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45+ Delicious Easter Recipes – My Food Story

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45+ Delicious Easter Recipes – My Food Story

Here are 45+ delicious Easter Recipes that are a combination of Indian and International cuisine so that you have the best of both worlds.

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Like most festivals, Easter too is incomplete without friends, family and of course, good food! The simple joy of sitting around a table with all your loved ones, talking, laughing, and passing around plates of delicious food is what Easter means to me. But planning an elaborate Easter lunch is definitely not easy. Don’t worry though, because I am here to make this a whole lot easier for you! Scroll down for a list of over 45 quick and easy Easter recipe ideas to choose from.

Some of my favourites are Roasted Carrots with Chimichurri, Lemon Dill Potato Salad, Parmesan Mushroom Sauce, Green Beans with Bacon, Mutton Biryani, South Indian Egg Curry, Chai Panna cotta and Strawberry Gin and Tonic.

Quick Walk Through: Easter Easy Recipes

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Honey Ginger Roasted Carrots with Carrot Greens Chimichurri

A collage of the Honey Ginger Roasted Carrots with Carrot Greens Chimichurri.A collage of the Honey Ginger Roasted Carrots with Carrot Greens Chimichurri.

Beautifully simple honey ginger roasted carrots with a chimichurri sauce that uses carrot greens instead of the traditional parsley is what dream brunches are made of!

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Retro Prawn Cocktail – Straight from the 80’s!

Retro prawn cocktail served in stem glasses with marie rose sauce drizzled over them.Retro prawn cocktail served in stem glasses with marie rose sauce drizzled over them.

This prawn cocktail recipe is straight from the 80’s. Crisp lettuce, plump, juicy prawns and an addictive cocktail sauce that’s perfect as a dipping sauce. Its an appetizer that will take everyone back in time!

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Healthy Lemon Dill Potato Salad (No Mayo)

Healthy Lemon Dill Potato Salad (no mayo) served in a white speckled bowl with lemon wedgesHealthy Lemon Dill Potato Salad (no mayo) served in a white speckled bowl with lemon wedges

This Healthy Lemon Dill Potato Salad is dressed in a zesty vinaigrette so fresh that you’ll never miss the traditional mayo based potato salad! It’s best served warm so that the potatoes soak up all that good dressing and goes best with sides like wings, ribs and all the barbecue foods.

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Asian Cucumber Salad

Asian cucumber salad served on a vibrant white and blue plate, featuring sliced Persian cucumbers tossed in a flavourful dressingAsian cucumber salad served on a vibrant white and blue plate, featuring sliced Persian cucumbers tossed in a flavourful dressing

This refreshing and spicy Asian cucumber salad features crisp Persian cucumbers tossed in a flavourful dressing made with our homemade chilli oil. It’s a delightful and easy-to-make side dish that adds a burst of flavour to any meal!

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Roasted Tomato Salsa Recipe

roasted tomato salsa served with nachos and crostini on the sideroasted tomato salsa served with nachos and crostini on the side

This mouthwatering roasted tomato salsa is made with juicy tomatoes, bell peppers and lots of fresh herbs! Perfect for adding a burst of flavour to tacos, chips, or any dish that needs a little kick.

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Veg Spring Roll

Spring Rolls served on a platter with sweet chilli sauceSpring Rolls served on a platter with sweet chilli sauce

Veg Spring Roll is an addictive Chinese appetizer that’s made with a noodle filling encased in a wheat-based pastry wrapper. Wrapped like mini burritos and deep-fried till crisp, these are the first things to go at a party. I recently discovered that these get just as crispy in the air fryer so I’ve added instructions below for air fryer spring rolls as well.

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Thai Prawn Mango Salad

Thai Prawn Mango Salad served on a white plate with cutlery on the sideThai Prawn Mango Salad served on a white plate with cutlery on the side

This Thai Prawn Mango salad comes together in 15 minutes and is delicious, fresh and zesty – the perfect way to celebrate summer! The trick is not to overcook prawns – based on the size, the cooking time varies from 30 secs to 2 minutes. Make the salad ahead of time because as it sits in the fridge, the flavours get a chance to meld together and get absorbed.

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Air Fryer Brussel Sprouts – Sweet and Spicy

Roasted air fryer brussel sprouts served on a grey plate with ketchup on the sideRoasted air fryer brussel sprouts served on a grey plate with ketchup on the side

Brussel Sprouts roasted in the Air Fryer to crispy perfection with sweet, spicy, garlicky flavours that are addictive!

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Salt and Pepper Chicken

Salt and pepper chicken served on a grey plate with a forkSalt and pepper chicken served on a grey plate with a fork

Quick and easy salt and pepper chicken – full of umami, and warm, peppery flavours that’ll get your mouth tingling and wanting more!

