Food & Drinks

French baking show creates devilishly good Halloween cakes

Did someone say cake porn?

By Holly Royce

Le Meilleur Pâtissier (translated as "The Best Baker") is a French spin-off of the beloved, Great British Bake-off and last night they took Halloween baking to a whole new level.

The show's host, Cyril Lignac asked contestants to create a spooky twist on a well-loved classic dish, and the show concluded in a horrifying crescendo when the creative challenged asked the aspiring French bakers to scare the judges by creating the most spooky cake possible.

One of the contestants is a funeral director, would he get an unfair advantage?

(Read to the bottom for fun recipes dessert ideas for Halloween)

Check out some of these scarily good sweet treats

Make sure you press play on this one to see the cake in action

If that's got you inspired, try some of these delicious Halloween recipes from our sister site, Australian Women's Weekly.

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