35 Delicious Easter Recipe Ideas

35 Delicious Easter Recipe Ideas

Are you and your loved ones gathering together for an Easter Sunday meal? We have come up with 35 Easter Recipe Ideas to help you finalize your menu!

On this list of Easter recipe ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There’s a little something for everyone. We have also thrown in a few recipes for your vegetarian friends and family.

Grab your list and scroll through to find that missing dish you want to share with your family and friends this year!

We hope one of these Easter Recipe Ideas makes it to your table next weekend.

Happy Easter Friends!

Easter Breakfast Recipes:

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Blueberry Stuffed Croissant French Toast:

Buttery, flaky croissants stuffed with blueberry cream cheese, drenched in warm maple syrup.

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Carrot Cake Muffins:

Lightly spiced, topped with cream cheese frosting, and chopped walnuts or pecans.

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Cinnamon Roll Muffins:

Gooey sweet cinnamony goodness of a cinnamon roll without the work! Easy and yummy!

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Savory Bread Pudding With Ham Asparagus and Mushrooms:

A savory bread pudding, loaded with smoked Virginia ham, fresh asparagus, portobello mushrooms, Gruyere cheese, and croissants soaked in rich creamy custard.

Easter Appetizer Recipes:

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Zesty Cheese Stuffed Mini Peppers:

Mini peppers stuffed with two kinds of cheese, lime zest, cumin, and garlic powder.

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Salmon Spread:

A quick and easy appetizer made with cream cheese, smoked salmon, fresh herbs, lemon juice, Worcestershire and hot sauce.

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Bacon Wrapped Crab Stuffed Shrimp:

Rich crab meat packed around jumbo shrimp, wrapped in smoky bacon.

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Prosciutto Wrapped Goat Cheese Stuffed Dates:

Medjool dates stuffed with creamy goat cheese, pecans and fresh thyme, wrapped in prosciutto.

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Squash Goat Cheese Tartlets:

Bite-size pastry cups filled with squash and goat cheese.

Easter Side Dish Recipes:

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Parmesan Smashed Potatoes:

Baby Yukon Gold Potatoes smashed and baked with herbs and Parmesan cheese.

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Squash Casserole:

A great southern side dish for any holiday, potluck or get-togethers all year round.

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Potatoes Au Gratin:

Tender potato slices laced with sweet onions and garlic smothered in a creamy cheese sauce.

On this list of Easter Recipe Ideas are breakfast, appetizers, main courses, and even desserts. There's a little something for everyone!

Individual Cauliflower Gratin:

Light, healthy, and low-carb baked in a creamy cheese sauce with a crunchy breadcrumb and cheese topping.

This BACON mac and cheese is not your ordinary macaroni and cheese! This mac and cheese is made with three cheeses, and crispy bacon for added flavor. OMG! | TheMountainKitchen.com

BACON Mac and Cheese:

Made with three kinds of cheese, and crispy bacon for added flavor.

sliced peanut butter bread

Peanut Butter Bread:

Made with only 5 ingredients, this is a nutrient-dense, and easy to make bread. It is low-carb, grain-free, sugar-free, dairy-free, gluten-free but oh so good!

Easter Main Dishe Recipes:

There is nothing like a well-seasoned pork roast, pan-seared with herbs and garlic then oven-roasted to perfection. Fresh sage, rosemary, garlic and olive oil lends the meat an subtle earthy herb-infused flavor with a pan-seared crunchy crust. It's amazing! | TheMountainKitchen.com

Incredibly Tender Roasted Pork With Sage Rosemary and Garlic:

A well-seasoned incredibly tender pork roast, pan-seared with herbs and garlic oven-roasted to perfection.

With only a few minutes of prep, this deliciously healthy roasted pork tenderloin with sage and thyme can turn into gourmet meal in under an hour!

Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Mushrooms, Sage & Thyme:

Pork tenderloin with mushrooms, sage, and thyme can turn into a gourmet meal in under an hour!

These saucy crock-pot chicken salad lettuce wraps are light lean and a tasty way to spice up your next lunch. They come together quickly and are delicious!

Saucy Crock-Pot Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps:

Light lean and a tasty way to spice up your next lunch. They come together quickly and are delicious!

Inspired by Julia child, this Chicken À L’Orange uses a sweet and savory chicken roasted with shallots and basted with a rosemary, orange marmalade glaze. | TheMountainKitchen.com

Chicken À L’Orange:

A sweet and savory chicken roasted with shallots and basted with a rosemary, orange marmalade glaze.

Easter Recipes From the Grill or Smoker:

David's 10 steps to succulent smoked BBQ pork picnic shoulder. By following these steps, you will have perfectly cooked meat that's tender, moist and juicy. | TheMountainKitchen.com

Smoked Pork Picnic Shoulder:

Follow David’s 10 steps and you will have perfectly cooked meat that’s tender, moist and juicy.

