20 Innovative and Easy Halloween Potluck Ideas For Workplaces
Look around. Do you see yellow leaves? Yes, the fall has arrived, and the winter is coming. Along with it comes the season of spookiness and costume parties, which is Halloween.
It is the time to feast, not only with friends and family but alow with colleagues. If you're looking to celebrate Halloween at work, this article features the best Halloween potluck ideas for employees to engage, communicate and have fun.
Let’s delve in!
20 Potluck Ideas That You Can Try on Halloween
1. Pretzel but in the shape of Bones!
The famous knotted bread is a great way to include it in your potluck menu. But there is a slight twist to it. Instead of your usual pretzel, shape it in a bone that will resemble the theme of your office Halloween party.
2. Snake Roll
Well, we are not talking about a real snake roll. The roll we are talking about is filled with lots of meat, pepper, cheese, and veggies. All you have to do is add the desired color to your dough and shape it into a snake.
3. Skull Deviled Eggs
One of the simplest recipes or food items you can include is eggs in the shape of a devil’s face. They are easy to make, filled with mouth-watering fillings, and make up a good partygoer food item for your office Halloween party menu.
4. Fingers of Witch
This candy combines pretzel rods, jelly beans, and green candy coating disks that are sweet, salty, and easy to make. Make it in a way to look like the fingers of a witch and enjoy Halloween with these treats.
5. Spider-Web Quesadillas
Quesadillas are something that you can include in your potluck menu. It is easy to make and convenient as well. Be flexible with the fillings; it should work just fine for your office Halloween luncheon.
6. Halloween Themed Cookies!
Cookies can be your go-to food item that can easily fit into your workplace Halloween menu. You can make them at your convenience and shape them the way you want. Since we are talking about Halloween, bake it according to the theme and enjoy it with a milkshake.
7. Jack-o’-Lantern Cake
Cakes are not overly complicated to make, but if you love them, you can include them in your office potluck menu.
Assign the task to a colleague who loves to indulge themselves in making cakes. And since it’s Halloween, ask them to make it in the shape of a Jack-o’-Lantern.
8. Vampire Pies
Since it’s trick-or-treating time, having sweet pies is not bad. The recipe is simple, but the only twist is to add a decoration that will resemble the teeth of a Vampire. Try it out and have fun while eating them during the office Halloween potluck.
9. Pumpkin Lasagna
Everyone at your office Halloween potluck will want seconds of this veggie-filled pumpkin lasagna, which has layers of melty fontina, mozzarella, and notes of sage and nutmeg.
10. Pasta with Eyeballs
Well, not really! The meatballs with a slice of cheese on top will resemble the eyeballs in your pasta, which will lend a spooky element to the dish.
11. Mummy Sausages
These sausages are unique. First, they are stuffed with cheese, and second, they are brushed with melted butter before baking. Just wrap it around a salty dough to give the mummy look, and it will be spooky enough for your office Halloween celebrations.
12. Pumpkin Spiced Doughnuts
A box of homemade doughnuts will make everyone happy, whether a costume brunch party with kids or a Halloween potluck at work. Especially when flavored with delectable pumpkin pie spice!
13. Buffalo Chicken Dip
This popular dip's orange color and spicy flavor are ideal for Halloween. It's also loaded with chicken, so it'll keep everyone at the party satisfied.
14. Eyeball Treats
These eyeball treats will delight an adult's inner children. But the best part is the peanut butter flavor! These are easy to make and will fit perfectly in your office Halloween potluck menu.
15. Jack-o’-Lantern Pizzas
With various toppings, these go-to snacks are the perfect starters for your office Halloween party celebrations. To make it more fun, ask the employees to include their favorite toppings and ingredients so that they can thoroughly enjoy it!
16. Shots of Pumpkin Pie
Adult treats like canned pumpkin, and butterscotch schnapps will keep employees returning for more. Because the gelatin shots can be made ahead of time, they make an excellent office Halloween party starter.
17. Witch-Themed Cheesecake
Make this ominous cheesecake the star of your office Halloween buffet. What's hidden inside will delight the employees: a fudgy filling.
18. Martian Marshmallows
Wrap leftovers in cellophane and distribute them as party favors if they haven't all vanished by the end of the party. These easy-to-make snacks can be a perfect addition to your office Halloween buffet.
19. Halloween Sandwiches!
Sandwiches are one of the best things you can add to your office Halloween party. They are the easiest food item to make, and you can include any stuffing you want. And since it’s Halloween, add some spookiness to the sandwich by adding some scary elements.
20. Cookie-Coated Caramel Apples
Roll caramel apples in crushed chocolate cookies for a crunchy twist on a classic Halloween treat. The employees will adore it!
Summing It Up!
The above list of food items is just to get you started for your Halloween party at the office. You can keep on adding to the list according to your convenience. On top of that, you can take your employees' suggestions about what to include in the potluck menu. Make the Halloween potluck grand so that everyone can enjoy it thoroughly.