Wednesday, April 1, 2020

20 Festive Easter Desserts

Easter meals are going to look a little different this year. However, if you are planning on making a special dinner, here are some festive ideas for your dessert table.

20 Festive Easter Desserts | Taste As You Go

One of my friends posted a meme on Facebook that went something like this:

30 days hath September,
April, June, and November.
All the rest have 31,
except for February which has 28 and March which has 8,000.

Welcome to April, everyone.

Given the events of the past few weeks, at least here in the United States, I bet you didn't think we'd get here. And the scary thing is, the next few weeks are going to be harder... and more emotional as the number of confirmed COVID-19 coronavirus cases increases.

Please, be safe. Stay home if you can and try to make time to focus on your mental well-being if you're feeling overwhelmed.

I planned on doing a round-up of Easter-related recipes a few months ago. In recent days, though, I hesitated moving forward with it. I know a lot of people, including us, are trying to stretch the food they have on hand... and I didn't want to appear insensitive to that.

But writing this post is doing wonders for my mood, and it's helping lift my spirits. So, if you are planning on making a special dinner for the holiday and are looking for some festive ideas for your Easter dessert table... Keep reading!

PS. I tried to concentrate on ideas that weren't carrot cake, but if you're dying for a carrot cake recipe, here's our family's favorite. 😉


20 Festive Easter Desserts


Adorable Bunny Butt Cake | Image courtesy JulieBlanner.com

1. Adorable Bunny Butt Cake | JulieBlanner.com

Adorable Easter Cupcakes | Image courtesy of Cupcake Project

2. Adorable Easter Cupcakes | Cupcake Project

Bird's Nest Easter Cupcakes | Image courtesy of Home. Made. Interest

3. Bird's Nest Easter Cupcakes | Home. Made. Interest.

Bunny Funfetti Dessert Cheeseball | Image courtesy of JulieBlanner.com

4. Bunny Funfetti Dessert Cheeseball | JulieBlanner.com

Classic Hummingbird Cupcakes | Image courtesy Flavor the Moments

5. Classic Hummingbird Cupcakes | Flavor the Moments

Easter Bunny Unicorn Cake | Image courtesy of Family Spice

6. Easter Bunny Unicorn Cake | Family Spice

Easter Chocolate Chip Cookies | Image courtesy of Mom On Timeout

7. Easter Chocolate Chip Cookies | Mom On Timeout

Easter Egg Fruit Pizza | Image courtesy of Persnickety Plates

8. Easter Egg Fruit Pizza | Persnickety Plates

Easter Rocky Road Popcorn | Image courtesy of Barbara Bakes™

9. Easter Rocky Road Popcorn | Barbara Bakes™

Easter Shortbread Sandwich Cookies | Image courtesy of Barbara Bakes™

10. Easter Shortbread Sandwich Cookies | Barbara Bakes™

Easy Keto Peanut Butter Eggs | Image courtesy of All Day I Dream About Food

11. Easy Keto Peanut Butter Eggs | All Day I Dream About Food

Gluten-Free Bunny Munch | Image courtesy of Iowa Girl Eats

12. Gluten-Free Bunny Munch | Iowa Girl Eats

Greek Orange Honey Cake with Pistachios | Image courtesy of The Mediterranean Dish

13. Greek Orange Honey Cake with Pistachios | The Mediterranean Dish

Easy Hummingbird Cake | Image courtesy of Life, Love and Sugar

14. Easy Hummingbird Cake | Life, Love and Sugar

Lemon Curd Thumbprint Cookies | Image courtesy of Downshiftology

15. Lemon Curd Thumbprint Cookies | Downshiftology

Lemon Thyme Blueberry Mini Cheesecakes | Image courtesy of Running to the Kitchen

16. Lemon Thyme Blueberry Mini Cheesecakes | Running to the Kitchen

No-Bake Chocolate Coconut Nests | Image courtesy of Eating Bird Food

17. No-Bake Chocolate Coconut Nests | Eating Bird Food

No-Bake Mini Lemon Cheesecake | Image courtesy of Cooking on the Front Burner

18. No-Bake Mini Lemon Cheesecake | Cooking on the Front Burner

Pistachio Pudding Dessert Parfaits | Image courtesy of Finding Zest


Watercolor Easter Cookies | Image courtesy of Savory Experiments

20. Watercolor Easter Cookies | Savory Experiments


Want more Easter Recipes? Try these: 



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