5 Easy Easter Recipes You Will Love

Are you looking for some Easter recipe ideas? Here’s 5 Easy Easter Recipes You Will Love, including Easter dinner ideas, Easter cake, and recipes for using leftover Easter egg chocolate. Yummy!

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Slow Roast Leg Lamb featured#1. Slow Roast Leg of Lamb

If you are looking for a special Easter dinner recipe, then this Slow Roast Leg of Lamb recipe from Catriona at Wholesome Ireland, is perfect. You also can’t get more traditional than lamb for Easter dinner.

Because this is slow cooked, you won’t be slaving over the oven on the special day, and there should be plenty of leftovers for dinner on the next day. Here’s a recipe for Leftover Lamb Pasta.

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#2. Easter Chocolate Cake

This Easter Chocolate Cake would be make a yummy and indulgent Easter dessert idea. It is simply a chocolate cake recipe, that is transformed into an Easter cake, by some clever decorating by a very talented young chef (check out the video of the 7yr old in action)!

The top of the cake is covered with melted chocolate/double cream and then topped with mini-eggs to make the cake festive.

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Milky Way Blondies-001_0_1#3. Chocolate Bar Blondies Recipe

This Chocolate Bar Blondies Recipefrom Catriona at Wholesome Ireland, is the perfect way to use up all the leftover Easter egg chocolate, and fair way to redistribute the stash!  The chocolate bar blondies do freeze if you have space in your freezer and are also delicious with a big spoon of plain vanilla ice cream.

This recipe works well with most mini bars, easter egg chocolate, or you could pour in some mini smarties, marshmallows etc.

Building Site Cake - Wholesome Ireland - Food And Parenting Blog#4. Building Site Chocolate Biscuit Cake

Another great recipe to use up leftover Easter egg chocolate, this Building Site Chocolate Biscuit Cakefrom Catriona at Wholesome Ireland, is seriously easy and appeals to children’s imaginations. If you can’t use the surplus chocolate straight away, remove all the packaging and freeze the chocolate until you can make this cake. Would also make a fun birthday cake idea.

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Bunny_cupcakes#5. Easter Cupcakes

How cute are these Easter Cupcakes from Creations by Kara. She uses one cupcake recipe to make three cute Easter cupcakes – bunny cupcakes, chick cupcakes & nest cupcakes. You can make the cupcakes using her recipe, or buy pre-made cupcakes, and then follow her instructions for decorating.

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Lots more ideas for festive fun in our Most Eggs-cellent Easter Section

Do you have a favourite Easter recipe? Share it with us in the comments below.

Easter Cake photo credit: richiesoft via photopin cc

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