Hot dog mummies in dough with ketchup for the Halloween party.

30 Halloween recipes

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October 21, 2022
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30 Halloween recipes

Spooky season is here, and what better way to celebrate than with some festive food? Whether you're a die-hard Halloween lover or a more casual observer of All Hallows' Eve, you have to admit that nothing bumps up the magic of a holiday like a thematic treat. Sure, you could just throw in a couple of pieces of candy after breakfast, lunch, and dinner in October, but if you're looking for something more unique—and filling—then we have you covered.

Stacker compiled a list of 50 beloved Halloween recipes from Allrecipes. From lunch box delights, like hot dog mummies, to scary-delicious dinner mains, like meatball zombie eyes, there are ideas here for every meal. And for those with a sweet tooth, we've found the best recipes for Halloween staples like caramel apples, whoopie pies, and pumpkin spice cookies. Happy feasting!

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Halloween Popcorn Pumpkins

- Prep: 5 mins
- Cook: 5 mins
- Additional: 10 mins
- Total: 20 mins
- Servings: 12
- Yield: 12 pumpkins
- Number of ingredients: 8
- Read more about the recipe here

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Creepy Halloween Eyeballs

- Prep: 20 mins
- Total: 20 mins
- Servings: 20
- Number of ingredients: 4
- Read more about the recipe here

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Pumpkin Whoopie Pies

- Prep: 20 mins
- Total: 20 mins
- Servings: 20
- Number of ingredients: 17
- Read more about the recipe here

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Easy White Chocolate Oreo® Truffles

- Prep: 20 mins
- Cook: 3 mins
- Additional: 1 hr
- Total: 1 hr 23 mins
- Servings: 24
- Yield: 24 truffles
- Number of ingredients: 3
- Read more about the recipe here

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A Spiritful Hot Chocolate

- Prep: 5 mins
- Cook: 2 mins
- Total: 7 mins
- Servings: 1
- Yield: 1 serving
- Number of ingredients: 4
- Read more about the recipe here

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Halloween Zombie Meatloaf

- Prep: 20 mins
- Cook: 50 mins
- Total: 1 hr 10 mins
- Servings: 6
- Yield: 1 meat loaf
- Number of ingredients: 13
- Read more about the recipe here

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Homemade Fresh Pumpkin Pie

- Prep: 20 mins
- Cook: 40 mins
- Total: 1 hr
- Servings: 8
- Yield: 1 8- or 9-inch pie
- Number of ingredients: 12
- Read more about the recipe here

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Peanut Butter Spider Cookies

- Prep: 45 mins
- Cook: 10 mins
- Total: 55 mins
- Servings: 48
- Yield: 48 cookies
- Number of ingredients: 14
- Read more about the recipe here

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Carrot Cupcakes with White Chocolate Cream Cheese Icing

- Prep: 30 mins
- Cook: 25 mins
- Additional: 1 hr
- Total: 1 hr 55 mins
- Servings: 12
- Yield: 12 muffins
- Number of ingredients: 21
- Read more about the recipe here

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Witches' Hats

- Prep: 1 hr
- Total: 1 hr
- Servings: 32
- Yield: 32 servings
- Number of ingredients: 4
- Read more about the recipe here

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Halloween Candy Corn Jell-O® Shots

- Prep: 15 mins
- Additional: 3 hrs 30 mins
- Total: 3 hrs 45 mins
- Servings: 16
- Yield: 16 shots
- Number of ingredients: 9
- Read more about the recipe here

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Halloween Bloody Baked Rats

- Prep: 15 mins
- Cook: 1 hr 15 mins
- Total: 1 hr 30 mins
- Servings: 4
- Yield: 4 servings
- Number of ingredients: 12
- Read more about the recipe here

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Homemade Sloppy Joes

- Prep: 15 mins
- Cook: 55 mins
- Total: 1 hr 10 mins
- Servings: 6
- Number of ingredients: 12
- Read more about the recipe here

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Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes

