Do you remember your first thrilling trip through a haunted house? I still remember mine, and having my hand thrust into bowls of “worms” and “eyeballs” in complete darkness. As a kid, I was pretty sure they were fake, but it was wonderfully terrifying all the same. Bring the Halloween fun home and make your own haunted house of terrors. From eyeballs to tips on making your own blood, we’ve got 5 simple and fun ideas inspired by The Daily Meal.
Maggots 1 of 5Make their skin crawl for weeks with this bowl of flesh eating maggots.
Make your own maggots
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Flayed Skin 2 of 5Get in touch with your inner Hannibal Lector and make a plate of mock human skin.
Make mock human skin
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Pitcher of Blood 3 of 5You've seen it on "True Blood," now make your own at home.
Make a pitcher of blood
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Bowl of Eyeballs 4 of 5Anyone who places their hand in this lightly oiled bowl of peeled grapes will be convinced they're touch real eyeballs. Be ready for screams of terror.
Make a bowl of eyeballs
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Brain in a Jar 5 of 5Convince everyone you've got the real thing with this simple recipe for strawberry-tinged panna cotta!
Make a brain in a jar
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