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Easter cupcake recipes

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Bake a batch of cute and colourful cupcakes over the holidays. Let kids get creative with a bunny design, and enjoy Easter flavours like simnel, hot cross bun... and chocolate, of course!

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  • A collection of chocolate spring cupcakes

    Chocolate Easter cupcakes

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Get the kids helping out in the kitchen to decorate these sweet Easter cupcakes. Choose from bunnies, chicks and sheep – they're all equally delicious

  • Cherry & almond Easter cupcakes

    Cherry & almond Easter cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.16 ratings

    These little Simnel cakes are really almondy, with pieces of marzipan in the mix - and they look gorgeous

  • Hot cross bun cupcakes

    Hot cross bun cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.11 ratings

    These cakes have all the fruit and spice of the traditional bun but are quicker to make. Finish with spiced cream cheese frosting crosses

  • Bunny cupcakes

    Bunny cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    These cute bunny cupcakes are a great Easter activity for kids, and they're ideal for party platters. These super sponges will be snapped up

  • Chocolate fudge cupcakes

    Chocolate fudge cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.96 ratings

    These bright and fun cupcakes are perfect for kids' parties

  • Little carrot cakes served on a cake stand

    Little carrot cakes with orange & honey syrup

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.11 ratings

    Bake these gorgeous carrot cupcakes made with a delicious orange and honey icing for an afternoon treat. Edible flowers make a lovely finishing touch

  • Caramel button cupcakes

    Caramel button cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    These individual sponges have a secret centre and a cream cheese frosting – serve topped with homemade caramel buttons

  • Flowerpot chocolate chip muffins

    Flowerpot chocolate chip muffins

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Children will love to make these yummy double chocolate chip cakes topped with rice paper flowers - perfect for a kids Easter baking project

  • Simnel muffins

    Simnel muffins

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.42 ratings

    A new twist on a traditional recipe and perfect for getting the kids involved in the festivities

  • Mini chocolate cheesecakes

    Mini chocolate cheesecakes

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.8 ratings

    Kids will love making these little chocolate cupcakes, with a crunchy biscuit base and Easter egg topping

  • Vegan cupcakes with banana & peanut butter

    Vegan cupcakes with banana & peanut butter

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.24 ratings

    Employ some clever tricks to achieve a dairy-free bake. Egg-free mayonnaise, almond milk and margarine are the secrets to these vegan cupcakes

  • Easy chocolate cupcakes

    Easy chocolate cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.57 ratings

    These light cakes are perfect for freezing – they just need a quick blast in the microwave to bring them back to life

  • Red velvet choc-cherry cupcakes

    Red velvet choc-cherry cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Very cherry chocolate sponges dotted with fruit and topped with creamy frosting - perfect for a cake sale

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