Decorative Easter cookies take over the dessert table

Favorite Day at Target Easter offerings, photo provided by Target
Favorite Day at Target Easter offerings, photo provided by Target /

Even though Easter candy might be filling that basket, the dessert table doesn’t have to be just a bowl of Reese’s Peanut Butter eggs. This year, decorative Easter cookies are filling the dessert table. Ready to skip the carrot cake and add a plate of cookies to the mix?

During the holidays, cookies seem to be everywhere. Who hasn’t been to at least one holiday cookie exchange party. But, as the snow fades the dozens of cookies leave the plate. Can’t they come back before that winter chill hits again?

Looking around the Easter aisle, nestled between all the candy are many decorative Easter cookies. From simple kits to over the top decadence, there is a choice for everyone.

For example, Godiva Chocolate has an amazing Easter cookies kit. With 12 pre-baked egg shaped cookies, the baking worry is off the table. Plus, the cookies are made with Godiva Chocolate which ensures that it is a tasty treat.

With chocolate hearts, icing and candy pearls, everyone can express themselves on those cookies. From simple designs to delicate flowers, it can bring the conversation to the dessert table. Plus, for anyone who wants an activity to occupy the kids while the adults talk, this idea is a great one.

Favorite Day from Target had a wide variety of Easter cookies. From the Tie Dyed Cookies to the Easter Cookie house, there were plenty of options. These ideas are a great for aspiring bakers. For anyone who is building their confidence in the kitchen or wants to start a tradition with the kids, these options from Favorite Day at Target are perfect.

For the more advanced baker, Wilton has everything to make the most beautiful decorative Easter cookies. In addition to cookie cutters, Wilton has a huge selection of decorative items. From sprinkles to icing, there are plenty of ways to bring some color to the dessert table.

Plus, Wilton has a plenty of tips and inspiration on its website. Even if the final product looks a little more abstract than perfect, it is about having fun. There are no judgments on the dessert table.

Are you serving decorative Easter cookies this year? What tips or tricks do you have?