Oscar season is fully upon us and this Sunday the stars hit the red carpet for the event of the year. Celebrate the Oscar’s with festive recipes and party ideas. At AllFreeCopycatRecipes.com we have loads of ideas on how to turn your home into the cinema of the year. We have great popcorn recipes, plus copycat candy recipes and snack recipes to keep your viewers’ attention. If you are looking for a fun and innovative way to embrace this year’s films, then check out these recipes inspired by the nominated films.
Appetizer Recipes that Steal the Show
Whether you are hosting a gala or simply watching the show with your family, finger foods and dips are essential.
- Cowboy Caviar – This is “caviar” you can make even on a budget!
- Jalapeno Popper Dip – from Pocket Change Gourmet – Spice up your party with this dip recipe.
- Beverly Hills Potatoes – This copycat recipe comes straight from Hollywood. These potatoes are served on toothpicks as finger food.
- Mini Cheese Balls from Five Heart Home – This modern take on the cheese ball is a great recipe to debut Oscar’s night.
- Fried Green Beans with Spicy Dip – This copycat P.F. Chang’s recipe are a healthier and even tastier twist on French fries.
Popcorn Recipes With a Twist
Popcorn is the classic cinema snack. Whether you like your popcorn plain, with butter, or candied, these popcorn recipes will get you through the show.
- Homemade Microwave Popcorn – This popcorn recipe is shockingly simple.
- Black & White Homemade Caramel Corn from Hoosier Homemade – This easy caramel corn recipe is crunchy perfection.
- 3-Ingredient Popcorn Balls – This simple recipe will be a huge hit.
- Truffle Popcorn from Gourmande in the Kitchen – If you are feeling especially ritzy, this recipe for Truffle Popcorn will wow guests.
- Homemade BBQ Ranch Popcorn – Surprise your guests’ palates with this popcorn recipe.
Theater-Style Snack and Candy Recipes
I can never decide which snack or candy I am going to indulge in at the movies; there are just so many good choices. These iconic snacks are easy to recreate in your home for more than cinematic effect.
- Copycat Junior Mints – These bites of chocolate will make movie magic in your mouth.
- Hollywood Mix from Eat at Home – This take on homemade trail mix is Hollywood-inspired. Package the snack mix in mason jars and you have easy, cheap party favors for guests to take home!
- Movie Theater Cookies – Made with Milk Duds and popcorn, you can enjoy your favorite cinema snacks all in one great cookie.
- Homemade Butterfingers from Buns In My Oven – This famous candy bar will fit right in.
- 5-Minute Copycat Crunch Bars – There is no excuse for buying candy when you can make it this quickly!