10 Best Easter Desserts

10 Best Easter Desserts
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10 Best Easter Desserts

Discover 10 fabulous desserts perfect for Easter! From show-stopping fruit tarts to the classic bunny cake, these sweet treats are the best way to celebrate!

Carrot Cake Cookies

Cat Cora's carrot cake cookies with cream cheese gelato and spiced pineapple-coconut compote are the ultimate sweet treat!

Get the recipe: Cat Cora's Carrot Cake Cookies

Almond Brioche Sticky Buns

Light and fluffy almond brioche dough gets the sticky bun treatment—these will be a hit!

Get the recipe: Almond Brioche Sticky Buns

'Nana Cream Pie

A last minute ingredient swap led to the creation of this delicious custardy pie. The Nilla wafer crust will bring you back to childhood!

Get the recipe: 'Nana Cream Pie

Carrot Cake Easter Bunny Cake

You can't forget the bunny cake! Take it easy on yourself this year with this scratch-the-box version frosted with cream cheese icing.

Get the recipe: Carrot Cake Easter Bunny Cake

Chocolate Macaroon Nests

Surprise guests with these festive coconut macaroons dipped in chocolate and decorated like birds' nests!

Get the recipe: Chocolate Macaroon Nests

Apricot-and-Basil Shortbread Tart

Layer roasted fresh apricots atop basil custard to make a gorgeous tart. The tender crust, which combines hard-boiled egg yolk and potato starch, is extraordinary.

Get the recipe: Apricot-and-Basil Shortbread Tart

Cadbury Egg Doughnuts

This dessert may seem a bit decadent, but then again, how long are Cadbury Creme Eggs in season? When in Rome...

Get the recipe: Cadbury Egg Doughnuts

Hawaiian Cookie Balls

The kids will love helping you make these adorable cookie balls. Big plus: this recipe is no-bake!

Get the recipe: Hawaiian Cookie Balls

Coffee-Streusel Bundt Cake

Can you really have too much of a good thing when it comes to the combination of coffee and cake? This recipe includes moist and rich Bundt cake with a ribbon of hazelnut-coffee streusel inside and a drizzle of coffee glaze on top.

Get the recipe: Coffee-Streusel Bundt Cake

Apricot-and-Blueberry Tart

This beautiful fruit tart is big on presentation and flavor. For a show-stopping dessert, look no further!

Get the recipe: Apricot-and-Blueberry Tart


Easter just isn't Easter without a spectacular dessert. Maybe it's because some of us are breaking our Lenten fast or others are planning a celebration with family and friends—or perhaps all those jelly beans and Peeps have gone to our heads!

Whatever the reason, we're here to help you find some sweet inspiration. From elegant fruit tarts to the classic bunny cake, we've rounded up 10 of the best desserts for Easter.

Check out the slideshow above to discover 10 desserts perfect for Easter.

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