15 Perfect Easter Cake and Cupcake RecipesKelsey Banfield
With Easter coming up, it’s time to think cake. What kind of cake do you like to serve with Easter dinner? We like to keep it very family-friendly which is why lamb cake or bunny cupcakes are personal favorites. To help you find some great family-friendly Easter cupcakes, we thought it would be fun to round-up a few of our favorites. These are all easy to make in your own kitchen and are fun projects with kids. Check out these favorite Easter cakes and cupcakes and serve some up for your holiday.
Easter Tie-Dye Cake in a Jar 1 of 15
This adorable cake is so sweet for Easter and is a blast to make with kids! Choose any color combination you want to bake it up for a crowd or the school classroom.
Photo: Brooke McLay
Carrot Cake in a Jar 2 of 15
Carrot cake is perfect for the little bunnies in your household. Set it at their place setting with a place card attached!
Photo: Brooklyn Supper
Easter Bunny Cupcakes 3 of 15
These sweet cupcakes will put a smile on everyone's face this Easter. Make them with kids for a fun project!
Photo: Brooklyn Supper
Vegan Lamb Cake 4 of 15
This sweet lamb cake is completely vegan. Let your kids decorate it and make it the centerpiece of your table. Fancy it up a bit with candy and sprinkles!
Photo: Kathy Patalsky
Easter Lamb Cupcakes 5 of 15
These adorable lamb cupcakes are so sweet and fun to make with kids. The fluffy lamb faces are perfect for spring!
Photo: Shaina Olmanson
Peep Sunflower Cake 6 of 15
This adorable Easter cake is a pretty sunflower that doubles as a kid-friendly dessert. To liven it up, use multicolor Peeps!
Photo: Paula Jones
Strawberries and Cream Cake 7 of 15
A delicious strawberry and cream cake is perfect for spring. It is full of fresh fruity flavor and looks bright and cheery on any Easter table.
Photo: Cupcakes & Kale Chips
White Chocolate Easter Cake 8 of 15
This festive white cake is perfect for the season. It is decadent and creamy and full of white chocolate. For Easter be sure to shower it with lots of pretty sprinkles!
Photo: The Kitchen Is My Playground
No-Bake Coconut Funfetti Cake 9 of 15
When you want to get the kids involved in something that is so much fun to make for Easter, make this cake! They can decorate it any way they want and enjoy eating it just as much!
Photo: Back for Seconds
Cadbury Creme Cupcakes 10 of 15
Photo: Domestic Rebel
To-Die-For Carrot Cake 11 of 15
A rich carrot cake is always a favorite seasonal dessert for Easter. This all-out recipe is perfect for the true carrot cake fan. It plays up all the best parts about carrot cake: the rich cake, luscious frosting, and crunchy topping.
Photo: Mom On Time Out
Mini Peeps Cakes 12 of 15
These look like Peeps but they are actually cake! Yes, these adorable creatures would be perfect for any Easter celebration and also would be fantastic for school.
Photo: Bake Love Give
Chocolate Cake with Truffle Eggs 13 of 15
This gorgeous Easter cake has the ultimate topping — truffle eggs! You'll love the rich chocolate flavor, and it's perfect for the ultimate Easter dessert. Be sure to have plenty of vanilla ice cream alongside.
Photo: Courtney Champion
Surprise Bunny Inside Cupcakes 14 of 15
Can you believe these cupcakes? They are perfect for Easter! The trick is a simple technique for putting a little bunny profile inside. Make them with your kids and serve them up at class today!
Photo: The Cupcake Project
A Lamb Cake 15 of 15
This sweet lamb cake is perfect for serving up at Easter dinner. Decorate it with lots of fluffy frosting and add Peeps alongside for a pretty touch!
Photo: Homemaking Hacks
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