10/22/14

Cheeseburger Mac-O-Lantern #Halloween #Recipe plus a Wilton Armetale Giveaway

Disclosure: I received product at no charge in exchange for my honest review.
There are many recipes for sweet things on Halloween, but don't forget that you still have to cook dinner before trick-or-treating begins! My Cheeseburger Mac-O-Lantern recipe can be prepared ahead of time if you prepare it in a Wilton Armetale Viceroy Oval Bowl, which can go from freezer to oven to table.
This bowl is even grill safe because it's made from an aluminum-based alloy. Designed by renowned artist Juan Vela, the Viceroy collection is vintage chic with soft sculptural scroll elements cast in highly polished Armetale metal and is at home in casual to formal settings and can be used every day. I found it easy to use, very lightweight, and easy to handwash (even with baked-on cheese).
Your kids will want to get started on their candy hunt, but this delicious happy-faced dinner will get some good food into their bellies. They'll be thrilled to sit down to eat before trick-or-treating! Ready to make Cheeseburger Mac-O-Lantern? Let's get started!

Cheeseburger Mac-O-Lantern Recipe

Ingredients:
1 pound ground beef
2 cans Fiesta Nacho Cheese Soup
(you can use 2 cans Cheddar Cheese Soup if your kids prefer non-spicy)
1 small can sliced black olives
8 oz big macaroni noodles
1/2 cup shredded cheese

Directions:
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In a saucepan, prepare noodles according to package. At the same time, brown ground beef in a skillet and drain. Pour prepared noodles into a bowl and mix with one can of cheese soup. Pour browned ground beef in another bowl and mix with other can of cheese soup. Pour half of the cheesy beef into the bowl with the cheesy noodles and gently combine. Save aside 2 of the sliced olives for the eyes, then pour the rest of the olives into the cheesy beef mixture and gently combine. Pour the cheesy beef mixture into your baking bowl, then top with the shredded cheese. Shape the remaining cheesy beef into a happy jack-o-lantern face on top of the shredded cheese, placing the olives on the eyes. (If you're preparing ahead of time, cover and place in freezer). Place bowl, uncovered, into oven and bake for 20 minutes at 350 degrees F. (If frozen, cook at least 45 minutes). Enjoy your Halloween dinner! Serves 4.

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Enter below to win a Wilton Armetale Collection, valued at $257.25. This prize package includes: Medium Bowl, Pitcher, Cracker Tray, and Handle Tray. Open to US residents, ages 18 and older. Giveaway ends November 8, 2014.

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137 comments:

  1. I would love to have the William & Mary large round bowl. It would look elegant on any table.

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  2. I like the Bless This House Small Bread Tray.

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  3. I like the Harvest oval tray

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  4. I would also love to have the Belle Mont 12" Egg Tray

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  5. I also like the Grillware Chili Pot

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  6. I love the William & Mary Small Round Bowl. It's so beautiful!

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  7. I like the Harvest Medium Bowl

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  8. I'd love to have the GIVE US SMALL BREAD TRAY.

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  9. These look great! I really like the collegiate collection, the football griller would be perfect for tailgating.

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  10. I'd love to have one of their crosses. I didn't even know that was one of their products!

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  11. their gourmet grillware is nice, but I really like the product of the month the Reggae Tureen w/ Lid & Ladle.

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  12. I really like the Sunflower Tray very pretty and very useful. All the products
    were very nice

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  13. I have to say that the peanut dish would appeal to my family.

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  14. I'd like the Horses Bread Tray.

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  15. I like the CRAB W/SHELL BREAD TRAY

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  16. I would like the grillware crock.

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  17. I would love to own and have in my kitchen the William & Mary Large Square Chip & Dip platter. It is so elegant!

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  18. I would like the grillware crock.

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  19. I would like the BLESS THIS HOUSE SMALL BREAD TRAY.