With very little effort required, this pecan applewood smoked turkey breast is rubbed with a simple poultry seasoning, smoked over a pan of cranberry infused water for a moist smoking environment, with smoky coals, pecan wood chunks, and wet applewood chips. Tender, juicy turkey like no other! | TheMountainKitchen.com

Pecan Applewood Smoked Turkey Breast:

Rubbed with a simple poultry seasoning, smoked over a pan of cranberry infused water for a moist smoking environment, with smoky coals, pecan wood chunks, and wet applewood chips.

the finished smoked pork loin

Bacon Wrapped Hickory-Smoked Pork Loin:

Tender slightly spicy bacon wrapped hickory-smoked pork loin smothered in tangy barbecue sauce. This may be the best pork recipe ever!

Juicy meat, crispy skin, even cooking and awesome flavor are just a few ways that describe this grilled spatchcocked chicken. An easy way to grill chicken!

Spatchcocked Chicken Under Bricks:

Juicy meat, crispy skin, evenly cooked with awesome flavor. Just a few ways that describe this grilled spatchcocked chicken. An easy way to grill chicken!

This smoked chuck roast is cheaper than prime rib, easier to get along with than brisket and it is a whole lot easier to come by in the grocery store. | TheMountainKitchen.com

Smoked Chuck Roast:

This smoked chuck roast is cheaper than prime rib, easier to get along with than brisket and it is a whole lot easier to come by in the grocery store.

Easter Vegetarian Recipes:

Classic Cream of Asparagus Soup:

This classic cream of asparagus soup is velvety smooth, mild with the gentle flavor of lemon and a hint of nutmeg, that take just minutes to make.

Healthy mushroom pot pies have the comfort of traditional pot pies without all the calories. Mushrooms smothered in cauliflower sauce with flaky crust. Yum!

Healthy Mushroom Pot Pies With Cauliflower Sauce:

Healthy mushroom pot pies have the comfort of traditional pot pies without all the calories. Mushrooms smothered in cauliflower sauce with a flaky crust. Yum!

a dripping spoon of soup with the mountains in the background

Mushroom Spinach Soup:

Ready in just 30 minutes, mushroom spinach soup combines garlic, onions, and herbs with earthy mushrooms and wilted spinach contrasted with crunchy croutons.

A quick and easy vegetarian meal, these amazing rice cakes are like mini cheesy broccoli and rice casseroles in a convenient bite-sized little cake. Yum! | TheMountainKitchen.com

Broccoli Cheddar Wild Rice Cakes:

A quick and easy vegetarian meal, these amazing rice cakes are like mini cheesy broccoli and rice casseroles in a convenient bite-sized little cake. Yum!

Tortellini with broccoli and sun-dried tomatoes

Tortellini With Broccoli and Sun-Dried Tomatoes:

A simple vegetarian pasta dish that comes together quickly for a hearty and healthy meal in no time.

Easter Dessert Recipes:

Decadent, quick and easy to make, these Peanut butter eggs are made using only 5 ingredients, making them the best no-bake Easter treat ever! If you love the irresistible chocolate and peanut butter combination, you will love these dense, peanut-buttery confections dipped in chocolate. | TheMountainKitchen.com

5-Ingredient Peanut Butter Eggs:

Decadent, quick and easy to make, these Peanut Butter Eggs are made using only 5 ingredients, making them the best no-bake Easter treat ever!

chocolate mousse spooned up with the mountains in the background

Chocolate Mousse:

Rich and velvety smooth chocolate mousse is prepared in the classic French way using both whipped cream and egg whites but simplifies the process.

The Loder’s Zucchini bread is easy to make, perfectly spiced with the perfect balance of sweetness and spice. This zucchini bread is deliciously addictive!

Loder’s Zucchini Bread:

Easy to make, perfectly spiced with the perfect balance of sweetness and spice. This zucchini bread is deliciously addictive!

Homemade Tiramisu is a cake with layers of coffee flavored ladyfingers divided by a fluffy custard of Mascarpone cheese, topped with chocolate and cocoa. | TheMountainKitchen.com

Homemade Tiramisu:

A cake with layers of coffee flavored ladyfingers divided by a fluffy custard of Mascarpone cheese, topped with chocolate and cocoa. 

Rich, thick and sinfully indulgent, this Reese's Peanut Butter Cheesecake has a cookie crust with creamy peanut butter cups topped with a chocolate ganache. | TheMountainKitchen.com

Reese’s Cheesecake:

Rich, thick and sinfully indulgent, this Reese’s Peanut Butter Cheesecake has a cookie crust with creamy peanut butter cups topped with a chocolate ganache. 

The sweetness of the carrots, the warmth of the cinnamon and ginger wrapped in a cream cheese frosting with pecans makes this the ultimate carrot cake!

Ultimate Carrot Cake:

The sweetness of the carrots, the warmth of the cinnamon and ginger wrapped in a cream cheese frosting with pecans makes this the ultimate carrot cake!

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