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Halloween Food Ideas, Easy Halloween recipes, #DeviledEggEyes, #Halloween, #HacksSpooky Deviled Egg Eyes ~Halloween recipes

If you are going to have a Halloween party then you need to have some FUN yet spooky recipe ideas to give your guest a scare.   Our family loves deviled eggs, but this recipe will have you thinking twice before you pop one of these into your mouth. They are easy to make, and budget friendly as well.

deviled eggIngredients Needed:

  • 1 dozen hard boiled eggs
  • 3 large spoonful’s of mayonnaise
  • Red and green food coloring dye
  • 1 can black olives
  • 1 teaspoon of yellow mustard
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Hot sauce (Optional)
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 tablespoon pickle Juice
  • 1 tablespoon vinegar

deviled eggDirections:

  1. Mix water, vinegar, and 10-12 drops of red or green food coloring in a small bowl.
  2. Crack hardboiled eggs by gently rolling them with a little pressure on countertop or a cutting board.
  3. Place the cracked eggs slowly into the colored water and let sit submerged for 3-4 minutes.
  4. Remove eggs from colored water and place them back into the egg carton or on a few paper towels to dry.
  5. Once all the eggs are dry, carefully peel them to remove the shell and cut in half long ways.
  6. Remove the yolks from the egg halves and place into a medium mixing bowl.
  7. Add 3 large spoonful’s of mayonnaise, 1 tablespoon of mustard, pickle juice a pinch of salt and pepper and stir thoroughly.
  8. Add hot sauce to desired spice level (optional).
  9. Add 5-10 drops of red food coloring to get desired level of color and mix well.
  10. Use a toothpick and food coloring to draw squiggly lines on the cut side of the egg halves.
  11. Fill the eggs with the red yolk filling.
  12. Cut black olives into thin slices and place on top of filling to create an “eyeball” appearance
  13. Finish egg by adding a drop of hot sauce or red food coloring to give the eggs an extra bloody looking appearance.

Halloween Food Ideas, Easy Halloween recipes, #DeviledEggEyes, #Halloween, #Hacks

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Spooky Deviled Egg Eyes

Course Appetizer, Dessert Party Food
Cuisine American
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 24

Ingredients

  • 1 dozen Hard Boiled Eggs
  • 3 spoonfuls Large spoonful Mayonnaise
  • Red / Green Food Coloring
  • 1 can Black Olives
  • 1 tsp Yellow Mustard
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Hot Sauce optional
  • 1 cup Water
  • 1 tbsp Pickle Juice
  • 1 tbsp Vinegar

Instructions

  1. Mix water, vinegar, and 10-12 drops of red or green food coloring in a small bowl.

    Crack hardboiled eggs by gently rolling them with a little pressure on countertop or a cutting board.

    Place the cracked eggs slowly into the colored water and let sit submerged for 3-4 minutes.

    Remove eggs from colored water and place them back into the egg carton or on a few paper towels to dry.

    Once all the eggs are dry, carefully peel them to remove the shell and cut in half long ways.

    Remove the yolks from the egg halves and place into a medium mixing bowl.

    Add 3 large spoonful’s of mayonnaise, 1 tablespoon of mustard, pickle juice a pinch of salt and pepper and stir thoroughly.

    Add hot sauce to desired spice level (optional).

    Add 5-10 drops of red food coloring to get desired level of color and mix well.

    Use a toothpick and food coloring to draw squiggly lines on the cut side of the egg halves.

    Fill the eggs with the red yolk filling.

    Cut black olives into thin slices and place on top of filling to create an “eyeball” appearance

    Finish egg by adding a drop of hot sauce or red food coloring to give the eggs an extra bloody looking appearance.

    Deviled Egg Eyes

 

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Healthy Halloween Recipes ~ Monster Eye Salad

Healthy Halloween Recipes, Monster Eye Salad, Easy Halloween Recipes, Halloween treats

This is such a simple idea but my kids LOVED it.  We had Monster Eye Salad as a side for dinner tonight and they gobbled it right up.   Funny thing is, is it is just a NORMAL salad, with a few candy Eye Balls  on top.  We did cut and put all the “circle shaped food” on top to play up the eyes.  But other than that is was just a normal green salad.  Hope your family enjoys this idea  as much as mine did.

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Tomato Basil Salad with Honey – Mustard Lemon Dressing #Salad #CleanEating

Tomato Basil Salad with Honey-Mustard Lemon Dressing #Salad, #SummerRecipe, #recipe, #Healthy, #CleanEating

Tomato Basil Salad with Honey-Mustard Lemon Dressing

If you are looking for a light refreshing salad to try on a hot summer day give this one a try. Easy to make and this made from scratch dressing is YUMMY!

