Hop into Spring with These 10+ Must-Try Easter Recipes

03/29/2018

By: Kayla Brown

 

Whether you plan your recipes out days before, or procrastinate and wind up searching the web for the perfect dishes – these 10 recipes are sure to make your Easter a little brighter this year. From delectable desserts, to savory side dishes, to treats the kids will enjoy, this list has everything you’ll need to add a little Easter joy to your menu!

 

Appetizers

Easter Deviled Egg Chicks

 

These adorable little deviled egg chicks are simple to make, and add some Easter fun to your celebration. Not only are they cute – but they’re so delicious that they may not last long – so be sure to make some extras for yourself!

 

The Best Holiday Mashed Potatoes

 

Mashed potatoes are a staple around any holiday table. Loved by many and hated by, well, no one – these potatoes are buttery, creamy, and fluffy! Pretty much all the things you’re looking for in Easter potatoes. 

 

Honey-Maple Roasted Baby Carrots

 

If you don’t have many side dish ideas this Easter, consider adding these little guys to your menu! We’ll admit – we’re not crazy about carrots. But with just a few simple ingredients you already have in your kitchen, you can turn a very ordinary vegetable into a stunningly flavorful side dish!

 

Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes with Bacon, Pecans and Caramelized Onions

 

No disrespect to grandma's recipe, but marshmallows aren’t really a gastronomical treat in this day and age.  Mixing sweet, salty, crunchy and tart…now you that’s a side that is sure to impress! 

 

 

Entrées

Hot ‘N’ Sassy Pork Shoulder

 

If you love spice and you love pork, look no further because this awesome Easter entrée is for you!  Using some simple ingredients that are found in almost every kitchen, this is perfect for those of your looking for last minute Easter recipes!

 

Bourbon Glazed Salmon

 

Looking for an Easter entrée that isn’t all about pork? This salmon is light on the waistline and still just as finger-licking good as any pork roast or baked ham! Serve recipe with rice and your favorite green vegetable for healthy and wonderful Easter dish.

 

Maple Glazed Pork Shank with Roasted Sweet Potatoes

 

Want a delicious pork shank for your friends and loved ones, but don’t really want the mess that comes with it? Our Swiss Diamond Nonstick Roasters make this recipe so much easier to deal with! While this recipe is a little work, it’s totally worth the effort – and you’ll be proud to serve this entrée for Easter.

 

Simple Baked Ham

 

We have tons of inquiries about how to cook the perfect ham.  While we know that's up for interpretation and personal taste, here is what we’d like to see on your table this Easter holiday.

 

 

Desserts

Carrot Cake with Cinnamon Glaze and Cream Cheese Icing

 

Yes, vegetables can make for absolutely delicious desserts. Your Easter feast may be filled with chocolates and candy, but this Carrot Cake recipe is sure to be a favorite.

 

Elderflower Bundt Cake with Lime Glaze Frosting

 

Used to naturally treat asthma, allergies, and to strengthen the immune system, elderflower is not only delicious – but great for you as well! Elderflower syrup has a fresh, floral aroma. Its fruity, sweet taste features accents of grapefruit and honeysuckle, making this elderflower cake perfect for your Easter dessert table.

 

Chai Spiced Apple Clafoutis

 

If you’re looking for a simpler Easter dessert, this French-inspired Chai Spiced Apple Clafoutis proves that less is really more. Light and elegant, this recipe stands out due to the wonderful Chai spice mix. If you’re pressed for time and can’t order the spice mix – you can actually make it yourself by combining ginger, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, cardamom and a little black pepper.

 

Heathier Key Lime Pie

 

White sugar and white flour can cause a tremendous amount of inflammation. And who wants to feel like that Easter weekend?! Just be sure not to tell your guests how healthy it is, so they continue to love it as much as we do!

 

 

Which Easter recipe are you the most excited to try out this year? Be sure to follow us on social media to keep up with more amazing Swiss Diamond recipes!

 

 

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