Halloween ghost-shaped black cupcakes

Halloween baking ideas

Try our best ever Halloween baking ideas for some simple, spooky sweet treats. Make a batch of Halloween blondies or cupcakes, or a scary sponge cake

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Halloween baking ideas

Halloween cupcakes

These spooktacular black velvet ghost cupcakes are so terrifyingly tasty that not even the most high-strung paranormal investigator would argue about keeping them around.

Halloween cake

This spooky Halloween cake is easy to make, but looks really impressive. It’s perfect for a spooky dose of sweetness, or a weekend bake.

Halloween biscuits

Bake these spooky mummy cookies for a simple but striking Halloween treat. Get the whole family involved with decorating – the kids will love them!

Pumpkin cake

Dotted with nuts and flavoured with maple syrup, this seasonal special (made with real pumpkin) is finished with a zesty soft cheese topping. Perfect for a grown-up Halloween sweet treat.

Halloween blondies

This spooky, spidery, shareable Halloween treat – flecked with white chocolate chunks and decorated with melted marshmallows – is just the trick for the season.

Skeleton gingerbread men

Check out our skeleton gingerbread men. This simple gingerbread biscuit recipe easily makes 30 spooky skeletons, and they’re the ideal Halloween treat for all the kids to enjoy.