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Top 21 Halloween Cakes

Halloween is nearly here, and to celebrate our favourite creepy holiday, we've rounded up the 21 most spooktacular and delicious Halloween cakes from around the (spider)web to inspire you.

20th Oct 2015

Halloween is nearly here, and to celebrate our favourite creepy holiday, we've rounded up the 21 most spooktacular and delicious Halloween cakes from around the (spider)web to inspire you. From pumpkin cakes to scary spiders, there's plenty of treats (and a few tricks along the way too!) to help you celebrate in style...

1 Chocolate Orange Spiderweb Cake

Simple but effective, this triple layered chocolate orange cake with spiderweb decoration is sure to impress!

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2 Salted Caramel Apple Snickers Cake

This is quite possibly the most decadent cake of all time, and whilst it may take little bit of time to put together, you can be sure the effort will be well worth it when you taste a slice of this caramel apple Snickers cake.



3 Spider Cake

These spiders in this easy-to-make spider cake are (almost!) too cute to eat...


4 Pumpkin Chocolate Cake

This multi-layer pumpkin chocolate cake is elegant, original, and devilishly rich and moist. Go on, trick or treat yourself to a slice!


5 Spiderweb Checkerboard Cake

Your Halloween guests will certainly be ensnared with this amazing cake. When you slice the cake open, they won’t believe their eyes—a bloody checkerboard pattern!


6 Kitty Cat in a Pumpkin Cake

Create your own showstopping cake for your Halloween party with this helpful step-by-step guide.


7 Oreo Spider Cake

Whether you think it's cute or creepy, this Oreo Spiders Cake is fantastic for Halloween, and as an added bonus, it's really easy to make!

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8 Vampire Attack Halloween Cake

This vampy red velvet cake looks really effective, and the decoration is quick and simple to do, leaving you more time to work on your Halloween costume!


9 Monster Cake

We love this fluffy monster cake, complete with cake pop eyeballs, and your children will love him too!


10 Black Velvet Cake

For any of you gouhls and goblins that are looking for a spooky Halloween treat to celebrate this week, how about giving this Black Velvet Cake a whirl?


11 Pumpkin Cake

It wouldn't be Halloween without pumpkins, so why not make this realistic pumpkin cake? You might not be able to leave it on your doorstep, but it does taste even more delicious!

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12 Witch's Legs Cake

Unleash your inner fashion designer and create some stylish witchy tights with this fabulous cake!



13 Ghost Cake Topper

If you're looking for the perfect cake topper for your Halloween cake this year, then look no further than this super cute little ghost! You won't believe how simple he is to make!


14 Witch Hat Cake

Test your piping skills with this simple but effective witch hat cake...


15 Bloody Halloween Cake

Maybe this is taking a stab in the dark, but we bet you're dying to try a slice of this gory cake!


16 Creepy Crawly Marshmallow Cobweb Cake

There's no piping needed to create this effective cake, and there's no wrong way to do it either! All you need is your hands, some marshmallows and your imagination...


17 Frankenstein's Monster Cake

Create your own Frankenstein's monster this Halloween with this handy tutorial!

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18 Spiderweb Naked Red Velvet Cake

This cake is the best of both worlds: the cake and frosting layers are partially visible, but the intricate spiderweb piping leaves just enough to the imagination.


19 Graveyard Cake

It's probably best to stay away from graveyards around Halloween, as that's when the ghouls and ghosts come out to play! Stay safe with this spooky graveyard instead!


20 Black Velvet Spider Cake

Spiderwebs have never looked so glamorous! This black velvet cake, layered with a delicious vanilla bean buttercream and decorated with chocolate icing spiderwebs, is sure to get you in the Halloween spirit and makes for a great dessert table centerpiece!

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21 Halloween Graveyard Cake

There is nothing better than a chocolate cake covered in even more chocolate and decorated with crushed Oreos - devilishly good!

Ribbet If you liked this list of the most spooktacular Halloween cakes, or if you're looking for some more spooky treats to give your guests a fright with this Halloween, why not take a look at our pick of the most frightfully delicious Top 21 Halloween Recipes from around the web...  

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