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Easter Brunch Recipes

Easy and delicious Easter brunch ideas that will please every guest on your list! The perfect occasion to enjoy your family and welcome spring with a tasty holiday brunch.

The best thing about celebrating a holiday is spending time with people we love. The second best thing is the food  – although, in this case, it’s a close second! Easter is the perfect occasion to enjoy your family and welcome spring with a delicious brunch.

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Hosting a big Easter brunch is one of my favorite holiday traditions and something I look forward to every year. Whether we’re celebrating with friends, family or a mixture of both, we love to go all out with a big holiday spread.

This list of breakfast-turned-lunch recipe ideas does not disappoint. You literally could eat your way from breakfast to lunch to dessert without skipping a beat! From traditional breakfast foods to a creative spin on old favorites, there is something on this list that even your pickiest eaters will not be able to resist!

Pancakes and crepes

These are always the crowd favorite. Everyone loves loading them up with toppings like fresh berries, powdered sugar, buttermilk syrup or a dollop of whipped cream.

buttermilk pancake recipe
Buttermilk Pancake Recipe
These are the absolute BEST buttermilk pancakes! Perfectly soft, fluffy and moist. Taste amazing topped with butter, syrup and fresh berries! 
Total Time: 20 minutes
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folded crepes on a white plate
Crepe Recipe
The perfect crepe recipe to make for any occasion and completely delicious! The best part about these crepes is they are super easy and can be made right in your blender. Not only are they great for breakfast, but dessert too!
Total Time: 40 minutes
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blueberry buttermilk pancakes
Blueberry Pancakes
Light and tender pancakes made from scratch and loaded with fresh juicy blueberries. These are the fluffiest blueberry pancakes that you will ever try!
Total Time: 20 minutes
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strawberry crepes on a white plate
Strawberry Crepe Recipe
Learn how to make strawberry crepes in just 15 minutes! The batter is easily made in the blender and then filled with a simple 2-ingredient strawberry sauce. These make the perfect breakfast or dessert!
Total Time: 15 minutes
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stack of chocolate chip pancakes with sliced bananas and syrup on top
Chocolate Chip Pancakes
Light, fluffy, homemade pancakes that are loaded with chocolate chips. These chocolate chip pancakes are an indulgent breakfast idea that tastes amazing topped with sliced bananas, peanut butter and syrup.
Total Time: 20 minutes
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lemon crepes on white plate
Lemon Crepes
These deliciously simple lemon crepes are light and airy with a crispy outer edge and a zesty lemon flavor. They are perfect drizzled with lemon juice and powdered sugar or filled with whipped cream and lemon curd! 
Total Time: 40 minutes
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easy chocolate crepes
Chocolate Crepes
These chocolate crepes are made in the blender and ready in just 10 minutes! Easy, delicious and the perfect way to satisfy your chocolate cravings.
Total Time: 10 minutes
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german pancakes
German Pancake Recipe
These German pancakes (aka fluffy pancakes) are a family favorite recipe that's perfect for breakfast, brunch or breakfast-for-dinner. My kids always get so excited when we make them!
Total Time: 25 minutes
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savory crepe egg and bacon filling
Savory Breakfast Crepes
Learn how to make savory crepes in the blender in a matter of minutes! Then add your favorite fillings like scrambled eggs, bacon and cheese for the ultimate breakfast idea.
Total Time: 40 minutes
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Ricotta pancakes
Ricotta Pancakes
These easy ricotta pancakes are super rich, moist and incredibly delicious. They pair perfectly with a drizzle of maple syrup and fresh berries. 
Total Time: 20 minutes
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nutella crepes with bananas on white plate
Nutella Crepes
Sweet nutella crepes filled with a chocolate hazelnut spread and sliced bananas. Only 5 minutes of prep and perfect for Sunday brunch or dessert night. 
Total Time: 40 minutes
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Eggs and potatoes

We usually always have a couple of egg dishes on the table. The great thing about them is that they can usually be prepped or made in advance. Then it’s one less thing to worry about on the big day. And who can forget potatoes? A classic, delicious and easy breakfast side that are always gone so fast.

ham and cheese quiche on a cutting board with a slice cut out
Ham and Cheese Quiche
This ham and cheese quiche is made with a pie crust base, eggs, spinach, ham and cheese in the filling. Only takes 10 minutes to prep and is perfect for Sunday brunch or holiday mornings!
Total Time: 45 minutes
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breakfast casserole
Make-Ahead Breakfast Casserole
This make-ahead sausage and egg breakfast casserole is one of my go-to easy breakfast recipes! The perfect dish to make for holidays or Sunday brunch. 
Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
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hash browns with egg
Homemade Hash Browns
These homemade hash browns are perfectly crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside. An easy side dish that's ready in just 20 minutes! 
Total Time: 20 minutes
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breakfast skillet recipe
Breakfast Skillet
This cheesy bacon breakfast skillet has delicious layers of eggs, hash browns, cheese and bacon. Easy to whip up, but tastes indulgent and oh-so-delicious!
Total Time: 20 minutes
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Cheesy Ham and Broccoli Frittata
Cheesy Ham and Broccoli Frittata
This easy ham and broccoli frittata with chunks of cheddar cheese is a perfect (and fast) low carb breakfast or brunch option. Great for serving a crowd!
Total Time: 35 minutes
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breakfast potatoes recipe
Breakfast Potatoes
These crispy skillet breakfast potatoes are loaded with cheese, bacon and onions. Easy, delicious and family-friendly. Potato lovers will go crazy over them!
Total Time: 35 minutes
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Mini Egg Frittatas
Mini Egg Frittatas - these egg muffins are full of protein and veggies, and less than 80 calories each. They are great for Whole30, 21-Day Fix or Paleo diets. So easy and delicious!
Total Time: 35 minutes
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Toast and waffles

More breakfast favorites that are easy and delicious. I personally love the overnight French toast because it can be made in advance and is perfect for serving a crowd. Don’t forget to set out the maple syrup and any other toppings!

