Easter recipes

Easter recipes for a perfect bank holiday, including Easter menus, Easter cakes and biscuits, hot cross buns and how to decorate chocolate Easter eggs.

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  • Roast dinner classics

    Roast dinner classics

    Make the ultimate roast dinner on Easter Sunday with our best picks, including slow roast lamb in sloe gin

  • Cocktails

    Cocktails

    Relax with a cocktail over the bank holiday weekend, like this homemade lemonade spiked with tequila

  • Vegetarian entertaining

    Vegetarian entertaining

    Having vegetarians over for the Easter Sunday? Take a look at our impressive meat-free recipes first

  • Bank holiday cooking

    Bank holiday cooking

    Make the most fo the Easter break by taking your time in the kitchen with our bank holiday recipes

  • Party food

    Party food

    Feeding a crowd? Keep it simple with our quick and easy party food recipes to share, including Thai pork skewers

  • Easter quiz

    Easter quiz

    Why do we have Easter eggs? What were they originally made from? Test your Easter knowledge

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