Looking for something extra special to serve after Easter dinner? Look no further! Here are some of the best Easter dessert recipes to wow your family and friends.

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Our Best Easter Dessert Recipes

When I think of Easter desserts, I think of bright and springy colors, fresh flavors, and a beautiful presentation. From my pink Easter Poke Cake to lemon bars, lemon meringue pie, and coconut macaroon nests, you’re sure to find something that will make a memorably sweet ending to this year’s Easter meal.

1. Easter Poke Cake

My pretty in pink Easter Poke Cake is a wonderful way to end your Easter dinner. Decorate it with pastel sprinkles for a festive touch.

A slice of Easter poke cake topped with sprinkles on a plate.
Easter Poke Cake
This Easter Poke Cake is an easy Easter dessert that will wow your guests! It’s moist, delicious, and full of pretty pastel colors.
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2. Carrot Cake Cupcakes With Cream Cheese Frosting

If you can get the Easter bunny to stay for dessert, chances are he’ll love these luscious carrot cake cupcakes topped with tangy homemade cream cheese frosting!

Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting
Guaranteed to be moist and delicious, this homemade from scratch Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting recipe is sure to be a winner!
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3. Rice Krispies Hidden Surprise Egg Treats

Who are we kidding? These cute rice krispies “eggs” with chocolate aren’t just for kids! Friends and family members of all ages will love this Easter-inspired treat.

Rice Krispies Hidden Surprise Egg Treats
These sweet Rice Krispies Hidden Surprise Easter Egg Treats are part craft, part yummy Easter treat! Get the kids involved to make these cute and fun cookie-candy bites.
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4. Strawberry Icebox Cake

When I think spring I think strawberries, and I love to use strawberries in my seasonal desserts. This strawberry icebox cake is a fun no-bake treat. Plus, it’s super easy to put together so you can focus on preparing your Easter ham.

Strawberry Icebox Cake
You’re only three ingredients away from the perfect strawberry icebox cake! Layer Cool Whip, strawberries, and graham crackers and pop it in the fridge for the most magical no-bake dessert!
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5. Coconut Cake

Need a dessert for a big Easter gathering? My moist and rich coconut sheet cake bakes up in a 9×13 inch pan to make plenty of servings for everyone. Sprinkle it with shredded coconut for even more coconut flavor!

Coconut Cake
This classic coconut cake is an old-fashioned sheet cake made in a 9×13 inch pan. Making moist, rich coconut cake from scratch is super easy!
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6. Zucchini Carrot Bars with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting

A twist on a traditional carrot cake, these zucchini carrot bars are easy to handle and topped with a zingy lemon cream cheese frosting. Plus, veggies are tucked in the batter for even more flavor and texture and added nutrients, too.

Zucchini Carrot Bars with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting
These easy Zucchini Carrot Bars are the best way to eat your veggies! You'll love the bright, lemony cream cheese frosting, too!
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7. Hummingbird Cake

This traditional Southern cake is packed with banana, pineapple, and chopped pecans for incredible flavor and texture. It’s filled and frosted with a sweet and tangy cream cheese frosting.

Hummingbird Cake
A hummingbird cake is a traditional Southern cake that is incredibly moist and flavorful. It's perfect for every special occasion!
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8. Coconut Cream Cake

This luscious coconut cream cake could not be easier to make. To help with prep, it uses a box cake mix and is topped with Cool Whip and sweetened shredded coconut. It will become a staple in your lineup of Easter dessert recipes.

Coconut Cream Cake
This vintage cake uses a box cake mix as the base – to keep it easy! It is then filled with cream of coconut and topped with Cool Whip and sweetened shredded coconut. It's one of the best easy cake recipes I know!!
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9. Lemon Bundt Cake

I love lemony desserts, and they feel just right at Easter time. The perfect recipe to the occasion, my lemon bundt cake is a pretty cake filled with bright and tart lemon flavors. Then, we top it with a drizzle of lemon glaze for an extra punch of citrus flavor.

Lemon Bundt Cake
This Lemon Pound Cake is the perfect way to brighten any day! It’s dense, buttery, and full of fresh citrus flavor. 
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10. Lemon Cookies

For a simple Easter dessert, try these lemon cookies served with a side of vanilla ice cream or just a cup of tea. They’re made with boxed cake mix, meaning they come together in minutes yet taste like you were baking all day.