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Creamy Parmesan Mushroom Sauce

Creamy parmesan mushroom sauce in the pan, ready to be servedCreamy parmesan mushroom sauce in the pan, ready to be served

Creamy parmesan mushroom sauce is the star of all sauces. Toss it with pasta, serve it on grilled chicken or steak, or just with leftover rice. It’ll add flavor to everything!

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Lemon Orzo Pasta Salad

Cold lemon orzo pasta salad with feta, served in a bowl.Cold lemon orzo pasta salad with feta, served in a bowl.

Super zippy and summery lemon orzo pasta salad is vegetarian, and bursting with summer produce. Tossed with corn, broccoli, cherry tomatoes, red bell peppers, spinach, feta and a light but delicious lemon salad dressing, this salad is perfect to make ahead and serve cold.

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Southwest Chicken Quinoa Bean Salad

Southwest Chicken Quinoa Bean Salad is a hearty, delicious salad that's more like a meal. I have two dressing recipes for you to choose from - cilantro lime and a creamy southwest dressing with yogurt and sour cream. This salad recipe is a keeper for warm summer months!Southwest Chicken Quinoa Bean Salad is a hearty, delicious salad that's more like a meal. I have two dressing recipes for you to choose from - cilantro lime and a creamy southwest dressing with yogurt and sour cream. This salad recipe is a keeper for warm summer months!

Southwest Chicken Quinoa Bean Salad is a hearty, delicious salad that’s more like a meal. I have two dressing recipes for you to choose from – cilantro lime and a creamy southwest dressing with yogurt and sour cream. This salad recipe is a keeper for warm summer months!

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Instant Pot Garlic Mashed Potatoes (Pressure Cooker Recipe)

Mashed potatoes flavored with garlic and served in a wooden bowl.Mashed potatoes flavored with garlic and served in a wooden bowl.

These Instant Pot Garlic Mashed Potatoes are super creamy and take 30 minutes and one electric pressure cooker from start to finish. They should be called melt-in-your-mouth mashed potatoes because they are sooo good! Watch recipe video ABOVE

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Sauteed Brown Sugar Bacon Garlic Green Beans

Sauteed Brown Sugar Bacon Garlic Green Beans in a pan.Sauteed Brown Sugar Bacon Garlic Green Beans in a pan.

Sauteed Brown Sugar Bacon Garlic Green Beans is an insanely delicious side dish – sweet, garlicky with bits of candied bacon. Everyone will ask for seconds!

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Main Course

Whole Roast Chicken

Roast chicken in the cast iron skillet, roasted with veggies and pan juicesRoast chicken in the cast iron skillet, roasted with veggies and pan juices

Classic roast chicken made scrumptious with our very own herb garlic marinade. This detailed foolproof recipe will help you make the perfect homemade roast chicken.

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Pressure Cooker Beef Bourguignon

Pressure Cooker Beef Bourguignon served with mashed potatoes and grilled veggies in a black plate.Pressure Cooker Beef Bourguignon served with mashed potatoes and grilled veggies in a black plate.

This pressure cooker beef bourguignon has all the right flavors and is inspired by Julia Child’s beef stew with red wine and has tender, fall apart beef chunks. Easy and fast because its made in an Instant Pot but with the same flavors!

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Creamiest No Mayo Parsley Baby Potatoes

The Creamiest No Mayo Parsley Baby Potatoes in a black skillet.The Creamiest No Mayo Parsley Baby Potatoes in a black skillet.

Caramelized Onion Chicken Roast

A picture of Quick Chicken with Caramelized Onions in a grey panA picture of Quick Chicken with Caramelized Onions in a grey pan

This onion chicken is truly one pot with almost no active cooking required. Just pile the onions in the pan with the chicken and let them do the magic low and slow!

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Air Fryer Spinach Mushroom stuffed Chicken Breasts

Spinach Mushroom Stuffed Chicken Breast plated on a grey plateSpinach Mushroom Stuffed Chicken Breast plated on a grey plate

All you need are 30 minutes to make this wonderful spinach mushroom stuffed chicken breasts. I make these in the air fryer for a quick no-fuss dinner!

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Goan Prawn Curry with Coconut (Ambot Tik)

Goan prawn curry ladled over steamed rice and served in a white bowl with a fork on the sideGoan prawn curry ladled over steamed rice and served in a white bowl with a fork on the side

Goan Prawn Curry with Coconut is a spicy, sour curry that comes from Goa and is also called Ambot Tik. Just serve this with steamed rice and you have a truly satisfying meal!

