Sundays and holidays are the best times to have brunch. It’s a great time to celebrate Easter with a brunch party of epic proportions when these two events coincide every year. It’s also the only reason we have to eat Peeps at breakfast and decorate with healthy foods such as eggs and carrots.
The pandemic will make Easter 2021 less exciting for many, but that doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your brunch! Traditional Easter breakfasts include traditional Easter dishes like ham-based dishes or Easter bread. But, this past year has seen a lot of innovation. This is a great opportunity to expand your brunch menu with new and exciting dishes or to add a modern spin on old favorites.
This post features a collection of our top Easter brunch ideas. We hope you enjoy it as much next year.
Easter Bunny Pancakes
This Easter brunch idea will earn you extra points with your kids. Or they might laugh at you on TikTok. This is a simple recipe that doesn’t require any culinary or fine art skills. To make the tail, you only need pancake mix, bananas, chocolate chips, and marshmallows.
Ever wonder how eggs became the symbol of Easter? What’s the deal with the rabbit trying to hide them? This holiday classic is great for those hard-boiled eggs left over from Easter.
Double Chocolate Easter Candy Doughnuts
There’s nothing better than an excuse for eating candy for breakfast. You can also have a double chocolate-covered doughnut with Robin’s Egg sprinkles. This Easter brunch recipe takes less than half an hour to prepare.
Italian Easter Bread
Sprinkles of rainbow sprinkles on bread? It’s possible to make your dreams come true. This is your chance to shine if you were one of those who started bread-making as a hobby in quarantine. Easter bread is a traditional holiday staple that will add color to any spread.
All the best parts of brunch in one delicious, golden-brown delight. This ham-and cheese waffle recipe will make it easy to choose between sweet or savory.
Loaded Vegetable Spring Quiche
Quiche is a great addition to any brunch menu. This one is vegetarian-friendly. This delicious dish is packed with spring vegetables, so you don’t feel guilty about having Peeps with your morning cup of coffee.
The Best Cinnamon Rolls You’ll Ever Eat
Although these cinnamon rolls are called boldly, we will gladly accept their word for it. This brunch recipe requires a lot of time. If you have a busy Easter morning, you might want to order Cinnabon instead. It’s called working smarter and not harder.
Frittatas are a great DIY brunch recipe. This egg-based recipe is delicious and very easy to make. Although you can add other vegetables or breakfast meats to this recipe, it calls for the classic brunch trio of ham, spinach, and cheddar cheese.
Gluten-Free Easter Coffee Cake
This pastry is not your typical caffeinated morning beverage, even though it sounds like it. This apple-cinnamon slice is a perfect match for a hot cup of coffee. This one is also allergen-friendly. This dish will be a hit with everyone, no matter who’s hosting Easter brunch.
Muffins made with vegan lemon poppy seeds.
This lemon poppy seeds muffin is perfect for Easter brunch. It takes only 30 minutes to prepare!
Sparkling Raspberry Lemon Mimosas
Were you sure we would do a brunch post with a mimosa recipe only for the adults? This sparkling raspberry lemon mimosa is the perfect choice for Easter celebrations because of its pastel pink color. You don’t have to stick to mimosas just because brunch is over. You can find many Easter cocktails to complement your brunch menu.