Four Easy Easter Deal with Concepts that require little effort & time and few substances — Bunny Bum Cookies, Easter Bunny Cinnamon Rolls, Easter Egg Nests, and Mini Egg Petit Fours.

4 Simple Easter Treats that require little effort and time and few ingredients -- Bunny Bum Cookies, Easter Bunny Cinnamon Rolls, Easter Egg Nests, and Mini Egg Petit Fours. via chelseasmessyapron.com

 

We’re skipping proper previous St. Patrick’s Day at the moment, however I couldn’t wait any longer to share these Easter deal with concepts. Easter is certainly one of my favourite holidays and the boys & I had a lot enjoyable making these Easter treats. Above this textual content is a fast video overview of every of those treats and beneath is a person recipe for each. Extra Easter treats with free printables right here!

4 Simple Easter Treats that require little effort & time and few ingredients -- Bunny Bum Cookies, Easter Bunny Cinnamon Rolls, Easter Egg Nests, and Mini Egg Petit Fours.

First, up BUNNY BUM COOKIES.

For a few years now, bunny bum cookies, cupcakes, or different comparable treats  have been tremendous in style all around the web, and I assumed it was time so as to add my little twist to them — making them SUPER easy. These require actually not more than 10 minutes to make!

One of the best half is; as a result of “bunny bum” treats are so in style, Wilton has made “bunny toes” you should purchase on the retailer. In truth, I discovered mine at Wal-Mart within the Easter aisles by all the adorning merchandise (sprinkles, cookie cutters, and so on.)

To simplify these much more you’ll be able to simply use pink miniature marshmallows and never even cowl them in coconut. The one catch there’s making them proper earlier than consuming so the marshmallows don’t get too arduous.

In case you’ll be able to’t discover the bunny toes (or desire the comfort of buying on-line), you should purchase them right here: 

Bunny Bum Cookies

Cookies adorned to appear like a bunny bum

Course:

Dessert

Delicacies:

American

Servings: 12 bunny bum cookies

Creator: Chelsea

Substances

  • 1
    bundle
    Golden Oreos
  • 1
    cup
    shredded sweetened coconut
  • Pink meals coloring
  • 1
    cup
    white chocolate chips
  • 1
    bundle
    pastel coloured or white mini marshmallows
  • 1
    bundle (24 whole)
    bunny toes decorations

Directions

  1. Un-wrap the Oreos and gently twist to separate one cookie high from the opposite cookie + icing. It is okay if some do not come off completely; that is regular; sufficient will separate effectively.

  2. In a meals processor or blender, add in 1 cup coconut and a swirl of pink meals coloring. Pulse till the coconut is in smaller items (however nonetheless has good texture — you do not need it in full crumbs) and dyed pink. Switch to a shallow dish.

  3. In a microwave-safe bowl, soften the white chocolate chips in bursts of 15 seconds, stirring in between every “burst” till utterly melted and clean.

  4. Roll a miniature marshmallow within the melted white chocolate after which roll the chocolate-coated marshmallow within the coconut combination till utterly lined.

  5. Use the white chocolate to “paint” on the again of the toes and cling them to the cookie. Use the white chocolate to connect the “tail.” Enable the chocolate to agency up.

4 Simple Easter Treats that require little effort & time and few ingredients -- Bunny Bum Cookies, Easter Bunny Cinnamon Rolls, Easter Egg Nests, and Mini Egg Petit Fours. via chelseasmessyapron.com

Subsequent, BUNNY CINNAMON ROLLS.

These severely couldn’t be any simpler! This isn’t actually a recipe, however extra of a “hack” for packaged cinnamon rolls. All you want is your favourite regular-sized canned cinnamon rolls and a baking tray!

After these are baked, I barely pinch the ears to offer them extra of a tip, however you’ll be able to depart them rounded in the event you like that look higher.

Bunny Cinnamon Rolls

Packaged cinnamon rolls made to appear like bunnies

Course:

Breakfast

Delicacies:

American

Servings: 5 bunny cinnamon rolls

Creator: Chelsea

Substances

  • 1
    container (12.Four ounces or eight packaged)
    pre-made cinnamon rolls

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven in response to cinnamon roll packaging instruction.

  2. Place 5-6 cinnamon rolls on a big baking sheet. Take the remaining 2-Three and un-roll them. Slice the un-rolled cinnamon roll into 2-inch items. Take the items and fold every of them to type “ears.”

  3. Connect the “ears” to the cinnamon rolls on the tray and press to stick.

  4. Bake in response to bundle directions. Take away and, if desired, barely pinch the highest of the ears to offer them extra of some extent. Frost utilizing the included frosting bundle.

Impressed by Pillsbury.

Third,
 EASTER EGG NESTS.

