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Our Favorite Easter Sweet Treats! - 79 recipes

Entice the Easter Bunny with these sweet treats so he will leave you something extra special in your Easter basket this year. From chocolate treats to cakes shaped like the Easter Bunny himself, cozy up with your family and enjoy all these yummy delights after hunting those hidden Easter gems.

Perhaps, if you leave some special treats for the Easter Bunny there will be something extra special in your Easter basket this year. Fill your home with the smells and tastes of these sweet treats and be sure to get the kids the kids involved in baking with you, because it's fun to get the whole family involved in the festivities.

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By á-174535

Rate this recipe 4.5/5 (183 Votes)
Marbled Easter Egg Truffles 1 Picture
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Servings 16
Preparation time 45
Cooking time 65

  • 12 ounces white baking chocolate, chopped
  • 1/4 cup whipping cream
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1 teaspoon desired flavoring (such as vanilla, almond, lemon, or mint extract)
  • Powdered sugar
  • 1 pound vanilla-flavor candy coating
  • Assorted colors candy coating disks or wafers, about 2 ounces each

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  • 6 cups confectioners' sugar
  • Pinch fine salt
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  • 2 to 3 tablespoons milk
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  • TRUFFLE COATING:
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  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
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  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
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  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
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  • CAKE:
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  • 2/3 cup coconut milk powder, 2.5-ounces
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  • 4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, 5-ounces
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  • 1 tablespoon grated lemon zest
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  • 1/3 cup milk
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  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 4 eggs
  • 3/4 cup water
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