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29 Classic Easter Recipes That Are As Simple To Cook As They Are Totally Crowd-Pleasing

PSA: Easter is this weekend.

Easter is right around the corner, and between the Easter egg hunts, family activities, and (inevitable) chomping of chocolate bunnies, somehow a ~full meal~ will need to get thrown together. 🐰

While a few of these recipes may look intimidating, they all have one thing in common: They're simple enough for a first-time host to whip up (and delicious enough to impress just about anyone). If you're looking for a crowd-pleasing dish to serve this year, you'll find it here — from grab-and-go apps to main courses to festive desserts. 

1. Spinach And Cheese Strata

Spinach And Cheese Strata

2. Deviled Eggs

3. Pea And Mint Crostini With Garlic Whipped Feta

Pea and Mint Crostini

4. Spring Salad

Spring Salad

5. Mini Quiche

6. Charcuterie Board

Charcuterie Board

7. Hot Spinach Dip

8. Easy Baked Brie With Jam And Nuts

Baked Brie with Jam and Nuts

9. Whipped Ricotta Dip

Whipped Ricotta Dip

10. Scalloped Potatoes

11. Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns

12. Spring Pea And Asparagus Risotto

13. Brown Butter Maple-Glazed Roasted Carrots

Brown Butter Glazed Carrots

14. Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes

15. Roasted Asparagus With Lemon

roasted asparagus with lemon

16. Baked Mac 'N' Cheese

17. Ina Garten’s Mustard-Roasted Potatoes

Ina Garten’s Mustard-Roasted Potatoes

18. Simple Roasted Radishes

roasted radishes

19. Easiest Rack Of Lamb

20. Braised Lamb Shanks

braised lamb shanks

21. Honey Baked Ham

22. Roasted Pork Loin

roasted pork loin

23. Vegan Mushroom Wellington

mushroom wellington

24. Carrot Cake

carrot cake

25. Chocolate Easter Nest Cupcakes

chocolate easter nest cupcakes

26. Easy Lemon Bars

lemon bars

27. Egg Sprinkle Cookies

egg sprinkle cookies

28. 3-Ingredient Crème Brûlée

29. Easter Crunch Bars