22 Scary Amazing Halloween Cakes
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22 Scary Amazing Halloween Cakes

October has arrived! That means it’s time to get those spooky + sweet recipes ready for fright night. While Halloween is usually all about the candy, cakes are bigger and better. If you are looking to bake up your first spook-filled cake, check out these scary beauts to enjoy on All Hallows’ Eve.

1. Dancing Witches Halloween Cake: Witches dancing in a circle usually means bad news. In this case, it’s the best kind of news. We wouldn’t mind a slice! (via Nikki Ikkin)

2. Bloody Halloween Cake: Yikes! Never thought a red chocolate ganache could give us the chills. (via Say It With Cake)

3. Boo Surprise Inside Cake: Surprise your guests with a secret message inside the cake. Plus, this one is surprisingly easy to make. (via I Am Baker)

4. Buried Alive Bundt Cake: Have you ever heard of a bundt cake with doll arms on its ingredients list?  Well, now you have! Creepy doll cake FTW. (via Food Librarian)

5. Candy Corn Cake: If you’re a fan of candy corn, then you’ll love this cake. The best part? Its citrus-y insides, which are made up of vanilla, orange and lemon-flavored layers. (via Bird on a Cake)

6. Chocolate Orange Spider Web Cake: Mmmhmm. Orange cream cheese frosting is the bee’s knees. We love the awesome web icing on top too. (via Bird on a Cake)

7. Creepy Millipede Cake: Watch as this creepy crawler cake makes your guests’ skin craaaawl. (via I Am Baker)

8. Candy Corn Tuxedo Cake: The creepy exterior of this cake cuts away to a fun and colorful surprise inside. Inspired by S’mores Candy Corn, this dessert is one no one can turn down. (via Sprinkle Bakes)

9. Dark Chocolate Cake With Spiders: Who knew floating eyes, spiders and Nutella buttercream went so well together? (via Taste and Tell Blog)

10. Eye of Newt Cake: Create a slimy snack with snack packs and sprinkle some candy eyes and gummi worms to up the creep factor. (via Life With the Crust Cut Off)

11. Spooky Cake Balls: Here’s an easy cake recipe to whip up in a hot minute. Your guests won’t be able to resist the spooky eyeballs and mini mummies. (via Brit + Co)

12. Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake: Okay. Whoever dreamed up this creation is a genius. With its cookie and candy corn combo, this treat could not get any better. (via Crazy For Crust)

13. Medusa Cake: You won’t want to look away from this cake (although we recommend that you do). (via I Am Baker)

14. Neon Confetti Cake: Here’s something that’ll light up any darkened room. Treat guests to this neon cake and throw in some other glow-in-the-dark decorations to take it to the next level. (via Brit + Co)

15. Chocolate Pumpkin Glazed Cake: There’s nothing quite like a pumpkin cake to make you revel in all the fall flavors. (via Country Living)

16. Pumpkin Patch Dirt Cake: How adorable is this? Create your very own instant pumpkin patch with some instant pudding, oreo crumbs and mini pumpkin candies. (via Growing Up Gabel)

17. Salted Caramel Apple Snickers Cake: This sweet and salty snack has us drooling in anticipation. Bake up this cake, serve with a side of apple bobbing games and don’t forget the spiked apple cider. (via Half Baked Harvest)

18. Spider Cake: We have to admit, using a metal pumpkin stand for spider legs is an ingenious idea. (via Makoodle)

19. Spooky Spider Cupcakes: Here’s another quick snack for your guests to grab and go. Alternate between spiders, webs and spooky words for a creepy cupcake collection. (via Tidy Mom)

20. Spider Web Cake: Just when you thought these cakes couldn’t get any prettier. Leave guests in awe with this beautiful, spider-spun cake. (via Hostess With the Mostess Blog)

21. Chocolate Orange Halloween Cake: This 100% whole grain cake makes us feel a little less guilty for indulging. (via Texanerin Baking)

22. Mummy Cake: Oreos, cream cheese and dark chocolate come together to create this adorably wrapped cake. Pair it with the mummy cake balls above for a tomb-like dessert spread. (via Mina Magiska Bakverk)

Which of these cakes will you bake up on Halloween? Let us know in the comments below!