How to Make Boo Cups

Create your own miniature ghostly treat in a cup. This is a great Halloween treat for kids or a party.

Makes 12 to 16 servings.

Ingredients

  • 16 ounce package of Oreo sandwich cookies
  • 3 1/2 cups of cold milk
  • 12 ounce tub of Cool Whip (thawed)
  • 2 packages (4-serving size each) of Jell-O Chocolate Instant Pudding and Pie Filling boxes
  • Candy corn or jelly beans and little chocolate dots

Steps

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    Follow the directions on How to Make Ghosts in a Dirt Graveyard of how to make the crushed cookies and pudding mix. Do not mix anything together; use two separate bowls for the pudding and cookie crumbs.
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    Fill each cup 1/4 full with chocolate pudding.
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    Layer 2 centimeters (0.8 in) of cookie crumbs on the pudding.
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    Insert a layer of either candy corn or jelly beans on the crumbs.
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    Place another layer of pudding.
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    Top off each cup with a small layer of cookie crumbs.
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    Plop a reasonable sized scoop of Cool Whip on the cookie crumbs. Create a snowman ghost by scooping smaller scoops on top of each other. Insert chocolate dots as the eyes.
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    Drop at least 2 or 3 candy corn pieces around the Cool Whip ghost.

Tips

  • You can also create a cookie tombstone instead of the ghost by inserting a flat cookie into the treat.

Sources and Citations

  • "Boo Cups." Recipe. Kraft Halloween 2002:16.

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Categories: Halloween Food & Treats