Batch of Easter egg cookies on a plate

Easter cookie recipes

Bake some sweet treats with seasonal flavours from our best ever Easter cookie recipes. Try classic chocolate chip, carrot cake-inspired or a fabulous floral shortbreads.

32 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Create the perfect cookie with a soft, chewy centre and crisp outer edge. Mini eggs, white and dark chocolate chunks make them an indulgent Easter treat

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
15 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

A universal favourite, in cookie form! Give your standard carrot cake an upgrade with these bite-sized, biscuity treats 

50 mins
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292 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Use storecupboard ingredients to make these moreish chocolate fudge crinkle biscuits. They make the perfect partner to a coffee as an afternoon treat

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Celebrate Easter and the start of spring with these easy currant biscuits flavoured with lemon and nutmeg. They're perfect served with a cuppa

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
9 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Bake our easy Easter biscuits then choose from two options to decorate them – or you can halve the amounts of jam and icing sugar and make both

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

How do you make chocolate chip cookies even better? Stuff them with chocolate! These hazelnut & chocolate cookie sandwiches are the ultimate indulgence

32 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Make these cookies as gifts for friends, or use them as place names on a celebration dinner table

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Combine two retro treats in one delicious bite. These rhubarb and custard biscuits have a jammy centre, to bring a touch of nostalgia to an afternoon tea or bake sale

1 hr and 5 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
23 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Turn the popular cake into chewy cookies, complete with cream cheese icing. Box them up to give as a gift, or make a batch of dough to keep in the freezer

35 mins
Easy
54 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

What could be better with a glass of cold milk than a warm, gooey peanut butter cookie? These choc chunk treats are topped with crunchy chopped peanuts

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
22 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Sandwich ginger biscuits with a creamy, zesty filling to make these gluten-free teatime treats that are aromatic with wintry spices - cloves, nutmeg and cardamom

44 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These delicate shortbreads make a perfect gift. Given a floral hint with rosewater, you could also use orange blossom extract or dried lavender

1 hr and 12 mins
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