Poison Apples

Making this for this years Halloween party. They look delicious. Ingredients 2 cups granulated sugar ¾ cups water ½ cup liquid glucose/light corn syrup few drops black gel food coloring 6 Granny Smith apples (or 12 small apples) Directions Grease a piece of baking paper and place on a tray/baking sheet. Insert bamboo skewers in all […]

Fog Chiller

So I purchased this fog machine last year after Halloween. One of my after holiday purchases that was a really great deal. I tried it out in my lab to see how it worked and it ended up flooding the entire place in a heavy mist. “Indoor use only” ….yeah okay. We’ll definitely be using […]

Book bound in human skin

In holy crap news. Experts at Harvard said this week that they have confirmed that a 19th-century book housed in one of the university’s libraries is bound in human skin! Scientists and conservators carried out a series of tests on Houghton Library’s copy of the French writer Arsene Houssaye’s “Des destinees de l’ame” and concluded […]

Edible Blood

Blood. A Halloween staple. If you take Samhain seriously, there is bound to be a bit of the stuff laying around the house. Most of the ghouls you encounter love the stuff.  Look at the Halloween heavyweight – Vampires. They treat this stuff like wine. Some prefer an aged vintage with a bit of a […]

Blood Shots

Last year for the Halloween party we created Jello shots in actual syringes to make it look like drawn blood. This year I’m looking for a bit less mess and more of a classic feel over the new “Saw” style. Enter the new Blood Shots. They look great and are super easy to produce. Ingredients […]