- Prep: 25 mins
- Cook: 25 mins
- Additional: 50 mins
- Total: 1 hr 40 mins
- Servings: 24
- Yield: 24 cupcakes
- Number of ingredients: 20
- Read more about the recipe here

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Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball

- Prep: 20 mins
- Additional: 3 hrs
- Total: 3 hrs 20 mins
- Servings: 32
- Yield: 2 cups
- Number of ingredients: 7
- Read more about the recipe here

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Pumpkin Spice Cookie

- Prep: 15 mins
- Cook: 20 mins
- Additional: 5 mins
- Total: 40 mins
- Servings: 24
- Yield: 24 cookies
- Number of ingredients: 2
- Read more about the recipe here

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Hot Dog Mummies

- Prep: 10 mins
- Cook: 15 mins
- Total: 25 mins
- Servings: 8
- Yield: 8 servings
- Number of ingredients: 3
- Read more about the recipe here

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Zombie Eyes (Halloween Meatballs)

- Prep: 45 mins
- Cook: 30 mins
- Total: 1 hr 15 mins
- Servings: 8
- Yield: 16 meatballs
- Number of ingredients: 13
- Read more about the recipe here

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

- Prep: 10 mins
- Cook: 10 mins
- Total: 20 mins
- Servings: 24
- Yield: 2 dozen
- Number of ingredients: 13
- Read more about the recipe here

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Iced Pumpkin Cookies

- Prep: 20 mins
- Cook: 15 mins
- Additional: 30 mins
- Total: 1 hr 5 mins
- Servings: 36
- Yield: 36 cookies
- Number of ingredients: 16
- Read more about the recipe here

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Meringue Bones and Ghosts

- Prep: 15 mins
- Cook: 1 hr
- Additional: 1 hr
- Total: 2 hrs 15 mins
- Servings: 6
- Yield: 24 bones and ghosts
- Number of ingredients: 4
- Read more about the recipe here

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Caramel Apples

- Prep: 8 mins
- Cook: 2 mins
- Additional: 15 mins
- Total: 25 mins
- Servings: 6
- Yield: 6 caramel apples
- Number of ingredients: 5
- Read more about the recipe here

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The Best Rolled Sugar Cookies

- Prep: 20 mins
- Bake: 6 mins
- Chill: 1 hr
- Total: 1 hr 26 mins
- Servings: 60
- Yield: 60 cookies
- Number of ingredients: 7
- Read more about the recipe here

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Spider Deviled Eggs for Halloween

- Prep: 30 mins
- Cook: 5 mins
- Additional: 15 mins
- Total: 50 mins
- Servings: 12
- Yield: 12 servings
- Number of ingredients: 6
- Read more about the recipe here

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Monster Bites

- Prep: 15 mins
- Total: 15 mins
- Servings: 32
- Yield: 32 treats
- Number of ingredients: 3
- Read more about the recipe here

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Spooky Witches' Fingers

- Prep: 35 mins
- Cook: 20 mins
- Additional: 20 mins
- Total: 1 hr 15 mins
- Servings: 60
- Yield: 60 cookies
- Number of ingredients: 10
- Read more about the recipe here

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Dirt Cake

- Prep: 20 mins
- Total: 20 mins
- Servings: 10
- Yield: 1 medium flower pot
- Number of ingredients: 7
- Read more about the recipe here

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Bloody Broken Glass Cupcakes

- Prep: 30 mins
- Cook: 30 mins
- Additional: 20 mins
- Total: 1 hr 20 mins
- Servings: 24
- Yield: 24 cupcakes
- Number of ingredients: 14
- Read more about the recipe here

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Witches' Brew

- Prep: 30 mins
- Cook: 10 mins
- Additional: 6 days 23 hrs 20 mins
- Total: 1 week
- Servings: 16
- Yield: 16 servings
- Number of ingredients: 6
- Read more about the recipe here

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Jack-O-Lantern Pumpkin Pancakes

- Prep: 10 mins
- Cook: 10 mins
- Total: 20 mins
- Servings: 6
- Yield: 6 servings
- Number of ingredients: 12
- Read more about the recipe here

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