Ghost Cupcakes: Great For Halloween

Recipe c/o Waitrose.

Ghost Cupcakes: Great For Halloween. Happy Sunday.

(Updated post. First published here ).

So how was your Monday? Busy, busy here. Especially with the children off school for the half-term holidays. So I am just catching up now.

With just over a week until Halloween, today I thought I would share another fun and yummy Halloween recipe with you.

Table Of Contents:

  • Firstly, Ghost Cupcakes Ingredients.
  • Secondly, Ghost Cupcakes Method.
  • Thirdly, Other Recipe Ideas.
Ghost Cupcakes

Ghost Cupcakes: Great For Halloween And Bake Sales:

Are you looking for things to bake for Halloween? Are you making easy cupcakes with the children? In particularly, cupcakes?

So do you fancy making some of these ghost cupcakes? Great creative in the kitchen with the kids and make some spooky ghostly cupcakes.

These cupcakes are great for Halloween fun.

Ghost Cupcakes: Great For Halloween And Bake Sales

How To Make Ghost Cupcakes:

Preparation time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 15 minutes

Total time: 30 minutes
Makes: 9


  • 335g pack Betty Crocker Chocolate Chunk Muffin Mix
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 1 medium British Blacktail Free Range Egg
  • Semi-skimmed milk

For The Topping:

  • 200ml double cream
  • Dr Oetker Dark Chocolate Chips (selected stores)


  1. Firstly, pre-heat the oven to 200°C, gas mark 6, and place 9 muffin cases in a muffin tin.
  2. Prepare the muffin mix, oil, egg and milk according to the pack instructions, and divide between the 9 cases. Bake for 15 minutes until a skewer, when inserted into a muffin, comes out clean. Allow to cool.
  3. Whisk the cream until it holds its shape and place in a piping bag with a 1cm nozzle. Pipe the cream onto the cakes to create ghost shapes. Use the chocolate chips for the eyes.
Ghost Cupcakes

Ghost Cupcakes: Great For Halloween And Bake Sales:

Ghost Cupcakes: Great For Halloween Recipe c/o: For more Halloween inspiration, please visit Waitrose & Partners/Halloween.

So what do you think of this cupcake ideas? Do you fancy making some of these ghost cupcakes for Halloween? Because I know I do.

You May Also Like These Other Halloween Recipes:

Tarantula Eggs With Venom Dip. Firstly, some egg and dips anyone? So are you looking for some fun Halloween recipes? Tarantula eggs with venom dip. Perfect for Halloween. Don’t you think so too? These Tarantula Eggs With Venom Dip are so much scary fun. Tarantula Eggs With Venom Dip.

Halloween Spice Biscuits: Frightfully Fun Halloween. Secondly, Halloween spice biscuits anyone? Fun and also so crafty. The kids will love making these. Halloween Spice Biscuits, Yes, please!! Halloween Spice Biscuits.

How To Make Halloween Gingerbread Skeletons. Thirdly, Gingerbread Skeletons. Another fantastic recipe for the kids – fun to make and fun to eat while easily introducing chia seeds to their diet. Gingerbread Skeletons.

Blood Sucking Pumpkin Cupcakes:

Blood Sucking Pumpkin Cupcakes: Hosting A Halloween Party? Last but not least, Bloodsucking pumpkin cupcakes anyone? Perfect for Halloween or any pumpkin patch party. So how tempting are these Blood Sucking Pumpkin Cupcakes?

Why not try now or pin for Halloween. So what do you think? Fancy trying any of these recipes? Also, let us know by leaving a comment below. Now I am off to make some fun plans with the children for the rest of the week. Have you got anything fun planned for this week or the weekend?

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Ghost Cupcakes: Great For Halloween And Bake Sales
Claire Justine
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  1. Helen Gandy - Blogging Beautifully
    27 October 2017 / 6:44 AM

    Oh these are so cute! Will check out your other recipe's too! Popping over from #PoCoLO

  2. 27 October 2017 / 7:07 PM

    hehehe! They are so much better than the ghost cupcakes we made. Our buttercream icing melted. Oops. #PoCoLo

  3. 30 October 2017 / 4:14 PM

    Your Ghost Cupcakes look adorable! Thanks so much for sharing your post with us at Full Plate Thursday! Have a great week and come back to see us real soon!Miz Helen

  4. rawsonjl
    4 October 2018 / 1:45 AM

    Those are so adorable and I bet they are so so yummy! Pinned.

  5. 7 October 2018 / 5:43 PM

    What fun looking Halloween treats! We shall be making some of our own for our Halloween tea.

    Thanks ever so much for sharing with #MMBC. 🙂

  6. 19 September 2021 / 4:20 PM

    These are so cute. They would be great for a classroom Halloween party. The kids would love them.

  7. 21 September 2021 / 7:29 PM

    Adorable and delicious! Kids will love them at parties and bake sales. Thanks for sharing how you made them. #HomeMattersParty

  8. 26 September 2021 / 3:44 PM

    Claire if my grandkids lived closer I would make these for them!
    Watch for it to be featured this week on #omhgww party #278.
    Hope to see you again soon.
    Have a great week!

    • 29 September 2021 / 9:17 AM

      Thanks Karren, they are great fun, aren’t they 🙂

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