuffed olives, halved widthwise





Place eggs in a single layer in a large saucepan.

Add enough water to cover by 1 inch.

Cover and bring to a boil over high heat.

Remove from the heat; cover and let stand for 15 minutes.


Place in ice water until completely cooled.


Gently crack eggs. (do not peel)


Fill a large bowl with hot water; add food coloring to tint water a dark red.


Add eggs, making sure they are completely covered by water.

Let stand for 30 minutes.

Remove eggs from water; peel.

(Eggs should have a veined appearance.)


Cut eggs in half widthwise.


Place yolks in a large bowl.

Set whites aside.


Mash yolks with a fork; stir in the mayonnaise, mustard, salt and pepper.


To make eggs stand better on serving plate, slice a small piece

from the bottom of egg white halves.


Stuff with yolk mixture.

Place an olive half in the center of each to resemble an eyeball.


Refrigerate until serving.



Serves 2 dozen








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