"Loved these! Very simple to make, though they do take time. I topped with chocolate sprinkles to add the 'hair' look. Everyone thought they were great!" – JaSharp021
"We made these for our son's school carnival, and they were a sensational hit!" – CarolinaCook
"These were so cute for my son's class on Halloween!" – MILON
"RAVE reviews. The kids gobbled them up! Wonderful and tasty autumn treat. This will be an annual tradition for sure!" – BakerBee
"I added this recipe to my recipe box in 2009. It is the only buttercream recipe I have used since! I do sometimes change it to use half shortening, half butter." – Becky
Recipe of the Day
I make dozens of these each Halloween. They are so cute! My kids expect to be able to take them to school even when I am not the Halloween party mom! I also take some to work and the people who dress up in costumes get one as a prize - they come looking for me to show me their costumes!
Similar Recipes | More Daily Recipes
Transform chocolate cupcakes into spooky mummy faces.
Bloody Broken Glass Cupcakes
Spiced Spider Cupcakes
Carrot Cupcakes with White Chocolate Cream Cheese Icing
Pumpkin Ginger Cupcakes
Caramel Apple Cupcakes
Rick's Special Buttercream Frosting
Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes
Harvest Pumpkin Cupcakes
Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes With Cream Cheese Frosting
Candy Corn Cupcakes
Fluffy Pumpkin Spiced Cupcakes
Easy Pumpkin Muffins (Low-Fat)
Pull-Apart Spider Web Cupcakes
Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting
Chocolate-Orange Cupcakes with Pistachio Buttercream
Muffins are great for breakfast, with coffee, or just as a snack on the go.
Soup is what the doctor ordered to cure those winter blahs.
Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $7.99!