21 Easy and Delightful Easter Treats for a Festive Spring Celebration

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With the chocolate bunnies and eggs, Easter is the perfect time to make treats. My grandma and I had a tradition of making different treats every Easter, which is a custom I still have. During all those years of making Easter treats, I have gathered a vast pool of Easter treat ideas that I would love to share with you.

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Chocolate Easter Egg Nest Cake

Much easier to make than it looks, this Chocolate Easter Egg Nest Cake is a showstopper that won’t leave you indifferent. Perfect for an Easter centerpiece, it combines chocolate delicacy with the playful appearance of the nest.

Easter Egg Nest Cake
This has been my Easter stalwart for the past few years and I don’t see that changing — ever. Make this just once, and you will be similarly convinced. Even if I wanted to stop making this, I wouldn’t be allowed to. For US cup measures, use the toggle at the top of the ingredients list.
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Easter Egg Nest Cake

Bunny-Shaped Sugar Cookies

These adorable sugar cookies are a standard part of my Easter table. They are easy to make, and you can make them a day ahead for a relaxed and stress-free Easter day.

Easy Easter Bunny Sugar Cookies
No fancy decorating skills needed to make these adorable Easter bunny sugar cookies! Simply make your favorite cut out sugar cookies (my recipe is below!) and top with mini chocolate chips & dots of pink frosting!
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Easy Easter Bunny Sugar Cookies

Carrot Cake Truffles

Carrot Cake Truffles are a creative twist on a classic Easter flavor. These bite-sized DIY easy Easter treats are a great way to enjoy the taste of carrot cake with a fraction of the effort. 

Carrot Cake Truffles
Easy and delicious carrot cake truffles with a homemade carrot cake and cream cheese truffle filling, white chocolate and topped with walnuts!
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Carrot Cake Truffles

Easter Egg Brownies

These brownies will take your Easter to another level. Fudgy, chocolatey, and chewy, they will delight your loved ones, making your sweet Easter even sweeter.

Easter Brownies
It takes just 10 minutes to prepare these rich and fudgy chocolate Easter Brownies packed with mini solid Easter eggs. A simple melt, mix and bake recipe that is sure to be popular at your Easter celebrations!
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Easter Brownies

Peeps S’mores

If you feel creative, these Easter goodies are the perfect way to have fun without spending too much time and energy. Give them a chance to impress your guests as well as treat yourself to a delicious sweet treat.

S’mores Skillet Is The Perfect Easter Dessert
It only takes 10 minutes.
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S’mores Skillet Is The Perfect Easter Dessert

Hot Cross Buns

A traditional Easter treat, these soft and spiced buns are marked with a cross and are ideal for a more traditional gathering. I usually serve them as breakfast, but you can also serve them as a snack or a dessert.

Hot Cross Buns Recipe
Hot cross buns are a traditional Easter dish. Featuring a spiced dough, cross, and orange icing, this is one of our favorite bread recipes!
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Hot Cross Buns Recipe

Easter Egg Rocky Road

This is a no-bake treat filled with chocolate, marshmallows, and chopped Easter eggs. If you don’t feel like baking, you will definitely enjoy this Easter treat.

Easter Egg Rocky Road (Quick and Easy)
Deliciously easy Easter Egg Rocky Road made from just 4 ingredients. Super quick and easy to make – no mixer needed. Perfect for sharing!
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Easter Egg Rocky Road (Quick and Easy)

Mini Egg Cheesecake Bars

These cream and colorful treats crammed with mini eggs will definitely put a smile on your guests’ faces, especially if you have kiddos running around. 

Mini Egg Cheesecake Cookie Bars
These Mini Egg Cheesecake Cookie Bars include everyone’s favorite chocolate eggs. 15 minutes to prep and such a delicious dessert!
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Mini Egg Cheesecake Cookie Bars

Lemon Lavender Shortbread Cookies

A little more demanding (nothing you can’t handle), these cookies are a sophisticated treat and add a layer of elegance to your Easter table. I put them into my Easter rotation only a couple of years ago, and they have managed to find a permanent place in my heart and my recipe book. 

Lemon Lavender Shortbread Cookies
Sweet, fancy, dainty, lemony, and floral…these Lemon Lavender Shortbread Cookies are perfect for your summer baking. Lightly sweetened buttery shortbread
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Lemon Lavender Shortbread Cookies

Bunny Bait Snack Mix

If you like flavor fusion, this sweet and salty snack will perfectly fit you. It is easy to make, bringing color and cheer to your gathering.

