Halloween Dessert Nachos


Here's a sweet Halloween snack idea: Serve a dressed-up platter of apple nachos to sneak in a serving of fruit alongside all of the Halloween candy.

Prep Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
15 mins


  • 1 cup tiny marshmallows

  • 1 tablespoon butter

  • 4 Granny Smith, Gala and/or Fuji apples, cored and sliced

  • cup creamy peanut butter

  • cup strawberry or seedless raspberry jam

  • 1 cup Halloween candy, chopped, such as M&Ms, candy corn, peanut butter cups, snickers, etc.

  • 1 0.88-1 ounce package candy eyes


  1. In a microwave safe bowl combine marshmallows and butter. Micro-cook on 100% power (high) for 1 minute or until marshmallows are puffy and butter is melted. Stir to combine/

  2. In separate small microwave-safe bowls, microwave peanut butter and jam on 100% power (high) for 30 to 60 seconds or until warm.

  3. Arrange apples on a large platter. Spoon warmed marshmallow mixture, peanut butter, and jam over apples. Top with candy and candy eyes. Serve immediately.

    Halloween Dessert Nachos with apples and candy
    Matthew Clark


Graham crackers, cinnamon-sugar pita chips, or vanilla wafer cookies can be used in place of apples.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

156 Calories
6g Fat
24g Carbs
2g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 16
Calories 156
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 6g 8%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 4mg 1%
Sodium 37mg 2%
Total Carbohydrate 24g 9%
Total Sugars 20g
Protein 2g
Vitamin C 0.1mg 1%
Calcium 18.4mg 1%
Iron 0.3mg 2%
Potassium 111mg 2%
Folate, total 6.5mcg
Vitamin B-12 0.1mcg

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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