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Halloween recipes

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Get creative this Halloween with our ghoulishly good selection of scary cupcakes, creepy cookies, spooky sweets and devilish dinners that the kids will love.

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Try these spooky Halloween recipes, then check out our Halloween kids' recipes,  Halloween cake recipes and Halloween cocktail recipes.

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  • Chocolate spider cookies

    Chocolate spider cookies

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Create some magic in the kitchen this Halloween with these spooky chocolate spiders

  • Spooky spider cakes

    Spooky spider cakes

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.14 ratings

    Children will have great fun decorating these at Halloween parties

  • Chocolate orange spider jellies

    Chocolate orange spider jellies

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    These jellies are bound to be a hit at kids' parties - the webs add a spooky touch and taste great with the jelly

  • Caption cookies

    Caption cookies

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Ideal for celebrations, birthdays or any occasion, these hand-held iced and decorated cookies are a sweet way to get your message across

  • Hooting Halloween owls

    Hooting Halloween owls

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.18 ratings

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

  • Halloween treats & drinks

    Halloween treats & drinks

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.16 ratings

    These spooky treats are perfect for adding a touch of fun to a Halloween party

  • Halloween pumpkin cake

    Halloween pumpkin cake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.191 ratings

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

  • Hubble bubble pumpkin pot

    Hubble bubble pumpkin pot

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.11 ratings

    Get your kids to help you cook this simple pumpkin, bacon and rice dish - you can make in the microwave too

  • Creamy pumpkin & lentil soup

    Creamy pumpkin & lentil soup

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.67 ratings

    Whether you're carving a Halloween pumpkin or have picked up a cheap squash, use the plentiful flesh and seeds in this soup

  • Meatballs with vine tomato sauce

    Meatballs with vine tomato sauce

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.8 ratings

    Get the kids to help you make these simple meatballs, or make them up in advance - great for Hallowe'en

  • Pumpkin risotto

    Pumpkin risotto

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.21 ratings

    We've adapted this Italian squash rice-pot recipe so it's a breeze for kids to make - just follow our step-by-step prep and cooking guide

  • Pumpkin soup in a white bowl, topped with croutons

    Pumpkin soup

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.189 ratings

    Whip up this easy pumpkin soup as a starter for a dinner party or a light supper when you need a bit of comfort – it has a lovely silky texture

  • Toffee apple cookies

    Toffee apple cookies

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.23 ratings

    These are truly delicious – crunchy round the edges, chewy in the centre

  • Sticky hot dog jackets

    Sticky hot dog jackets

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.8 ratings

    Hot dogs for the perfect holiday supper

  • Spiced roasted apples & blackberries

    Spiced roasted apples & blackberries

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.18 ratings

    This guilt-free pudding tastes wonderful served with low-fat fromage frais, mixed with a little honey

  • Sausage & pumpkin roast

    Sausage & pumpkin roast

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.26 ratings

    Perfect to curl up with if you're home on a Saturday night - it's low in carbs but high on taste

  • Garlicky pumpkin risotto

    Garlicky pumpkin risotto

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    Rich, creamy and delicious - this pumpkin risotto is a great dinner party dish from Ursula Ferrigno

  • Slime bug cups

    Slime bug cups

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Beyond the layer of chocolate biscuit dirt, spooky sweets, spiders, snakes and worms lies a layer of slime-like lime jelly

  • Pumpkin cupcakes on a board

    Pumpkin cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.57 ratings

    Use grated pumpkin or butternut squash for these gorgeous, spiced cupcakes

  • Spider nest cakes

    Spider nest cakes

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.2 ratings

    Hundreds and thousands give these frightful muffins a colourful speckled effect. Top with candy floss webs and a toy spider to complete the look.

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