Creepy Treats You Should Serve This Halloween

Woo hoo! It’s that time of year again when the leaves are starting to fall, everything’s starting to taste like cinnamon, and candy is around every corner of the grocery store. Fall has arrived in all its cozy sweater weathered glory which means Halloween is just around the bend! As kids of all ages know, of course, nothing helps spook up the mood each October like a huge batch of spooky Halloween treats, a tasty collection of which we’ve assembled below.

These Halloween treat ideas are sure to make you the coolest parent at your kid’s Halloween party, even if you’re used to being merely the sub-par cook in the corner glaring bitterly at the coolest mom at your kid’s Halloween party. Here you'll find everything from Master Chef worthy masterpieces for the more experienced Halloween baker to easy Halloween treats that take less skill to prepare than a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Whether you’re a chocolate craving warrior or a health loving fruit nut, we’ve got a whole slew of fun Halloween treats to make that both you and your loved ones are sure to love this Halloween.

Wanna get your kids in on the Halloween treat fun this fall? No problemo, because nestled in with the other recipes below, you’ll find plenty of kid-friendly treats that you can decorate with everyone from your tots to your teens. So come on in and scroll through this tasty looking assortment of finished product photos, pick your desired treats, and get making.

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    Ghost Tartlets

    Ghost Tartlets
    Video: YouTube

    How adorable are these little ghost tartlets? They're (almost) too cute to eat!

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    Graveyard Cake

    Graveyard Cake
    Video: YouTube

    Are you looking to make your chocolate cake recipe a little more creepy? Look no further than this cake decorated with tombstones made from candies.

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    Cake With Web Frosting

    Cake With Web Frosting
    Video: YouTube

    Another great way to make your favorite cake a little creepier is this ultra-easy web frosting effect which can be achieved with white chocolate atop virtually any cake icing.

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    'Poison' Candy Apples

    'Poison' Candy Apples
    Video: YouTube

    If you're looking for a super easy, yet spooky Halloween treat you can fix in a pinch, consider whipping up a batch of "poison" candy apples. These bad boys are a fun, Halloween-inspired twist on one of the greatest classics in the book.