Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

 

Take a trip around the world to celebrate Easter in 13 desserts. A recipe round-up featuring Easter desserts from Europe, South America, and beyond.

1.  Choreg Easter Bread – Armenia

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

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An Armenian sweet yeast roll traditionally served as a part of dessert at most Armenian holiday celebrations.

From White Coat Pink Apron

 

2.  Sweet Cheese Pudding ‘Paskha’ – Russia

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

A sweet cheese pudding similar to a no bake cheesecake traditional in Russia and the Ukraine.

Recipe from Vikalinka

 

3.  Hot Cross Buns – England

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

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A super-popular Easter dessert found throughout many Western countries, this spiced sweet bun loaded with currants or raisins and topped with vanilla icing.

Recipe from Sugar & Soul Co 

 

4.  Baklava Cookies – Greece

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

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The flavors of baklava in a tiny bite. With walnuts, pistachios, cinnamon, and lemon zest glaze, they are a great twist on the classic found on Greek tables throughout the year.

Recipe from Joy Filled Eats

 

5.  Kulich Sweet Easter Bread – Russia

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

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Kulich Sweet Easter bread is a quintessential dish on Russian tables this time of the year.

Recipe by Happy Kitchen Rocks

 

6.  Cocadas – Mexico

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

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Cocada is a sticky and sweet dessert made with lots of coconut during Pascua and Holy week.

Recipe from Courtney’s Sweets 

 

7.  Simnel Cake (Easter Fruit Cake) – Great Britain

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

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Simple to make, this cake filled with dried fruits and almond paste, and is a beautiful addition to any Easter table.

Recipe From Lavender & Macarons 

 

8.  Taralli Dolci di Pasqua (Southern Italian Easter Cookies) – Italy

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

Thick citrus and vanilla Italian Easter cookies topped with a sweet icing.

Recipe from The Spiced Life

 

9.  Nana’s Potica – Slovenia

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

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Potica is a traditional Slovenian nut roll filled with a sweet walnut filling commonly served during Easter celebrations.

Recipe from Trial and Eater

 

10.  Carrot Cake – United States

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

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You can’t go wrong with a simple carrot cake. This recipe from Hummingbird Bakery is my go-to for Easter.

Recipe from Cookbook Confidential

 

11.  Sweet Ricotta Easter Pie – Italy

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

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Italians love their cheese. And when it’s baked into delicious, sweet handheld pies, it’s even better.

Recipe from She Loves Biscotti

 

12.  Papitas de Leche – Venezuela

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

These easy to make little milky balls of delight find themselves centerstage on Venezuelan tables during Easter.

Recipe from Mommy’s Home Cooking

 

13.  Figolli Cookies – Malta

Easter Around The World in 13 Desserts

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These tasty pastries filled with almond paste will have your table feeling like spring in no time!

Recipe from Upstate Ramblings

 


 

What are some of your favorite Easter recipes? Comment below!

 

Easter Desserts Around The World

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