Shrunken Heads

Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner

These "little" fellows add the right touch of whimsy to your Halloween decor. Don't eat... unless you really want to!

Yield: Serves 8


  • 8 small Granny Smith apples, peeled
  • 1 cup lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • Red licorice, cut into short lengths


  1. Core apples and carve facial features.
  2. Combine lemon juice and salt. Add apples; toss to coat. Let stand one minute. Drain; let stand at room temperature one week. Add licorice for hair.
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