Witches, pumpkins, ghosts, cobwebs, trick-or-treating and… apples! Yes, Halloween is right around the corner and it’s the perfect time to get kids excited about eating apples.

While bobbing for apples is a Halloween classic, we’ve come up with some more original and kid-friendly Halloween recipes and crafts featuring this fan-favorite fruit.

Halloween apple recipes and edible crafts

Rockit Apple Spiders

Chocolate Rockit™ apple spiders 

Our very own mini Rockit™ apples make perfectly adorable little chocolate spiders! Kids can help thanks to our easy recipe and craft instructions. 

Source: Chelan Fresh

Halloween apple “bites” 

These scary toothy apple “bites” use slivered almond as teeth. A very healthy Halloween snack that’s suitable for vegan and lactose-intolerant kids. 

Source: Oh She Glows 

Apple pie mummy slices 

Watch out for the mummies! Wrap strips of store-bought dough around peeled apple quarters to make these original little monsters. 

Source: Just Putzing Around the Kitchen 

Dessert Nachos

Dessert nachos 

Sliced apples are drizzled with chocolate sauce and topped with sweet treats! Let kids choose their own toppings for extra fun.

Source: Chelan Fresh

Sticky-sweet caramel apples 

These caramel-dipped apples sprinkled with nuts and candy corn will be a surefire hit. Using store-bought caramel makes this recipe a cinch.

Source: Gooseberry Patch

Shrunken heads in cider

Spooky carved apple heads floating in cider. A show stopping recipe that is as decorative as it is tasty.

Source: Martha Stewart

Apple Pecan Doughnuts

Baked apple donuts with maple pecan glaze

Give chocolate a break and indulge in some Halloween baked apple donuts. A healthy alternative to fried store-bought donuts.

Source: Chelan Fresh

Apple pie pops 

Miniature apple pie pops make a charming display for your Halloween table. Use your imagination to turn these into spooky pops!

Source: What Should I Make For…

Halloween apple cider 

Show the kids how to make apple cider from scratch and serve it over some dry ice to impress everyone.

Source: Parenting Chaos

Caramel and Apples

Sweet and salty caramel apple wheels 

Make and enjoy these simple caramel apple wheels as a family. The recipe uses store-bought items to make cooking and clean-up easier. 

Source: Chelan Fresh

Halloween toffee apple cupcakes 

Apple cupcakes are decorated with vibrant red frosting shaped like… apples! Believe us, no one will be able to resist.  

Source: My Baba 

Inside out caramel apples 

An original play on the traditional caramel apple. Carve out the apple and fill with caramel. Once set, you can slice them up and serve. Easy! 

Source: Better Homes & Gardens

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