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Easter recipes

44 Recipes

Roasts and special meals for Easter entertaining.

Elderflower & herb cooler

0

(0 ratings)

The perfect spring cocktail with a spritz of elderflower and beautiful edible flowers to finish
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Simnel cake sour

3.333335

(3 ratings)

Looking for an Easter cocktail with all the spices of the season? This twist on an Amaretto sour has a splash of orange juice and a dusting of cinnamon to give you Simnel cake in a glass
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Mini egg Martini

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(0 ratings)

Satisfy your favourite childhood chocolate craving and enjoy a creamy Easter cocktail with moreish mini eggs and a splash of Baileys
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Saddle of lamb

5

(2 ratings)

A classic Easter favourite, this saddle of lamb is stuffed with crunchy shallots, garlic and pancetta for a depth of flavour guaranteed to please your guests
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • More effort

Breakfast bagel club

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(0 ratings)

Salty, smoky and creamy, this made-in-minutes toasted bagel with cream cheese, smoked salmon and avocado is ideal for Sunday brunch
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Challah grapefruit French toast

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(0 ratings)

This traditional Jewish braided bread, enriched with egg and similar to brioche, is becoming more and more popular. Try topping it with golden grapefruit and mixed spices
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chocolate & spice hot cross buns

4.5

(5 ratings)

Flecked with dark chocolate, cinnamon, orange zest and plump raisins, these buns make an extra-special Easter treat
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • More effort

Crispy layered thyme potatoes

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(3 ratings)

Thinly slice then oven bake your spuds for an impressive side dish to serve with your Easter roast or Sunday lunch
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Warm spring vegetables

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(0 ratings)

This vibrant green side dish is a delicious way to serve vegetables alongside your Sunday roast
  • 23 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Simnel share ’n’ tear buns

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(3 ratings)

Don't choose between hot cross buns, Simnel cake and Chelsea buns - this ingenious Easter bake brings together all three
  • 2 hours
  • More effort

Spinach rice

4.25

(5 ratings)

Cook baby spinach with the rice to bring out the colour in this vegetarian side dish - perfect as part of a Greek Easter lunch
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Giant butter bean stew

4.166665

(3 ratings)

This authentic vegetarian casserole makes a delicious first course, or serve alongside slow-cooked lamb as part of a Greek Easter feast
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Tahini & lemon sauce

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(0 ratings)

This thick and creamy Greek sauce is almost like a dip - serve with slow-cooked meats, roasted vegetables, or chunks of bread for dipping
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Rose baklava

1.25

(1 rating)

Serve sweet, sticky squares of this cinnamon and almond-filled pastry as a light dessert to end a Greek dinner party or Sunday roast
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • More effort

Chorizo Scotch quail’s eggs

5

(2 ratings)

Upgrade this picnic family favourite with a tangy chorizo and blanched almond shell, covering perfectly soft-set yolks
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • A challenge

Duck egg sponge cake

5

(5 ratings)

Duck eggs make this sponge extra light and fluffy - cover in a rich buttercream for a showstopping Easter bake or stunning birthday cake
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • More effort

Egg ’n’ bacon dippers

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(0 ratings)

Bite-sized quail's eggs and asparagus spears are great for dipping into creamy watercress mayonnaise - perfect for picnics
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Easter chocolate bark

5

(2 ratings)

This attractive chocolate treat makes a perfect alternative gift instead of Easter eggs, and it's easy enough for kids to make too
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

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