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Fun Halloween Snack: Monster Eyes


No, these monster eyes are not cookies, they are delicious little savory bites of cheese and sausage! The secret to these super fast and simple to make appetizers is Bisquick. They make a great afternoon snack or a wonderful hors d'oeurve for a ghoulish party. I'll be pairing mine with an icy cold vodka martini for happy hour on Halloween. The recipe is pretty basic so feel free to jazz it up to suite your tastebuds. Take a peek at how they are made when you,



Monster Eyes
From Southern Living magazine

3 cups all-purpose baking mix, such as Bisquick
1 lb. ground hot pork sausage
1 (8-oz.) block Muenster cheese, shredded
1 7-oz. jar pimiento-stuffed Spanish olives

  1. Combine the all-purpose baking mix, sausage, and cheese in a large bowl until blended.
  2. Shape sausage mixture into 1 1/4-inch balls, and place on lightly greased baking sheets.
  3. Press 1 pimiento-stuffed Spanish olive deeply into center of each ball.
  4. Bake at 400° for 15 to 18 minutes or until lightly browned.

Makes about 4 1/2 dozen.

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veronicaraye veronicaraye 9 years
cute but green olives = YUCK!
Diana172 Diana172 9 years
Are these really good? They look kind of strange.
terryt18 terryt18 9 years
They are good. Room temp or hot, whichever you prefieres.
orangek8 orangek8 9 years
Hmm! These look good. Can you eat them at room temperature, or do they have to be hot?
Chaoticfury Chaoticfury 9 years
I was hoping they weren't cookies with olives on them :P Sound tasty though!!!
nikodarling nikodarling 9 years
Ha Ha- I thought it was a cookie at first. I was wondering why someone would put an olive in there.
cakespy cakespy 9 years
Wow, way to make biscuits (already awesome) even better!!
Kaciegrrl Kaciegrrl 9 years
Looks yummy!
aimeeb aimeeb 9 years
OMG so cute!
ElizabethRae ElizabethRae 9 years
I've never had the monster eye version, but sausage balls (my family calls them Tanya Biscuits) are one of my faaaaavorite holiday treats!
askmetostay askmetostay 9 years
i LOVE sausage balls!!!
lexichloe lexichloe 9 years
Yeah, saw these in Southern Living, just stick an olive in a traditional sausage ball and viola! :)
MamaD MamaD 9 years
I think these are really too ugly to eat!
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