Scary food for Halloween > III
SPIDER FAMILY > Makes 12 big and 36 small
12 chocolate cream filled biscuits
36 mini chocolate cream filled biscuits
1 cup crisp chow mein noodles
1 cup chocolate chips
1 tsp solid shortening/spry
1/3 cup smarties
* Carefully insert the chow mein noodles into the cream centre of the biscuits to make legs. Melt the chocolate chips and solid shortening in the microwave oven on 50% power for 2-3 minutes; stir until smooth.
* Place the big and small spider on a wire rack and spoon the melted chocolate over them. Use a knife to spread the chocolate and separate the legs if necessary. Place two smarties on the spiders to form eyes. Refrigerate for 20-30 minutes until firm.