Freaky finger red velvet cake

Halloween cake recipes

15 Recipes

Scary recipes for October 31st.

Freaky finger red velvet cake


(4 ratings)

Terrify and delight this Halloween with a dramatic chocolate red velvet cake, sandwiched with an easy cream cheese frosting
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • More effort

Fright Night fancies


(3 ratings)

Kids will love rolling out fondant icing and using a cookie cutter and icing pen to decorate these spooky yet cute cupcakes for Halloween
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Frankenstein cupcakes


(1 rating)

Make your own monsters this Halloween with our easy baking recipe - decorate with green and black icing and mini marshmallows
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Squidgy pumpkin & ginger loaf


(4 ratings)

Use up your Halloween pumpkin leftovers in this dense, sticky loaf cake which pairs the sweet earthiness of squash with warming ginger
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Eerie eyeball pops


(19 ratings)

These spooky chocolate cake balls will be a hit with kids at Halloween - they can help decorate them too
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Hooting Halloween owls


(16 ratings)

Delicious and simple chocolate cup cakes to make with the kids at Halloween - real crowd-pleasers
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Spooky spider cakes


(13 ratings)

Children will have great fun decorating these at Halloween parties
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Halloween pumpkin cake


(121 ratings)

Like carrot cake? Then try using up your leftover pumpkin in this clever traybake for Halloween
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Haunted graveyard cake


(34 ratings)

The perfect centrepiece for a Halloween celebration, this cake is guaranteed to make your party extra spooky
  • 2 hours and 45 mins
  • More effort

Monster cupcakes


(1 rating)

Let your little monsters do their worst, decorating these spooky Halloween treats
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Pumpkin & ginger teabread


(54 ratings)

A moist cake bread to serve thickly sliced and buttered- it's good for lunchboxes and with a cup of tea
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy

Malloween ghosts


(3 ratings)

Made with melted marshmallows, these spooky little Halloween cakes are both chewy and crisp
  • 1 hour
  • More effort

Squeamish squares


(4 ratings)

These will be a big hit at Halloween – sticky, crunchy and chewy in one bite
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Pumpkin passion cupcakes


(35 ratings)

Use grated pumpkin or butternut squash for these gorgeous, spiced cupcakes
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

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