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Leftover Halloween Candy Cookies

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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


Leftover Halloween Candy Cookies

Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
20 mins

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

Servings: 10 Cookies
Course: Cookies, Dessert
Cuisine: American
Calories: 226 kcal
Author: CakeWhiz



  1. Use a spatula to spread some buttercream or royal icing on top of the cookie.

  2. Stick the candy corns all around the outer edge.
  3. Work your way inwards and stick some more more candy corns.

  4. Place a gum ball in the center.
  5. Put some sprinkles around the gumball and enjoy!

Nutrition Facts
Leftover Halloween Candy Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 226 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 6g 9%
Saturated Fat 1g 5%
Cholesterol 2mg 1%
Sodium 147mg 6%
Potassium 17mg 0%
Total Carbohydrates 41g 14%
Sugars 34g
Vitamin A 0.2%
Calcium 0.3%
Iron 1.7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Until next time, tata my lovelies!

4 comments on “Leftover Halloween Candy Cookies”

  1. These are darling! So glad to see them on the M&T Spotlight. Thanks for sharing!!

  2. You are amazing….. can I be your candy corn friend? I cannot wait to do this for my next activity…..

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