With melted chocolate and hand-baked cookies, you can make Easter staple bunny and carrots for your Easter baskets. These Easter inspired dessert treats are surely going to be a fun activity in the kitchen. Here are recipe of four dessert treats to add a dose of delight-fulness and excitement to your Easter celebrations.
- Easter Chocolate Carrots- For making these chocolate-covered carrots, first thing you need is a pint of strawberries that can be transformed into cute carrots. Wash strawberries without removing the top, melt chocolate in broiler and dip strawberries holding top. Let them dry on cookie sheet and take piece of dental floss, run through top to look like Easter carrots.
- Bird Nest made of chocolate- This dessert recipe is so simple to make that even kids can have fun time in helping you. For this recipe, you mainly need chocolate and chowmein noodles. Melt chocolate in a pan or broiler, add chowmein noodles and stir it till well blended. Once mixture is ready, divide it into four parts on parchment paper and using hands shape it into nest. Put malted eggs in pastel colors into nest and let it set for around 25-30 minutes.
- Cute Bunny Cookies- Bake cookies, using egg -shape cookie cutters cut them into desired shape of bunny. For icing, make a mixture combining powdered sugar, corn syrup, vanilla extract and little bit water. Use Americolor food coloring for white & soft pink and small portion for black icing. Spoon over white icing over cookies, then with pink icing make bunny ears and black for making eyes. Use white nonpareil for making the tail. These bunny cookies are super cute and delicious.
- Carrot Cookies- Using cookie cutter, cut cookies in crazy carrot shapes, now to make them look like carrots, spoon over orange icing, I used Americlor food coloring for getting orange color and reserved a small portion to add green coloring. Make the carrot top with green coloring and perfect snack for your Easter basket is ready.