Scare Tactics

Tricked-out treats for little monsters

The kitchen may be mom’s hallowed ground, but a few scare tactics will get kids in the kitchen faster than you can say, “Trick or treat!” These frightfully delicious recipes feature tasty, tender and juicy Certified Angus Beef ® brand cuts — taste the difference this Halloween.

  • Certified Angus Beef ® brand ground beef and refrigerated biscuit dough combine with key ingredients for a Spooky Spiders snack that’s as much fun to make as it is to eat.

  • Kids will love making our Hot Dog! It’s A Mummy recipe. Frankfurters and refrigerated breadstick equal tasty treat and craft project rolled into one.

  • Before your little goblins venture out, offer Leaky Cauldron Soup. It’s a simple and nutritious dish loaded with vegetables and protein-packed beef. Serve with It’s Alive! Bread – a spooky accompaniment that will “grow” right before their eyes.

It’s Alive! Bread

Serves 6



  • 1/4 cup melted butter
  • 1 16-ounce package frozen roll dough


  1. Coat large Bundt pan with non-stick cooking spray.
  2. Arrange frozen dough balls in bottom of pan. Cover pan with a clean dish towel and let rise until doubled, about three hours.
  3. Preheat oven to 350°F. Uncover dough, drizzle butter over top of dough and bake for 25 minutes, or until golden brown.
  4. Carefully invert pan onto serving plate; let rest five minutes before removing pan.
  5. Pull apart and enjoy with Leaky Cauldron Soup.
Nutritional Information per Serving: 307 Calories; 18g Fat; 7g Saturated Fat; 20mg Cholesterol; 33g Carbohydrate; 0g Dietary Fiber; 5g Protein; 913mg Sodium; 10% daily value Iron (based on 2,000 calorie diet).

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