Bunny Bait
Bunny Bait Snack Mix is an easy Easter treat made with popcorn, Chex, marshmallows and candy in a white chocolate drizzle. Salty and sweet!
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Bunny Bait

Carrot Patch Cupcakes

Perfect to bring to school, appearance isn’t the only thing these treats bring. Delicious and cheerful, these Easter treats for school really do bring out the Easter spirit, adding a wholesome dimension to your gathering or your little one’s school day. 

Carrot Patch Cupcakes
Betty Crocker™ Super Moist™ cake mix and chocolate come together in these decorative carrot cupcakes – perfect dessert to impress your guests.
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Carrot Patch Cupcakes

Easter Candy Bark

Ideal if you like DIY projects and even better if you have your little helpers at home, this treat is perfect for using up any leftover candy. 

Easter Candy Bark
This easy Easter candy bark recipe is a fantastic treat to make for Easter and it’s so easy, the kids can make it themselves!
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Simnel Cake

I have made traditional Easter treats for the year; I warmly recommend them to you if you are looking for a wholesome holiday gathering. 

Easter Simnel Cake
This classic Easter simnel cake, enriched with mixed dried fruits and topped with marzipan apostles, embodies a rich tradition, symbolizing 11 of Jesus’s disciples, and offers a sumptuous treat for the festive occasion.
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simnel cake

Easter Egg Cookie Dough Truffles

If you like decorating but baking is something other than your thing, give these treats a chance. These Ideal Easter snacks for school are delightful bite-sized Easter treats your guests will want seconds of! 

Cute Cookie Dough Easter Egg Truffles
These fun Easter egg cookie dough truffles look great dipped in white dipping chocolate and decorated with pastel candy melts or sprinkles. Cute and yummy!
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Easter egg cookie dough truffle recipe

Bunny Pancakes

Fun, traditional, and creative bunny pancakes are a delicious way to start your Easter day. Perfect for a family breakfast to start the Easter festivities. 

Easter Bunny Pancakes
Are you looking for Easter breakfast ideas? Make your kids’ holiday morning special with these Easter bunny pancakes.
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Creme Egg Cupcakes

For those who love a creamy delight, these treats are a decadent way to tell your family you love them. 

Creme Egg Cupcakes
Chocolate sponge cupcakes, with a hidden creme egg centre, sweet buttercream frosting, and creme egg on top.
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Easter Peep Martini

Reserved for an adult-only gathering, this is a festive and fun mix between a treat and a drink you will definitely enjoy. I hosted an Easter garden a few years ago and featured these Easter treats for adults, and I recommend them to you if you plan on having your Easter gathering outside.

Easter Peep Martini
These Easter Peep Martini has a sweet, marshmallow flavor that doesn’t overpower. The addition of your favorite pastel colors with a candy Peep garnishment and green sugar rim makes it perfect for spring celebrations.
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EASTER PEEP MARTINI

Italian Easter Bread

Easter Bread is a long-lasting tradition in my family, and I haven’t had an Easter where this bread wasn’t on the table. If you don’t mind breaking a little sweat, this treat is absolutely worth the effort. 

Traditional Italian Easter Bread
This Traditional Italian Easter Bread is a soft sweet brioche dough formed into wreaths or braided. Colored eggs are baked into the bread and the bread is sprinkled with lots of nonpareils.
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Traditional Italian Easter Bread

Chocolate Bunny Silhouettes

These are fun and creative Easter treats best suited for creative peeps with a lazy side. These bunnies add a festive dimension without draining your energy.

Homemade Chocolate Bunny Silhouettes
Bunnies are an adorable! Which is no surprise they are a favorite part of Easter and Spring.
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Lemon Curd Filled Easter Eggs

Tangy and fruity, these refreshing treats will add a zesty twist to your Easter table. I love them as part of an Easter brunch followed by a mimosa cocktail but feel free to serve them any way you like.

Lemon Curd Easter Egg Cookies
From the crisp, buttery gluten free lemon shortbread to the silky-smooth, luscious lemon curd – they’re just an explosion of flavor and texture.
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Rainbow Jelly Bean Bark

This colorful and festive treat is perfect for Easter, and your guests will gasp long after. Whether you host an adult-only or a kid-friendly gathering, these treats will awaken the child in each one of you!

Jelly Bean Rainbow Bark
Chocolate Bark a is fun and easy to make treat that is perfect as a party snack or wrapped up for gifts. You can use any combination of you favorite candy, nuts or dried fruit, but for a real rainbow effect, use jelly beans!
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JELLY BEAN RAINBOW BARK

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