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Easter Dessert Recipes That Are Total Stunners

These perfectly spring-like cakes, tarts and desserts deserve a spot on the table.

There aren’t very many occasions throughout the year to whip up a breathtaking, over-the-top dessert. That’s why when a holiday comes up, it’s important that you take the opportunity to make the most beautiful sweet treat you can imagine. This coming Easter is that perfect moment. Bake yourself a dessert so lovely, so sweet that even you “ooh” and “ahh” when you place it on the table. To be clear, we’re not talking about cute bunny Easter desserts that delight kids, but beauties that will wow all ages.

To help you in your quest for baking greatness, we’ve rounded up our favorites. From cakes to pies to flans, here are our favorite dessert recipes worthy of your Easter celebration.

1
Strawberry Coconut Carrot Cake with Mascarpone Buttercream
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2
Marshmallow Pavlova With Pineapple Curd
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3
Rhubarb Panna Cotta Tart
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4
Triple Chocolate Banana Cake
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5
Triple Layer Roasted Berry Piñata Ice Cream Cake
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6
Cinnamon Swirl Layer Cake
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7
Double Chocolate Nutella Carrot Cake Cups With Malted Cream Cheese Frosting
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8
Chocolate And Earl Grey London Fog Cake
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9
Passionfruit Curd Pie
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10
Coconut Eton Mess Cake With Whipped Ricotta Cream
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11
5-Ingredient Strawberry Rose Tart
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12
6-Layer Coconut Chocolate Covered Peeps Cake
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13
Greek Yogurt Meyer Lemon Bundt Cake
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14
Blackberry Lavender Naked Cake with White Chocolate Buttercream
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15
Rosewater Vanilla Layer Cake
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16
Cherry Blossom Cake
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17
Leche Flan
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18
Hydrangea Flower Carrot Cake Cupcakes
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