There aren’t very many occasions throughout the year to whip up a breathtaking, over-the-top dessert. That’s why when a holiday comes up, it’s important that you take the opportunity to make the most beautiful sweet treat you can imagine. This coming Easter is that perfect moment. Bake yourself a dessert so lovely, so sweet that even you “ooh” and “ahh” when you place it on the table. To be clear, we’re not talking about cute bunny Easter desserts that delight kids, but beauties that will wow all ages.
To help you in your quest for baking greatness, we’ve rounded up our 12 favorites. From cakes to pies to flans, here are our favorite dessert recipes worthy of your Easter celebration.