Spooky Halloween Dessert Ideas

Halloween will be here before we know it. What Halloween food will you be serving at your parties this year? The best accessories for your spook-tacular night go beyond themed Halloween lights, decorations, and fun costume contests – they include spooky Halloween foods! Below we will give you some yummiest and most creative Halloween dessert ideas. Serve these at school parties, to trick-or-treaters, or at your own Halloween party. Kids and adults alike will be drooling over these sweet treats.


You can never go wrong with cupcakes at a Halloween party. Use chocolate sprinkles and licorice to make spiders.

Spider cupcakes

Or use meringue or whipped cream to make ghosts.

Ghost Cupcakes

Caramel Apples

This classic Halloween dessert is great for any Halloween party. The orange and black sprinkles make them even more festive.

Halloween Caramel Apples

Frankenstein Squares

Use green food coloring to dye the Rice Krispies green. You could dye the Rice Krispies red and make devils too. Use frosting, marshmallows, and pretzels to decorate them.

Frankenstein Squares

Witch Fingers

Another fun Halloween treat is witch finger cookies. Use almonds for fingernails. You could also use green food coloring to make these cookies look extra witchy.

Witch Finger Cookies

Apple Slices with Marshmallow Teeth

Another simple yet classic Halloween snack that is great for kids. It’s even somewhat healthy. If you used green apples and slightly toasted marshmallows, you could make zombie teeth.

Apple Slices with Marshmellow Teeth

Cake Pops

Cake pops are a great Halloween dessert idea. They can be decorated anyway you want. They are great for any type of Halloween party. Make witches, ghosts, pumpkins, or even eyeballs. There are many cake pop kits available for sale.

Halloween Cake Pops

Any of the these Halloween dessert ideas will be sure to please your guests. So grab a spoon and get baking!  And be sure to visit Mr. Costumes for all your Halloween needs.