Easy Ghost Cupcakes for Your Next Halloween Party
When you have a Halloween party on the horizon and no time to whip up a dessert, turn to these easy, delicious, and clever ghost cupcake recipes. Nothing on the dessert table will be quite as cute as these sweet treats. They steal the show every time, guaranteed. We’re always looking for recipes that have major impact with minimal effort, and these treats both take the cake and save the day—all in just a few minutes. When you waltz into your party with a tray of these treats, they’ll call you a kitchen maverick. They’ll all be asking for your recipe in between bites of these cute, crafty Halloween cupcakes. (Doubly so if you mix up Halloween beverages to accompany them!) These recipes are simple designs, but that’s part of their charm. For most of them, you can even use store-bought cupcakes and adorn them with ghost-inspired toppers. Not convinced yet? Take a look, because these Halloween ghost cupcakes will win you over in no time.
Candy Corn Ghost Cupcakes
Easy Ghost Cupcakes
These easy cupcakes take 30 minutes to prep, 30 minutes to bake, and are topped with fluffy marshmallow icing.
Ghost Cupcake Cones
Bake your ghost cupcakes in ice cream cones for a fun touch. You can even ice the cupcake frosting with friendly smiles for a kids' party.
Gluten Free Vegan Ghost Cupcakes
For a gluten-free and vegan option that everyone can enjoy, try this recipe from Sarah Bakes Gluten Free.
Top the marshmallow frosting with edible eye candies or mini chocolate chips for a cheeky finish.
Mini Ghost Cupcakes
Recipe: Mini Ghost Cupcakes by MyRecipes
These mini cupcakes are perfect for a party. Start with cupcakes from the bakery section of your local grocery store, and with just four additional ingredients, you’ll be ready to go.
Friendly Ghost Cupcakes
Pillsbury gets the design just right with their recipe for friendly (and tasty!) ghost cupcakes.
Spooky Ghost Cupcakes
Halloween Ghost Cupcakes
These festive Betty Crocker cupcakes use a chocolate fudge cake mix for a tasty shortcut.