Last lockdown, Junior witnessed quite a few broken and melted egg deliveries from Easter bunnies afar, so this year we decided to find all the yummy gifts that can be sent safely through the post all in one piece. There are so many baking kits, gorgeous sturdy chocolate selections and decorating kits. Prepare for serious sugar cravings when you’ve finished reading this article!
Easter Egg Bake and Hunt Kit, £19.99, Craft & Crumb
Children will be eggstatic to receive their very own Easter egg biscuit baking kit along with a create your own egg hunt craft activity. Each kit comes with everything needed to bake and decorate a delicious batch of Easter egg shape biscuits and a craft kit to make their own hunt in the garden!
Easter Egg Hunt Pancake Kit, £15.50, Crepeaffaire
Anyone who loves their pancakes will be thrilled with this Easter Egg Hunt Pancake Kit that comes with enough pancake mix for 10 crepes plus loads of yummy fillings and decorations. Includes ready written clues so you can set up a fab Easter egg hunt within minutes. Eggcellent!
Easter Chocolates (medium tin) £35, Biscuiteers
We’re huge fans of Biscuiteers’ beautifully iced biscuits and there are plenty of fab Easter themed cookies that will tickle your bonnet in their range this year, but we were particularly drawn to these gorgeous chocolates that are iced with stunning letters and Easter themed illustrations. Presented in a keepsake tin and packaged with posting in mind, the flavours are YUM. With Dark Raspberry Ganache, Dark Orange Ganache, Dark Mint Ganache, Salted Caramel Ganache, Milk Ganache and Hazelnut Praline in the mix, kids and grown-ups will be very happy with these.
Easter Bunny Cream Tart Kit, £30, Mon Dessert
Well, hello bunny! This fun and whimsical Easter rabbit showstopper is surprisingly easy to make. An entirely plant based cake mix provides the sponge and once baked in the silicone mould you can bedeck your bunny with meringue kisses, piped icing and decorative springtime silk flowers. A truly lovely centrepiece for Easter tea that the kids can fee really proud of.
Hot Cross Bun Kit, £20, Mon Dessert
We couldn’t skip over Mon Dessert’s fab Hot Cross Bun making set! Imagine the smell wafting through the house! The kit contains everything you need to make this classic teatime treat, including a piping bag and fine tip nozzle so you can pipe on the crosses for that professional touch.
Manilife and Islands Chocolate Exclusive Smooth & Original Bundle, £12.99, ManiLife
Peanut butter lovers step forward! Gourmet, palm-oil free, peanut butter brand ManiLife, has teamed up with ethically crafted Islands Chocolate and chef Bettina Campolucci Bordi of @bettinaskitchen to bring you a delicious gift bundle delivered straight to your door. This limited-edition baking box features an exclusive recipe of peanut butter and chocolate rocky roads by Bettina’s kitchen and the key ingredients to make them. We can taste them already!
Happy Easter Hamper, £40, Hotel Chocolat
Oh Hotel Chocolate you are spoiling us! This is the perfect family hamper of chocolate treats that will keep everyone oohing and ahhing for days. With Boozy Simnel Cake and real Champagne truffles for the adults and tangy Strawberries and Cream Puddles, chocolate caramel City Bunnies and Sunny Side Up chocolate truffle eggs there really is something for all chocolate lovers.
Easter Bunny DIY Kit, £23, Doughnut Time
Here’s something we haven’t seen before! A DIY doughnut bunny decorating kit! Filled with four freshly made Easter Bunny shaped doughnuts, ready to fill and decorate with the enclosed selection of icing, googly eyes and sprinkles, this is the perfect gift for kids who love their doughnuts and enjoy eating their own creations.