17 Easy Halloween Cookie Recipes That Are Spooky And Delicious

by Carole John

Halloween Cookies

Halloween Cookie Recipes

These cookies are perfect for hosting Halloween. I know what you are thinking, that candy is for Halloween, so why not mix up things? These Halloween cookies are both festive and very easy to make.  Kids are also going to enjoy them a lot.  These will can also be served as Halloween desserts. Pair these with Halloween jokes, and your guests will fall off their seats laughing.

1. Vampire Cookies

Kids are going to love this one.  You can use store-bought ingredients, which will make the entire process easier. Use your time in the assembling but not the preparation of ingredients.  Full recipe at Delish

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Source: Delish

2. Spider Cookies

If you love peanut butter, you are going to enjoy this. They are made with mini chocolate peanut butter cup bodies, raisins covered in chocolate, and black icing gel legs. 

Full recipe at  The Pioneer Woman. 

easy halloween cookie recipes
Source: The Pioneer Woman

3. Coffin Sandwich Cookies

How cute are these spooky cookies?  When your guests open up, they will find a good surprise. Full recipe at Country Living

Source: Country Living

4. Spiced Chocolate Bat Cookies

Halloween Cookie Recipes

This will cater to those who do not have a sweet tooth since it is not too sweet. It is perfect for both kids as well as grown-up guests.  Full recipe at Country Living. 

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Source: Country Living

5. Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

It is not Halloween without pumpkins. These cookies will be perfect.  The perfect blend of pumpkin pie spice and sugar makes these ideal. Full recipe at  The Pioneer Woman 

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6. Double Chocolate Mummies

The Gingerbread man cookie is not just for Christmas. It is also perfect for Halloween.  Use Dutch-processed cocoa powder to make them extra dark and spooky. 

Full Recipe at  Woman’s Day. 

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7. Monster Mask Cookies

Halloween Cookie Recipes

Ultimate Halloween sugar cookies.  They are so easy to make since you just need to make a batch of sugar cookies and then carve out shapes of a vampire, witch, mummy, or any other thing you want.  Full recipe at Woman’s Day

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Source: Mike Garten

8. Easy Halloween cookies

Halloween Cookie Recipes

The kids are really going to enjoy these cookies.  They are so easy to make and within 25 minutes they are ready.  Full recipe at BBC good food. 

Source: BBC good food

9. Chocolate Tombstone Cookies: Halloween Cookie Recipes

These cookies will bring a spooky Halloween feel.  They are made of chocolate butter cookie dough and molded white chocolate skulls. Full recipe at Woman’s Day. 

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10. Peanut Butter Blossoms: Halloween Cookie Recipes

This is a nice way to use your leftover Hershey’s kisses. Alternatively, roll the dough in orange sprinkles prior to baking and have some fun at it.  Full recipe at the Pioneer Woman. 

Peanut Butter Cookies
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11. Spiced Pumpkin Softies

Halloween Cookie Recipes

This will be a favorite among the kids. It is loaded with raisins, brown sugar, and pumpkin puree, making it rich in flavor.  You need at least one hour and forty-five minutes to have these ready.  Full recipe at Woman’s Day. 

Source: Woman's Day

12. Black Magic Brownie Cookies

This will have you indulging in dark chocolate goodness.  On top of your favorite cookies, add some chocolate chips and espresso powder to enhance the taste. 

Full recipe at Betty Croker. 

halloween cookie
Source: Betty Crocker

13. Spooky Spider Cookies

Easy Halloween cookie recipes

These are fun kid-friendly cookies. They will liven up any dessert tray that you have. These are very easy to make, and you only need 45 minutes, and they will be ready.  Go an extra mile and serve these them on a bed of cotton candy for an edible web. Full recipe at Betty Crocker. 

Source: Betty Crocker

14. Chocolate Spiderweb Sandwich Cookies

The cookies have been stuffed with cream cheese filling and are delicious.  Your guests are going to love them.  Full recipes at Woman’s Day. 

Spooky Halloween Cookies
Source: Woman's Day

15. Haunted Gingerbread House : Halloween Cookie Recipes

You have got to add this to your Halloween Cookie Recipe list. This creepy Gingerbread house is ideal for Halloween. Use your favorite candy to decorate it. It is something that kids will love, and you can also involve them in the process.  Full recipe at Betty Crocker.

Source: Betty Crocker

16. Almond Meringue Ghost Cookies

Easy Halloween cookie recipes

These are one of the quickest cookies you can make, but they are still very impressive.  The good thing is they can be made for any holiday. During Easter, you can decorate them as Christmas Trees.

Source: Creme de la Crumb

Halloween Cookie Recipes
Source: Creme De La Crumb

17. Pumpkin Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

These will help you to kick start the holiday.  It is a classic combination of oats and chocolate chips accentuated by the pumpkin. Save it on your Halloween cookie recipes list.  Full recipe at Country living

Source: Country Living

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