Halloween Cupcake Baking Ideas

by Owen Redford

Welcome to the final Baking Time Club blog in our Halloween baking saga. So far we have covered, cakes, cookies and party food ideas which we hope you have enjoyed and will try this October. This week’s blog will feature around cupcakes and the brilliant ways you can design these to make them as Halloween-y as possible!

Spiderweb Cupcakes

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The first bake in this week’s blog comes in the form of these spiderweb cupcakes! These are perfect for this time of year, with their orange and black icing and spiderweb covered topping. These can be topped with either non-edible toy spiders like the ones pictured, or with your own candy spiders that can be made in several different ways. This recipe serves 24 and can be made in around an hour and a half.


Marshmallow Ghost Cupcakes

Credit: Our Family Of Seven

Next up we have these fantastic marshmallow ghost cupcakes. Who doesn’t love a marshmallow?! These cupcakes are topped with marshmallow cream in the shape of ghosts, with sprinkles or chocolates for the eyes. This bake is super simple and a great way to get the kids involved with baking this October.


Marble Halloween Cupcake

Credit: What Charlotte Baked

Nothing says Halloween baking more than some black icing, and the marble cupcakes make full use of that! These feature a green, orange and yellow marbled inner, with black icing on top, decorated with sprinkles. These are super Halloween-y and will be a real attention-grabber at any Halloween party. This recipe serves 12 and can be made in around an hour and a half.

Why not try some of our Jacks and Bats sprinkles when making these cupcakes for an extra Halloween touch:


Cauldron Cupcakes

Credit: A Pumpkin And A Princess

Double, double, toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble! The next bake in our Halloween cupcake blog are these amazing cauldron cupcakes. These are made by filling silicone non-edible cauldrons with chocolate cake mix, baking and then decorating accordingly to get some brilliant looking Halloween cupcakes. This particular recipe is decorated using candy eyes and bones as well as bat sprinkles.


Halloween Monster Cupcakes

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Next up we have these awesome monster cupcakes. These are all about the decoration, with a wide range of colourful ideas being created, which makes them perfect for any kids Halloween event. Let your imagination run wild! These can be made in around 2 hours and will serve 12.


Green Witches Legs Cupcakes

Credit: Punch Bowl

The final bake we have for you are the cute Halloween witch legs cupcakes. These are simple to make with just some solid icing in the shape of legs and boots being added to an iced cupcake. If you are in a rush for time, these are definitely the Halloween cupcake recipe for you.

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For more inspiration, check out our Halloween Pinterest boards here.