Leftover Halloween Candy Skillet Cookie + Giveaway

Skillet Cookie

It is officially Halloween week! The countdown to Halloween is at 6 days! I remember getting SO MUCH candy every year for Halloween as a kid, and being in heaven for days after enjoying it. I’m talking pillow sacks full. This giant leftover Halloween candy skillet cookie is a fun way to use up all of that leftover Halloween candy. The most fun part about this recipe is that it is very versatile. You can add almost any kind of candy to it and it will still taste great! OK, I’m sure you can think of a few types of candy that wouldn’t taste good in it, but most of the candy bars are a go. I made a 6-inch skillet cookie, but you can easily double this skillet cookie recipe to fit a 12-inch cast iron skillet.

For my Halloween candy skillet cookie, I like to use M&Ms, Twix, Reese’s, Milky Way, Snickers, and Kit Kat bars. What kind of Halloween candy would you like to add in?

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Leftover Halloween Candy Skillet Cookie + Giveaway
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Cook time
Type: Dessert
Serves: 6 slices
  • 1⁄2 cup butter (1 stick), room temperature 1⁄4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1⁄2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3⁄4 tsp baking soda
  • 1⁄4 tsp salt
  • 1 cup chopped leftover Halloween candy
  1. Preheat oven to 340 degrees F.
  2. In a mixing bowl, whisk together the dry ingredients (flour, baking soda, and salt).
  3. Add the butter and sugars to another mixing bowl and beat until creamy.
  4. Add the egg and vanilla and continue beating.
  5. Slowly add the dry ingredients until you have a smooth batter.
  6. Mix in the Halloween candy by hand with a spatula.
  7. Spread the cookie dough into a 6-inch cast iron skillet and bake in the oven for 30-35 minutes. The edges will be browned and the center should be firm.
  8. Remove from the oven and allow the cookie to cool in the skillet for 30 minutes before serving.
Makes 1 6-inch cookie

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    3. John/Kitchen Riffs says:

      We always buy too much candy to hand out to trick or treaters — always afraid we won’t have enough, but end up with bags leftover! So this is a terrific way to use some of that. Fun recipe — thanks.

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