Spooky Halloween Candy Recipes

This collection of spooky Halloween candy recipes is sure to liven up any Halloween party. Most are simple enough that kids can make them, with a little adult assistance. Boooo appetit!

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    Blood-Splattered Fudge

    Blood-Splattered Fudge
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Blood-Splattered Fudge is gruesome…and gruesomely delicious. A smooth and creamy white chocolate fudge is covered in red food coloring splatters that look disturbingly like blood. It's not for the squeamish, but if you're looking for the perfect scary candy for Halloween, look no further than Blood-Splattered Fudge.
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    White Chocolate Vampire Teeth Candy
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

     You'll want to sink your fangs into these White Chocolate Vampire Teeth!You can eat these plain, or use them to decorate Halloween cookies, cupcakes, or cakes!

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    Vampire Bite Truffles

    Vampire Bite Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Vampire Bite Truffles have bloody vampire fang marks on the outside and ooze red "blood" when you bite into them! These truffles are made of sweet almond marzipan and contain a liquid cherry filling that gushes once they're opened.
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    Bloody Truffles
    (c) 2015 Elizabeth LaBau

     Bloody Truffles are bloody delicious, but also bloody gross! These cake truffles are skewered with edible royal icing weapons and painted with food coloring to create scary--yet sweet--Halloween truffles. 

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    Bloody Caramel Apples
    (c) 2015 Elizabeth LaBau

     These caramel apples are easy to whip up, but the red gel "blood" makes them totally eye catching, and perfect for a spooky Halloween party.

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    Bleeding Truffles

    Bleeding Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    You won’t be able to resist biting into these Bleeding Truffles! These innocent-looking chocolate truffles contain a surprise center of blood-red jam that oozes out when you bite into the truffles.

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    Skull Marshmallows

    Skull Marshmallows
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Skull Marshmallows are so cute, it's spooky! This easy candy consists of store-bought marshmallows that are cut into skull shapes, then set atop chocolate circles.
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    Skull Cookie Pops
    (c) Elizabeth LaBau

     Skull Cookie Pops are a scary treat! White chocolate-dipped cookie pops with a cute skeleton face are the perfect Halloween treat or party favor.

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    Fudge Skeletons

    Fudge Skeletons
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Make no bones about it, these Fudge Skeletons are great! The base of this Halloween candy is a quick and easy chocolate fudge that is cut and decorated to look like spooky skeletons. Serve them as dessert at a Halloween party, or wrap them individually and give them out as favors.
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    Meringue Bones
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Meringue Bones are light, crispy meringues shaped like bones. They're the perfect candy for Halloween or other spooky occasions!
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    Skeleton Coffin Candy Bars
    (c) 2015 Elizabeth LaBau

     Skeleton Coffin Candy Bars are delightfully spooky Halloween candy bars. These simple bars have just a few ingredients, but their looks are killer! 

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    Marzipan Fingers

    Marzipan Fingers
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    Marzipan fingers are the ultimate ghoulish Halloween candy! Delicious almond marzipan is fashioned into frighteningly lifelike severed fingers. Eat them if you dare!

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    Marzipan Brains
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Pistachio marzipan is formed into creepy brain shapes in this fun Halloween candy! The greenish-black candy brains are eerily realistic, and have a great roasted pistachio taste.
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    Werewolf Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    Werewolf Truffles may be the best Halloween candy you’re too scared to eat! A delicious chocolate-peanut butter mixture is dipped in chocolate and decorated to look like spooky werewolves.

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    Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

     Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops are a monster of a Halloween candy! They couldn't be more simple: marshmallows are skewered on lollipop sticks, then decorated with candy coating to look like Frankenstein.

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    White Chocolate Ghosts
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    These delicious white chocolate ghosts are riding on crunchy pretzel broomsticks for an extra-spooky Halloween candy treat.

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    Meringue Ghosts
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    Meringue Ghosts are fluffy, crispy meringue candies dipped in chocolate and formed into cute ghost shapes, perfect for Halloween.

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    Ghost Cake Pops
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    Cake pops get a spooky makeover in this recipe for Ghost Cake Pops! Moist bites of cake are shaped into ghostly shapes, skewered on lollipop sticks, then dipped in vanilla candy coating for a fun Halloween version of the traditional cake pop recipe.

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    Ghost Strawberries
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

     Ghost Strawberries are so easy, it's scary. Instead of dipping strawberries in the traditional semi-sweet chocolate, they're instead dipped in white chocolate and given ghostly faces with dark chocolate. 

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    Witch Truffles

    Witch Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

     This recipe for Witch Truffles produces adorable dark chocolate truffles decorated to look like little witch heads! These Halloween candies are creepy, spooky, and perfect for Halloween parties.

