Easy Easter tea time treats


Easter is, religion aside, a time of family and a time of eating together – and celebratory meals.

Whether it’s a light, fresh fish supper on Good Friday – maybe smoked trout flaked with shaved fennel, jersey royal potatoes and a crème fraiche based dressing flecked with fiery horseradish and aromatic dill with just a gentle squeeze of lemon – or your gorgeous Easter breakfast – soft boiled eggs and buttery, golden soldiers, flecks of freshly ground black pepper and a scrunge of sea salt flakes; or perhaps it’s the tiptop slow-roast shoulder of lamb you might be cooking for lunch – a Jannson’s temptation as your side-dish and some cavolo nero for a little brassica zip - Easter is, for many of us, about taking time to prepare delicious meals for friends and family.

But – let’s not forget the treats in between. When family come together it’s a great excuse to get baking and enjoy afternoon tea – and if it’s Easter what more of an excuse do you need to slip some chocolate into the indulgent proceedings…

Click here to read the recipe for white chocolate cheesecake from the Divine cookbook
Click here to read the recipe for chocolate passion cake from the Divine cookbook
Click here to read the recipe for Divine brownies