Ingredients

4 Roma tomatoes, ½” dice
½ Onion, thinly sliced
6-8 Fresh basil leaves, finely chopped
1 Tbsp. Honey
1 Tbsp. Dijon Mustard
1 Lemon, juiced
1 Tbsp. Red Wine Vinegar
½ teas. Garlic Powder
¼ teas. Salt
¼ teas. Black Pepper
4 Tbsp. Olive Oil

Tomato Basil Salad with Honey-Mustard Lemon Dressing #Salad, #SummerRecipe, #recipe, #Healthy, #CleanEating
Instructions

Add the diced Tomatoes and sliced Onions to a medium size bowl.
In a small bowl add the Honey, Dijon Mustard, Lemon Juice, Red Wine Vinegar, Garlic Powder, Salt and Black Pepper. Mix well.
Slowly add the Olive oil to the small bowl whisking to incorporate.
Pour the dressing over the Tomatoes and Onions, toss to coat. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
Add the Basil and stir just prior to serving.

Tomato Basil Salad with Honey-Mustard Lemon Dressing #Salad, #SummerRecipe, #recipe, #Healthy, #CleanEating

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Tomato Basil Salad with Honey-Mustard Lemon Dressing

Course Appetizer, Dressing, Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes

Ingredients

  • 4 Roma Tomatoes 1/2 in Diced
  • 1/2 Onion thinly sliced
  • 6-8 Fresh Basil Leaves finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp Honey
  • 1 tbsp Dijon Mustard
  • 1 Lemon juiced
  • 1/2 tbsp Red Wine Vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp Garlic Powder
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1/4 tsp Black Pepper
  • 4 tbsp Olive Oil

Instructions

  1. Add the diced Tomatoes and sliced Onions to a medium size bowl.

    In a small bowl add the Honey, Dijon Mustard, Lemon Juice, Red Wine Vinegar, Garlic Powder, Salt and Black Pepper. Mix well.

    Slowly add the Olive oil to the small bowl whisking to incorporate.

    Pour the dressing over the Tomatoes and Onions, toss to coat. Refrigerate until ready to serve.

    Add the Basil and stir just prior to serving.

    Tomato-Basil-Salad-with-Honey-Mustard-Lemon-Dressing-Salad-SummerRecipe-recipe-Healthy-CleanEating

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Cream of Asparagus soup recipe #Soup #Recipe

Cream of ASPARAGUS SOUP RECIPE, quick and easy #Soup, #ASPARAGUS SOUP Cream of Asparagus soup

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1 stalks celery, chopped
  • pinch of garlic powder
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 1 pound fresh asparagus, trimmed and  chopped
  • salt and pepper to taste

Cream of Asparagus soup recipe

Wash and dry your vegetables. Peel the tough skin off the bottom of the asparagus.
asparagus soup
Chop into 1 inch segments
asparagus soup
Steam or boil till tender.  Normally about 7-10 minutes.
asparagus soup
In a 3 quart sauce pot, add 2 tablespoons butter, chopped onion, garlic powder and celery. Cook over medium heat  till onions start to turn translucent (normally 7-8 minutes).
asparagus soup
Add 3 tablespoon of flour into the pot. Stir around and  cook to get rid of the “raw” flour taste .  Cook about 2 minutes  (medium/ low heat) stirring to prevent clumping or burning.  Add chicken broth and milk at the same time, stir and bring  to a boil.  The flour mixture will start to thicken the broth.
asparagus soup
Add onion/ broth mixture along with your steamed asparagus to a blender.  Save a few of the asparagus tops for garnish. ONLY FILL THE BLENDER HALF WAY and do not put the cover on tight.  Just cover with a towel and mix.  Blend till smooth and creamy (about 1-1/2 minutes).  Salt and pepper to taste, serve hot…. enjoy!
asparagus soup
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Cream of Asparagus Soup
Course Dinner, Lunch, Main Course, Side Dish, Soup
Cuisine American
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp Butter
  • 1 small onion chopped
  • 1 stalk celery
  • 1 pinch garlic powder
  • 3 tbsp All-Purpose Flour
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 1 cup Whole Milk
  • 1 pound fresh Asparagus trimmed and coarsely chopped
  • Salt and Pepper

Instructions

  1.  Wash and dry your vegetables. Peel the tough skin off the bottom of the asparagus.

    Chop into 1 inch segments

    Steam or boil till tender. Normally about 7-10 minutes.

    In a 3 quart sauce pot, add 2 tablespoons butter, chopped onion, garlic powder and celery. Cook over medium heat till onions start to turn translucent (normally 7-8 minutes).

    Add 3 tablespoon of flour into the pot. Stir around and let cook to get rid of the "raw" flour taste . Cook about 2 minutes (medium/ low heat) stirring to prevent clumping or burning. Add chicken broth and milk at the same time, stir and bring back to a boil. The flour mixture will start to thicken the broth.

    Add onion/ broth mixture along with your steamed asparagus to a blender. Save a few of the asparagus tops for garnish. ONLY FILL THE BLENDER HALF WAY and do not put the cover on tight. Just cover with a towel and mix. Blend till smooth and creamy (about 1-2 minutes). Salt and pepper to taste.... enjoy!

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