24 Cute Halloween Cookies to Give Out This Year

Halloween is all about the sweets - especially the cookies! Try out these Halloween cookie recipes to satisfy those little goblins that come knocking.

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Sugar Ghosts

"Sugar Ghosts are a fun and deliciously simple party idea to make with your little goblins for Halloween!"

-Cleanfreshcuisine

Giant Glowing Pumpkin Cookies

"We frosted the tops with colored frosting and then decorated with jimmies. My kids had fun decorating them!"

-CookTillUDrop

Werewolf Paws

Basic sugar cookies transform into these fearsome claws with a little help from the full moon.

Vampire Cookies

"These are fun cookies for Halloween or a vampire genre party. The cookies have a light vanilla and butter flavor to them, and are the perfect color to really set off the red of the filling. They have a slightly crisp edge and a soft, chewy center. When you take a bite and expose the jam, they really do look like they’re bleeding!"

-tammy dalton

Candy Corn and Peanut Cookies

"These are great!! I love unique recipes & this really was a neat recipe for Halloween! The sweet/salty combo is perfect & I love the texture of the baked candy corn. I'll probably make these every Fall!"

-Debbb

Witch's Finger Cookies

"My daughter and I made these together. Very easy to make and lots of fun. I used brown sugar instead of white and raw almonds."

-Chef Navidad

It's The Great Pumpkin Cookies, Charlie Brown

"Soft, moist cookie full of flavor. Delish!"

-nyc4me03

Halloween Eyeball Cookies

"These were beyond delicious! I made them for halloween and everyone couldn't get enough. They are very sweet but oh so creamy and good. A paint brush works great for the veins."

-Michelle Mac

Cute Non-Pumpkin Ritz Jack O' Lantern Cookies

"These are really cute! I made them for a Halloween party with nutter butter ghosts. Pretty well anything round that tastes good covered in almond bark would be tasty:)"

-MinnMomof2

Gingerbread Skeletons

"These are just too cute! You will need gingerbread and/or animal cookie cutters. I think it would be fun to make the animal ones too."

-dicentra

Caramel Apple Cookies

"We loved these! Nice change of pace from the usual chocolate chip. The caramel is awesome. These are perfect for fall!"

-Liza at Food.com

Great Pumpkin Cookie

"Great Pumpkin Cookie! My family loves these cookies. I have used this recipe for years. Thanks for posting."

-gwynn

Creamy Choco-Pumpkin Bars

"The bourbon and five spice deliver depth a distinguished palette can appreciate, but THAT won't stop the ankle-biters from gobbling them down, so set some aside."

-spicyperspective

Chocolate Skeleton Cookies

Chocolate and Skeletons. A ghoulishly great combo!

Severed Fingers Halloween Cookies

"These were good! I added almond extract as suggested - yummy! Next time I'm going to put two pretzel sticks inside each cookie as finger bones so that they crunch when you bite into them!"

-cowgirl_cook

Giant Candy Corn Cookies

"Cute and easy cookies which look like huge pieces of candy corn. A great way to make decorated cookies for Fall, Halloween or Thanksgiving with minimal hassle. No re-rolling of dough and no icing! Would be great for the kids to help with."

-LonghornMama

Great Pumpkin Cookies

"Delicious. What a great way to use pumpkin."

-Riverside Len

Pumpkin Spice Blossoms

"A fall twist on a classic peanut butter blossom, utilizing a seasonal candy!"

-Chef Mamma Blogger

Ghost Cookies

"These are so cute and look great on a Halloween cookie tray. The combination of white chocolate and peanut butter is delicious!!"

-Claire312

Halloween Cookie Bark

"Cookie bark with a different look. It's a ghoulish treat for Halloween or anytime."

-Olive

Pumpkin Puff Cookies

"Just made these for Halloween. Yum. A soft cake like cookie with just the right amount of pumpkin and spice. Easy to make too."

-Le Bee

Halloween Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

"These are soooooooo good. I've always loved pumpkin bread and I was looking for an oatmeal and pumpkin recipe."

-Mrs. Tingley

Halloween Can't Leave Alone Bars

"Oh yum this looks so good :)"

-Maryanns Kitchen

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