Are you looking for Easter dishes that are sure to make holiday your holiday extra special? All of these simple recipes for delicious Easter appetizers, main dishes, sides, and desserts are certain to give your taste buds a treat.
The more time that you have to prep and prepare these Easter recipes the better. I’d start out by choosing a couple of the appetizers, the main course, and then as many of the Easter desserts as you can!
Easter Dishes: Appetizers, Main Dishes, Sides, and Desserts Recipes
One of the best things about Easter dinners and the Easter holiday is that it’s an entire day spent eating, hanging out with family, and just relaxing. This is why I love to meal plan the menu a few days in advance so I can gather up the list of ingredients to get the ball rolling so when the big day arrives I don’t feel stressed.
Have fun filtering through my favorite recipes for Easter and picking the ones you’ll serve at your own Easter dinner. You can’t go wrong with any of these amazing recipe ideas!
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Begin your Easter snacking with some lighter appetizer dishes. I love Ham and Cheese Pinwheels or Spinach Artichoke Dip to start, but there are so many options here you’re sure to find your perfect appetizer match!
Ham and Cheese Pinwheels
These Ham and Cheese Pinwheels roll sliced ham and Swiss cheese with tender crescent dough. The pinwheels are brushed with garlic butter to amp up the flavor for an easy appetizer or quick dinner!
A Reuben sandwich is a classic for a reason – and we take all those familiar flavors and turn them into a delicious, hot dip! Layers of corned beef, sauerkraut, Thousand Island dressing, and Swiss cheese come together to make this a new favorite.
Start off your Easter Day with these delicious breakfast recipes! We love these Easter brunch ideas.Whether you’re just serving family or having a larger gathering, mix and match these recipes to create an amazing brunch spread.
You'll love this easy, light, fluffy, homemade pancake recipe. Made with ingredients you already have in your pantry – flour, sugar, baking powder, butter, milk and eggs – they're delicious every time!
This Breakfast Casserole with Biscuits is a complete breakfast all in a single casserole dish! It’s always a crowd-pleaser, whether you serve it for a casual weekend breakfast or big brunch get-together.
Bacon & Gruyere Sous Vide Egg Bites are made in the Instant Pot and just like what you’d find at Starbucks – made in only 10 minutes!By making these Starbucks Sous Vide Egg Bites at home in the Instant Pot, you’ll have an amazing breakfast or lunch in minutes at a fraction of the cost of eating out!
Delicious Easter Lunch and Dinner Recipes You’ll Love
I’ve put together an extensive list of Easter lunch and dinner recipes that are sure to delight everyone at the table! Choose a classic Baked Ham with Maple Dijon Glaze or Baked Chicken Thighs and Potatoes. There are a lot of wonderful main dishes you’ll love!
Baked Ham with Maple Dijon Glaze
Baked Ham with Maple Dijon Glaze is an easy spiral baked ham recipe glazed with brown sugar, maple syrup, and honey for a delicious dish any time of year!
This easy, creamy Turkey Tetrazzini recipe is a delicious pasta casserole dish that is perfect for using up leftover holiday turkey! Cooked turkey is combined with cream of mushroom soup, cream of chicken soup, sour cream, green peppers, and milk and topped with sharp cheddar cheese for an easy dinner recipe your entire family will love!
You’ve picked your ideal main, now round it out with some side dishes! I’ve featured lots of vegetables in the recipes on this list, I know you’ll find something you’ll love! Definitely add one or three of these delicious side dishes and casseroles to your Easter menu.
Creamy, Cheesy Broccoli Casserole! With its cheesy broccoli goodness & buttered Ritz cracker crumb topping this delicious broccoli casserole side dish recipe that is perfect for Thanksgiving, Christmas, potlucks, or Sunday Dinner!
This easy scalloped potatoes recipe is a family favorite! Tender Yukon Gold potatoes in an easy creamy, cheesy sauce make the best potato side dish! These thinly sliced potatoes covered in a creamy, cheddar cheese sauce bake up creamy on the inside with a cheesy crusty on top.
This is the perfect Easy Pasta Salad Recipe! Loaded with veggies, it's dressed with creamy bottled dressing to make your life even simpler. Don't wait to make this classic, go-to summer side dish that never goes out of style!
This Coconut Cream Pie is a coconut lover's dream! Creamy, rich instant coconut pudding is mixed with whipped topping and sweetened coconut flakes and folded into a pre-made pie crust for the ultimate easy, decadent dessert.
This Homemade Old Fashioned Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting is the most flavorful moist cake that is topped with an easy cream cheese frosting. Banana Cake a delicious twist on banana bread – perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
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!!
These easy Oreo Truffles With Cream Cheese are a decadent treat, but oh-so-simple to make! Cookies-and-creme crumbs and cream cheese are rolled into truffles, then dipped in melted chocolate to create this crowd-pleasing homemade candy.
As you can tell, there are so many great Easter recipes that you can cook. Some of my favorite recipes to make for Easter are ones that have a wide variety of flavors! I love that all of these Easter recipes are a simple way to introduce fun and flavorful foods to the family.