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50 Easter Recipes

50 tried and true Easter Recipes to grace your holiday table! Whether you need an appetizer for a potluck or you have to whip up an entire meal, all the recipe inspiration you need is right here!


Easter is right around the corner! I always look forward to this special holiday. Glazed Ham is usually the main dish at our Easter dinner, and of course, my favorite Pineapple Casserole and Dinner Rolls! Today I am sharing 50 of the best recipes to make for your Easter celebrations! All of these recipes are guaranteed winners and would be fantastic at your Easter meal!

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There is something for everyone here! Cheeseballs, hams, breads, side dishes galore and you can’t forget dessert! To me, it is not Easter without my Deviled Eggs. People will revolt if I don’t make them! And, if you have any leftover ham, be sure to see my post for Leftover Ham recipes.

Click on any recipe below and it will take you right to the recipe. Each recipe has step-by-step photos and printable recipe cards. Most recipes even have videos. Everything you need to make sure your meal turns out perfect!

Presbyterian Punch in punch glasses

Presbyterian Punch (Sherbet Punch)

Presbyterian Punch is the best party punch go-to recipe. Sherbet, lemon-lime soda, orange juice, pineapple juice and frozen limeade!

Easy Sparkling Strawberry Punch (non-alcoholic)

Sparkling Strawberry Punch (+Video)

Sparkling Strawberry Punch is a delicious non-alcoholic punch drink recipe. Or add in a bit of rum for a more "adult" drink!

Southern Strawberry Sweet Iced Tea recipe from The Country Cook

Strawberry Sweet Tea

This Strawberry Sweet Tea recipe is made with freshly brewed tea, fresh strawberries and a touch of sweetness. The perfect summertime drink!

The best deviled eggs shown close up on a wooden board with parsley on the side.

Deviled Eggs

These classic deviled eggs are a must serve every holiday or cookout. Plus, tips on how to make the perfect hardboiled egg every time!

An Easter Carrot Cheeseball on a platter with crackers and other dippables around it.

Easter Carrot Cheeseball

This adorable Easter carrot shaped cheeseball is oh so simple and oh so delicious! Perfect for all of your festivities!

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Bunny Butt Funfetti Dip

Make your own sweet Bunny Butt Funfetti Dip with this simple, adorable Easter dip recipe.

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Hot Cross Buns (with chocolate chips)

This Easter Hot Cross Buns recipe is even better than the traditional one. The mini chocolate chips add a touch of sweetness in each bite!

The Best Pineapple Cheeseball

Pineapple Cheeseball (+Video)

This Pineapple Cheeseball is always a hit at parties. Crushed pineapple, cream cheese, green pepper, shallot and chopped pecans!

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Cheddar Bacon Celery Sticks (+Video)

A fun and easy snack or appetizer for young and old alike, these Cheddar Bacon Celery Sticks are so unbelievably delicious and whip up in no time!

Pineapple Fluff recipe.

Pineapple Fluff (+Video)

This Pineapple Fluff recipe is a no-bake dessert recipe with Cool Whip, pineapple, marshmallows, instant pudding, pecans and coconut. Light and refreshing!

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The Best Fruit Salad

This fruit salad tastes just like summer! With a variety of juicy, fresh fruits and an amazing honey lime dressing, it will be the star of your summer BBQ!

Brown Sugar Glazed Ham recipe from The Country Cook.

Brown Sugar Glazed Ham

Cooked to perfection, this Brown Sugar Glazed ham is full of flavor! Brushed with a thick glaze, this ham is a foolproof recipe that comes out so tender!

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Slow Cooker Ham

This Slow Cooker Boneless Ham is an easy meal that is great for holidays or weeknights. This ham comes out so tender and the tasty glaze makes it over the top delicious!

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Apple Cider Glazed Ham

Deliciously spiced, sweet and tasty, this Apple Cider Glazed Ham is an amazing holiday recipe that is super easy to make!

The Best Instant Pot Ham recipe

Instant Pot Ham

Instant Pot Bone-In Ham is an easy, moist, flavorful recipe. All that is needed is ham, brown sugar, pineapple juice and ground cloves.

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Lamb Chops

A deliciously elegant (and easy) dinner, these Lamb Chops look impressive, taste amazing and are a fabulous dinner all year round!

