Here’s How to Throw a Zombie Food Party


Zombies are everywhere these days. From movies, TV and novels, they just won’t die. But hey, I’m not complaining. In honor of AMC’s post-apocalyptic zombie show  “Walking Dead” premiering its mid-season episode tonight, here are some tips on how the living can eat the dead. No brains involved (kinda):

1. Offer Drinks


You’re throwing a party for Christ’s sakes. You obviously have to offer your guests some boozy brains. These zombie shots are made of strawberry vodka, lime juice, grenadine and Bailey’s Irish Cream. The “brain” is actually the curdled cream from the acid. 

(H/T Mind the Bite + PicThx Vampyre Fangs)

2. BYOB? Forget the Solo Cup


This is just one of many zombie cups available. Pour your drink into one of these babies and you’ll be set.

(H/T Etsy)

Here’s another option:


(H/T Think Geek)


3. Serve Tasty Hor D’ourves

Deep-fried brains — yum! Am I right?


4. For Your Main Course


Sorry vegans, this isn’t your kind of party. Any sort of meaty entreé will work just fine for the main course. Burgers are a great option because, in theory, you could have several kinds of meat mixed into one delicious, bloody meal.

(H/T + PicThx Bon Appétit)


5. Don’t Forget about Party Games


When you choose to play party games is your call, but you have to give your guests something to do. This Last Night on Earth board game gives you a look into if you were in a zombie apocalypse.

($49.99 via Amazon)


Or you can just play Call of Duty on zombie mode, I guesssss…


(H/T + PicThx webestigate)


6. Then it’s Time for Dessert


Brain cupcakes anyone?

(H/T + PicThx technabob)


No? How about some chocolate?


(H/T + PicThx Candy Warehouse)


These cupcakes are pretty cute, too. Click here for the recipe.

(H/T + PicThx Zombie Wagon)


7. Party Favors, Duh


You want your guests to remember how awesome your zombie food party was. Here are some suggestions to gives as party favors. Starting with this brain candle.

($19.99 via ThinkGeek)



Chocolate zombie bunny, obvs.

($15.99 via ThinkGeek)




Plush zombie hat to keep you warm in all that snow.

($9.99 via ThinkGeek)


Now you know how to throw a proper zombie food party. Enjoy it while you’re still breathing.


PicThx (top) Human Events

By Kiera Wright-Ruiz

Writer. Photographer. Cook. Not afraid of trans fat. Kiera lives for the things that inspire her to write -- food is one of them. She has a much greater appetite than just for good grammar. Her writing experience includes time at the Independent Florida Alligator, HOME Magazine and Foodbeast. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor's in journalism.

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