You will need the tombstone, door, and man templates, the house template, and the tree templates. Photocopy at 100 percent and trace onto black construction paper. You will also need one 9-inch and one 11-inch round foam board, 11 round wooden dowels (1/4-inch diameter each), and toothpicks for this recipe. Plain torrone or nougat can be rolled in cocoa powder and used in place of chocolate torrone.

Haunted-House Cake

Haunted-House Cake Set atop a steep hill of devil's food cake, this forbidding cookie house features caramelized-sugar windows, black-licorice spires, and sunflower-seed shingles. Get the Recipe and How-To

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Here is a haunted house cake I made for my son’s birthday last week and entered into a Halloween collaboration! The house is made of Gumpaste with gumpaste details and cotton candy moss!

12 Cute Ghost Cake Pops for Halloween Haunted by SweetWhimsyShop, $36.00

12 Cute Ghost Cake Pops for Halloween, Haunted House, Autumn, Fall, October, Wedding, Birthday Party Favors, Teacher Gift

Halloween gingerbread house by Rosina Huber, via Flickr

I need to make one next year - used this idea as an inspiration for our Halloween gingerbread house. made our house using chocolate graham crackers instead of gingerbread.