Looking to serve more than just jelly beans and chocolate bunnies this Easter? We’ll show you how.
From an Easter bunny cake to cupcakes adorned with beautiful spring flowers, these recipes prove that making simple baked goods festive for Easter is as easy as buying some candies and putting in some careful thought. At Food Network, they’ve developed six adorable recipes that will make the perfect finishing point to your Easter meal, and all you’ll need is your favorite recipe and a few extra ingredients for decorating.
Love cake no matter what time of the year it is? It’s easy to make your favorite cake recipe a celebratory Easter dessert with some sugar cookies and rabbit cookie cutters. Food Network uses a spring-themed raspberry lime cake and adorns it with chocolate eggs and Easter bunnies. And remember your favorite childhood snack snowball cakes? They’re the ideal topping to a basic cupcake recipe to create a delightful little bunny with a jelly bean nose and pink sour straw whiskers. Even little lambs can join your Easter celebration with some licorice, marshmallows, and jelly beans.
Whether you’re looking for "oo’s" or "aww’s" at your Easter dinner table this year, these six recipes will give you inspiration to make your dessert a festive and beautiful display. Your dyed eggs and tulips will be merely an afterthought with these gorgeous dessert centerpieces, so take a look.
Anne Dolce is the Cook editor at The Daily Meal. Follow her on Twitter @anniecdolce