Easy Butter Dip Buttermilk Biscuits recipe

Butter Dip Biscuits (+Video)

Butter Dip Buttermilk Biscuits (also called Butter Swim Biscuits) are the easiest homemade biscuits. No biscuit cutter needed! Thick, fluffy and buttery!

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Cornbread Muffins

Tender and sweet homemade Cornbread Muffins that are ready in under 30 minutes!

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2-Ingredient Cream Biscuits (+Video)

These 2-Ingredient Cream Biscuits are the easiest, fluffiest homemade biscuits ever! Just self rising flour and heavy cream with melted butter on top!

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Homemade Dinner Rolls (+Video)

These Homemade Dinner Rolls are so light, fluffy and buttery! A delicious bread recipe that is a great accompaniment to any meal!

A colorful bowl of broccoli cauliflower salad.

Broccoli Cauliflower Salad (+Video)

Broccoli Cauliflower Salad is packed with veggies, bacon, onions, sunflower seeds and other delicious ingredients all tossed in an easy, creamy homemade dressing!

A bowl of ham and pea salad.

Pea Salad (+Video)

Made with just a few pantry staple ingredients, this flavorful Pea Salad with Ham is the perfect dish to bring a potluck or complete your meal!

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Marinated Green Bean Salad

With fresh ingredients and a delicious homemade dressing, this Marinated Green Bean Salad is the perfect side dish to any summertime meal.

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Slow Cooker Green Beans

Tender, juicy, flavorful green beans made in the slow cooker.

Crock Pot Million Dollar Mashed Potatoes (+Video)

Homemade Crock Pot Million Dollar Mashed Potatoes come out so creamy, fluffy and absolutely delicious! Russet potatoes, butter and cream cheese!

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Squash Casserole (+Video)

Tender yellow squash casserole is creamy, cheesy, buttery, and simple to make.

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Southern Fried Okra

A delicious southern staple, this Fried Okra is a classic recipe that comes together in less than 20 minutes. The perfect side dish to any southern meal!

Funeral Potatoes recipe from The Country Cook

Funeral Potatoes (+Video)

Funeral Potatoes are creamy, cheesy potatoes with a crunchy, buttery topping. They are comfort food to the max that everyone loves!

Collard Greens with ham in a speckled white and blue bowls with a copper spoon in the background

Collard Greens with Ham Bone

This Collard Greens with Ham Bone recipe is a classic southern side dish that is so simple to make and works great with leftover ham.

Homemade Scalloped Potatoes recipe

The Best Scalloped Potatoes

This recipe for The Best Scalloped Potatoes is truly exceptional! Thinly sliced gold potatoes with a creamy garlic smoked gouda cheese sauce.

The Best Potato Salad recipe

The Best Potato Salad (+Video)

This Potato Salad recipe will have everyone begging for the recipe! Creamy, flavorful and easy to make – this will be the hit of the BBQ!

No Boil Homemade Macaroni and Cheese

No-Boil Homemade Macaroni and Cheese

Homemade No-Boil Macaroni and Cheese! The easiest, creamiest homemade macaroni and cheese ever. No boiling the noodles first!

Crock Pot Mac and Cheese recipe.

Crock Pot Mac and Cheese (+Video)

Crock Pot Mac and Cheese is a creamy, cheesy and easy macaroni and cheese recipe that is always a hit!

Southern Pineapple Casserole

Southern Pineapple Casserole (+Video)

Southern Pineapple Casserole is a classic southern side dish. Pineapple, crackers and cheese sound like a weird combination but it tastes amazing!

Maple Glazed Carrots

Maple Glazed Carrots (+Video)

Maple Glazed Carrots recipe has 4 ingredients and it comes together quickly. Butter, brown sugar and maple syrup make the most amazing glaze!

Carrot Salad recipe from The Country Cook.

Carrot Salad (+Video)

This classic Carrot Salad recipe is just like the one at Chick-fil-A. Freshly grated carrots, raisins, pineapple tidbits and dressing!

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Honey Glazed Carrots

These honey glazed carrots come together in under 20 minutes, making them an ideal side dish on any busy night!