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  20. I like the Grillware Deep Dish Sizzle Skillet. I can just imagine the wonderful deep dish, stuffed crust pizza one could make in it. Tasty!

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  21. Love the Reggae Chip & Dip and dipping bowl.

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  22. Love the Grill ware chili pot

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  23. love the grillware deep dish sizzle skillet. thankyou, ken pohl19@comcast.net

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  24. I would like to have the Fruit Large Round Bowl.

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  25. I like the country french mug.

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  26. Reggae Tureen w/ Lid & Ladle is awesome.

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  27. The gourmet grillware is so cool!

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  28. I like the sunflower tray, Nice, Deb P

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  29. Visited the site and I really like GRILLWARE CASSEROLE / BAKER

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  30. I like the Daffodil chip and dip server.

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  31. My husband would love the Grillware Football Griller.

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  32. I like the Grillware 17" Divided Serving Tray

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  33. Id like to try the grillware chili pan.

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  34. I like the Harvest Medium Bowl

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  35. I'd love the Huskers chip and dip.

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  36. I like the Reggae Tureen with Lid and Ladle.

    Nancy
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  37. I like the classic large oval tray

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  38. The Reggae Gravy Boat with Tray is gorgeous!
    Susan Chester

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  40. I love all of the William and Mary set!

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  41. I would love to have the GRILLWARE CHILI POT.
    heymissvirginia at embarqmail dot com

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  42. I like the collegiate choices

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  43. I love the Viceroy collection. So pretty! And, naturally,Texas has its own collection....as it should :)
    Mary Beth Elderton

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  44. I would like the fruit tray.

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  45. I like the grillware griddle!

    sara.drexler(at)mail.northcentral.edu

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  46. I would love to own the Grillware Fish Griller for outdoor BBQing.

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  47. Univ of Texas Football Griller

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  48. I would love to have the Symphony 3pc Salad Set

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  49. I love so much of what they have but the piece that caught my eye tonight was the Flutes and Pearls cakestand.

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  50. There are so many of their classic patterns that are so beautiful, but if I had to choose, I would love to get the WILLIAM & MARY LARGE OVAL TRAY

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  51. I love the grill wear chili pot!
    onecheaplady@yahoo.com

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  52. I would love to have the Grillware Pizza Tray

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  53. OMGosh, I would love to own the Reggae Tureen w/ Lid & Ladle, perfect for EVERYTHING!!

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  54. I like the Univ of Kentucky Mug.

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  55. William & Mary Large Round Bowl is lovely

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  56. I would like to have the grillware wok.

    rhoneygtn at yahoo dot com

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  57. I would love to have the Grillware Pizza Tray!

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  58. I would like the Grillware Casserole / Baker.
    kellywcu8888ATgmailDOTcom

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  59. id love the Grillware Casserole / Baker

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  60. I would like the Reggae Tureen w/ Lid & Ladle

    rounder9834 @yahoo.com

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  61. I really like the Boucle collection.

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  62. we got a bread dish as a wedding gift from Wilton, nice quality.

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  63. I would love to have the Univ of Kentucky Chip & Dip.

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  64. I like the Grillware Casserole / Baker. :)

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  65. I also like the grillware chili pot

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  66. I'd also love to have the Wilton Armetale Belle Mont 13 in. Chip and Dip. ALONA Y.

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  67. I liked the Wilton Armetale Flutes and Pearls Butter Dish with Lid, Oval, 5-1/2-Inch by 8-Inch. It was so lovely and dainty. I love butter dishes. :)

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  68. There are so many beautiful items on their website but if I had to pick one it would be the Grillware Chili Pot.

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  69. I like the Wilton Armetale "Flutes and Pearls" Serveware Collection.

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  70. I love the geometric designs on the Reggae Collection! My favorite piece is the Wilton Armetale Reggae Serving Tray and Cheese Board with Spreader, Round, 12-1/4-Inch.

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  71. I really like the Boston Cracker Tray, I think it would be great for holiday entertaining.

