Getting ready for a creep-tastic spooky season? Then you’ll love this creepy witches’ fingers Halloween recipe – gruesome digits in a gross green dip! They’re horrifyingly delicious

halloween recipe | a group of carrot 'fingers' sit in a bowl of green guacamole

What you’ll need…


Peanut butter or soft cheese

Flaked almonds

Dip of your choice


This recipe involves some fiddly chopping using sharp knives, so make sure you ask an adult to help you out!

Step 1

an adult carefully cuts a carrot down to around the size of a finger

Pick four thinnish carrots to make your fingers, and a thicker one for the thumb. Chop off the stalk ends so that they’re roughly the length of your fingers.

Step 2

halloween recipe | an adults uses a knife to carefully cut a slice into a carrot | halloween recipe

Ask an adult to cut a shallow, flat notch at the tip of each carrot for the ‘fingernails’.

Step 3

Choose some fingernail-sized almonds and stick them in place using a dab of peanut butter or soft cheese.

Step 4

Arrange your gruesome witches’ fingers & thumb in a bowl of ‘gross’ guacamole or ‘horrible’ hummus!

  • Make your own guacamole by following these speedy steps…
  • 1. Scoop the flesh of 2 avocados into a bowl.
  • 2. Ask an adult to help you finely chop 1 big tomato and half a red onion. Add these to the bowl.
  • 3. Squeeze in the juice of 1 lime, and add a handful of coriander.
  • 4. Mash everything together with a fork or hand-held whisk. Then serve up!


After this tricksy tea, everyone will deserve a treat! Have a go at our easy and delicious frozen yoghurt recipe to sweeten up your Halloween…

What do you think of our spook-tacular witches’ fingers Halloween recipe? Let us know in the comments below!




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  • Macaw88

    It was awesome!

  • spark

    I love National Geographic and watch lots of your documentaries. I think this is the best company ever I am looking all around your web site and following your recipes and I want to save the planet from global warming. So bye from spark (I just turned 8).

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  • JackDeng

    Like The Recipe

  • zaraza

    i love it

  • sam

    wow spooky

  • katycat

    i like the finger nails

  • Galatic_Dreamer36810

    :0 SPOOKY!

  • Commander_Herbie123

    Ooh looks like it’s yum

  • Mysteriogirl

    spooky and creative. cool for cool kids . I liked it .it was niceeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee.

  • Fisher

    creepy but cool

  • Amber Tang

    Wow that is spooky

  • cool

  • Spooktacular Girl Ganer

    TRICK OR TREAT!!!!!!

  • Amalya Pintos-Oliver

    so cool!

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