Halloween Spider Cupcakes

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
Recipe by Parrot Head Mama

I found this on the net, while searching for a fun treat to send with my daughter to her Kindergarten Halloween party. Prep time includes mixing & baking cupcakes.

Top Review by Charishma_Ramchanda

These are very cute and fun to serve. I've made these a year ago and I still remember how exciting it had got at the time of serving. These were also a midnight snack for me ;)

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 12 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 14 cup milk
  • 12 cup chopped peanuts or 12 cup crispy rice cereal
  • 34 cup dry chow mein noodles
  • 24 baked cupcakes
  • white frosting


  1. First, make the spiders by combining the chocolate chips and milk in a glass bowl. Microwave on high for 1 to 2 minutes, stirring frequently, until smooth. Stir in the peanuts or cereal and chow mein noodles.
  2. Drop by teaspoons onto waxed paper. Stick on extra noodles for spider legs and chill. Frost the cupcakes white. Then top each cupcake with a spider. Makes 24.

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