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  72. the daffodil chip tray is cute! I would like that also.

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  73. I really like the harvest oval tray

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  74. I would love the Faith Cross

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  75. I like their GRILLWARE CHILI POT!

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  76. I would like the Grillware Griddle.

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  77. I love the Seashore Bread Tray. So nice!

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  78. I'd love the Boucle round bowl.


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  79. I love the Classic Oval Tray w/ Handles very pretty and would definitely make my holiday dinner more cheerful...

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  80. I like the SeaLife Large Round Bowl

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  81. I would love to have the Sunflower Tray. It is lovely.

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  82. I like the VICEROY OVAL BOWL. Everything is beautiful.

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  83. When I went to the site I chose to go with the Stafford collection. I like the clean not so curly and busy edges like the other classic has. So I went with the Stafford Large Tray. I really like it for maybe serving our turkey on.

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  84. I visited Wilton Armetale and I would love to have the Harvest Medium Bowl.

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  85. I would love to have the Boucle 12" Round Tray w/ Cheese Board.

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  86. Would love to have the Grillware Chili Pot!!~

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  87. I would love to have the State of Arizona Bread Tray. Thanks

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  88. Love the grillware chef pan...and so many more!

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  89. The Belle Mont Cheeseboard is lovely! We love cheese in our house (people refer to our house as "The Cheese House" & our chihuahua is Senor Queso) & serve cheese & wine to guests. This board would make it even classier.

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  90. The country french mug is nice.

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  91. I would also love to have the Cowboy Hat Chip & Dip.

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  92. I would also love to have the Belle Mont Cheeseboard from Wilton Armetale.

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  93. I LOVE the "Garden Art" Collection! Soo...pretty!

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  94. I would love a set of the Plough Soup / Salad Bowls (Matte)! How cool!

    coriwestphal at msn dot com

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  95. I like the country french mug.
    Brittney House BBrittBrat1398@yahoo.com

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  96. William & Mary Large Square Chip & Dip

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  97. i love the sunflower tray! http://www.armetale.com/sunflower-tray.html

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  98. I would like the Reggae Small Rectangular Tray.

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  99. I would love to have the Grillware Pizza Tray.

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  100. The Harvest Medium Bowl is pretty cool.

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  101. I would like to have their Grillware Condiment Bowl

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  102. I would love to have the Fruit Large Round Bowl.

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  103. i love the COWBOY HAT CHIP & DIP

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  104. I love the Boucle 12" Round Tray w/ Cheese Board!

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  105. I would like to have the Lobster Divided Tray.

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  106. I like the GRILLWARE DEEP DISH SIZZLE SKILLET

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  107. My wife would love the Sunflower Tray. She collects little sunflower items and she loves silver. Very nice stuff.
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  108. I would love the Penn State Chili Pot.

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  109. Wow they offer so many beautiful products. I really love the Sunflower Tray. I have never seen anything like this.

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  110. I love the GRILLWARE SIZZLE PLATTER

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  111. i absolutely love the State of New York Bread Tray

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  112. I would love to have Classic Oval Tray w/ Handles.

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  113. I would love the Univ of North Carolina Football Griller!

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  114. I like the Sombrero Chip & Dip

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  115. Thanks for the giveaway...we like the Stanford Football Griller.

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  116. I'd like to have the GRILLWARE CHILI POT.

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  117. I like the Boucle 16" Oval Tray

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  118. I'd love to have their Seashore Large Round Tray. Absolutely adore it!

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  119. pinterest ID

    http://www.pinterest.com/brich2222/

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  120. I'd like the Crab w/ Shell Square Tray

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  121. I would love the Cowboy Hat Chip & Dip server

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  122. I would like the State of Vermont Bread Tray. Thanks for having this contest.

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  123. http://www.armetale.com/love-cross.html

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  124. I also would love to have the Crab w/ Shell Square Tray

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  125. I'd love to have the Cowboy Boot 2 Qt. Pitcher.

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