Halloween Oreo Pumpkin Cheesecakes

5 from 16 votes

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Pumpkin-flavored cheesecake with a festive Oreo bottom and a spiderweb top, the perfect Halloween treats are these Oreo Pumpkin Cheesecakes! 

This recipe is not only just adorable but really easy to make! If you are short on time but need to make something for your kids’ Halloween parties at school or bring something to work, then these Halloween Oreo Pumpkin Cheesecakes would be a good option! So, get your Halloween baking groove on and whip some of these babies up! You’ll be glad you did! 🙂

halloween oreo cheesecakes with spider web on top

Ingredients Needed for Oreo Pumpkin Cheesecakes

For these Halloween Oreo Pumpkin Cheesecakes, you should have most of these ingredients on hand which is always a bonus. You may have to pick up some of these Halloween Oreos and maybe some cream cheese, but other than that, everything else could be considered a pantry item. Here’s what you need:

  • Cream Cheese – when making cheesecake I always use Philadelphia cream cheese! That brand just has something about it that makes for the perfect cheesecakes. Be sure to leave it out for a couple of hours to soften.
  • Sugar – this is used to offset the tanginess of the cream cheese with sweetness.
  • Vanilla and Pumpkin Puree – both are used as flavorings, although the pumpkin comes out a lot more than the vanilla.
  • Egg and Flour – both of these are used for stability and structure.
  • Cinnamon, Nutmeg, and Salt – some seasonings to complement and bring out the pumpkin flavor.
  • Halloween Oreos – these line the bottom and provide a sweet crunch.
  • Chocolate Chips + Vegetable oil – melted together to make “spiderwebs” as decoration.

This isn’t my first mini cheesecake rodeo, here are two more for the books: Individual Oreo Turtle Cheesecakes and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Filled Oreo Cheesecakes.

mixed cheesecake filling in bowl

How to Make Oreo Pumpkin Cheesecakes for Halloween

Halloween Oreo Pumpkin Cheesecakes are made up of three simple parts, the Oreo bottom, the pumpkin cheesecake, and the chocolate spiderweb top! For full details, including measurements and baking time, see the recipe card down below.

  1. Preheat the oven and line a muffin tin with cupcake paper liner.
  2. Drop an Oreo in the bottom of each liner.
  3. Whip up some cream cheese with pumpkin, spices, and a few other cheesecake culprits like eggs and sugar. Spoon that over the Oreos and bake!
  4. I did a fun spiderweb design on the top with melted chocolate but that is optional. If you opt-out of the spiderweb design, consider topping these with homemade whipped cream.

Keep them in the fridge until you are ready to serve!  Told you it was easy!

melted chocolate in bowl

How to Make the Chocolate Spiderweb Design

This fancy design is actually quite easy to achieve! But if you are still worried about it, I’ve got step-by-step instructions down below 🙂

  1. Once oreo pumpkin cheesecakes are completely cooled remove from the muffin tins and the paper liners.
  2. Microwave chocolate chips and vegetable oil until smooth and completely melted.
  3. Spoon melted chocolate into a piping bag with a small round tip or into a Ziploc bag with one of the corners snipped off.
  4. Pipe three a swirl on top of cheesecakes. Drag the end of a toothpick through the chocolate (from the center to the edges) to create a spider’s web look.
  5. Repeat with remaining cheesecakes. Refrigerate until ready to serve.

finished halloween oreo cheesecakes with bite missing

More Halloween Recipes to Make this Year!

Make Halloween extra special this year by making these Oreo Pumpkin Cheesecakes for your kids!

The printable recipe card is below, enjoy 🙂

close up picture of pumpkin oreo cheesecakes with spider web

5 from 16 votes

Halloween Oreo Pumpkin Cheesecakes

Pumpkin-flavored cheesecake with a festive Oreo bottom and a spiderweb top, the perfect Halloween treats are these Oreo Pumpkin Cheesecakes! 
servings 12 cheesecakes
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 35 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  • Line 12 muffin tins with paper liners. Place 1 oreo in the bottom of each muffin tin. Set aside.
    oreo cookies in muffin tins
  • In large bowl, whip cream cheese and sugar together until smooth.
    cream cheese and sugar in bowl
  • Stir in vanilla, pumpkin, egg, cinnamon, nutmeg, flour and salt until combined.
    ingredients for pumpkin cheesecake filling in bowl
  • Scrape sides of bowl and whip mixture until completely smooth.
    mixed cheesecake filling in bowl
  • Spoon mixture evenly over oreos. Bake 20-25 minutes or until cheesecakes have set. Remove from oven to cool.
    spooning cheesecake filling over oreos
  • Transfer warm cheesecakes out of tin and finish cooling on cooling racks. Gently remove paper wrappers.
    baked oreo cheesecakes on cooling rack
  • Microwave chocolate chips with vegetable oil until smooth and completely melted. Spoon chocolate into a piping bag with a small round tip.
    melted chocolate in bowl
  • Pipe melted chocolate in a spiral on top of cheesecakes.
    piped swirls on cheesecakes
  • Drag the end of a toothpick or wooden skewer through the chocolate to create a spiders web look.
    creating a spider web design with chocolate and toothpicks
  • Repeat with remaining cheesecakes. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
    halloween oreo cheesecakes with spider web on top

