These shortbread bones are the perfect balance of sweet and sour, starting with a pucker of tart tempered with a taste of rich buttery sweetness.
These dark black cocoa bat macarons are crunchy on the outside, chewy in the middle, and stuffed to bursting with smooth, sweet pumpkin spiced buttercream.
Everybody knows zombies crave human flesh…so why not turn the tables on them? Take a bite out of this tasty zombie meatloaf complete with edible bones!
Cool off this summer with this easy to make and impressive to look at Caprese complete with fresh mozzarella, rich balsamic, and edible tomato basil caterpillars.
Hello, loyal minions! It’s been just over a year now and the Nom has truly exploded in ways I never thought possible. In our relatively short time together I’ve published over 75 recipes and tutorials, had the website viewed over 93,000 times and somehow managed to convince 1,100 of you to subscribe (and for that,Read more
Chase away the chill with this easy tabletop skull fire pit.
Lucifur the Lord of Barkness has randomly selected our six giveaway winners!
The wonderful thing about doing this blog is that it gives me a chance to really connect with others who share my same love of all things dark and edible. Like my friend the Crow over at The Corvid Review. A few weeks ago the Crow reached out to me and told me heRead more
I love to wander the woods, especially those found up in the Pacific Northwest. I spent some time up in Spokane, Washington, and found some of the most beautiful and lush wooded areas I had ever seen. I remember coming across some bones one day while walking around. They had been there for quite someRead more
BEFORE WE GET STARTED, I SHOULD LET YOU KNOW, **THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS. READ MY FULL DISCLOSURE HERE. Being a demon in Hell is hard enough…what with the constant mayhem and chaos, without having to deal with dry flaky skin on top of everything else. My days are full of inciting riots, creating havocRead more
There are few things in life that make me as happy as making bread. Not only does it taste delicious, but it’s the perfect thing to make when you’re stressed out… Kneading and punching down the dough is a great way to work off that extra steam…and there’s not much in this world quite asRead more
Ahh, my fellow minions…can you believe we’re coming up on a year together here at the Necro Nom-nom-nomicon? I can’t believe how fast time has flown. Part of getting older is getting wiser (or so they say) but the biggest part of growing wiser is knowing exactly what you don’t know…which is why I’m reachingRead more
Nothing says spring cheer quite like putting up your own DIY skull and heart garland!
BEFORE WE GET STARTED, I SHOULD LET YOU KNOW, **THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS. READ MY FULL DISCLOSURE HERE. Now I’m not normally a participant in the “Throwback Thursday” game, but I came across this tutorial I did from way back in 2014 and had to share! This baby comes at you from the daysRead more
Every once in a while I get called upon to use my powers for good. Case in point, last week I had to make a pie…which turned out deliciously but did leave me with a bit of excess pie crust dough. Rather than waste it, I decided to whip up a batch of ridiculously easyRead more
In an attempt to grow my viewership and spread the word about the Nom, I’ve made the plunge and joined Bloglovin’. I’m still pretty new to all this internet mumbo-jumbo so I honestly have no idea how this is going to work out, but my fingers and hooves are crossed! According to the Bloglovin.com site,Read more
Hey Minions! Can you believe we’re coming up on a year together? I’m just 3 months shy of my first birthday on this blog and it’s been an amazing trip so far. Since then I’ve published 54 posts, been visited almost 54,000 times, had my first giveaway (congrats again Ben M!) and have 1700 absolutelyRead more
It took forever, but I finally got my cocoa spiders to work the way I wanted! I still need to go back and fully document exactly how I made these, step by step, but for now, here’s a video sneak peek of what is coming soon! These are 100% hand molded chocolate spiders stuffed fullRead more
Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious cookbook of forgotten lore— Suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my kitchen door. “’Tis some visitor,” I muttered, “tapping at my kitchen door— Only this andRead more
Today I want to take a minute and do something a little…unusual. I want to reach out to someone specific and say than…say than… Ok, whew. This is tough. I’m a demon after all… …say than… Damnit, here I go…maybe if I rush it all together at once it’ll be easier. IWANTTOSAYTHANKYOU! Whew…okay. Yes, IRead more
Time for some honest fortune cookies…
You can’t spell fungus without fun!
One of the highlights of my holiday season is the annual visit from my good friend Krampus. While you mortals are eagerly awaiting the big guy in his red suit, I prefer his much shaggier, much darker companion. We have spent many a long winter night munching on penta-graham cookies and sipping hot cinnamon andRead more
I decided to do a little holiday decorating this week…and since I spend so much time on the road running errands, thought the truck could use a little spiffing up. Of course, finding a wreath that fits my taste is a little tough. Most of the ones you can get these days are just so…festiveRead more
Believe it or not, I love the holiday season…and before you laugh at me, hear me out. Why do I love this time of the year so much? Simple…holiday parties. I love holiday parties! Not because I enjoy watching you silly mortals get sloppy drunk and grope at each other like wild ferrets under theRead more