Fun to make, even more fun to eat

 

1. Chocolate nests

We’re loving these Easter birds’ nests. Easy enough for you and the kids to make together – and they also make brilliant Easter gifts.

 

2. Thank you cookies

Want to say thank you to someone special – or maybe you think you deserve a little pat on the back? Give these treats as a sign of gratitude this Easter.

 

3. Apple and blackberry flapjacks

Packed full of oats with a wicked berry kick, these flapjacks are ideal for taking on family outings.

 

4. Oaty banana mini muffins

Don’t let these innocent little muffins fool you – they’re extremely moreish! Due to their size, they make the perfect portable snack. 

 

5. Gingerbread men

A baking classic and firm favourite of the ginger-loving among us. Decorate with pastel-coloured icing for added fun.

 

6. Lemon butterfly cakes

Float away with the taste of these light, zingy cakes of goodness. Just try not to fight over who gets to lick the bowl...

 

7. Jam tarts with berries

Add a fresh berry twist to a much loved classic. Easy to make and perfect to accompany a spot of afternoon tea.

 

8. Vanilla and chocolate love heart biscuits

Do you love anyone enough to give them your last vanilla and chocolate love heart biscuit? With this recipe it’s a dilemma that you’ll never have to face, as you can just bake some more.

 

9. Pancakes with banana ice cream

Who said that pancakes are just for Pancake Day? These flipping great crêpes are just too good to enjoy only once a year. With their delicious banana ice cream filling, you’ll be back for seconds.

 

10. Easter cupcakes

As if an occasion was ever needed as an excuse to make or eat cupcakes – but, just in case you do, give these Easter-themed beauties a try.

 

11. Hot cross scones

You’ve tried hot cross buns, now find out what happens when you mix two Great British classics together.