Nutrition

Calories: 205kcal | Carbohydrates: 25g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 36mg | Sodium: 127mg | Potassium: 78mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 19g | Vitamin A: 1879IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 35mg | Iron: 1mg
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Halloween, oreo pumpkin cheesecake

 

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  1. HeatherChristo

    Oh my gosh. I am not typically a huge fan of cheesecake- but I have to say, these are really cute and the pumpkin makes them kinda irresistible!

  2. Marilyn Brennan

    OK, I’m seeing a possible treat to make for my recital on Sunday. So colorful, and frankly, Halloweenish! I’ll be looking forward to the rest of your ideas!

  3. grandma weight

    they look yummy! I’m done with my Halloween baking this year (ie: eyeballs, cupcakes) but I filed this recipe for next year. Thanks!!

  4. Sarah @ Confessions of a Slacker Mom

    It’s possible that I love you and hate you all at once. These just skyrocketed to my must-do list. Going to have to pin this one for sure!

  5. Kate

    5 stars
    I didn’t expect much with this recipe. I was pretty sure I would not like it in fact. Was I wrong! I am not a big pumpkin fan but it turned out wonderfully! This recipe is a keeper!

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  8. Allison

    5 stars
    I recently found this blog (and am so in love with it), this is the first recipe I tried. I wanted it for the pumpkin cheesecake combination with the oreo crust, not necessarily for the (totally) cute Halloween theme since I didn’t find it until after Halloween this year. So I didn’t use Halloween Oreos and didn’t do the spideweb. I made this dessert for a neighborhood wine night that we do, and received a mixed review. I had people who loved the Oreo that had softened and absored some of the cheesecake flavor and others (like myself) who loved the pumpkin cheesecake portion but could go either way about the Oreo with it. The Oreo at the bottom was still a little hard on some of the cheesecakes, and perfect with the others. I would want to find a remedy to make it more consistent next time I make them, I may dip the Oreos in milk or something before baking next time to soften them… not quite sure. Overall, definitely a fun recipe and easy to make. AWESOME cheesecake and spices with the pumpkin ( I love that it didn’t call for pumpkin pie spice which I’m sick of 🙂 ) I would use the same concept next time and leave out the Pumpkin until next Halloween. Can’t wait to try another one of your recipes very soon!

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  10. Dawn Renè Traverso

    5 stars
    Hi Lauren!!! I just wanted to let you know that your Halloween oreo pumpkin cheesecakes are going to be the “hit” this year for my little italian kindergarten children! Yes,that’s right ….YOUR GOING INTERNATIONAL!!!!!!! 🙂 :):) I’m from Chicago,moved to Italy 42 years ago….miss my never forgotten BEAUTIFUL country…..and now I’m teaching english to…. 38 little curious “volcanoes”….( three to six years old 🙂 ! ) Italy doesn’t celebrate Halloween…..BUT I SURELY DO !!!!! and I get my little ones to celebrate it with me !!! so, this year,I’m going to bake your cheesecakes for them all. You know, Lauren,it’s only about two years that they sell Oreo cookies in the stores here in Italy…..(I’m not kidding you !!!!) It’s been 40 years since I ate my last one……CAN YOU IMAGINE THAT???????? but ,anyway, now they’re here ( AT LAST!!!!) the only thing is that there isn’t the halloween type of Oreos so I’ll probably try to take them apart and try coloring the cream orange….I’m going to try baking them a bit before halloween so I can test the way they come out…..thank you so much for sharing your recipe with …..me !!Love and kisses…..from Italy……and me 🙂 :):) !!!!!!

    1. Lauren

      Hi Dawn!! That is too cool 🙂 Send me photos of your little cheesecakes for your kindergarteners! Hope you {and they} like them!! Thanks for the message.

  11. shana

    Hi Lauren i’m going to make these for my son for his Halloween party i’m also going to try this with chocolate covered oreo’s and white chocolate cheese cake batter

  12. Vera Zecevic – Cupcakes Garden

    5 stars
    This is perfect Halloween dessert.I’ve featured this recipe on my blog, hoping that you don’t mind, but if you do, please contact me and I’ll remove it. All the best.

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  15. Rimmy

    5 stars
    These are so cute! I had planned to make cheesecake brownies with a spiderweb-y top this weekend – great minds think alike! 🙂

  16. Gabriel

    5 stars
    oh yummy, that looks so delicious. I know what you mean about the high cost of fine dining. I’ll have to try your recipe.

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