Recipe for Creepy Crawly Cake Truffles from Club House

Club House shared with us this delicious recipe for Creepy Crawly Cake Truffles. These delectable cake truffles are the ultimate Halloween treat, combining the sweetness of cake with a touch of eerie creativity. Infused with the delightful essence of Pure Orange Extract and coloured with vibrant food dyes, the cake crumbles are transformed into playful, pumpkin-hued balls that are sure to delight both kids and adults. With a coating of white and black confectionery wafers or semi-sweet baking chocolate, these truffles become the canvas for your imagination, allowing you to craft creepy-crawly critters that will steal the show at your Halloween gathering. Get ready to have a spooktacular time creating and indulging in these deliciously ghoulish delights!

Recipe for Creepy Crawly Cake Truffles

Creepy Crawly Cake Truffles

Prep Time: 45 min
Cook Time: 35 min
Serving: 24


  • 1 package (2-layer size) white cake mix
  • 1 teaspoon (5 ml) Pure Orange Extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon (2 ml) Yellow Food Colour
  • 1/4 teaspoon (1 ml) Red Food Colouring
  • 1 cup (250 ml) marshmallow fluff
  • White confectionery coating wafers
  • Black confectionery coating wafers
  • Semi-sweet baking chocolate
  • Assorted candies for decorating


1. Prepare cake mix as directed on package, adding orange extract and food colours. Bake as directed on package for 13×9-inch (33 x 23 cm) baking pan. Cool completely on wire rack.

2. Crumble cake into large bowl. Add marshmallow fluff; mix until well blended. Shape into 1-inch (2.5 cm) balls. Refrigerate 2 hours.

3. Melt coating wafers or chocolate as directed on package. Using a fork, dip 1 cake ball at a time into the confectionary coating or melted chocolate. Tap back of fork 2 or 3 times against edge of dish to allow excess to drip off. Place cake balls on wax paper-lined tray.

4. Decorate as desired.


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