Recommended Recipes: 7 Simple Yet Scrumptious Easter Sunday Meal Ideas

If you’re wondering what on earth to make for your Easter Sunday dinner this year, allow us to be of some assistance.


If you’re wondering what on earth to make for your Easter Sunday dinner this year, allow us to be of some assistance. We’ve compiled a handy list of some of our most popular Easter weekend recipes – including both mains and desserts – to give you the inspiration you need to cook up a feast your friends and family will be talking about for ages!


Easter roast dinner recipes

The main course of your Easter Sunday lunch should be scrumptious enough to delight your friends and family, but simple enough to make that you don’t end up tearing your hair out in stress. Fortunately, we’ve got a whole host of easter weekend recipes to help you serve up a delicious dinner for you and your loved ones. 


One-pot sugar-glazed Sunday roast recipe

If you’re looking for the perfect recipe for a traditional Easter Sunday dinner, look no further. Our one-pot sugar-glazed Sunday roast recipe is a much loved tried and tested success.  

Simple, straightforward, and scrumptious, this dish is the ideal choice for a nice, warming roast dinner - especially when paired with our delicious homemade mint and lime jelly!

Try our one-pot sugar-glazed roast dinner recipe >


Slow cooked lamb shanks recipe

Meltingly tender and mouthwateringly succulent, our slow cooked lamb shanks dish has a deep, intense aroma and flavour. 

Try our slow cooked lamb shanks recipe >


If you’re making a vegetarian Easter Sunday lunch…

Why not try our popular recipe for sweet-sour roasted Mediterranean vegetables? The colourful cane sugar-glazed vegetables perfectly accompany pretty much any vegetarian meal you can think of!

Try our sweet-sour roasted Mediterranean vegetables recipe >


Easter baking ideas 

An Easter Sunday lunch that doesn’t end with a delicious dessert is just not cricket! While we’re all for Easter eggs – there’s nothing quite like a lovingly baked Easter-themed dessert.

If you need some dessert ideas for Easter Sunday, we’ve got you covered. 


Our cranberry and orange hot cross buns recipe

Yielding deliciously spicy fruit buns, our cranberry and orange hot cross buns recipe bring a tasty twist to this classic Easter treat. 

Try our cranberry and orange hot cross buns recipe >

Orange and cranberry hot cross bun

Exquisite Easter cupcakes recipes

If your family or friends are all about the chocolate, why not try one of our simple Easter cupcakes recipes? Easy to make and even easier to eat, chocolate cupcakes make the perfect addition to any meal – especially at Easter!

Try our chocolate Easter cupcakes recipe >

Try our chocolate and fudge Easter cupcake recipe> 

Easter cupcakes

Easter biscuits 

How about baking some adorable some chick-shaped and bunny-shaped Easter biscuits? This is a perfect one to make with the kiddies, they’ll love getting involved with icing and decorating the biscuits.

Try our Easter biscuits recipe >


Easter egg sponge cake 

Looking for a dessert recipe that’s a little more awe-inspiring? Our spectEGGular Easter egg sponge cake is sure to impress. 

Try our Easter egg cake recipe > 

Easter egg sponge cake

Don’t forget the Tate & Lyle Sugar

Remember to pick up all the necessary ingredients you’ll need to make your yummy Easter Sunday dinner, including our classic Tate & Lyle sugars. 

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