Best french toast recipe
French Toast
Fluffy brioche bread dipped in a vanilla and cinnamon mixture to make perfectly golden french toast. Top with powdered sugar, fresh berries and syrup for the ultimate breakfast.
Total Time: 15 minutes
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belgian waffle with berries on a white plate
Belgian Waffles
Perfectly crispy, soft, light and fluffy Belgian waffles. Made with common pantry staples and ready in just 20 minutes!
Total Time: 20 minutes
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scooping out berry overnight french toast with a wooden spoon
Overnight French Toast
Overnight french toast casserole topped with a brown sugar crumble and berries. A delicious spin on the classic and perfect for holiday gatherings or Sunday brunch!
Total Time: 4 hours 15 minutes
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French Bread French Toast
Thick slices of crispy french bread dipped in a sweet cinnamon sugar mixture and cooked until golden. Add your favorite toppings to make this french bread french toast the ultimate breakfast or brunch!
Total Time: 15 minutes
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avocado toast on white plate
How To Make Avocado Toast
Learn how to make avocado toast with this super easy recipe. Fresh creamy avocado, a squeeze of lemon, and a sprinkling of salt and pepper bring a crispy golden piece of toast to life! 
Total Time: 5 minutes
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Scones, muffins and rolls

These are great to add to your buffet table. Your guests can easily grab one (or two) as they browse through the other available dishes. You can’t beat a homemade baked good…they taste so fresh and just like they came from a local bakery!

Glazed orange scones recipe... sweet and soft bakery-style scones topped with a fresh orange juice glaze.
Orange Scones
Sweet and soft bakery-style orange scones topped with a fresh orange glaze. A copycat Panera recipe that's super easy to make. These are the perfect addition to any breakfast or brunch!
Total Time: 50 minutes
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cinnamon roll recipe
1 Hour Cinnamon Roll Recipe
These one hour cinnamon rolls are super soft and delicious slathered with an amazing melt-in-your-mouth frosting. Just as yummy as the classic cinnamon roll recipe, but done in half the time!
Total Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
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lemon blueberry muffins
Lemon Blueberry Muffins
Soft and moist lemon blueberry muffins bursting with fresh blueberries and lemon flavor. Then drizzled with a delicious lemon glaze. These are the best muffins around!
Total Time: 35 minutes
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breakfast muffin with jam
Easy Muffin Recipe
Made with only a few ingredients and use just one bowl and spoon! Once you make this easy muffin recipe, it'll become your new favorite easy breakfast!
Total Time: 20 minutes
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A sliced biscuit with butter and honey
Homemade Biscuit Recipe
These homemade biscuits are light, flaky and absolutely delicious! You can't beat the perfect buttermilk flavor and fluffy texture. You'll be making this recipe over store-bought any day!
Total Time: 35 minutes
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overnight cinnamon rolls on parchment paper
Overnight Cinnamon Roll Recipe
Soft and buttery overnight cinnamon rolls with a brown sugar cinnamon filling and rich cream cheese frosting. Prep them the night before and wake up to freshly baked cinnamon rolls in the morning! 
Total Time: 12 hours 50 minutes
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Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Muffins
These easy chocolate chip banana bread muffins are perfectly soft and moist, with a delicious golden exterior. They have a sweet banana flavor and are bursting with rich chocolate chips in every bite! 
Total Time: 35 minutes
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orange rolls
Orange Sweet Rolls
The BEST orange sweet rolls topped with a delicious orange buttercream frosting. Super soft, fluffy and full of fresh orange flavor. This recipe is perfect for breakfast or brunch!
Total Time: 2 hours 50 minutes
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Fruit breakfasts

For a light, fresh and healthy option, it’s always a good idea to have some sort of fresh fruit dish on the table. Berries are a great option to include, as they are usually in season spring through summer.

yogurt parfait in glass cup
Yogurt Parfait
This yogurt parfait is an easy, delicious, healthy breakfast that you can make in minutes. Pile high with your favorite yogurt, granola and fruit.
Total Time: 5 minutes
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baked oatmeal with greek yogurt
Baked Oatmeal Recipe
This blueberry baked oatmeal is easily prepped in one bowl in less than 10 minutes. It makes a great breakfast or snack and is super customizable!
Total Time: 25 minutes
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berry fruit salad in glass bowl
Berry Fruit Salad Recipe
Summer berry fruit salad full of fresh strawberries, blackberries, blueberries and raspberries. Topped with a honey lime dressing that adds the perfect hint of sweetness! 
Total Time: 10 minutes
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rainbow fruit kabobs on white plate
Rainbow Fruit Kabobs Recipe
Healthy and delicious rainbow fruit kabobs that are ready in just 10 minutes! An easy low calorie snack or appetizer idea that is perfect for any occasion.
Total Time: 10 minutes
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stacked breakfast popsicles
Breakfast Yogurt Popsicle Recipe
Popsicles for breakfast! Yes, you heard right. These easy breakfast yogurt popsicles are not only delicious but are also packed with summer fruits and topped with a crunchy granola.
Total Time: 4 hours 5 minutes
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fresh fruit platter on wood board
Fruit Platter Recipe
Learn how to make a fresh fruit platter with these easy tips. Perfect for entertaining a crowd or enjoying with your family! 
Total Time: 20 minutes
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