10 Best Easter Recipes to Hop Into!

Easter is just around the corner and we have all the best Easter recipes to help you feed your family and friends. A couple of these could even double as a small treat for the Easter Bunny himself! From cob loaf recipes to gorgeous cakes and sweet things for the kids to make, they’re all right here.

The Easter long weekend is a good excuse to go the extra mile with your cooking, so why not try one (or two or three!) of our favourite Easter recipes below – you won’t be disappointed.

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10 Easter recipes to hop on into the kitchen for!

1. No-bake bunny ear biscuits

Don’t fancy baking Easter weekend? We’ve got you. A brilliant plate to bring to a gathering or fun kids’ activity for the long Easter weekend, if you’re looking for clever biscuit decorating ideas, you’re in the right place! Check out these no-bake bunny ear biscuits – just as cute as Easter Bunny himself.

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A plate of cute little sprinkle-covered bunnies. Source: Mum Central

2. Hot cross bun brekkie roll

If you find yourself stuck in a hot cross bun rut this Easter, you’re going to want to try this epic taste sensation. Perfect for any time of the day, hop on into making a hot cross bun brekkie roll – it’s the best of both sweet and savoury worlds!

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The hot cross bun brekkie roll will become a whole new Easter tradition, you’ll see! Source: Mum Central

3. Fluffy bunny cake

If you’re having friends and family over for Easter weekend or perhaps you just really want to impress the socks off your kids, baking a fluffy bunny cake fits the dessert brief perfectly! And if you’re stuck for time, you could make it cake hack style and skip to the fun decorating part!

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Easter recipes you can cook from scratch… or cheat a little. Source: Supplied

4. Easter meringue wreath

Wreaths aren’t just for Christmas. Meet the meringue wreath, but with an Easter twist! This is one of the easiest 10-minute desserts you’ll find getting around at Easter and you don’t even have to bake a single thing to impress the crowd.

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10 minutes is all you need for this sweet Easter wreath. Source: Mum Central

5. Easter surprise cake

Though debatable, Easter isn’t all about devouring chocolate eggs all weekend long, it’s also about friends, family and food. And boy, do we have a showstopper of an Easter cake for you! It’s stacked, it’s ombre and it’s full of sneaky eggs – take a look at this sweet Easter surprise cake!

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A surprise mini egg cake – one of our favourite Easter recipes! Source: Supplied

6. Spelt hot cross buns

Homemade spelt hot cross buns? You’ve got it! Have your butter ready, these hot cross buns are amazing straight from the oven.

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Hot cross buns but make them spelt. So wholesome. Source: Supplied

7. Garlic prawn cob loaf

Garlic prawn cob loaf is a thing and PERFECT for an easy-going Good Friday dinner to kick off the long weekend. Creamy and delicious, get ready to dip!

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Cob loaf on Good Friday? YES PLEASE. Source: Mum Central

8. No-bake chocolate Easter nests

Who’s keen to do some cooking with the kids – minus the actual cooking bit? Here’s a chocolate Easter nests recipe that is as easy as ingredients with a touch of microwave action. Minimal mess, minimal fuss, maximum fun. AND MINI EASTER EGGS.  #getinmybelly

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An oldie but a goodie on the Easter recipes scale, Easter nests are loved by all. Source: Mum Central

9. White chocolate and raspberry hot cross bun pudding

From all of our Easter recipes for hot cross buns, this most delicious bread and butter-style dessert ever. Whether they’re leftovers, fresh out of the packet, stale or heck, even half-eaten by a toddler. ALL hot cross buns can be used for this belly-warming Easter pudding, studded with raspberries and chocolate.

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One of our best Easter recipes ever, and well worth trying! Source: Mum Central

10. Mini Caramilk hot cross bun puddings

And for individually portioned puddings, here’s a brilliant way to hop into the kitchen and use those spiced buns up. Get your Caramilk ready with these delicious Caramilk hot cross bun puddings for dessert! Double the Caramilk content by using Woolworths Indulgent Caramilk Hot Cross Buns. Ooooph.

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An Easter recipe for Caramilk lovers! Source: Mum Central

But wait, there is even more Easter fun in the kitchen to be had!

For more chocolate-laden Easter recipe ideas be sure to take a look at Get Rid of Left Over Easter Eggs: 6 Ingredient Chocolate Brownies and Delicious Inspiration: 11 Amazing Easter Cakes To Bake for some eggcellent baking inspiration!

Do you have any favourite Easter recipes you return to year after year? A particular BBQ salad while camping or a special dessert maybe? Please feel free to share it with us below, we’d love to hear what it is!

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South Australian mum and self proclaimed foodie, Lexi can most days be found in the kitchen, apron tied firm and armed with a whisk or wooden spoon!

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