If you’re looking to throw a Pokemon-themed party, you’re going to need some awesome food ideas to impress your guests! From Pokeball cake pops to Pikachu-shaped sandwiches, there are tons of creative and delicious options to choose from. Whether you’re a seasoned chef or a beginner in the kitchen, these DIY Pokemon party food ideas are sure to make your celebration a hit.
Pokeball Cake Pops
One of the most iconic images in the Pokemon universe is the Pokeball. These red and white balls are used by trainers to catch and store their Pokemon. What better way to celebrate your love of Pokemon than by making delicious Pokeball Cake Pops?
To make Pokeball Cake Pops, you’ll need:
|1 box of cake mix||1 container of frosting|
|1 package of red candy melts||1 package of white candy melts|
|Lollipop sticks||Black icing|
First, bake a cake according to the instructions on the box. Once the cake has cooled, crumble it into a large bowl. Add frosting to the bowl and mix until well combined. Roll the mixture into balls and place them on a parchment-lined baking sheet.
Melt the red candy melts in the microwave according to the package instructions. Dip the cake balls in the melted candy and place them back on the baking sheet. Once the red candy has hardened, melt the white candy melts and dip a small section of each cake ball into the white candy. Use black icing to draw a line down the middle of each cake ball to complete the Pokeball design.
Pikachu is the most recognizable Pokemon in the franchise. With his bright yellow fur and adorable face, he is the perfect choice for a Pokemon-themed sandwich.
To make Pikachu Sandwiches, you’ll need:
|Bread||Peanut butter and jelly|
|1 banana||Chocolate chips|
First, make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Use a cookie cutter in the shape of Pikachu’s head to cut the sandwich into the right shape. Peel a banana and cut it into small circles. Use the chocolate chips to create Pikachu’s eyes and nose on the sandwich.
Charmander Deviled Eggs
Charmander is a fiery Pokemon with a tail that is always burning. He is a perfect choice for a spicy dish like deviled eggs.
To make Charmander Deviled Eggs, you’ll need:
|6 hard boiled eggs||3 tablespoons mayonnaise|
|1 tablespoon yellow mustard||1 tablespoon hot sauce|
|1 teaspoon paprika||Black olives|
Peel the hard boiled eggs and cut them in half lengthwise. Remove the yolks and mix them in a bowl with the mayonnaise, mustard, hot sauce, and paprika. Spoon the mixture back into the egg white halves.
Cut black olives into small pieces for Charmander’s eyes and mouth. Use the olives to create the eyes and mouth on one end of the egg half. On the other end, use a small piece of red pepper to create Charmander’s flame tail.
Meowth Mashed Potatoes
Meowth is a cat-like Pokemon with a mischievous personality. He is the perfect choice for a dish like mashed potatoes.
To make Meowth Mashed Potatoes, you’ll need:
|4 large potatoes||2 tablespoons butter|
|1/2 cup milk||Salt and pepper to taste|
Peel and chop the potatoes into small chunks. Boil them in a pot of water until they are soft. Drain the water and mash the potatoes with butter and milk until they are smooth and creamy. Add salt and pepper to taste.
Cut black olives into small pieces for Meowth’s eyes and mouth. Use the olives to create the eyes and mouth on the top of the mashed potatoes. Cut a small piece of carrot into a triangle shape for Meowth’s ears and place them on either side of his face.
Bulbasaur is a grass-type Pokemon with a bulb on his back that contains a powerful energy source. He is the perfect choice for a dish like guacamole.
To make Bulbasaur Guacamole, you’ll need:
|3 ripe avocados||1/2 red onion, diced|
|1/2 cup diced tomatoes||2 tablespoons chopped cilantro|
|1 tablespoon lime juice||Salt and pepper to taste|
|Black olives||Cherry tomatoes|
Mash the avocados in a bowl until they are smooth. Add the diced onion, tomatoes, cilantro, lime juice, salt, and pepper. Mix everything together until well combined.
Cut black olives into small pieces for Bulbasaur’s eyes and mouth. Use the olives to create the eyes and mouth on one end of the guacamole. Cut a cherry tomato in half and place it on the other end of the guacamole to create Bulbasaur’s bulb.
Jigglypuff is a pink, balloon-like Pokemon with a soothing singing voice. She is the perfect choice for a sweet treat like cupcakes.
To make Jigglypuff Cupcakes, you’ll need:
|1 box of white cake mix||1 container of frosting|
|Pink food coloring||Black icing|
Prepare the cake mix according to the instructions on the box. Add pink food coloring to the batter to create a pink color. Bake the cupcakes and let them cool.
Frost the cupcakes with white frosting. Use black icing to draw Jigglypuff’s eyes and mouth on the top of each cupcake. Use pink frosting to create Jigglypuff’s ears on either side of the cupcake.
Squirtle Fruit Kabobs
Squirtle is a water-type Pokemon with a hard shell on his back. He is the perfect choice for a healthy dish like fruit kabobs.
To make Squirtle Fruit Kabobs, you’ll need:
|1 honeydew melon||1 cantaloupe|
|1 pineapple||1 package of blueberries|
Cut the honeydew melon, cantaloupe, and pineapple into small cubes. Thread the fruit onto wooden skewers in the shape of Squirtle’s shell and head. Add a few blueberries to the end of each skewer to create Squirtle’s eyes.
With these DIY Pokemon party food ideas, you’ll be able to create a fun and delicious spread that your guests will love. Whether you’re a fan of Pikachu, Charmander, or any other Pokemon, there’s a dish on this list that’s perfect for you. So what are you waiting for? Get cooking and catch ’em all!