19 Halloween Themed Cupcake Recipes

These Halloween themed cupcake recipes are going to be a spooktacular hit! From witches to pumpkin patches – whatever you want to make for Halloween, we have the recipe here for you.

The next Halloween party is going to be the best yet.  These Halloween themed cupcake recipes are going to have everyone talking about how amazing they not only look – but also how good they taste!

From cupcakes that look like black cats to ones that look like skeletons or ghosts!  Let’s not forget to put the candy corn into play when you make some of these.

Halloween is a great time to let your sweet tooth get the best of you.  Take a break from the candy and mix it up a little with these Halloween cupcake recipes that we’ve found for you.

After you’ve made a few of these, don’t forget to come back and leave a comment about which one’s were your favorites….or maybe the best ones at the parties you attended!

Cover photo from:  yourcupofcake.com

1.  Black Cat Cupcakes

Black Cat Cupcakes

You’ll enjoy making these black cat cupcakes for your next Halloween party. If you’re a cat lover you can even make these when it’s not Halloween!

Recipe:  kendallrayburn.com

2.  Candy Corn Halloween Cupcakes

Mini Candy Corn Halloween Cupcakes

These candy corn cupcakes are a creative take on a Halloween candy favorite. These cupcakes are layered with a yellow and orange cake pattern and topped with white buttercream frosting.

Recipe:  thesemisweetsisters.com

3.  Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Meringue Ghosts

Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Meringue Ghosts – Decadent dark chocolate cupcakes with fluffy meringue ghosts make for a scrumptious, spooky Halloween treat! | thecomfortofcooking.com

The ghosts on these dark chocolate cupcakes are fluffy and so delicious. A true Halloween treat for your family and friends!

Recipe:  thecomfortofcooking.com

4.  Blackout Chocolate Cupcakes and Blackout Frosting

The darkest chocolate cupcake recipe ever! These sweet and sexy cupcakes are a crowd pleaser every time!

You don’t always see black cupcakes but on Halloween it’s different. Pair the black cupcake with some black frosting and you’ll have a spooky treat that is so delicious!

Recipe:  karascouturecakes.com

5.  Skeleton Cupcakes

Skeleton Cupcakes for Halloween made with pretzels and marshmallows, so fun!

These skeleton cupcakes are a cute treat that you can send to your child’s Halloween party at school. They’re made with marshmallows, yogurt covered pretzels, and straws!

Recipe:  yourcupofcake.com

6.  Creamsicle Flavored Mini Orange Halloween Cupcakes

These Creamsicle-flavored Orange Halloween Cupcakes are the perfect pumpkin alternative! A tantalizing combination of smooth vanilla and juicy orange fruit.

Make these orange Halloween cupcakes for a nice alternative to pumpkin. They’ll taste just like an orange creamsicle!

Recipe:  thesoccermomblog.com

7.  Bloody Eye Cupcakes

Make these bloody eye cupcakes for your Halloween!

If you’re looking for a spooky cupcake recipe for Halloween then look no further. These bloody eye cupcakes should do the job in the scary department. They still taste awesome though!

Recipe:  thecountrychiccottage.net

8.  Harvest Marble Cupcakes

Harvest Marble Cupcakes - a beautiful and colorful cupcake that would be a great Thanksgiving dessert, Autumn Potluck or Fall Bake Sale. Cupcakes never looked so good or were so easy to make. What a fun and delicious Thanksgiving Treat. Follow us for more fun Thanksgiving Food Ideas.

These cupcakes are not only delicious but they’re also very pretty. You don’t need to make these just for Halloween. They work good for a thanksgiving dessert option!

Recipe:  twosisterscrafting.com

9.  Ghoulish Monster Halloween Cupcakes

Ghoulish Monster Halloween Cupcakes

Your kids will giggle at these fun and spooky Halloween treats. They’re super ghoulish monster cupcakes that taste so sweet and yummy!

Recipe:  kleinworthco.com

10.  Halloween Oreo Spider Cupcakes

How to make Halloween Oreo Spider Cupcakes

Make the Oreo spiders in these cupcakes with little pretzel sticks. They’re so cute and top a delicious cupcake off with a Halloween look!

Recipe: yourcupofcake.com

11.  Spicy Little Devil’s Food Cupcakes

Spicy Little Devil's Food Cupcakes

These devil food cupcakes turn up the bear with a cinnamon and cayenne ganache filling. They’re topped with a red frosting that look like a devil. Perfect for a Halloween party!

Recipe:  thecrumbykitchen.com

12.  Non-Spooky Black Cat Cupcakes

Make the whiskers on these cat cupcakes with chocolate frosting. Not every thing with Halloween has to be spooky. These cupcakes prove that!

Recipe:  onelittleproject.com

13.  Vampire Bite Creepy Cute Cupcakes

Kind of creepy but kind of cute too and perfect for Halloween! Vampire bite cupcakes!

Enjoy these cupcakes that look like a vampire bit them. The blood looks like it ran down the sides. So yummy and great for any Halloween party!

Recipe:  dreamalittlebigger.com

14.  Pumpkin Patch Cupcakes

Pumpkin Patch Cupcakes

These cute and fun Halloween pumpkin cupcakes are a nice switch up from the scary cupcakes you’re used to. Make your cupcakes look like a pumpkin patch!

Recipe:  cupcakediariesblog.com

15.  Halloween Mummy Cupcakes

mummy cupcakes

These Halloween mummy cupcakes are super easy to make. Use white frosting to make the mummy wrap and M+M candy for the eyes. Super spooky but so sweet!

Recipe:  sherisilver.com

16.  Pumpkin Patch Cupcake

pumpkin patch cupcakes 6

Make enough of these pumpkin cupcakes and your plate will look like a mini pumpkin patch. Super moist cupcakes with a super sweet frosting make this sooooo good!

Recipe:  pinkcakeplate.com

17.  Slimy Monster Cupcakes

Slimy Monster Cupcakes. Cute and spooky comes together with these super easy cupcakes. Great for Halloween parties and monster theme parties.

The slimy green frosting is the secret to this Halloween cupcake recipe. Add on the candy eyes and you’ll have a delicious monster ready to be ate by you!

Recipe:  cutefetti.com

18.  Spook-tacular Halloween Cupcakes


Learn how to decorate your Halloween cupcakes in different ways. You can make a witch with a hat or maybe a spider with a frosting web!

Recipe:  jamiecooksitup.net

19.  Frankenstein Cupcakes

Frankenstein Cupcake

One of the cutest Halloween cupcake recipes that we’ve found. When you’re done – this really does look like Frankenstein!

Recipe:  yourcupofcake.com

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