Decor

11 Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Treats

It's all treats and no tricks with these DIY recipes

Halloween is nearly here and that means it's time to make a few goulish goodies.

Our editors have dug up everything from ghostly peeps to broken glass cupcakes, vegan rolos and low-carb and gluten-free candy corn cookies. They're all spooky and spectacular, not to mention delicious.

halloween_treats_main.jpg
11 Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Treats

Gluten-Free Spice Cupcakes with Pumpkin Swirl Cream Cheese Frosting

Try these delectable spice cupcakes with pumpkin cream cheese frosting and you'll never buy another cupcake again.

11 Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Treats

Broken Glass Cupcakes

The recipe for the "broken glass" in these cookies is essentially clear caramel. The effect is eerily spooky and the taste, delicious.

11 Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Treats

Mrs. Freshley's Batty Pops

These adorable bats are a breeze to make, with Mrs. Freshley's peanut butter swiss rolls as the base. Add wings made from piped melted chocolate, add a stick, and you're done.

11 Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Treats

Low-Carb and Gluten-Free Candy Corn Cookies

Candy corn is one of the worst sins in the candy world, full of corn syrup and artificial colors. So you'll love this low-carb and gluten-free take on candy corn, in the form of delicious and healthy cookies with all-natural food coloring.

11 Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Treats

Ghostly Peeps Brownies

This version of brownie s'mores features ghostly peeps as the marshmallow layer.

11 Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Treats

Gluten-Free Vegan Mummy Sugar Cookies

We know, mummies are supposed to be scary, but these cookies are beyond adorable. And they're gluten-free and vegan.

11 Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Treats

Spooky Spiderweb Cupcakes

These cupcakes are a snap to make. Use your favorite cupcake recipe, then frost, and put on swirls of chocolate frosting that you then drag out with a toothpick to form the web design.

11 Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Treats

Bloody Candy Apples

Dip apples in white chocolate, add red sugar syrup, and wa-la. You have bloody candy apples. Brilliant.

11 Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Treats

Dracula's Dentures

These cookies are the perfect party favor. And the best part is that you can make them as easy or as hard as you want, choosing pre-made refrigerated dough or making your own from scratch.

11 Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Treats

Homemade Vegan Rolos

A childhood favorite goes vegan and gluten-free with this homemade rolo recipe. It features dates, peanut butter, dark chocolate chips and coconut oil with optional chia seeds.

Chocolate-Covered Caramel Popcorn Balls

Your guests will feel as giddy as a three-year-old when they spot these chocolate-covered caramel popcorn balls complete with candied sprinkles.

Related Articles