These Halloween Jack o 'lantern Cupcakes are chocolate pinata cupcakes (filled with candies) with more candies on top! They are great for kids and adults alike and perfect for your next Halloween party or potluck!
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American, Canadian, North American
Keyword candy, cupcakes, Halloween, Jack o'lantern
When cupcakes are cooled, use an apple corer to remove centres of cupcakes and set aside centres
Fill cupcake with smarties or other small candies to ¾ full
Cut centres in half and only put top half back into hole in cupcakes
Top cupcakes with frosting
Draw a jack o'lantern face on each orange cup (you'll want to draw a variety of faces)
Gently set cupcake inside orange cup.
Add a piece of black licorice as the handle, securing on each side of the cupcake (it should slide in and stay on each side of the cupcake, but you can use a little icing to make it stick if you need to)
Add candies to the top of each cupcake and serve!
*Please see post contents for important recipe information and tips!
🎃Halloween Jack o'lantern Cupcake Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 394Calories from Fat 144
% Daily Value*
Saturated Fat 5g31%
Vitamin A 28IU1%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.