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Easy Easter recipes: Easter cake

Easy Easter recipes

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

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  • 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

  • Chocolate cake topped with mini eggs and creme eggs

    Easter nest cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.40 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

  • No bake meringue nest cheesecake with mini eggs

    Meringue nest cheesecake with mini eggs

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.4 ratings

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

  • Egg-shaped biscuits decorated with icing and jammy centres

    Easter biscuits

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.9 ratings

    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

  • Vegan carrot cake

    Vegan carrot cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.31 ratings

    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

  • Traybake with icing and marzipan cut into slices on baking paper

    Lemon drizzle simnel slices

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.15 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

  • Simple simnel cake

    Simple simnel cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.13 ratings

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

  • Flaouna-style hot cross buns

    Flaouna-style hot cross buns

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    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

  • Oreo egg cheesecake brownies

    Oreo egg cheesecake brownies

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.13 ratings

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

  • Homemade marzipan thins

    Homemade marzipan thins

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Sweet treats for friends and family

  • Asparagus cream pasta

    Asparagus cream pasta

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.161 ratings

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

  • Nettle spanakopita

    Nettle spanakopita

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.8 ratings

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

  • Spring tabbouleh salad on a white plate

    Spring tabbouleh

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.15 ratings

    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

  • Vegan spring rolls on a serving platter with a chilli dipping sauce

    Vegan rainbow spring rolls

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    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

  • Spring greens with lemon dressing

    Spring greens with lemon dressing

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.15 ratings

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

  • Easter hot chocolate in a mug with marshmallows and mini eggs as a topping

    Easter hot chocolate

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Use up leftover chocolate from Easter eggs to make an indulgent hot chocolate. Top with squirty cream and marshmallows for a truly decadent drink

  • Springtime minestrone

    Springtime minestrone

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.12 ratings

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

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