Delicious Recipes For Easter Entertaining


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Are you hosting friends and family this Easter? Why not try one or two of these recipes, from springtime fresh flavours to sweet treats everyone will love. Simply click on the links below to access the full recipes. Happy Easter!

Create a filling and satisfying meal for the family with this one-pan lamb dish. It’s filled with new potatoes, fennel, peas and lemon to give it a zesty kick.

Lamb & New Potato Traybake For Easter

Lamb and potato traybake


Rich and creamy, yet delightfully fresh, this Pea & Mint Risotto is perfect for a starter or a main course for two. Just right for springtime entertaining…

Pea & Mint Risotto

Pea and Mint Risotto


This is an effortless, easy-to-prepare alternative to a traditional Easter lamb roast, cooked quickly for a pink finish, giving tender results with an added layer of flavour provided by the sharp, yet sweet authentic Tracklements Tangy Cumberland Sauce

Lamb Roast With Tangy Cumberland Sauce

Lamb roast


These no-bake Easter novelties are fantastic fun to make with the kids on Easter Sunday.

Easter Bunnies


A show-stopping dessert for Easter or any family gathering! We used a 20cm trifle bowl to make a trifle for 12, but you could easily halve the ingredients and use a smaller bowl.

Zespri™ SunGold™ Kiwifruit Trifle

Kiwi trifle


Traditional yumminess presented in a delightful new way! Perfect for sharing at an Easter family get-together.

Hot Cross Bun Garland

Hot Cross Buns Garland


Crowd-pleasing Easter treats that are just as much fun to make as they are to eat!

Easter Nest Cupcakes

Easter nest cupcakes


Spoil the family this Easter with a pavlova topped with Cadbury Dairy Milk chocolate and Cadbury Mini Eggs. Taken from the Cadbury Mini Eggs Cookbook.

Mini Eggs Easter Pavlova

Mini Eggs Pavlova


Have fun making these cute chicks for Easter – they’ll definitely bring a splash of colour to your Easter spread!

Easter Chicks Cupcakes

Easter Chick Cupcakes


Whether you’re baking for friends and family or just for fun, this is a splendid, traditional recipe packed with dried fruit, aromatic spices and sweet, nutty marzipan. Bake ahead for Easter.

Simnel Cake

Simnel Cake


These cute Easter bunnies are so easy to assemble, and something the kids or grandkids can lend a hand with. Using Pink Lady apples, they are a healthy option, too!

Healthy Bunnies

Healthy Easter Bunnies


Check out our Easter gift guide… something for all the family!

A rabbit on an Easter cake

Needing some Easter gift inspiration? We’ve picked out some truly mouthwatering chocolate and much more, from bargain to luxury… take a look now! And don’t miss more mouthwatering recipes each week inside the pages of My Weekly. On sale every Tuesday!

Allison Hay

I joined the My Weekly team ten years ago, and I love the variety of topics we cover both online and in the magazine. I manage the digital content for the brand, sharing features and information on the website, social media and in our digital newsletters. I also work for Your Best Ever Christmas - perfect as it's my favourite time of year!