Halloween Sugar Cookies

I absolutely love baking Halloween sugar cookies. Most years for the past decade, I’ve had a few of my closest girlfriends over on the Sunday before Halloween to watch Hocus Pocus, Halloweentown, and other classics while we decorate sugar cookies and nosh on Cauldron Queso, It’s tradition at The Rose Table! The key to perfect…

Classic Halloween

A fast and festive Halloween menu Ever want to know what I really eat every Halloween? Well here you go! We’re going old school on The Rose Table today for the final episode of Quarantine Halloween. I couldn’t even count how many times I’ve eaten this exact menu on Halloween night with my brother, sister-in-law,…

All Hallow’s Eve Martini

A jet black martini with spooky smoke Looking for a spooky Halloween cocktail? You’ve come to the right place! This witchy drink gets its magic from dry ice and its color from the perfect combo of ingredients. There is no food coloring in this drink. The combination of blue curaçao, red cranberry juice, and dark…

Spiderweb Salsa

An easy, fun idea for Halloween! I don’t know about you but I want quick and easy recipes that look festive on Halloween night. That’s why I always pipe a little spiderweb on salsa to pair with my Jack-o-Lantern Quesadillas. I don’t make homemade salsa on Halloween but feel free to! A smooth salsa works…

Jack-o-Lantern Quesadillas

A quick and fun Halloween dinner I can’t even count how many times I’ve made this for Halloween. It’s not appeared on The Rose Table because I always make it on All Hallow’s Eve before taking my niece trick-or-treating and I figure no one wants the recipe on November 1! The whole fun of this…

How to Project Singing Pumpkins

Could I be more obsessed with AtmosFX? This projector is really the unsung hero of The Rose Table. It first appeared at the 12 Months of Disney Dinners finale to project fireworks on my ceiling at my Snow White dinner party. Then it popped up at my Cinderella Ball to project fireworks on my clock….

Vampire Dinner

A bloody good meal inspired by Dracula I vawnt to cook you pasta! I have been a vampire fan long before it was trendy. Ask any of my friends and they’ll tell you that I’ve been threatening to throw a Vampire Diaries party for years. It’s my favorite show of all time and maybe someday we’ll…

Bloody Vampire Bolognese

Looking for dinner fit for a vampire? You’ve come to the right place! Squid ink pasta topped with bloody bolognese and bat toasts is the perfect thing to make for Halloween or your next Dracula movie night. I love squid ink pasta. It’s always a hit! The gorgeous black-hued pasta is a bit of a…

Bloody Vampire Bite Cupcakes

I absolutely adore vampire cupcakes for Halloween! Aren’t they cute? I mean…spooky? This is a different version of my Vampire Bite Cupcakes. That version has *regular* vanilla frosting whereas these have cream cheese frosting and a delightful whipped cream cheese “blood” filling. This might seem like a lot of steps but it’s all very easy!…