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Easy Chicken Pulao

Chicken Pulao served on a grey plate with raitaChicken Pulao served on a grey plate with raita

Inspired by the Donne Biryani and made with green masala, this Chicken Pulao Recipe will become a favourite! Spicy, aromatic, this is no regular pulao.

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Mutton Biryani

Mutton biryani served on a platter with sliced onions, raita and mirchi salanMutton biryani served on a platter with sliced onions, raita and mirchi salan

My Mutton Biryani recipe will give you fantastic results every single time. It needs a little time and effort but you’ll be rewarded with juicy, flavourful, tender pieces of meat and really fragrant rice.

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Instant Pot Chicken in Mushroom Sauce

Instant Pot Chicken in mushroom sauce served over a bed of mashed potatoes on a grey plate with steamed green beansInstant Pot Chicken in mushroom sauce served over a bed of mashed potatoes on a grey plate with steamed green beans

This recipe is super quick and easy because of the Instant Pot. Pressure cooking chicken breast takes the guesswork out of it and the end result is really juicy chicken. This Instant pot chicken in mushroom sauce is a winner chicken dinner!

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Creamy Baked Vegetable Au Gratin

Veg Au Gratin served on a plate with slices of garlic breadVeg Au Gratin served on a plate with slices of garlic bread

Vegetable Au Gratin or Baked Vegetables in white sauce is a retro favourite. This recipe used a lot of vegetables that tossed in bechamel sauce that are baked till bubbling. Topped with a cheese and panko breadcrumb crust, its best paired with toasted garlic bread or dinner rolls.

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Easy Tandoori Whole Baked Cauliflower

Easy Tandoori Whole Baked Cauliflower that is a really different way of serving cauliflower!Easy Tandoori Whole Baked Cauliflower that is a really different way of serving cauliflower!

Easy tandoori whole baked cauliflower recipe which makes a stunning, healthy vegetarian main course!

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South Indian Style Egg Curry

The curry served with rice and parotta.The curry served with rice and parotta.

Learn how to make south indian style egg curry, inspired by Kerala cuisine. Easy, comforting and creamy egg curry recipe!

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Slow Cooker Lamb Curry

Slow cooker lamb curry served in a plate with rice and sliced onionsSlow cooker lamb curry served in a plate with rice and sliced onions

This slow cooker lamb curry recipe gives you tender, fall apart meat that’s full of flavor! Use some basic spices and create this delicious curry that’s a winner to come home to.

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Roasted Spatchcock Chicken with Orange Rosemary

Spatchcocked chicken leg served over mashed potatoes with jusSpatchcocked chicken leg served over mashed potatoes with jus

Roasted spatchcock chicken is butterflied chicken marinated in orange rosemary butter. It’s a technique that produces a beautiful, juicy chicken with crispy skin.

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Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Parmesan (Keto, Gluten Free, 30 Min)

Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Parmesan topped with marinara sauce and prepared in a cast iron pan.Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Parmesan topped with marinara sauce and prepared in a cast iron pan.

Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Parmesan is a easy, healthy dinner recipe that combines two of our favorites. Topped with marinara sauce and stuffed with cream cheese and asparagus, it’s keto friendly, low carb, gluten free and ready in 30 minutes.

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Creamy Chicken Meatballs in Mushroom Sauce

Creamy chicken meatballs in mushroom sauce in a panCreamy chicken meatballs in mushroom sauce in a pan

These creamy chicken meatballs in mushroom sauce are soft, juicy, full of flavor and tossed in a luscious sauce made up with lots of mushrooms. This is a delicious 30 minute dish that’s perfect for dinner with some noodles or pasta.

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Easy One Pot Mutton (Lamb) Kofta Curry

Easy One Pot Mutton (Lamb) Kofta Curry garnished with coriander and ginger and served alongside rice.Easy One Pot Mutton (Lamb) Kofta Curry garnished with coriander and ginger and served alongside rice.

Think Indian food is difficult? This one pot mutton (lamb) kofta curry is super easy and made by forming spiced mutton keema (mince) into meatballs and simmering in a delicious gravy. A few simple ingredients is all it takes to make this easy curry in a hurry!

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Desserts

Soft Hot Cross Buns

A pile of hot cross buns stacked on a black and white plateA pile of hot cross buns stacked on a black and white plate

Learn how to make super soft hot cross buns that are fragrant with orange and spices and studded with raisins. These are really easy to make at home and can be enjoyed all year round but are a special treat for Easter!

