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Easter bread recipes

9 Recipes

Bake a spectacular spiced Easter bread with our stunning recipes. Try traditional hot cross buns, a simnel loaf or an Easter brioche.


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  • Easy Easter brioche

    Easy Easter brioche

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.12 ratings

    This light, easy-to-make brioche will keep for two days, and is delicious with apricot jam.

  • Carrot cake monkey bread served on a cake stand

    Carrot cake monkey bread

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.11 ratings

    Put a twist on the classic American monkey bread with Easter flavours. It’s made to be pulled apart and eaten with your hands – like a monkey would!

  • Simnel spiced breakfast loaf

    Simnel spiced breakfast loaf

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.5 ratings

    Toast a slice of this celebration bread and top with butter to give hot cross buns a serious run for their money

  • Chocolate & spice hot cross buns

    Chocolate & spice hot cross buns

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Flecked with dark chocolate, cinnamon, orange zest and plump raisins, these buns make an extra-special Easter treat

  • Simnel share ’n’ tear buns

    Simnel share ’n’ tear buns

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

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

  • Cranberry & orange hot cross buns

    Cranberry & orange hot cross buns

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    The whole family will love this fruity, spiced Easter bake - get the kids in the kitchen to help mixing, kneading and glazing

  • A batch of hot cross cinnamon buns

    Hot cross cinnamon buns

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Combine a hot cross bun with a cinnamon swirl to make these moreish hot cross cinnamon buns. Perfect for Easter, they're topped with a cream cheese icing

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