These are the treats my mother made EVERY single Easter for us rising up (and she or he nonetheless does)! It’s not Easter with out these little egg nests and all of us love them. In fact, I needed to hold the custom up with my circle of relatives! (Though, my boys simply picked the candies off, so we’ll must work on that.)

Should you can’t discover chow mein noodles or need to attempt one thing totally different, my mother typically used the “Fiber 1″cereal that has a comparable form to the chow mein noodles. You need to use darkish chocolate, milk chocolate, and even white chocolate — whichever you want greatest.

Easter Egg Nests

Simple chocolate + peanut butter nests stuffed with dyed coconut and mini “egg” candies.

Course:

Dessert

Delicacies:

American

Servings: 12 nests

Creator: Chelsea

Substances

  • 1
    cup
    milk, darkish, semi-sweet, or white chocolate chips
  • 2
    tablespoons
    creamy peanut butter
  • 1 can
    (5 ounces)
    chow mein noodles
  • 1
    cup
    shredded sweetened coconut
  • Inexperienced meals coloring
  • 1 bag
    (10 ounces)
    robin egg M&Ms

Directions

  1. Put together a big sheet pan by lining it with parchment paper and put aside.

  2. In a microwave secure bowl, add the chocolate chips and peanut butter. Microwave in bursts of 15 seconds, stirring in between every burst for 10-15 seconds till the chocolate is melted and clean.

  3. Stir within the chow mein noodles and blend till the noodles are utterly coated.

  4. Scoop and drop about 2-Three tablespoons (whole yield is dependent upon how huge or small your nests are) of the combination onto the ready sheet pan. Type together with your arms to make a nest form.

  5. Earlier than the chocolate hardens, add the coconut and inexperienced meals coloring to a bowl. Combine till the coconut is totally dyed. Scoop an excellent quantity of the inexperienced coconut on every nest.

  6. Press 2-Four M&M eggs onto every nest. Enable to harden.

And final, MINI EGG PETIT FOURS.

At a restaurant I used to work at, we had a “well-known” Easter Brunch yearly. Considered one of my favourite desserts the pastry cooks all the time made had been mini Easter Petit Fours. Whereas these are clearly tremendous simplified, they nonetheless look very spectacular & style scrumptious!

The trick to get the sleek fairly cake (with out the work or stress of utilizing fondant) is melting frosting and pouring it over the miniature muffins. It provides it a ravishing and clean look with little or no work.

I discovered the egg cookie cutter at Wal-Mart for tremendous low-cost, however I’ve additionally seen them at Pastime Foyer.

In case you’ll be able to’t discover an egg cookie cutter (or desire the comfort of buying on-line), you should purchase them right here: 

Mini “Egg” Petit Fours

Mini “egg” muffins made to look fancy for Easter, however secretly SUPER easy to embellish!

Course:

Dessert

Delicacies:

American

Servings: 12 mini muffins

Creator: Chelsea

Substances

  • 1 (10.75 ounces)
    packaged
    frozen pound cake
  • 1 container
    (16 ounces)
    creamy supreme white frosting (not whipped, not cream cheese, not fluffy)
  • Meals coloring
  • 1/3
    cup
    white chocolate chips
  • Elective: Easter sprinkles

Directions

  1. Place a big cooling rack on high of a giant sheet pan. Put aside.

  2. Enable the pound cake to thaw for about 5 minutes. Utilizing an especially sharp serrated knife, thinly slice off the very high rounded half. Evenly slice the cake into two items.

  3. Utilizing an egg cookie cutter, lower out 12 egg muffins. (Use the leftover pound cake and eat it with strawberries + whipped cream!) Place the mini egg muffins on the ready sheet pan after which within the freezer when you put together the frosting. 

  4. Open a bundle of frosting and add meals coloring. Stir till the colour is even all through all of the frosting. Switch 1/Four of the frosting to a small microwave secure container and microwave for 10 seconds.

  5. Pour the melted frosting evenly over as many muffins as you’ll be able to cowl. Repeat the steps (microwave frosting & pouring it over muffins) till all of the muffins are evenly lined.

  6. Place the eggs within the fridge for 15 minutes to set.

Embellish

  1. Place the white chocolate in a microwave-safe bowl and soften in bursts of 15 seconds till it’s utterly melted and clean. Switch the melted chocolate right into a small plastic bag and lower off the very tip. 

  2. Pipe the melted chocolate over the muffins nevertheless you want! (See the video for a couple of variation concepts). Instantly cowl in sprinkles if desired.

  3. Retailer loosely lined at room temperature. Finest loved inside 1-2 days of creating. (Absolute best on the primary day).

Tailored from The Cake Blog

Extra Easter Treats:

Easter “Chick” Strawberries

Easter Chick Cupcakes

Spring Confetti Bars

A super quick, easy, and adorable way to decorate yellow cupcakes -- made to look like a Spring chick!

Easter “Chick” Cupcakes

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