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Sticky Toffee Pudding

Sticky Toffee Pudding served on a white dessert plate topped with vanilla ice cream and toffee sauceSticky Toffee Pudding served on a white dessert plate topped with vanilla ice cream and toffee sauce

This is the ultimate British dessert but made non fussy with this recipe. Very simple, pantry ingredients that come together to make a rich, intense, caramel-y sticky toffee pudding without any special ingredients like treacle.

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One-Bowl Chocolate Cake

picture of a slice of chocolate cake topped with chocolate buttercream with a spoonpicture of a slice of chocolate cake topped with chocolate buttercream with a spoon

Masala Chai Panna Cotta

Masala Chai Panna Cotta served on a black plate with fresh figsMasala Chai Panna Cotta served on a black plate with fresh figs

Masala Chai Panna Cotta will be the perfect finish to a holiday dinner. Flavored with chai tea, whole spices like cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg and vanilla, its rich, creamy and really elegant. Make it for thanksgiving, Christmas, or even Diwali – this dessert leave your guests asking for seconds.

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Roasted Figs with Cardamom Yogurt

Roasted figs with cardamom yogurt served in tiny white bowls.Roasted figs with cardamom yogurt served in tiny white bowls.

Fresh figs roasted with honey and served with cardamom flavored yogurt. A simple, fresh dessert which looks like a million dollars.

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Classic Vanilla Panna Cotta

Picture of panna cotta on a plate with a bite taken out of itPicture of panna cotta on a plate with a bite taken out of it

This classic vanilla panna cotta recipe is an elegant and easy dessert. Most people think panna cotta will have a lengthy process because the results are so amazing, but this needs five simple ingredients and twenty minutes to put together. Make sure to use the best quality gelatin for great results.

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Apple Pie Chips

Apple Pie Chips stacked on a wooden board with salted caramel sauce.Apple Pie Chips stacked on a wooden board with salted caramel sauce.

Crisp, caramelized apple pie chips which are a creative twist on the immortal apple pie and make a great snack or a fabulous looking dessert.

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Perfect Homemade Churros

Churros piled on a plate and served with chocolate sauceChurros piled on a plate and served with chocolate sauce

This Churros recipe has been tested FIVE times and we’ve tried to make it as perfect as possible. No soggy, eggy mess, just perfect churros every single time. Try this recipe, and follow the instructions closely to get best results.

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Air Fryer Eggless Vanilla Cake

A slice of eggless vanilla cake layered with whipped cream and topped with strawberriesA slice of eggless vanilla cake layered with whipped cream and topped with strawberries

A simple 7-ingredient recipe that produces a moist, soft eggless vanilla sponge that’s delicious on its own and can be made in the air fryer.

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Eggless Chocolate Cake – So soft and moist!

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This eggless chocolate cake recipe is moist, airy, light and so chocolatey. And incredibly easy to make! This eggless cake recipe won’t fail you.

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Drinks

Lychee Soda

lychee soda served in a glass topped with a lychee on a toothpicklychee soda served in a glass topped with a lychee on a toothpick

Try this creamy, slushee-like beverage with refreshing lychee flavours that just needs 5 ingredients!

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Limonada | Brazilian Lemonade

glass with limonada with a sprig of mint and slices of lemon on the sideglass with limonada with a sprig of mint and slices of lemon on the side

Beat the heat with a refreshing twist! This creamy Limonada is the perfect blend of zesty lemons, sweet condensed milk, and ice. Sip on this citrus delight and feel instantly refreshed.

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Strawberry Pepper Gin and Tonic

Strawberry Pepper Gin and Tonic served in a short stemmed glass with sugar on the rimStrawberry Pepper Gin and Tonic served in a short stemmed glass with sugar on the rim

Our take on Gin and Tonic with strawberries and pepper is super refreshing and fun. Fruity, tart, sweet and slightly spicy notes make this strawberry pepper gin and tonic cocktail perfect for brunches and family meals.

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Strawberry Orange White Wine Sangria

Strawberry Orange White Wine Sangria served in two glasses with limes and basilStrawberry Orange White Wine Sangria served in two glasses with limes and basil

Strawberry Orange White Wine Sangria is a refreshing cocktail that combines the sweetness and flavors of strawberries, oranges, limes and basil with white wine for a fresh take on a traditional sangria. It’s the perfect brunch drink that can be made ahead for a crowd.

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Summer Berry Red Wine Spritzer

Summer Berry Red Wine Spritzer served with mint in glasses.Summer Berry Red Wine Spritzer served with mint in glasses.

The Summer Berry Red Wine Spritzer is a cool, refreshing cocktail and a lot like the tinto de verano. Full of strawberries and blueberries, its perfect for times when you want to stay away from hard liquor and watch those calories while still enjoying a drink!

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