Easy Easter recipes: Easter cake

Easy Easter recipes

51 Recipes

Celebrate Easter with our easy spring recipes. Discover how to make a classic simnel cake, DIY Easter eggs, roast spring lamb and more...

42 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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

55 mins
Easy
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
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4 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

The easiest Easter nest you'll ever make. This no-bake cheesecake comes complete with mini eggs and the traditional chenille chicks

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.5 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
25 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Give free-from baking a go with this easy vegan sandwich cake – an indulgent carrot cake with coconut and cashew icing that everyone will want another slice of

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegan
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
13 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This is a perfect quick-mix-fix for Easter - based on traditional recipes

3 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A flaouna-style hot cross bun for a Cypriot twist on our favourite Easter bake. Add halloumi cheese and a sprinkling of sesame seeds for a flavour sensation

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

These Oreo-filled cheesecake brownies are the ultimate indulgence. Bake this rich, squidgy chocolate traybake for an Easter sharing treat

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Sweet treats for friends and family

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

Perfect for an Easter celebration or a Sunday lunch with the family.

2 hrs and 25 mins
More effort
42 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A vegetarian supper full of fresh flavours, perfect for sharing with friends

2 hrs
Easy
Vegetarian
21 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Put some spring into your pasta, with this fresh yet simple supper idea. It's on the table in under half an hour and is low-fat too

27 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
154 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Making a cream out of the stalks means that every mouthful of pasta will have a delicious taste of asparagus

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Using nettles instead of spinach gives the classic spanakopita a spring time twist. Young nettles are a sweet, nutritious and free alternative to spinach

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
12 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A simple, budget, spring salad that can add a healthy dose of vegetables to your midweek meal. This easy vegan dish also makes great leftover lunches

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This iron-rich dish is ideal for a weekend with family and friends

2 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try these colourful vegan spring rolls as canapés for a party, vibrant with fresh veg and juicy mango. Serve with a sweet chilli dipping sauce

30 mins
Easy
Vegan
11 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Serve up nutritious greens with fresh garlic and lemon flavours for a healthy and versatile side dish

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

An interesting new starter idea of fried cheese from Cyprus, crispy toasted sourdough bread and a carrot topping

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
34 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The perfect stress-free summer lunch. For a non-veggie option, add a couple of slices of ham

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
12 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

This simple soup makes the most of Spring veg and will become a favourite standby for a quick lunch or supper

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This salad combines sweet carrots with the liquorice bite of a slightly acidic dressing and creamy blue cheese - a simple lunch or side dish

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Buttery new potatoes are a fantastic spring side to any dish, this zesty version with lemon, capers and greens offers a fresh and simple take

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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