28 Healthy Easter Recipes That Your Family Will Love

The best healthy Easter recipes that your whole family will love! From delicious brunch recipes and sweet treats to incredible, savory sides, these recipes are perfect for making all spring and summer long.

This roundup of the best healthy Easter recipes might just be my favorite roundup of recipes ever. It’s perfect for kicking off spring and has some of the best of the best from Ambitious Kitchen. Easter has become one of my favorite holidays of all time because you can eat an incredible brunch and carrot cake all in one day (dream come true).

Wondering what to bring to Easter dinner besides ham? I’ve got you covered with go-to main dishes to feed a crowd, plus plenty of brunch recipes, veggie side dishes, and amazing desserts that you might just fall in love with. Don’t know where to begin? Start with this easy, veggie-packed quiche and work your way to the best healthy carrot cake you’ll ever eat.

Whether you’re cooking for the whole family or just enjoying Sunday brunch this spring, there’s something for everyone in this list.

Enjoy, xo!


collage of healthy easter appetizers

1. Fresh & Healthy 7-Layer Dip

2. Bacon Wrapped Dark Chocolate & Goat Cheese Stuffed Dates

3. Pat’s 4-Ingredient Paleo Crackers

4. How to Make a Charcuterie Board (two different ways!)

5. 10-Minuted Smoked Salmon Pinwheels

6. Roasted Strawberry, Basil, and Goat Cheese Crostini


collage of healthy easter brunch recipes

7. Pistachio Poppyseed Orange Yogurt Bread

8. The Best Cinnamon Rolls You’ll Ever Eat

9. Spinach & Goat Cheese Quiche with Sweet Potato Crust

10. Healthier Carrot Cake Banana Bread with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting

11. Paleo Lemon Blueberry Bread

12.Vegan Banana Bread Cinnamon Rolls

stack of chocolate chip pancakes being drizzled with maple syrup

13. Whole Wheat Banana Bread Pancakes with Chocolate Chips

14. Healthy Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread (nut free + vegan + gluten free!)

15. Polenta, Refried Beans & Egg Skillet Bake

16. Healthy Carrot Cake Muffins with Cream Cheese Glaze

17. Mushroom Spinach Bacon Egg Cups

healthy lemon poppyseed muffin with pink glaze and a bite taken out

18. Healthy Lemon Poppyseed Muffins with Lemon Blueberry Glaze

19. Jalapeño, Pepper Jack, and Turkey Bacon Quiche with Potato Crust

20. Upside-Down Orange Caramel Pecan French Toast Bake

21. Perfectly Crispy Roasted Breakfast Potatoes

Side & Salads

collage of healthy easter sides and salad recipes

22. Everything Spring Green Salad with Basil Lemon Vinaigrette

23. Chipotle Gouda Scalloped Sweet Potatoes

24. The Easiest Chopped Greek Chickpea Salad

25. Maple Glazed Carrots with Goat Cheese & Pistachios

26. Saucy Stovetop Thai Green Beans

broccoli salad in a bowl with a spoon

27. Vegan Curried Broccoli Chickpea Salad

28. One Pot Moroccan Chickpea Quinoa Salad

29. Chicken Kale Waldorf Salad with Avocado & Goat Cheese

30. Roasted Garlic Basil Pesto Potatoes with Arugula

31. Shredded Brussels Sprouts & Kale Salad with Apple, Gorgonzola & Candied Pecans

curry roasted cauliflower sweet potato salad on a platter

32. Curry Roasted Cauliflower Sweet Potato Salad

33. The Best Creamy Garlic Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes

Main Courses

collage of healthy easter main courses

34. Vegan & Gluten Free Curry Chickpea Pot Pie with Sweet Potato ‘Crust’

35. Caramelized Onion, Fig & Goat Cheese Pizza with Arugula

36. 30-Minute Spinach Garlic Parmesan Orzo with Crispy Bacon

vegan mac and cheese topped with jalapeño slices in a bowl

37. Easy Vegan Mac and Cheese

38. Lightened Up Chicken Pot Pie

39. Brussels Mac and Cheese

whole roasted chicken in a skillet

40. How to Make an Easy Roasted Chicken

41. Roasted Butternut Squash Broccoli Cheddar Chicken Couscous


collage of healthy easter desserts

42. The Best Healthy Carrot Cake You’ll Ever Eat (gluten free & paleo!)

43. Healthy 4 Ingredient Reese’s Eggs

44. Lemon Cookies with Lovely Lemon Glaze

paleo orange loaf with chocolate glaze

45. Paleo Orange-Kissed Loaf with Dark Chocolate Glaze

46. Salted Brown Butter Butterscotch Oatmeal Cookies

47. Almond Flour Strawberry Shortcake Cake with Vanilla Bean Cream Cheese Frosting

48. Healthy Peanut Butter Rice Krispie Treats

grain free tahini cookie cake on a cake stand and on two plates

49. Grain Free Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

50. Homemade Healthy Peanut Butter Cups (low carb, vegan, gluten free)

51. Lightened Up Gluten Free Carrot Cake with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting

paleo tahini blondies in a stack

52. Paleo Chocolate Chip Tahini Blondies

53. Orange Carrot Zucchini Cake with Coconut Cream Cheese Frosting

54. The Best Paleo Chocolate Cake with Paleo Chocolate Frosting

If you make any of these recipes, be sure to leave a comment below and let me know how you liked it! You can also tag #ambitiouskitchen on Instagram so that I can see your creations. Thank you, xo!

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