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Halloween Candy Cupcakes

Chocolate and candy cupcakes with peanut butter and vanilla frosting.
Course Dessert
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 24
Author Jen Street


  • 1 box chocolate cake mix oil, egg, water as the mix calls for
  • 2 king sized candy bars of choice or lots of small fun sized ones from trick or treating
  • 1 container of vanilla frosting
  • 1/3 cup of peanut butter


  1. Chop candy into small pieces, set aside 1/3 to sprinkle on top.
  2. Make chocolate cake according to package directions.
  3. Stir in chopped candy.
  4. Pour into cupcake liners and bake according to package directions.
  5. While cupcakes are baking, mix peanut butter into the vanilla frosting.
  6. Once cupcakes are cooled, frost with peanut butter/vanilla frosting and sprinkle with candy.