Lemon Cookies
You're going to love these easy-to-make cake mix Lemon Cookies that are drizzled with a simple, sweet homemade glaze!
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11. Lemon Bars

Lemon bars are a classic on the list of Easter dessert recipes for good reason. Buttery shortbread and a zingy lemon just go together so well. It’s impossible to eat just one!

Lemon Bars
These old-fashioned lemon bars pair a buttery shortbread crust with a sweet-and-tangy lemon filling and a dusting of powdered sugar. You can’t go wrong with this classic lemon dessert!
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12. Lemon Meringue Pie

Another classic lemon dessert, lemon meringue pie is a wonderful way to end Easter dinner. Our from-scratch recipe tops a sweet, tart lemon filling with fluffy meringue and is big on citrus flavor.

Lemon Meringue Pie
Here’s how to make lemon meringue pie from scratch, with a bright, creamy lemon filling and a cloud-like meringue topping. It’s as beautiful as it is delicious!
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13. Coconut Macaroon Nests

Your Easter dessert will be extra memorable if you serve this sweet little dessert. Mini eggs are nestled on top of dark chocolate and placed inside adorable macaroon cookie nests. The whole family loves these!

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Coconut Macaroon Nests
If you're looking for a wonderful Easter treat, these Coconut Macaroon Nests are easy and adorable! These little bites are filled with dark chocolate and topped with mini eggs.
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14. The Best Banana Cake

Another sheet pan winner, this banana cake is the perfect way to celebrate the holiday. Topped with a tangy, rich frosting, every bite is sweet, tender, and oh-so satisfying.

Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting is perfect for a party, celebration—or just because! The tangy, rich frosting is oh-so-perfect with the sweet banana cake.
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15. Chocolate Cream Pie

I’ve got to include at least one chocolate recipe, and this chocolate cream pie fits the bill. It’s super easy to make, too, with a pre-made crust, instant chocolate pudding, and whipped topping.

Chocolate Cream Pie in pie plate
Chocolate Cream Pie
Made with a pre-made crust, instant chocolate pudding, and whipped topping this Chocolate Cream Pie recipe is a chocolate lover's dream!
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16. No-Bake Cheesecake

Try our no-bake cheesecake recipe when you want a crowd-pleasing Easter dessert that’s a breeze to make. Using ingredients like cream cheese, cool whip, and a graham cracker crust, this dessert comes together in less than 20 minutes.

how to make non bake cheesecake
No-Bake Cheesecake
No-Bake Cheesecake is the perfect quick and easy, no-bake dessert! Made with light, simple ingredients—cream cheese, cool whip, sour cream, and sugar—this no-bake Cheesecake guarantees to be a hit!
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17. Lemon Drop Cupcakes

From-scratch lemon cupcakes are a sweet take on the Lemon Drop Martini. We’re not saying you have to serve a Lemon Drop with these cupcakes, but we definitely recommend it!

This Lemon Drop Cupcake, inspired by a Lemon Drop Martini, is light, refreshing and can be made with or without alcohol. It's up to you!
Lemon Drop Cupcakes
Check out this easy Lemon Drop Cupcake recipe that is made from scratch inspired by the Lemon Drop Martini. Be sure to make a Lemon Drop Martini to go along with it! You’re gonna love it!
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18. Blueberry Bundt

Another fruit-infused dessert, this blueberry bundt cake features a gorgeous blue color to bring a colorful touch to your dessert table. It’s made with sour cream and is bursting with fresh, juicy blueberries for a festive, springtime touch.

Blueberry Bundt cake
This Blueberry Bundt Cake recipe is an easy, super moist, and tender bundt cake made with sour cream and bursting with fresh blueberries!
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19. Carrot Cake Cookies

If you don’t feel like going full out with a carrot cake, make the next best thing with these carrot cake cookies. The little bite-sized treats have everything you love about carrot cake, in the form of a handheld, easy to make cookie!

