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Halloween recipes

Make your Halloween party ghoulishly good with our scary selection of cupcakes, creepy cookies, spooky sweets and devilish dinners that the kids will love.

29 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

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

35 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

What says 'Halloween party' more than this cake? Fondant icing, strawberry jam and red food colouring are the secrets behind the 'blood' topping and filling

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Create these cute spider biscuits with kids as part of a Halloween party feast. Children will love adding the spooky chocolate spider legs and icing eyes

27 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Looking for a spooky cocktail to serve at a Halloween party? With its bright green colour, this minty grasshopper cocktail will certainly look the part...

5 mins
Easy
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Serve this ghoulish fruit punch at a Halloween party for kids (or big kids). Stir the purple punch and lychee 'eyeballs' and frozen 'hands' will be revealed

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Bake our Halloween cupcakes for your little monsters. With black velvet sponge and scary faces made using simple icing techniques, they're spookily good

45 mins
Easy
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Serve these easy candy apples at a summer fête, on Bonfire Night, Halloween at a kids' birthday party. Experiment with fun and vibrant colours

35 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Pick a blue-veined cheese and a charcoal-coated one to serve with homemade crackers on this Halloween-themed cheeseboard

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Let little witches and wizards make their own healthy Halloween dinner with this pizza. You can add extra toppings, using whatever meat and veggies they like

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Soak these devilled eggs in food colourings to make Halloween nibbles that look fabulously ghoulish. They taste great with a seasoned mayonnaise filling

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make these kiwi pies for a Halloween party and they'll go down a treat with kids and grown-ups alike. Green jelly and custard make a delicious 'slime' filling 

55 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This truffle roulette game is perfect for a Halloween party, as you can surprise guests with the fillings. They’re also fun to make with older children

25 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve up a feline-themed treat this Halloween with this family-friendly chocolate cake. Kids will love getting involved with the cute black cat decoration

2 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve these pastry snakes at a Halloween party or as a spooky snack for kids. Keep the flavours interesting by coating your snakes with a variety of seeds

41 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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Turn pretzels into a sweet, salty and spooky Halloween treat with some melted chocolate. You could also add coloured sprinkles for decoration, if you like

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Bake our ghost-shaped piñata biscuits with the kids for a Halloween treat. They feature a surprise centre with popping candy to stir up some excitement

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
5 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Making these toffee apples is a job for grown-ups as the toffee will be very hot – but the kids will love eating them. They're the perfect Halloween treat

30 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Throw a Halloween party and use a carved out pumpkin to make this creamy hummus. At other times of the year use butternut squash or a blue-skinned pumpkin

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
3 ratings 2.8 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of the sweet flavours of butternut squash to rustle up these healthy pancakes. Use a really good non-stick pan and you won't need any butter

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Swiss meringue buttercream icing transformed into a spooky Halloween showstopper - this rich chocolate sponge will be the guest of honour at any Halloween party

1 hr and 55 mins
More effort
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make a mocktail for your Halloween party using cherry juice, chilli, cinnamon and ginger, then garnish with edible fangs. Add vodka for those who prefer it

15 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Get everyone in the Halloween mood with this gory but tasty pasta dish

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve these healthy nachos with homemade sweetcorn salsa and fresh guacamole at a Halloween party – kids (and grown-ups!) will love the spooky bat shapes.

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
8 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Serve these lightly spiced pumpkin scones warm and topped generously with butter or cream cheese. They make a perfect snack for autumn, especially at Halloween

27 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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