Chocolate brownie traybake topped with mini eggs and colourful chocolates

Easter dessert recipes

Celebrate Easter with our selection of sweet treats. Choose from decadent bakes, cheesecakes, tarts, chocolate egg brownies and other springtime favourites.

31 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr
Easy
11 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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18 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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

50 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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!

2 hrs and 5 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve this vibrant lemon curd and passion fruit tart as an easy dessert or sweet treat. Its tropical flavours make it perfect for summer

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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

50 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Indulge at Easter time with these decadent chocolate pots made with custard and crème fraîche. Top with crushed mini eggs, hazelnuts and sprinkles

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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 hr
More effort
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

These cute oven-steamed puds with nutmeg custard are almost like blonde Christmas puddings

50 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Tucked inside these scrumptious brownie bites are mini eggs - they're a perfectly sized sweet treat that's fun to make with the kids in the Easter holidays

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Celebrate Easter with these cute rabbit pancakes – a fun and healthy breakfast treat for kids. Use whole or semi-skimmed milk if cooking for under fives

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

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 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
28 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Like classic bread and butter pudding? Try this twist that uses hot cross buns instead – a great way to use up any Easter leftovers

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Two mighty desserts merge in this seasonal pud made from baked rhubarb, mascarpone laced with almond liqueur and a covering of oat and almond crumble

1 hr and 10 mins
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31 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Layer salted caramel and thick chocolate cream on a chocolate pastry base and top with crunchy honeycomb for a dessert with a difference

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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 hrs
More effort
24 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
10 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Our white chocolate and malted milk Easter blondies are the dessert dreams are made of. One seriously good looking blondie to slice and share this Easter

55 mins
Easy
18 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
15 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Make a showstopping cake this Easter. Top chocolate sponge with peanut butter frosting, ganache drip, pretzel bark and chocolate eggs for a divine dessert

1 hr and 45 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
16 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Crunchy Italian amaretti biscuits and almond liqueur are the key in this baked creamy pudding

55 mins
Easy
22 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

These easy chocolate nests are the perfect Easter treat. They're simple enough for kids to get involved and they need just three ingredients

33 mins
Easy
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