14 Hair-Raising Halloween Cupcakes

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14 Hair-Raising Halloween Cupcakes

A monster bash would not be complete without fun and festive treats. We've got 14 cupcake recipes that will make your Halloween party a spectacular spookfest.

Spider Web Cupcakes

You can't go wrong with this crowd-pleasing dessert. Dress up vanilla cupcakes with festive frosting for a stunning spider web effect.

Get the recipe: Spider Web Cupcakes

Vanilla 'Bat' Halloween Cupcakes

These spooky vanilla cupcakes with buttercream frosting are perfect for Halloween!

Get the recipe: Vanilla 'Bat' Halloween Cupcakes

Candy Corn Rice Krispie Treats

Not technically cupcakes, but these adorable treats couldn’t be easier–or quicker–to put together.

Get the recipe: Candy Corn Rice Krispies

Maple-Pumpkin Cupcakes

Pumpkin puree and buttermilk create light, fluffy and flavorful pumpkin cupcakes, which are then topped with plenty of maple buttercream.

Get the recipe: Maple-Pumpkin Cupcakes

Red Velvet Gore Cakes

Red velvet cake is a decadent treat for Halloween, and you'll be sure to have a bloody good time making these fun miniature cakes.

Get the recipe: Red Velvet Gore Cakes

Apple Cupcakes with Cinnamon-Marshmallow Frosting

Ingredients like fresh apples and ground cinnamon make these cupcakes the perfect treat for the season.

Get the recipe: Apple Cupcakes with Cinnamon-Marshmallow Frosting

Mini OREO Surprise Cupcakes

Try baking with your favorite Halloween candy for a sweet surprise at the center of your cupcakes. This recipe uses bite-sized OREO cookies to satisfy cookies and cream cravings.

Get the recipe: Mini OREO Surprise Cupcakes

Red Velvet Cupcakes

Skip the blood, sweat and tears with this easy take on the crowd-pleasing favorite. This recipe is filled with time-saving shortcuts.

Get the recipe: Red Velvet Cupcakes

Vampire and Werewolf Cupcakes

We'll show you step-by-step how to decorate cupcakes to look like your favorite spooky characters. You won't be able to resist taking a bite into these sweet treats!

Get the recipe: Vampire and Werewolf Cupcakes

Easy Tombstone Cupcakes

Chocolate cupcakes get the graveyard treatment with these tombstone toppers made from chocolate-covered biscuits and royal icing.

Get the recipe: Easy Tombstone Cupcakes

Mummy Vanilla Funfetti Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

This wonderful recipe for homemade vanilla funfetti cupcakes and creamy buttercream frosting is perfect for decorating on.

Get the recipe: Mummy Vanilla Funfetti Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

Owl Vanilla Funfetti Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

These adorable cupcakes decorated like owls will be a hoot at your Halloween party! You'll need OREO cookies and Reese's Pieces candies to create this cupcake.

Get the recipe: Owl Vanilla Funfetti Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

Monster Vanilla Funfetti Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

The kids can help decorate these fun monster cupcakes with candy corn. Easy and delicious!

Get the recipe: Monster Vanilla Funfetti Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

Halloween Cupcakes Topped with Chocolate Ganache

Halloween cupcakes made from fresh pumpkin puree, spiced with a dash of nutmeg and topped with fresh chocolate ganache make this dessert truly delicious.

Get the recipe: Halloween Cupcakes Topped with Chocolate Ganache

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Make your Halloween party a spectacular spookfest with festive and fun cupcakes. These frightfully delightful treats will put guests in the holiday spirit, and you'll be sure to have a ghastly good time making them! From seasonal fall flavors to easy decorating ideas, there's something for everyone in this mix.

Check out the slideshow above to discover 14 festive cupcake recipes for Halloween.

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