The perfect Easter treats
Easter has been celebrated for centuries, there’s a longer history of Easter than what we think. As a modern society, we think of Easter as only being linked to the death of Jesus Christ, but it dates back a lot longer than that.
The origins of Easter can be traced back to the Jewish holiday of Passover, which commemorates the Israelites' liberation from slavery in ancient Egypt. According to the Bible, Jesus was crucified during the time of Passover, and his resurrection occurred on the third day after his death.
The first Christians celebrated Easter as a single day, but over time, it evolved into a season of 50 days known as Eastertide or the Easter Season. This period begins with Easter Sunday, which falls on the first Sunday after the first full moon following the spring equinox.
In the early Christian church, Easter was the most important holiday, and it was celebrated with great solemnity and joy. As Christianity spread throughout the world, Easter became a cultural as well as a religious holiday. Many of the customs associated with Easter, such as the Easter bunny and Easter eggs, have pagan origins and were later incorporated into Christian celebrations.
Today, many of us still celebrate Easter, and we often mark the occasion with a chocolate egg, and/or an Easter egg hunt. We also use the long bank holiday weekend as an opportunity to gather with our family and friends, spending some much-needed time together. If you are planning on having a family gathering, a cake would be a great choice of dessert to enjoy with your loved ones or to send as an Easter gift. We have a great range of Easter cakes that the whole family will enjoy.
Mini Egg Pinata Cake - Our Mini Egg Pinata cake will make everyone hoppy this year! Four layers of delicious chocolate sponge and chocolate buttercream covered with chocolate flakes and colourful mini eggs on top! Inside you will find a surprise treat of Cadburys Mini Eggs, marshmallows, and crispy pearls. The perfect cake to celebrate with family and friends this Easter! Available as gluten free as well!
Easter Chocolate Cake - Indulge in a luxurious and rich chocolate sponge filled with a thick layer of chocolate buttercream and topped with creamy white chocolate icing. Sprinkled with delicious milk chocolate flakes and adorned with yummy chocolate Cadburys Mini Eggs, this Easter treat is a chocolate lover's dream! With both Gluten Free and Vegan options available, everyone can get egg-cited for this Easter treat!
Easter Cake Cards - Send them a special sweet treat right through their letterbox and put a big smile on their face. A great twist on a traditional Easter card or Easter egg. We have a great range of Easter card designs, as well as special Easter cake slices, and you can even include a packet of mini eggs inside too!
Easter Colouring Cakes - Why not entertain the kids this Easter with one of our Easter colouring cakes! Colour them in with our edible colouring pens for the perfect family Easter treat. Available as a Victoria or Chocolate colouring cake, it comes with a set of colourful cake pens to bring your toppers to life!
Easter Photo Cakes - Add a personal touch this Easter! Choose between a Victoria or Chocolate Sponge Cake and add your own photo, or choose one of our colourful topper designs.