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Easter muffins

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(5 ratings)
A treat for the kids
45 minutes
Moderately easy

Boozy self-saucing chocolate pud

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(5 ratings)
Break through the spongey chocolate topping to reveal a puddle of sauce in this super-simple dessert with Irish cream liqueur
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy

Simnel muffins

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(31 ratings)
A new twist on a traditional recipe and perfect for getting the kids involved in the festivities
55 minutes
Easy

Simnel spiced breakfast loaf

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(0 ratings)
Toast a slice of this celebration bread and top with butter to give hot cross buns a serious run for their money
1 hour and 15 minutes
Moderately easy

Easy Easter brioche

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(3 ratings)
This light, easy-to-make brioche will keep for two days, and is delicious with apricot jam.
2 hours and 40 minutes
Easy

Apricot & almond Chelsea buns

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(8 ratings)
Escape to the kitchen this weekend and make these gorgeous glazed teatime buns
2 hours and 30 minutes
Moderately easy

Cheesy hot cross buns

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The traditional Easter bread gets a savoury spin with cheddar and Parmesan. Serve warm with homemade soup
1 hour and 10 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Hot cross muffin buns

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(12 ratings)
Try this light and spicy version of everyone's favourite Easter treat
3 hours
Easy

Easter puddings

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(6 ratings)
These cute oven-steamed puds with nutmeg custard are almost like blonde Christmas puddings
50 minutes
Easy

Lemon & orange cake

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(7 ratings)
This citrus centrepiece has a secret ingredient that gives the cake a lovely texture, yet makes it gluten- and wheat-free
1 hour and 15 minutes
Easy

Chocolate chip hot cross buns

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Kids can help make these alternative spiced Easter buns - the recipe helps with kneading, shaping, piping and division skills
1 hour
Easy

Chocolate & caramel ombre cake

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(74 ratings)
For the ultimate indulgence look no further than Sarah Cook's four-layered chocolate-caramel extravaganza
1 hour and 55 minutes
Moderately easy

Pistachio & milk chocolate squares

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Try something different with Sarah Cook's Pistachio & milk chocolate squares - you won't be able to stop at just one piece!
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy

Hot cross buns

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(77 ratings)
Follow master baker Paul Hollywood's ultimate step-by-step guide to creating perfectly decorated fruit buns
50 minutes
Moderately easy

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