This gluten free Halloween cake is what happens when a checkerboard cake meets a spooky ghost cake. It’s surprisingly easy to make, and it will certainly be the centrepiece at any Halloween party. The perfect gluten free Halloween treat, with a dairy free option!
Sometimes, Chemistry and baking collide in the most spectacularly unexpected (and amazing) ways. Take this gluten free Halloween cake, for example. Believe it or not, this was initially meant to be a “bumblebee cake”. I know. How on Earth did I end up with a spookalicious cake complete with marshmallow ghosts?!
These monster Halloween cake balls are the perfect Halloween sweet treat – easy to make, ridiculously delicious and super fun to decorate. They are gluten free, with a dairy free option, and are easily transformed into Halloween themed cake pops by simply throwing some cake pop sticks into the mix.
What do you call a sponge cake that hasn’t reached the cake stage yet? Cake sponge? This isn’t a trick question… I’m just overthinking (slightly) very irrelevant things again. I tend to do that – chasing an idea like an over-eager puppy, until words lose their meaning and I’m off on a completely different tangent. Strange brain, you say? I prefer ‘interesting’. ‘Entertaining’ works too.
These gluten free witch hat cookies are both spooky (in that totally adorable way) and super delicious. The perfect Halloween cookies to make with kids (big or small), have fun and enjoy the amazing flavours of the gluten free chocolate cookie + 3-ingredient pumpkin buttercream combo. (Psst, I’m also giving you a template to help you make the prettiest witch hat cookies ever!)
Here’s a fun fact about being a food blogger: you get to fully immerse yourself in the holidays… a few months before they actually happen. This weekend was chock-full of Halloween mishmash. No surprise then, that Monday was just plain weird. Like emerging from a bubble (filled with shockingly green sprinkles, too much pumpkin puree and those cute candy eyes that get freaky reeeeaaaal quick), only to realise… oh, it’s only September.