A selection of brightly coloured eclairs

Eclair recipes

10 Recipes

Impress friends and family with homemade eclairs, with light choux pastry filled with rich crème pâtissière. Try classic chocolate or more unusual flavours.

Homemade eclairs

4.59375

(8 ratings)

Homemade eclairs are a labour of love, but the reward will be a decadent mouthful of crisp pastry oozing creamy vanilla custard
  • 2 hours and 30 mins
  • More effort

Eclairs

5

(1 rating)

A classic eclair recipe of light choux pastry filled with rich crème pâtissière. Make the basic buns, then fill with on-trend flavours and colourful glazes for a stunning afternoon tea treat
  • 2 hours and 5 mins
  • A challenge
  • Vegetarian

Mini eclairs

4.8

(5 ratings)

Afternoon tea goes glam with these Paris patisserie-style choux pastry fingers with berry liqueur cream filling
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • More effort

Banana custard eclairs

3.75

(1 rating)

Give these afternoon tea classics a fruity makeover with a creamy banana custard filling - perfect for a sophisticated spread
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • A challenge

Double chocolate eclairs

2.666665

(3 ratings)

Cream-filled choux pastry fingers are a patisserie classic - this recipe has a double dose of chocolate
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • More effort

Lemon & passion fruit eclairs

0

(0 ratings)

A vibrant, fruity version of our classic choux pastry éclairs with thick curd, perfectly ripe passion fruit and a fresh zesty hint of lemon
  • 2 hours and 35 mins
  • A challenge
  • Vegetarian

Raspberry & cardamom eclairs

0

(0 ratings)

Take your afternoon tea to the next level with a batch of these bright berry eclairs, with fruity jam, a delicately spiced crème pâtissière and pretty pink fondant icing glaze
  • 2 hours and 35 mins
  • A challenge
  • Vegetarian

Elderflower & meringue eclairs

0

(0 ratings)

These stunning choux pastry eclairs have a delicate floral filling and pretty pastel glaze - an extra special afternoon tea treat
  • 2 hours and 35 mins
  • A challenge
  • Vegetarian

Salted caramel & popcorn eclairs

0

(0 ratings)

Give the classic French bake a modern makeover! Pipe an indulgent salted caramel filling into light choux pastry buns and scatter with crunchy pieces of toffee popcorn
  • 2 hours and 35 mins
  • A challenge
  • Vegetarian