No-bake desserts are just the ticket if you're looking to save on time and energy, plus kids will love taking part during the school holidays. The majority of no-bake recipes are effortless and use few ingredients, making them also great for baking on a budget.


There's something for everyone in this round-up of no-bake Easter treats, whether that's a quick and easy Easter cheesecake, chocolate fridge cake or even a novelty centrepiece.

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Find more ways to incorporate Easter eggs into your bakes in our Easter egg dessert recipes and Easter egg cake recipes.

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Easter egg cheesecake

Easter egg cheesecake on a plate topped with mini eggs with a slice missing

Celebrate Easter with this creamy no-cook vanilla cheesecake featuring everyone's favourite Easter treat, mini chocolate eggs. Serving up to 10, it's the perfect dessert to serve on Easter Sunday – although you may have to wrestle with who takes home the leftovers!

Find your next cheesecake in our no-bake cheesecake collection or see more Easter cheesecake recipes.

Easter millionaire's squares

Colourful rice crispy and marshmallow squares stacked up and topped with colourful chocolate and mini eggs

These no-bake bites would make the perfect Easter Sunday snack, layering crispy rice with caramel and white chocolate with swirls of colour, then finally topped with mini chocolate eggs.

Find more tasty Easter treats in our Easter baking collection.

Cheesecake-filled Easter eggs

Easter eggs filled with cheesecake and topped with mini eggs

Revamp a chocolate Easter egg by filling with a crushed biscuit base and creamy cheesecake filling. Finish with a scattering of mini chocolate eggs and drizzle in caramel or melted chocolate.

Check out these exciting ways to use up leftover Easter eggs.

Sweet shop chocolate slab

Melted chocolate topped with sweets

This adaptable chocolate bark requires just three ingredients: milk or dark chocolate, white chocolate, and an assortment of Easter treats. This no-bake recipe is perfect for getting kids involved and makes a fitting Easter gift.

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Easy Easter nests

Three easter nests topped with mini chocolate eggs

This classic chocolate no-bake is simple enough for kids to get involved and they need just three ingredients: milk chocolate,
wholewheat cereal and mini chocolate eggs. These are winningly simple and make a top-tier choice for a bake sale.

See more of our easy kids' baking recipes.

Easter rocky road

Piles of rocky roads topped with mini chocolate eggs

Rocky road is given an Easter update in this super easy no-bake, with a chocolatey mixture studded with mini eggs. This is another brilliant recipe for getting kids involved in.

See more easy twists on rocky road in our rocky road collection.

Easter chocolate bark

Easter chocolate bark on a board

Instead of gifting Easter eggs this year, try this creative Easter bark out for size. Easy enough for kids to make, it's a nifty way to use up chocolate eggs and requires just three ingredients.

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Crispy chocolate fridge cake

Stack of chocolate and rice krispy squares topped with mini chocolate eggs and white chocolate sauce

Make these refrigerator bars for a kids' party – they're packed with biscuits, sultanas, puffed rice and of course, lots of mini chocolate eggs.

Find more easy Easter bakes to make with kids in our Easter kids' recipe collection.

Easter chocolate pots with pick ‘n’ mix toppings

Pots of chocolate topped with sweets

Try something a little different with these decadent no-bake chocolate pots, mixing custard with crème fraîche and chocolate. Top with crushed mini chocolate eggs, hazelnuts and sprinkles for a delicious Easter pud which serves up to six.

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Chocolate tiffin Easter nest

Chocolate fridge cake topped with Easter eggs and surrounded by pretzels

This Easter cake makes a stunning novelty centrepiece, with a chocolate 'nest' made from chocolate, pretzel sticks, shredded wheat, chocolate-covered raisins and peanuts. It's then filled with chocolate eggs to transform into a charming Easter nest. This cake can serve up to 12, so it's a brilliant option for Easter entertaining when family or friends come round.

See our ultimate Easter Sunday menu for more ideas, including starters, mains, sides, desserts and drinks.

Easter rocky road cheesecake bars

Squared of rocky road cheesecake bars topped with icing and mini eggs

These adorable rocky road squares would make a charming addition to your Easter spread, plus the light cream cheese topping is totally moriesh. Feel free to incorporate whatever nuts, biscuits and dried fruit you have in the cupboards into your rocky road mixture.

Keep everyone entertained over the weekend with our round-up of Easter activities, from traditional Easter egg hunts to craft, baking and quiz ideas.

Chocolate crispy chick

A large chick made out of chocolate crispy cereal

Here's a crispy no-bake treat which kids will love making during the school holidays. Please bear in mind you'll need two chocolate egg moulds, a piping bag, rolling pin and a flat pastry brush or small paintbrush to make.


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