This is the perfect Halloween menu

When it comes to hosting an amazing Halloween party, you have to be sure that you have the perfect costume, decor and, above all, a festive menu.

From cocktails to appetizers to main courses, there are tons of ingredients and fun extra steps that you can take to take your party from sort of fun to downright spooky. Scroll through the gallery below to see which recipes you should be whipping up in the kitchen this Wednesday, all the way from drinks to dessert.