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Take your afternoon tea up a notch with these Easter treats


For the perfect Easter afternoon tea create a range of tasty nibbles that your guests won’t be able to get enough of. Incorporate an Easter theme, keep it colourful and remember: the sweeter the better.

Rabbit wafer sandwiches

Too cute to eat? Almost. But the chocolate buttercream filling might make them impossible to say no to.

Easter bunny wafers

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Pastel meringue nests

By adding edible gel paste in the colour of your choice you can make your meringues match your table decor. Give these delicate nests a seasonal twist by adding fondant feathers.

Easter meringue nests

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Chocolate bunnies

Make your Easter wafer bunnies even tastier with a generous coating of chocolate and don’t forget the mini marshmallows for the fluffy tails.

Easter bunny chocolate biscuits

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Easter Egg cake balls

A basket of Easter Egg cake balls easily doubles up as a pretty centrepiece for your afternoon tea table. They’re also perfect if you want a fairly healthy Easter treat as they’re made with egg whites and fat-free Greek yoghurt.

Easter egg cake balls

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Carrot chocolate covered strawberries

The combination of icing, chocolate and strawberries makes these pudding cups a winner — they’re guaranteed to make your guests smile.

Carrot strawberry pudding cups

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Cheesecake cookies

If you want to give your usual cheesecake recipe a twist use it as a cookie filling. Incredibly easy to make, incredibly hard to resist.

Cookies with cheesecake filling

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Cookie dough truffles

These chocolate-dipped cookie dough truffles look so fancy you’ll be able to pass them off as store-bought.

Cookie dough Easter truffles

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Strawberry lemon zest mousse

Serving your strawberry mousse in lemon “cups” adds pops of colour to your table.

Strawberry lemon zest mousse cups

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Rice cereal Easter Eggs

Ditch the traditional cake stand and go for a crispy rice cereal Easter Egg tree instead. These treats are super easy to make but look fabulous — and the kids will love them.

Rice Krispie egg tree stand

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Iced bunnies

If you’re ready to get adventurous with your icing give your bunny biscuit a polka dot coating.

Iced bunny Easter cookies

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