Make leftover egg chocolate last longer with these super tasty cookies studded with tasty ‘egg-y’ morsels. Store them in the freezer to eat as you please.
Mini egg rocky road riot
Pull together broken Easter egg scraps - a handful of leftover Mini Eggs and plenty of fluffy marshmallows and you’ve got a stunning confection that looks as good as anything shop bought and new.
Easter nest cornflake cakes
Make the joy of Easter last for longer by combining the dregs from your cereal cupboard with any leftover chocolate eggs. Perfect bite-size lunchbox treats and made at a snip of the price you’d pay in a shop.
Chocolate overload cake
We were sold at ‘chocolate overload’. No need to buy fancy cocoa when you can save pennies by scooping up any Easter remains, tumbling in a slow cooker and baking up something magic.
Easter egg bark
Make something shiny and new out of the crumbling Easter egg pile. A few shards wrapped in ribbon would even make a great (and cheap) homemade gift too, should you happen to have any birthdays coming up.
Easter bunny bait
Transform seasonal broken bits and bobs into something brilliant and devilishly tempting/
Easter showstopper cake
Impress your guests with this dazzling bake. ‘Borrow’ the chocolate bits from the kids stash, there’ll be few complaints once they spy a slice or three of this coming their way.
Easter egg sandwich
At its heart this is basically ice cream mixed with broken Easter Eggs, which seems like a damn fine way to make any broken shards go further in our book.
Ultimate hot chocolate
No need to fork out on fancy hot chocolate powder when you have hunks of unwanted Easter egg hanging around. Melt down, stir with warmed cream, put your feet up and indulge.
Hot cross bread and chocolate pudding
Kill two birds with one stone by using up stale hot cross buns and any leftover Easter eggs in this delicious take on a traditional bread and butter pudding.
Easter egg brownies
Brownies freeze brilliantly, making them a great idea for extending the life of an Easter egg. Bring them out at parties or pack them in lunchboxes. Sure to keep the kids (and grown-ups) happy.
Creme Egg milkshake
There are only so many Creme Eggs you want the little ones eating in one go. So why not snaffle some away and pop them in the freezer ready to bring out and blitz into an indulgent milkshake at the next special occasion.