8 of the Most Dangerously Delicious DIY Caramel Apples

Want to know the formula to a perfect Halloween night?

Here it is: a moderately scary Halloween movie, a stellar costume, some savory appetizers and last but not least, a totally decked out caramel apple. Because, after all, what is Halloween without the sweet staple?

If you feel like dressing up your standard caramel apple this year with decadent designs and toppings, scroll below for eight dangerously delicious options.

Your taste buds won't be disappointed.

Sugar Skull Candy Apples

This skull candy apple is for anyone who is adventurous in the kitchen and good with a piper. Prepping the apple is the simple part, designing the intricate sugar skull is the real challenge. Want to give it a try? Follow the instructions HERE.

Sugar Skull Candy Apples

(via Crafty Chica)


Spooky Black Caramel Apples

If you truly want to have the most spooktacular night, try whipping up a batch of these black caramel apples. This is by far the easiest of the recipes, considering all you have to do is add McCormick black food coloring to your typical caramel apple mix. Brilliant. You can find a list of all the ingredients for the mix HERE.

Black Caramel Apples

(via Baked by Rachel)


S'mores Caramel Apples

S'mores in apple form? Yes, please. Pile on the mini marshmallows, chocolate chips and graham crackers and you can practically taste the campfire! Full instructions for how to prep this unique twist on our classic fave snack can be found HERE.

S'mores Caramel Apple

(via What's Cooking Love)


Pastel Swirl Cotton Candy Apples

Hello, cutest caramel apple we've ever seen. This delightfully fluffy apple is every bit as whimsical as you'd imagine, considering it is covered in sugar and cotton candy. Get the full recipe HERE.

Cotton candy caramel apple

(via Sweetapolita)


Apple Pie Caramel Apples

Because apple pie happens to be one of our fave fall treats to indulge in, this rendition of the classic dessert truly excites us. All it takes to make these is caramel apples dipped in Vanilla Candiquik with a sprinkle of cinnamon sugar. Instructions to make this delicious treat can be found HERE.

Apple Pie Caramel Apples

(via Candiquik)


Glitter Galaxy Candy Apples

If you're looking for a treat that can take your taste buds to infinity and beyond, this is the treat for you. The secret to these bad boys? Edible glitter gel icing. See all of the ingredients and instructions to make these HERE.

Glitter galaxy caramel apples

(via Some of This and That)


Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Caramel Apples

Combing two decadent desserts into one is never a bad idea, so we fully support the idea of combing a classic caramel apple with a good 'ol batch of cookie dough. Please do yourself a favor by making these gooey delights HERE.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Caramel Apples

(via Sprinkle Bakes)


Still need more treats to spoil your besties and fam this Halloween? Then why not try making one of THESE other nine sweet and savory treats?