Lemon drizzle traybake cut into slices

Easter dessert recipes

31 Recipes

A collection of bunny bakes, hot cross cheesecakes and other spring favourites

Lemon drizzle simnel slices

3.642855

(7 ratings)

Lemon drizzle meets almondy simnel cake in this Easter traybake. It's a fruity treat that you can slice and serve with ease when entertaining...
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sticky chocolate cake

4.166665

(6 ratings)

Bake this super easy chocolate cake with just a handful of storecupboard ingredients. Use marmalade (or jam if you prefer) to keep it moist and fruity
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sweet shop bark

4.583335

(3 ratings)

This adaptable chocolate bark is chock-full with Easter goodies. Top with any treats you fancy and break into shards to make a great homemade gift
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Carrot patch cake

4.791665

(6 ratings)

Bake a simple and stunning carrot cake with cream cheese frosting for an afternoon tea or mid-morning treat. It tastes even better a day or two later
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Golden egg baked chocolate tart

4.204545

(11 ratings)

A slice of showstopping Easter chocolate tart is the perfect way to finish a meal. This simple golden egg filled dessert is easier than you think
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Sticky banoffee loaf with toffee sauce

3.75

(3 ratings)

Bake a mash-up of sticky toffee pudding and banana loaf. Leftover cake will keep for a few days and is great with a cuppa – and the sauce is delicious with ice cream...
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Easter nest cake

3.617645

(17 ratings)

Bake a showstopping cake for Easter. This one is so easy and the kids can decorate it by filling the pretzel nest with their favourite chocolate eggs
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Bunny cupcakes

0

(0 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...
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Mini Egg cake

5

(3 ratings)

A great bake to make with kids, this all-in-one orange flavoured Mini Egg bundt is the perfect dessert for an Easter celebration with friends and family
  • 2 hours
  • More effort

Malted milk blondies

5

(2 ratings)

A dessert full of white chocolate and Maltesers is the stuff dreams are made of. One seriously good looking blondie to slice and share this Easter
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Hot cross bun cheesecakes

3.75

(4 ratings)

A creamy dessert that tastes exactly like your favourite Easter bake - the hot cross bun. Top with orange zest, juice and a drizzle of icing for the characteristic cross
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Shredded Wheat nests

4.916665

(12 ratings)

A spin on traditional chocolate cornflake cakes, this version uses extra-fine strands of wheat for great texture
  • 33 mins
  • Easy

Double chocolate Easter egg cheesecake

4.583335

(3 ratings)

What's better than a chocolate cheesecake? A double chocolate Easter egg cheesecake with a crunchy bourbon biscuit base and topped with creme eggs...
  • 1 hour
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Easter egg rocky road

3.535715

(7 ratings)

Kids will love using up leftover chocolate in this clever no-bake treat filled with mini eggs from BBC Good Food reader Zara Gilford
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Easter egg brownies

3.703125

(16 ratings)

Loaded with chocolate eggs and chicks, this is the ultimate Easter centrepiece - an 'eggstra' special treat for afternoon tea or dessert...
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Easter chocolate truffle cake

4.142855

(7 ratings)

More child-friendly than a simnel cake, this Easter extravagance is made with chocolate and truffles instead of marzipan
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Easter chocolate mousse cake

5

(1 rating)

A true chocolate showstopper for any Easter table. This gorgeous centrepiece has a flourless chocolate sponge base topped with rich chocolate mousse and a spun sugar nest
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • A challenge

White rabbit biscuits

5

(1 rating)

These adorable bunny biscuits will hop off the plate faster than you can bake them. They make a great Easter activity for kids or an extra special gift
  • 1 hour and 55 mins
  • Easy

Lemony Easter chicks

4.375

(2 ratings)

Get the kids involved in the Easter celebrations with these mini meringues. A light lemony flavour and cute chick decoration makes them the perfect Easter treat
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Easter chocolate mousse cake

5

(1 rating)

A true chocolate showstopper for any Easter table. This gorgeous centrepiece has a flourless chocolate sponge base topped with rich chocolate mousse and a spun sugar nest
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • A challenge

Striped chocolate Easter egg

4.375

(2 ratings)

Make your own beautiful homemade Easter gift, using milk, white and plain chocolate, with our ultimate step-by-step guide
  • 55 mins
  • More effort

Simnel Battenberg cake

3.75

(2 ratings)

This stunning Easter bake has pink and yellow squares of light sponge, sandwiched with apricot jam and is topped with balls of marzipan
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • More effort

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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