Easter Recipe Ideas


 If you are in search of Easter Dinner or Dessert Recipe Ideas, you have come to the right place! I am sharing some ideas with you for Easter Dinner appetizers, main dish, drinks and dessert that are delicious and perfect for your holiday gathering!

A collection of Easter recipe ideas for dessert, main course, appetizer, and drink.

I feel like it was just Christmas and now we are coming up quickly on Easter.  How did that happen?  I pulled my favorite Easter recipe ideas to share with you all today and hopefully give you some inspiration for the big holiday, whether you are hosting Easter dinner or bringing a special dish to pass outside of your home.  Feel free to browse my site if you don’t find what you want here in this post.  Happy Easter!

Easter Bunny Bark is a great holiday dessert recipe with melted white chocolate and Easter candy.

Easter Bunny Bark

Giant Carrot Cake Cookie Cup recipe with whipped buttercream frosting that is perfect for Easter dessert!

Giant Carrot Cake Cookie Cups

Fruity Pebbles Easter Egg dessert recipe for the holidays. Easy and fun for kids!

Fruity Pebbles Easter Eggs

M&M Nutella Cookie Cups for Easter or Spring

M&M Nutella Cookie Cups

Super Moist Carrot Cake Recipe for Easter or any special occasion.

Super Moist Carrot Cake

Robin Eggs Malted Milkshake Recipe for Easter or Spring

Robin Eggs Malted Milkshake

Coconut Nutella Macaroon Nests with Peanut M&M's Recipe for Easter holiday or Spring

Coconut Macaroon Nutella Nests

Salted Caramel Easter Popcorn with Peanut M&Ms Recipe.

Salted Caramel Easter Popcorn

Slow Cooker Crock Pot Holiday Ham with Pineapple, Brown Sugar, and Sprite.

Crock Pot Ham

Crispy Lemon Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe. Great for a Thanksgiving side dish!

Lemon Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Cheesy Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip Recipe.  Great for the holidays!

Cheesy Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip

Easy Strawberry or Raspberry Sherbet Party Punch recipe for a holiday party, birthday, wedding.

Strawberry Party Punch

Christmas Grinch Lime Sherbet Punch Recipe. Great for the holidays: Christmas, New Year's Eve, St. Patrick's day, or a baby shower!

Lime Sherbet Punch

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58 Responses to “Easter Recipe Ideas”

  1. April 14, 2014 at 6:42 AM #

    So many great ideas! Thanks for sharing, Ashley! xo

    • April 14, 2014 at 2:03 PM #

      Thanks for stopping by Marie!

  2. April 14, 2014 at 9:28 AM #

    Awwhh what a sweet round-up! I want to eat everything on this list!

    • April 14, 2014 at 2:03 PM #

      Thank you Consuelo!!

  3. April 14, 2014 at 10:27 AM #

    What a great round-up!

  4. April 14, 2014 at 10:34 AM #

    Oooh – such a wonderful collection of savory and sweet eats and drinks! Thanks Ashley for sharing – now if only I could make up my mind between that carrot cake, Giant Carrot Cake Cookie Cups and the Easter bark…

    • April 14, 2014 at 2:01 PM #

      I recommend making all of them! Ha ha

  5. April 14, 2014 at 11:27 AM #

    I think your house sounds like the place to be Easter morning! What a great spread.

    • April 14, 2014 at 2:01 PM #

      Thank you so much Rebecca!

  6. April 14, 2014 at 11:29 AM #

    What a great selection of delicious Easter treats and yummies!

    • April 14, 2014 at 2:01 PM #

      Thank you Brenda!

  7. April 14, 2014 at 11:42 AM #

    I’m loving all the recipes- especially that massive carrot cake! Delicious recipes!

    • April 14, 2014 at 2:01 PM #

      Thank you so much Jess!

  8. April 14, 2014 at 12:28 PM #

    One stop recipe shopping. I like it!

    • April 14, 2014 at 2:00 PM #

      Ha ha thank you Paula!

  9. Lora @cakeduchess
    April 14, 2014 at 12:31 PM #

    So many ideas to find inspiration for Easter! Those giant carrot cake cups are calling my name! Love this, Ashley!!

    • April 14, 2014 at 2:00 PM #

      Thank you! Those carrot cookie cups are so fun.

  10. April 14, 2014 at 12:59 PM #

    I really want to make those macaroon nests! YUM!

    • April 14, 2014 at 1:59 PM #

      Thank you Liz! You would love those macaroons.

