Leftover Halloween Candy Cookies

Quick and easy leftover Halloween candy cookies, using candy corns. Fun and easy to make with kids and requires simple ingredients.

These FUN and whimsical leftover Halloween candy cookies are the answer to the question: “What to do with leftover candy?” 

I love buying candies during all major holidays because the COOLEST candies hit the marketplace during that time and especially Halloween.

I am OBSESSED with candy corns and the fact they are coming in so many different colors and shapes now makes me very happy!

Easy Leftover Halloween Candy Cookies

Since candy corns have such a UNIQUE shape, they make perfect FLOWERS on cakes, cupcakes and cookies.

I used them to make flowers on cookies.

What a BEAUTY! Right?!

Leftover Halloween Candy Cookies- Quick and Easy

How to make leftover Halloween candy cookies?

Start off by baking round cookies or buying round cookies. Frost the top with buttercream frosting and start sticking candy corns on the edges and then work your way inwards. Stick a gumball in the center and toss some sprinkles around the gumball. Enjoy! Leftovers can be stored at room temperature for up to 2 days.

Leftover Halloween Candy Cookies 2

Well, that’s all for today. 

If you liked this post, you may like some of these other Halloween ideas too…

Candy Corn Monster Cookies

Candy Corn S’mores

Candy Corn Cake

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Leftover Halloween Candy Cookies

Prep Time: 10 mins
Cook Time: 10 mins
Decorating time: 20 mins
Total Time: 40 mins
Quick and easy leftover Halloween candy cookies, using candy corns. Fun and easy to make with kids and requires simple ingredients. 
Yield: 10 Cookies



  • Use a spatula to spread some buttercream or royal icing on top of the cookie.
  • Stick the candy corns all around the outer edge.
  • Work your way inwards and stick some more more candy corns.
  • Place a gum ball in the center.
  • Put some sprinkles around the gumball and enjoy!


Calories: 226kcal, Carbohydrates: 41g, Fat: 6g, Saturated Fat: 1g, Cholesterol: 2mg, Sodium: 147mg, Potassium: 17mg, Sugar: 34g, Vitamin A: 10IU, Calcium: 3mg, Iron: 0.3mg
Course: Cookies, Dessert
Cuisine: American
Calories: 226
Author: CakeWhiz

Until next time, tata my lovelies!

4 comments on “Leftover Halloween Candy Cookies”

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