Tricked Out Treats: 16 Scary-Good Halloween Desserts

Halloween desserts can be terrifying — in more ways than one. Whether you’ve entered yourself into the office treat contest, you need to bake a dessert for your kid to bring to school or you’re throwing a Halloween bash, the chances are pretty high that you need to wow people with your baking skillz. You could put out a jack-o-lantern filled with candy. Orrrr you could make one of these 16 Halloween-themed desserts that are so good, it’s scary.

halloween desserts - ghost ice cream shots

Ghoul’s Guts Ice Cream Shots, via Sugar + Cloth

halloween desserts - dracula's dentures cookies

Dracula’s Dentures, via The Girl Who Ate Everything

halloween desserts - mississippi blood pie

Mississippi Blood Pie, via Creme de la Crumb

halloween desserts - monster s'mores

Monster S’mores, via Say Yes


Candy-Coated Marshmallow Spiders, via The Kitchn

halloween desserts - the birds cookies

The Birds Cookies, via Camille Styles

halloween desserts - bat oreo truffles

Bat Oreo Truffles, via One Sweet Appetite

Dusty Bones Sugar Cookies 3

Dusty Bone Sugar Cookies, via Sprinkle Bakes

Monster Cake Pops, via Oh Sweet Day!

vampire blood cherry cake

Bloody Vampire Cake, via She Knows

Halloween Desserts - Colorful Monster Eye Cookies

Monster Eye Cookies, via Lil’ Luna

black and red candy apples

Black & Red Candy Apples, via Matt Bites

alien pretzels

Alien Pretzels, via Butter With a Side of Bread

halloween cupcakes

Broken Glass Cupcakes, via Martha Stewart

mummy milano cookies

Mummy Milano Cookies, via Chelsea’s Messy Apron

donut pretzel spiders

Mini Donut Spiders, via It’s Always Autumn

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