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

3.857145

(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

4.333335

(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

4.666665

(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

4.857145

(7 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

4.363635

(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

4

(4 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

4

(20 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

5

(1 rating)

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

4.666665

(3 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

4

(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

4.923075

(13 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

4.666665

(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

3.714285

(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

3.9375

(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

4.125

(8 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

4.5

(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

4.5

(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

4

(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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