15 Craziest Cakes on Food Network's 'Halloween Wars' (PHOTOS)

Samantha Bergeson

As the eerie Halloween season approaches, what better way to celebrate than by ogling oozing cake creations?

The addictive Food Network's Halloween Wars, hosted by Jonathan Bennett, continues to wow its judges and viewers alike with over-the-top culinary artistry that, well, takes the cake in festive fodder.

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The premise is simple: each year, six teams comprised of an expert pumpkin carver, cake artist, and sugar master compete over five episodes to craft the most frightening Halloween-themed edible displays. This year's judges include award-winning cake decorator Shinmin Li, horror film special effects master Todd Tucker, and special celebrity guests like actors Colman Domingo (Fear the Walking Dead), Caleb McLaughlin (Stranger Things), Jackson Rathbone (Twilight), Harley Quinn Smith (Tusk), and Elvira, Mistress of the Dark.

Let's take a look back at Halloween Wars' most horrifying creations!