Chocolate Bugs for Halloween or Bug Theme Party

Pin It Now!
Chocolate bugs are easy and fun to make, and you can use them to decorate almost any kind of dessert. You can easily turn a cupcake, pudding, cookie, rice krispie square.... into a fun Halloween treat by place a bug on it!















How to make chocolate bugs:

- Microwave chocolate chips at half power for 40 seconds.

- Stir
- Microwave for another 40 seconds
- Stir until smooth

- Pour melted chocolate into a piping bag or freezer bags

- Tie up the bag, and cup a small opening

- Draw bugs on wax paper.
- Add candy eyes on the bugs (optional)

Use these chocolate bugs to decorate the dessert of your choice

Chocolate spider on vanilla pudding


Chocolate beetles











I also make some bugs with candy melts

Spooky?













Note:
Chocolate chips and candy melts are both very easy to work with. However, there are some big differences between them.
- They taste different. In my opinion, chocolate chips taste much better.
- Chocolate takes much longer to set. It took a few hours for my chocolate bug to set while my candy melt bugs were set in only 10 minutes.
- Candy melts are much harder. If you are creating something with small details, you better use candy melts.


Please give me a "like on Facebook, join me on Pinterest or follow me on Twitter to get instant notifications on new fun food ideas! Thank you.
Pin It

30 comments:

  1. Those are amazing. I love them. So perfect for Halloween or a themed birthday party.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Cute idea. Although, the red eyes kinda creep me out! :o)

    ReplyDelete
  3. These are sososo cute! I could never draw them out like you! Toooooo adorable. ♥

    Loren, Lasting Impressions

    ReplyDelete
  4. I can see I'm gonna have to try my hand at these. Thanks for the tip on chips vs. candy melts. Would chips set faster if I stuck them on a cookie sheet and set them outside? We're getting down around freezing now. Or would that make them get funky stripes in the color? OK, now I DEFINITELY have to try it - thanks!

    ReplyDelete
  5. Candy melts set really fast. The first bug was set even before I finished drawing the last one. I keep my bugs in a container and leaves the box on the counter top.

    ReplyDelete
  6. These are so cute. I can't wait to try them. Thanks for the info on chips and melts. Motheroverkill

    ReplyDelete
  7. Awesome tutorial!! Sounds quite easy to do. Can't wait to try it out.

    ReplyDelete
  8. Bugs freak me out, but these are super adorable. I love the addition of the eyes. So cute.

    ReplyDelete
  9. My kids would love to eat those yummmy chocolate bugs.
    Nice tutorial.

    ReplyDelete
  10. Hi, I saw your page and it is very beautifull , I want to start a page as your ans recently I asked a web design company ELCO PLANET (www.elcoplant.com) to develope the page for me..
    I was just interasted for web hosting..I can see your page http://photos.momlogic.com is stable, can you please advice me about web hosting provider..have you ever heard for www.elcoplanet.com offering hosting ? thanks a lot
    Monique

    ReplyDelete
  11. Hi Monique,
    Thank you so much for visiting!
    About your question.... I am so sorry that I can't help you. I know nothing about web hosting. I use Blogger.

    ReplyDelete
  12. Dear, I am glad to see your interest about our product and services, please note that www.elcoplanet.com offers lowest prices on the market for web hosting services, own equipment, dedicated and specialized 24/7 support. Here in Elco Planet we are working hard to provide best web hosting service. Please visit www.elcoplanet.com often and from time to time you may find discount coupons. Oh, I forgot to mention we offer unlimited web hosting space and unlimited bandwidth.
    Best Regreds
    Jennifer - Elco Planet Sales Representative

    ReplyDelete
  13. I heard that the LG G6 is releasing soon. Buy can anyone tell me the date??

    ReplyDelete
  14. The running back was cut Saturday, but re-signed with the Ravens on Monday, the team announced. Re-signing the running back has been wholesale jerseys shop alluded to since Forsett was cheap sale jerseys released. The 30-year-old running back Carolina Panthers Jerseys was set to make Denver Broncos Jerseys $3 million in jerseys store 2016 -- it will be NFL Jerseys interesting new nike nfl jerseys to see what sort of deal he signs for this time around.

    ReplyDelete
  15. This blog is so nice to me. I will continue to come here again and again. Visit my link as well. Good luck temple run 2

    ReplyDelete
  16. Wow, I like the way you design this web... It's so beautiful.

    ReplyDelete
  17. Thank your site! Can you sharing some updates on how you have made this powerful post!
    happy wheels | abcya | slither io

    ReplyDelete
  18. Wow. cool post. I’d like to write like this too – taking time and real hard work to make a great article… but I put things off too much and never seem to get started. Thanks though.
    super smash flash 2
    bloons tower defense 5

    ReplyDelete
  19. This is great, That's a great website, it really is what I was looking for, thank you for sharing!

    ReplyDelete
  20. I have been searching out for this similar kind of post for past a week and hardly came across this. Thank you very much and will look for more postings from you. I like play game Stick RPG, game Mutilate A Doll 2, game return man and game Potty Racers, and u? I hope people visit my website.

    ReplyDelete
  21. That good idea. I like your post. Thanks for sharing!
    - www.hotmail.com
    - google mail

    ReplyDelete
  22. The blog or and best that is extremely useful to keep I can share the ideas of the future as this is really what I was looking for, I am very comfortable and pleased to come here. Thank you very much.
    animal jam | five nights at freddy's | hotmail login

    ReplyDelete
  23. Look so cute! I like it. Thanks for sharing!
    - google mail

    ReplyDelete
  24. Such a very useful article. Very interesting to read this article.I would like to thank you for the efforts you had made for writing this awesome article.
    bloxorz

    ReplyDelete