Halloween-Inspired Baking

Season 1, Episode 1

Trick or Treats

The Halloween Baking Championship has come alive and seven of the country's best bakers compete in the sweetest trick or treat challenge. In the first challenge, the bakers battle it out over the best creepy cupcakes and then kick it up in the second challenge with classic costume desserts.

Monday
Sep 25
5pm | 4c
Season 1, Episode 2

Monster Mashups

Down to six bakers and it's time for a big, bad, monster mash. The bakers spook the judges with their sculpted scary treats and then mash up flavors and themes to create devilishly delicious desserts! But one baker's creepy concoction doesn't cut it and gets the axe.

Monday
Sep 25
6pm | 5c
Season 3, Episode 1

Filled With Surprises

In the kick-off pre-heat, eight bakers must show off their decorating skills by creating Halloween candy-filled cookies. For the main heat, it's oozy fun with sublime slime desserts: bakers can make any treat, but it must be filled with a gooey slime that leaks out when cut open!

Monday
Sep 25
9pm | 8c
Season 3, Episode 1

Filled With Surprises

In the kick-off pre-heat, eight bakers must show off their decorating skills by creating Halloween candy-filled cookies. For the main heat, it's oozy fun with sublime slime desserts: bakers can make any treat, but it must be filled with a gooey slime that leaks out when cut open!

Saturday
Sep 30
1pm | 12c
Season 3, Episode 1

Filled With Surprises

In the kick-off pre-heat, eight bakers must show off their decorating skills by creating Halloween candy-filled cookies. For the main heat, it's oozy fun with sublime slime desserts: bakers can make any treat, but it must be filled with a gooey slime that leaks out when cut open!

Monday
Oct 2
8pm | 7c
Season 3, Episode 2

Bewitching Treats

In the pre-heat, the seven remaining bakers must make witches' fingers and toes and create a sauce to dip them in. The witch theme goes a step further in the main heat when the bakers must create desserts that look like witches, complete with edible brooms. One baker is eliminated at the end of the round.

Saturday
Oct 7
1pm | 12c
Season 2, Episode 2

Cravings From the Grave

For the pre-heat, mummy's the word as the six remaining bakers are asked to make a Halloween mummy dessert using pre-made pie dough. Next, the bakers must create a candy-stuffed, wicked cake based on a Halloween icon.

Sunday
Oct 8
3am | 2c
Season 2, Episode 5

Ginger Dead House

In the final pre-heat, the three remaining bakers must fill a haunted tree with decorated Halloween cookies. For the grand finale, the bakers have just six hours to construct a spooky "ginger dead" house. Special guest Duff Goldman stops by to put a fright into the bakers, then the most impressive house wins one baker the title of Halloween Baking Champion and $25,000!

Sunday
Oct 8
5pm | 4c
Season 3, Episode 3

It's All in Your Head

For the pre-heat, the six remaining bakers must work in teams and put their minds together to create the most outrageous and delicious left brain/right brain desserts. In the main heat, the bakers face their fears by using common phobias like insects and ghosts as inspirations for desserts.

Saturday
Oct 14
1pm | 12c
Season 2, Episode 1

Monsters, Monsters, Monsters

Nothing says Halloween more than scary monsters, and in the pre-heat, the seven bakers must create creepy bite-sized monster treats. For the main heat, zombies attack as the bakers are faced with whipping up a zombie dessert that makes the judges hungry for a bite.

Wednesday
Oct 18
5pm | 4c
Season 2, Episode 4

Spirits Rising

The four remaining bakers connect with the other side, baking up a tomb dessert for the pre-heat. Next, the bakers make a dessert inspired by the colorful artistry and spirit of Mexico's Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, in order to move on to the Halloween Baking Championship finale.

Thursday
Oct 19
3am | 2c
Season 3, Episode 5

The Candyman Cometh

In the pre-heat, the four remaining bakers attempt to make desserts that taste like their favorite candy bars. For the main heat, the bakers face death by chocolate and must create a dessert that combines chocolate with odd ingredients. One baker is eliminated and the last three move on to the finale.

Tuesday
Oct 24
12am | 11c
Season 3, Episode 5

The Candyman Cometh

In the pre-heat, the four remaining bakers attempt to make desserts that taste like their favorite candy bars. For the main heat, the bakers face death by chocolate and must create a dessert that combines chocolate with odd ingredients. One baker is eliminated and the last three move on to the finale.

Saturday
Oct 28
1pm | 12c

About the Show

Comedian John Henson welcomes eight talented bakers into the Halloween Baking Kitchen to face downright spooky challenges and scarily accurate critiques from outrageously costumed judges Carla Hall, Lorraine Pascale and Zac Young. One baker will rise to claim the title of Halloween Baking Champion and a $25,000 prize.

About the Host

John Henson

As an actor, writer, host and producer of over 1,400 hours of television, John Henson has worked in front of and behind the camera. He began his career as a comedian before joining the Emmy Award-winning series Talk Soup.

Cinnamon Spice Cake with Fig Buttercream, White Chocolate Ganache and Buttermilk Caramel

Mocha Raspberry Cheesecake

Spicy Chocolate Pots de Creme with Bloody Butterscotch

Rustic Blueberry Cheesecake

Mexican Pumpkin Bread Pudding Graves with Baked Churro Mummies

One-Eyed Monster Financier with Blood Orange and Chocolate Ganache

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