dump cake with chocolate cake mix for halloween

Halloween Dump Cake with Candy Bars

If you love easy dump cakes recipes, you're going to flip over this chocolate caramel Halloween Dump Cake recipe with candy bars and pretzels.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword chocolate recipes, dump cake recipes, easy desserts, Halloween recipes
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Servings 8
Author Sharon Garofalow


  • 25 fun-sized candy bars I used Twix, 3 Muskateers and Kit Kat and they were SO GOOD!
  • 1/2 box Devil's Food Chocolate Cake Mix
  • 1 stick of butter
  • 1 cup of pretzels broken
  • 1/4 cup caramel sauce
  • Candy Eyes


  1. Spray an 8 x 8 baking dish with baking spray.
  2. Break up the fun-sized candy bars as you add them to the bottom of the pan.
  3. Drizzle with about half of the caramel sauce.
  4. Sprinkle the cake mix over the top of the candy.
  5. Evenly, pour melted butter over the top.
  6. Drizzle with more caramel.
  7. Add broken up pretzel pieces.
  8. Add a few candy eyeballs.
  9. Bake in a 350 degree oven for about 1 hour.
  10. Remove from oven and add more candy eye pieces.
  11. Eat hot or room temperature.