  11. April 14, 2014 at 1:43 PM #

    So many good ideas here!

  12. April 14, 2014 at 1:43 PM #

    Beautiful roundup of lots of wonderful Easter goodies. 🙂

    • April 14, 2014 at 1:58 PM #

      Thank you Ginny!!

  13. April 14, 2014 at 2:32 PM #

    Would you believe I’ve never cooked an Easter meal? My husband’s cousin spoils the whole family by cooking enormous Easter dinners every year. 🙂 I love those little macaroon nests! Cute idea!

    • April 14, 2014 at 2:44 PM #

      I haven’t done one officially yet, either!! Thanks, Claire!

  14. April 14, 2014 at 2:40 PM #

    I love making bark! I’ll have to try that Easter Bunny Bark!

  15. April 14, 2014 at 5:36 PM #

    These dishes all look incredible, but I just want to dive into that robin’s egg malted milkshake! 🙂

  16. April 14, 2014 at 6:09 PM #

    Oh my goodness that is quite a spread.. love the coconut macaroon nests and the salted caramel popcorn (I need this for my next movie night, Easter or not..haha)

  17. April 14, 2014 at 9:28 PM #

    This looks like an awesome collection!

  18. April 14, 2014 at 9:52 PM #

    This post so makes me wish I were hosting Easter this year! I want to eat it all! And cook/bake it all, too! 🙂

    • April 14, 2014 at 11:59 PM #

      Thanks, Nicole!! 🙂

  19. April 14, 2014 at 10:38 PM #

    I am thinking the exact same thing! How are we at Easter already?? These recipes are definitely getting me in the mood!

    • April 14, 2014 at 11:59 PM #

      Time flies!!! Thanks, Nancy!

  20. April 15, 2014 at 8:07 AM #

    Because of my cleanse, I have to stay away from most treats, but the Brussels sprouts look good!

    • April 15, 2014 at 2:21 PM #

      Awww sorry that’s all you can eat!! But those are really good, too!!

  21. April 15, 2014 at 8:54 AM #

    All fantastic ideas! I’m especially liking all the carrot ones!

    • April 15, 2014 at 2:21 PM #

      I love the carrot ones, too!!

  22. April 15, 2014 at 8:54 AM #

    All of these treats look amazing! I wish I could eat some for breakfast 🙂

  23. April 15, 2014 at 9:13 AM #

    Great round up Ashley! Wishing you a super Easter holiday. Take care

    • April 15, 2014 at 2:20 PM #

      Same to you! Happy Easter!

  24. April 15, 2014 at 9:23 AM #

    I’m smiling looking at all these wonderful Easter treats. So nice!

    • April 15, 2014 at 2:19 PM #

      Awww thank you so much, Monica!

  25. April 15, 2014 at 11:31 AM #

    Great ideas for the Easter celebration , I think my fav are the Nutella Cookie cups so cute.
    And than of course, I’m a chocoholic and a Nutella fan 🙂
    Happy Easter to you and your family, Asley!

    • April 15, 2014 at 2:19 PM #

      Happy Easter to you too Daniela!

  26. April 15, 2014 at 9:08 PM #

    What a delicious looking round up!!

  27. April 15, 2014 at 11:16 PM #

    This year is flying by! Awesome collection of recipes here Ashley!! Looks like you covered everything. Happy Easter 😀

  28. April 16, 2014 at 8:34 AM #

    Lovely selection of recipe ideas!

  29. April 17, 2014 at 5:14 PM #

    I am a big fan of your recipe ideas, I love Easter!

    Choc Chip Uru

  30. April 17, 2014 at 5:47 PM #

    Amazing Easter treats roundup, Ashley! I love everything on this list and it is reminding me to make that fabulous punch! Ahh…spring and summer. 🙂 Thanks for sharing and Happy Easter! xo

  31. April 18, 2014 at 1:31 AM #

    Everything looks delicious!! I want to make everything! Happy Easter! 🙂

  32. April 18, 2014 at 10:00 AM #

    a wonderful round up with every dish looking and tasting absolutely scrumptious,thanks for sharing…Happy Easter & Have A Great Day!!! 🙂

  33. April 18, 2014 at 2:42 PM #

    I am LOVING those coconut macaroon nests!!! The Nutella is genius!

  34. April 19, 2014 at 10:35 AM #

    So many fun Easter treats! Hope you have a Happy Easter 🙂

  35. April 21, 2014 at 12:38 PM #

    Great ideas Ashley! I might have to do Easter the 2nd because I found this a day too late!

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