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    Witch Cauldron Truffles

    Witch Cauldron Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

     Double, double, toil and trouble, fire burn and Witch Cauldron Truffles bubble! These sweetly spooky chocolate truffles are formed into cauldron shapes, dipped in chocolate, then topped with creepy decorations like neon green "slime," eyeballs, bones, and skulls. 

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    Witch Finger Pretzel Rods
    (c) 2015 Elizabeth LaBau

    Witch Finger Pretzel Rods are ghoulishly good! It takes just 15 minutes and 4 ingredients to make these spooky, sweet-and-salty treats. 

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    Chocolate-Filled Witch Hats
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    These clever Chocolate-Filled Witch Hats Halloween candies feature crunchy ice cream cones, shortbread cookies, and a rich, creamy chocolate truffle filling.

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    Witch Hats
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    Hershey’s kisses and chocolate-covered cookies are transformed into cute witch hats the whole family can enjoy in this simple Halloween candy recipe.

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    Mummy Caramel Apples
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

     Mummy Caramel Apples are a fun Halloween twist on the traditional caramel apple! Dunk caramel apples in white coating, then finish them with candy eyeballs and stripes of white chocolate to resemble mummy bandages. 

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    White Chocolate-Covered Mummy Cookies
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

     White Chocolate-Covered Mummy Cookies are a quick and easy Halloween recipe. Turn chocolate sandwich cookies into adorable mummies in just 10 minutes!

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    Mummy Truffles

    Mummy Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    Making Halloween candy is a wrap with these Mummy Truffles! Chewy, soft coconut balls are wrapped in fondant “bandages” to form adorable mini mummy candies.

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    Mummy Pretzel Rods

    Mummy Pretzel Rods
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

     One look at these Mummy Pretzel Rods and you'll be begging for your own mummy! In this quick and easy Halloween candy, pretzel rods are decorated with white and semi-sweet chocolate to resemble mummies. They make a great Halloween party favor.

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    Eye of Newt Truffles

    Eye of Newt Truffles
    (c) 2015 Elizabeth LaBau

      You won't be able to take your eyes off these Eye of Newt Truffles! These eye-catching Halloween candies are made from chocolate truffles, decorated with candy eyeballs and orange and purple jimmies.

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    Bat Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Bat Truffles are delightfully spooky chocolate truffles in the shape of bats. This candy is perfect for Halloween or any scary occasion.
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    Spider Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Spider Truffles are one spider you'll want to eat, not squish! Rich chocolate truffles are decorated with black licorice legs in this creepy candy spider recipe.
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    Chocolate Spiderwebs
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    These Chocolate Spiderwebs are fast and easy to whip up! You need just a few ingredients to make these cute and spooky treats. Try adding finely chopped nuts, coconut, or crushed cereal to spice these up a bit!
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    Pretzel Spiderwebs Candy
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    If candy spiders aren't your style, how about these delicious spiderwebs instead? Strands of white chocolate are laced around pretzels sticks, and a fat chocolate spider happily sits in the middle of the web. These Spiderwebs are an incredibly easy Halloween candy, and everyone will love the great taste of salty, crunchy pretzels and smooth, sweet white chocolate.

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    Owl Fudge
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Who...whooooo can resist Owl Fudge? No one! This quick and easy recipe starts with circles creamy microwave fudge, then decorates them with common candies like chocolate chips, candy corn, and marshmallows to make adorable owls.
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    Black Cat Chocolate-Dipped Cookies
    (c) Elizabeth LaBau

     Black Cat Chocolate-Dipped Cookies are an easy, cute recipe that's perfect for Halloween or any kid's party! Use your favorite cookies as the center, and get creative with the toppings and designs of the cat faces. 

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    Black Cat Truffles

    Black Cat Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    You'll want to sink your claws into these Black Cat Truffles. Rich chocolate ganache is decorated with chocolate chip "ears" and a white chocolate face to resemble miniature black cats.
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    Candy Spiders
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    Candy Spiders are a fun, easy Halloween recipe. Marshmallows, rice cereal, and chocolate form delicious spiders that kids and adults will love to gobble!

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    Peanut Butter Eyeballs
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    These spooktacular candy eyeballs are a variation of a popular candy called buckeyes. Peanut butter candy is formed into balls, dipped in white chocolate, and decorated to resemble bloodshot eyes.

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    Oozing Slime Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Oozing Slime Truffles are citrus-scented white chocolate truffles with a deliciously creepy oozing green filling! These make perfect Halloween candies, and can be customized with different flavors infused into the ganache.
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    Tombstone Fudge
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Tombstone Fudge is a quick microwave fudge that can be easily cut and decorated to look like tombstones. Add this to your Halloween candy repertoire and scare your friends and family with customized Tombstone Fudge headstones!
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    Crescent Moon Fudge
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
    Crescent Moon Fudge will have you howling with delight! An easy peanut butter fudge is cut into crescent moon shapes to make a fast, simple candy perfect for Halloween, fall, or many other harvest-themed parties.