The Best Banana Pudding recipe from The Country Cook

The Best Banana Pudding (+Video)

This Banana Pudding is a no-cook pudding recipe made with sweetened condensed milk, cream cheese and pudding, fresh bananas and Nilla wafers!

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Carrot Cake Loaf

This Carrot Cake Loaf is an easy and tasty recipe with simple ingredients. Full of flavor from the spices and topped off with a cream cheese frosting, this is the perfect treat to bake up anytime!

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Easter Banana Pudding Cups

A yummy no-bake Easter dessert that's layered with pudding, cookies, and whipped cream.

A plate with a stack of Carrot Cake Cookies.

Carrot Cake Cookies

These Carrot Cake Cookies are perfect for the Easter holiday. With a chewy, thick texture, creamy frosting, and crunchy nuts, they're absolutely divine!

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Carrot Bundt Cake

An easy, moist and delicious Carrot Bundt Cake, perfect for any occasion, with a rich and flavorful blend of cinnamon, nutmeg, and cream cheese frosting!

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Carrot Poke Cake (+Video)

Carrot Poke Cake starts with a boxed carrot cake mix that is then poked with a cheesecake pudding, topped with whipped cream, and sprinkled with graham crackers!


Southern Ambrosia Salad (+Video)

Southern Ambrosia Salad is a must-have at any gathering. Whipped topping, pineapple, grapes, mandarin oranges, maraschino cherries and sweetened coconut flakes!

Coconut Poke Cake recipe.

Coconut Cream Poke Cake (+Video)

Coconut Cream Poke Cake starts with a boxed cake mix and is covered with a creamy and sweet cream of coconut filling and a coconut topping!

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Homemade Easter Egg Brownies

These Homemade Easter Egg Brownies are studded and topped with mini Cadbury eggs. A deliciously homemade brownie recipe that everyone will love!

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Easter Egg Cupcakes

If you are looking for a cute and easy Easter project to do with the kids these Easter Egg Cupcakes are tasty, beautiful and seriously fun!

Easter Bunny Poke Cake

Easter Bunny Poke Cake

This Easter Bunny Poke Cake is poked with Jell-O, topped with a fun whipped "grass" frosting and topped with bunny Peeps and Cadbury eggs. A fun, flavorful Easter cake!

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Cadbury Mini Egg Cheesecake

This Cadbury Mini Egg Cheesecake has the perfect homemade crust with a luscious cheesecake filling and a chocolate topping with mini Cadbury eggs!

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Easter Surprise Cookies

Colorful, easy and super fun, these Easter Surprise Cookies are a tasty, bright cookie shaped like an egg that are perfect for the special holiday.

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Swirled Easter Cake with Buttercream Frosting

A fun and colorful cake, this Swirled Easter Cake is a doctored up cake mix with a homemade buttercream frosting that is perfection!

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Easter Egg Oreo Truffles

A tasty twist to a classic treat, these Easter Egg Oreo Truffles are a fun, easy and colorful recipe that are perfect for your Easter gatherings!

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Easter Bunny Rice Krispies Treats

These Easter Bunny Rice Krispies Treats are not only delicious but absolutely adorable! They are so festive and perfect as homemade treats in Easter baskets!

A stack of Easter Blondies.

Easter Blondies

These fun Easter Blondies are ready in under an hour and a tasty Easter treat. With pretty pastel colored M&M's, these treats are adorable!

A slice of No Bake Coconut Cream Pie on a plate.

No Bake Coconut Cream Pie

If you're looking for a luscious and creamy pie that everyone is sure to love, this No Bake Coconut Cream Pie is it! Plus it only needs 10 minutes of prep!

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Old Fashioned Bread Pudding (+Video)

A classic recipe, this Old Fashioned Bread Pudding is easily made with chunks of French bread coated in a deliciously spiced custard! Perfect for a dessert, breakfast or brunch!

Crock Pot Coconut Rice Pudding

Crock Pot Coconut Rice Pudding (+Video)

This Crock Pot Coconut Rice Pudding is a rich and creamy dessert made with milk, rice, cinnamon, cream of coconut and vanilla.

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Frozen Fruit Salad (+Video)

Enjoy the sweet and creamy taste of a classic Frozen Fruit Salad made with only a handful of ingredients and ready in just 15 minutes! The perfect no-bake summer dessert!

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