Easter picnic ideas & crispy cake recipe!

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Are you ready for the bank holiday Easter Weekend? Here’s some simple festive ideas to get in the festive mood with some picnic food ideas!

Chocolate crispy cake recipe!

If your kids are full of beans this easter holidays then here’s an idea to keep those little hands busy. Head to the kitchen and make some yummy easter cakes to pack for a picnic. Here’s a super simple recipe!

Ingredients:

  • 110g (4oz) at least 70% cocoa dark chocolate
  • 50g (2oz) unsalted butter
  • 50g (2oz) Golden Syrup
  • 75g (3oz) Rice Crispies
  • 1 pack of mini easter eggs

Method:

1: Mix chocolate, butter and syrup in a heatproof bowl and place in a pan of boiling water. Stirring occasionally, simmer for 5-8 minutes, or until the mixture is completely melted and a smooth consistency.

2: Take the bowl out of the pan and mix in the rice crispies until they are all covered in the chocolate mixture.

3: Spoon out the mixture into cake cases and decorate with mini easter eggs.

4: Place in the fridge to set, ready to enjoy eating after about an hour!

Rice Crispy Cakes

Hot Cross buns

A must for any Easter picnic! Why not take a stroll to the park with one of our picnic blankets and enjoy relaxing into the weekend with a flask of tea and indulge in the festive food! Our Deluxe Picnic Backpack Hamper includes plates, a knife and napkins to wipe those stick jam fingers on, and space to carry your flask.

Hot cross buns

Easter egg hunt!

Our flask packs come with 2 mugs which are the perfect size for collecting little easter eggs in. How about an filling the flask with some hot chocolate and setting out a hunt for the tasty treats in the garden. When all the eggs have been found, you could pop a couple in the bottom and use the mugs to enjoy a super chocolatey drink as they melt!

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