Frosted carrot cake cookies on a wire rack.
Carrot Cake Cookies
Carrot cake cookies are the perfect bite-sized treat when you're in the mood for carrot cake!
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20. Pink Velvet Cake

Embrace those spring Easter pastel colors with this pink velvet cake. The pink velvet cake tastes very similar to its cousin, the red velvet cake. It’s slightly tangy, very moist, and has the perfect amount of sweetness.

A slice of double layer pink velvet cake with buttercream frosting.
Pink Velvet Cake
Pink velvet cake is sweet, a little bit tangy, and the prettiest pink cake you'll ever make! It's perfect for Valentine’s Day, a pink-themed birthday party, or a baby shower. 
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21. Strawberry Crunch Poke Cake

The bright colors on this strawberry crunch poke cake almost make it too pretty to eat. The strawberry red goes great with our Easter theme, making it a perfect springtime treat.

A slice of strawberry crunch poke cake on a plate.
Strawberry Crunch Poke Cake
This pretty in pink Strawberry Crunch Poke Cake is a gorgeous spring dessert that's luscious with strawberries and topped with fluffy Cool Whip frosting and crunchy Golden Oreos.
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22. Coconut Cream Cupcakes with Homemade Buttercream Frosting

Looking for a dessert to contribute to the festivities? These coconut cream cupcakes are just what you need! Made with a cake mix base, they’re a quick, easy, crowd-pleasing recipe.

Coconut Cream Cupcakes with Homemade Buttercream Frosting
Coconut Cream Cupcakes with Homemade Buttercream Frosting
Check out these semi-homemade Coconut Cream Cupcakes! Made from a doctored up cake mix and topped with homemade buttercream frosting…easy AND delicious!
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23. Pineapple Angel Food Cake

Dessert doesn’t have to be overly complicated when it comes to Easter. This sweet pineapple angle food cake proves it. With just two ingredients needed, the cake comes together in no time!

Pineapple Angel Food Cake
You only need 2 ingredients to make this fruity and sweet pineapple angel food cake. Top with Cool Whip for a summertime easy dessert favorite!
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24. Easter Chocolate Covered Strawberries

These chocolate-covered strawberries may look like carrots, but they’re made with sweet chocolate and fresh strawberries for indulgent flavor. Made with orange candy melts, they’re easy to prepare and are always a hit!

Easter Chocolate Covered Strawberries
Easter Chocolate Covered Strawberries
These Chocolate Covered Strawberries are dipped and drizzled in orange candy melts to look like adorable little carrots for Easter!
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25. Jelly Bean Sugar Cookies

Bookmark this recipe for after the Easter holiday when you have all of those extra Easter jelly beans lying around. The sweet jelly beans are the perfect pairing for soft drop sugar cookies.

Jelly Bean Sugar Cookies
Jelly Bean Sugar Cookies
Make a batch of jelly bean sugar cookies for Easter dessert! These deliciously soft drop sugar cookies are filled with jelly beans.
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26. Pineapple Upside Down Dump Cake

An easy take on classic pineapple upside down cake, this dump cake variation couldn’t get any easier to make. Just combine all the ingredients, and bake. You’ll have a sweet, fruity treat in minutes!

Pineapple Upside Down Dump Cake
This super easy pineapple upside down dump cake is sweet, fruity, and fluffy. It is the perfect cake to serve a crowd and makes a wonderful summer dessert.
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27. Zucchini Carrot Bars with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting

Get your serving of veggies in with dessert thanks to chocolate zucchini cake. The moist chocolate cake is so rich and fluffy that you won’t even notice the zucchini inside. Even the Easter Bunny approves!

A slice of chocolate zucchini cake topped with ganache on a plate.
Chocolate Zucchini Cake
This chocolate zucchini cake is so rich and decadent, you'll forget there are healthy veggies baked inside!
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Keep the Easter pastel color theme going, and use pastel greens, pinks, purples, and yellows to frost these funfetti sugar cookie bars. The simple dessert will be a great excuse to get your little ones to help out with the Easter baking fun.

Funfetti Sugar Cookie Bars
Funfetti Sugar Cookie Bars are a quick and easy dessert bar recipe that uses a box cake mix and sugar cookie mix for the best flavor and ease!
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Did you make any of these Easter dessert recipes? Be sure to leave a rating and a comment below! 

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