5 No-Bake Easter Treats You Can Make in a Few Hours
Heather Baird of Sprinkle Bakes shares five quick and easy Easter treats that are almost too cute to eat.
You may have seen Heather Baird's delectable recipes on her baking and desserts blog, Sprinkle Bakes, and across HGTV.com. The editorial team got an extra special surprise when she visited HGTV Headquarters to teach us how to make adorable, no-bake treats that are perfect for filling Easter baskets this spring.
All you need to make each treat is a microwave and basic baking supplies. Plus, each recipe took less than 30 minutes. They're so easy, kids can get in on the fun! Follow the recipes below to make your own.
Carrot Crispy Rice Treats
Use pre-made crispy rice treats, or make your own to create this carrot-shaped dessert. Take it up a notch by placing the carrots in a chocolate pudding cup topped with crushed chocolate sandwich cookies (to resemble dirt).
Make It: The Sweetest Carrots You've Ever Had
Dip-Dye Jumbo Marshmallows
This was the easiest, most colorful recipe. Use jumbo pre-made marshmallows or make your own. The edible gold leaf accent takes it up a notch.
Make It: Color Block Your Marshmallows
This looks like the most intricate of the bunch, but it's so easy to make. Make your own pound cake or use a pre-made one.
Make It: Speckled Egg Petit Fours
Chocolate Wafer Basket
A basket made entirely of candy? Sign me up! Fill the basket with small candy for an all-sweets Easter gift.
Make It: Edible Easter Basket
Coconut Bunny Tails
The perfect combination of sweet and salty, these almond-filled coconut truffles resemble cute little bunny tails.
Make It: With a Salty Almond Center