Add a Touch of Super-Cute Sweetness with These Easter Cookie Ideas

flower shaped fruit tarts with lemon curd and raspberry fillings in the center
19 Best Delicious Easter Holiday Cookie IdeasBrian Woodcock


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Whether you're celebrating Easter with an outdoor egg hunt and a big Easter brunch this year, or planning something more low key with just a few close family members, there's always room on the table for a batch or two of these cookies.

Flower Fruit Tarts

Make these mini flower tarts filled with your choice of jam or lemon curd for a sweet bite worthy of a springtime Easter party.

Get the recipe for Flower Fruit Tarts.

flower shaped fruit tarts with lemon curd and raspberry fillings in the center
Brian Woodcock

Peanut Butter Candy Egg Blondies

These peanut butter cookie bars are easy to make—and stuffed with candy eggs for extra goodness.

Get the recipe for Peanut Butter Candy Egg Blondies.

peanut butter blondies with mini cadbury eggs baked into the top
Brian Woodcock

Caramel-Chocolate-Walnut Thumbprint Cookies

Hosting a more elegant Easter affair? These bourbon-tinged caramel cookies pair very well with a mint julep.

Get the recipe for Caramel-Chocolate-Walnut Thumbprint Cookies.

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BRIAN WOODCOCK

Easter Shortbread Sandwich Cookies

These elegantly tart little cookies are a hit with kids and grownups alike!

Get the recipe at Barbara Bakes.

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Courtesy Barbara Bakes

No Bake Easter Nest Cookies

These two-candy treats couldn't be easier—or cuter! If you want to gussy it up a little more, Jocelyn shows you how to add a cute peanut butter chick to the nest as well.

Get the recipe at Inside Bru Crew Life.

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Courtesy Inside Bru Crew

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

A little fresh mint takes this classic cookie to the next level, while adding a touch of spring flavor.

Get the recipe at Brown Sugar.

mint chocolate chip cookies
Courtesy Brown Sugar

M&M's Easter Cookies

Pick up a bag of Easter M&M's and you're practically halfway done with making these easy Easter cookies.

Get the recipe at Averie Cooks.

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Sprinkle Bakes

Egg Sprinkle Cookies

Start with a basic sugar cookie recipe, the top with rolled white fondant and colorful sprinkles.

Get the recipe at Sprinkle Bakes.

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Sprinkle Bakes

Coconut Macaroon Nutella Nests

While coconut macaroons are delicious on their own, the dollop of Nutella makes these treats exceptional.

Get the recipe at Two Peas and Their Pod.

coconut macaroons with an indention in the center filled with nutella and mini egg candies
Two Peas and Their Pod

Toasted Coconut Bunny Tails

Put out a bowl of these bite-sized sweets on Easter and they'll be gone in no time.

Get the recipe at Life, Love and Sugar.

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Life, Love and Sugar

Spiced Carrot Cake Cookies

Butterscotch chips set these gooey carrot cake cookies apart from the rest.

Get the recipe at Averie Cooks.

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Averie Cooks

Easter Blossom Sugar Cookies

Colorful sugar crystals are the secret to making these cookies look Easter-ready.

Get the recipe at My Kitchen Craze.

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Sprinkle Bakes

Candy Cottontail Cookies

Your kids will love making (and eating!) these cute bunny butts.

Get the recipe at Good Housekeeping.

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Mike Garten

Carrot Cake Cookies

A delicious mashup of a whoopie pie and a carrot cake, this delicious cookie will be the star of your Easter dinner dessert spread.

Get the recipe at Cooking Classy.

carrot cake cookies
Cooking Classy

Sugar Cookie Easter Egg Nest

Use a muffin tin almond-flavored sugar cookie dough to make the little nests, then fill them up with Robin Eggs candies.

Get the recipe at Lovely Little Kitchen.

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Lovely Little Kitchen

Bunny Paw Thumbprint Cookies

Your Easter brunch guests will never guess these cute cookies were made with a bag of Betty Crocker sugar cookie mix.

Get the recipe at The Bearfoot Baker.

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The Bearfoot Baker

Malted Milk Speckled Egg Cookies

If you love Whoppers' Robin Eggs, you're going to go crazy for these cookies.

Get the recipe at Erica's Sweet Tooth.

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Erica's Sweet Tooth

Chocolate Cadbury Egg Cookies

Trust us, this is the best way to eat Cadbury Mini Eggs.

Get the recipe at Tastes Better from Scratch.

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Tastes Better from Scratch

Easter Chick Lemon Cookies

These Easter cookies are clucking adorable!

Get the recipe at the Gold Lining Girl.

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The Gold Lining Girl

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