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11 Homemade Easter Treats That Put Premade Baskets to Shame

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Making a basket from scratch is easier than you think

Why buy a premade, impersonal Easter basket or expensive, processed candies when you can DIY a basket and its contents?



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In the midst of all your Easter entertaining, ham dinner prepping, and Easter egg hunting, it may seem impossible to craft homemade chocolates, cookies, and treats for your children’s Easter baskets, but trust us: It’s so easy and so worth it. A special, handmade Easter basket given by a loved one can create one-of-a-kind Easter memories your kids will treasure for a lifetime.

To help you create a unique Easter basket filled with homemade candies, chocolates, and treats, we reached out to our Culinary Content Network of food bloggers for their favorite holiday snacks. Not only did they offer up handmade versions of Reese’s peanut butter cups, Mounds, and York peppermint patties, but there are totally new confections as well. From carnival-style roasted nuts to easy fudges and “bunny chow,” these easy, delicious Easter treats will make you say “never again” to store-bought candies and baskets.

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