Easter isn’t all about decorating eggs and watching for the Easter Bunny. It’s also about the food. Whether you are planning a big Easter dinner, a small brunch or you just want a few recipes to create delicious and fun treats for your family, there are literally hundreds of things that you can make.
In fact, we have collected 100 great easy to make Easter treats that are sure to thrill your family and friends. From homemade Cadbury eggs to many different ways to decorate an Easter Bunny cake, it’s all in here.
There are also traditional recipes like Easter bread complete with a decorated egg baked in the middle and various other not so sweet recipes. Whether you are planning a party or you just want to make your own little Easter a bit more special, you are sure to find loads of great treats to make in this collection.
Colored Eggs Cookies
Rainbow colors give these Easter cookies their appeal. While decorating these may take just a bit longer than normal, it is definitely worth it in the end. You just have to choose the pattern for your design and then choose a lot of different pastel or bright colors for decoration. You can make the cookies from any recipe that you want and then cut them into the egg shapes before you bake them.
Recipe – Lilaloa
Chocolate Covered Easter Eggs
These eggs are yummy and beautiful. They take only about an hour to make and you can decorate them however you want so feel free to make them as unique as you like. Each egg has a yellow yolk center which is a great surprise when you bite in and they use yummy ingredients like white chocolate, powdered sugar and marshmallow cream. You could also use chocolate instead of the white chocolate if you wanted and you can use different sprinkles and candies for decorations.
Recipe – Tasteofhome
Toll House Easter Basket Fudge
Delicious Toll House fudge gets a little spring pick me up in this Easter basket fudge recipe. The fudge is made normally, just like you would for any other occasion. What makes it great for Easter however is how it is decorated. Decorator icing and jelly beans will give you a beautiful basket on top and the great thing about this recipe is you can make it in traditional chocolate, milk chocolate, white chocolate or even butterscotch.
Recipe – Verybestbaking
Easter Egg Hunt Pound Cake
With beautiful colors inside, this pound cake recipe is sure to be a favorite for springtime. You use two boxes of pound cake mix or you could make up your own. The colors are added before you bake so that when you cut into the cake, you get a beautiful colored Easter egg design. You could also do this in other shapes if you wanted but what’s better for Easter than a cake hiding a beautifully colored Easter egg inside?
Recipe – Notyourmommascookie
Easter Bunny Cookies
These cookies can be done in traditional Easter bunny shapes or you could do them in carrots or other shapes as well. Use all of those Easter themed cookie cutters. If you don’t have Easter cookie cutters, you can pick them up at Wal-Mart or your local hobby shop. Then you just have to bake and decorate, which is where the real fun and creativity come in. Decorate them with your favorite buttercream frosting or choose another method. It’s all up to you.
Recipe – Pinklittlecake
Colorful Pastel Rice Krispies Treats
Using Fruity Pebbles, you can make really colorful Rice Krispies treats that are perfect for Easter. Dip the tips in white chocolate or regular chocolate and add a few sprinkles to make them even more colorful. You can also attach a popsicle or lollipop stick and create a little bouquet out of these colorful and yummy treats. If you don’t have Fruity Pebbles or you just prefer regular Rice Krispies, just add pastel sprinkles to the mix.
Recipe – Thenovicechefblog
Oreo Bunny Truffles
Grab some Oreo cookies, white chocolate and sprinkles and you can create these adorable and oh-so-yummy truffles just in time for Easter. You will also need cream cheese and a few other ingredients and supplies. These are perfect for adding to homemade Easter baskets and are great for treats at your party or egg hunt. They are so easy to make, you may just want to have a batch on hand for a quick bite throughout the day.
Recipe – Keylimedigitaldesigns
Hatching Chicks Cake Pops
Cake pops are very popular and you can do so much with them. Take these hatching chicks for instance. They are easy to make and are so adorable. You use candies like candy corn to decorate and white chocolate gives you the perfect basis for cracked eggs. Your kids are simply going to love these whimsical cake pops and you can display them in an egg carton or create a little bouquet from them.
Recipe – Birdsparty
Bunny Cream Puffs
These cream puffs are both delicious and adorable. Made to look like little bunnies, the inside of the cream puff is filled with white chocolate flavored pudding and whipping cream. Talk about your heavenly desserts! You can make these for Easter brunch or dinner or to have on the table for your egg hunt or party. They are perfectly versatile and absolutely delicious.
Recipe – Landolakes
Caramel Bird’s Nest Cupcakes
Once baked, you can place these yummy cupcakes in coffee mugs and decorate them to look like little bird’s nests. These are perfect for Easter brunch dessert and can be decorated in a number of different ways. The caramel makes them delicious and you can top them off with Whopper’s robin’s egg candies to give them a real nature look. The nests are made from spun sugar which is very easy to do and will come in handy with future cooking projects.
Recipe – Hotpolkadot