Sweets and Treats for Halloween, Just for WSJ+ Members
WSJ+ members, plan a low-key Halloween feast with cakes and cookies bursting with fall flavor.
Chai-Spiced Cake with Mocha Buttercream
This cake is your favorite fall drink, turned dessert! The light and fluffy layers, creamy Italian espresso buttercream and beautifully simple decorations are sure to have your friends and family coming back for a second slice.
Get the Recipe: Chai-Spiced Cake with Mocha Buttercream
Pumpkin Sandwich Cookies with Chocolate Ganache
Five little pumpkins sitting on a gate, one fell off...onto my plate! These oh-so-buttery and sparkly pumpkin-shaped cookies are filled with a rich and creamy cinnamon-chocolate ganache. They are the perfect Halloween favor or centerpiece for your fall gatherings.
Get the Recipe: Pumpkin Sandwich Cookies with Chocolate Ganache
Pumpkin Cupcakes with Hazelnut Buttercream
These cupcakes are all treat and no trick…although they do have a chocolate hazelnut surprise hidden beneath the creamy hazelnut buttercream. Finished with a fun marshmallow web, these cupcakes are a sweet ending to a Halloween celebration.
Get the Recipe: Pumpkin Cupcakes with Hazelnut Buttercream
Sweet Potato-Pecan Shortbread Cookies
These tender cookies are a sweet and delicate shortbread, so you'll be surprised to learn that they are dairy-free--there's no butter used at all!
Get the Recipe: Sweet Potato-Pecan Shortbread Cookies