With Easter fast approaching, and our supermarket shelves stocked to the rafters with a whole host of different eggs, gifts and more, we've put together our annual Easter Gift Guide so that you can sift through all of the noise and quickly pick out some of the best of what's on offer in 2019!
Our favourite Kinder Surprise Easter offerings
Kinder Surprise Easter Bunny: At just £2.89, this 75g Kinder Surprise bunny is the perfect mini snack over the upcoming long weekend! With the classic Kinder chocolate providing a yummy experience, it's something any friend or family member would enjoy.
Kinder Surprise Powerpuff Girls Easter Egg (Large): £15 is at the higher end of the scale when it comes to buying eggs for the little ones, but if you're looking to get them a single egg that'll last a few days, with a couple of surprises also stored inside, this one could be perfect! There are also Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles-themed eggs, as well as some with Minions goodies and packaging!
Kinder Surprise Fluffy Toy Easter Bunny 73g: For £7.51, you can couple some chocolate treats with a fluffy bunny that's sure to put a smile on the face of any youngsters excited to celebrate the holiday season!
Carluccio's celebrate 20 years with gorgeous Easter treats
Ovetti Arcobaleno - Rainbow White Chocolate Quail Eggs (100g, £5.95): If you're a fan of white chocolate, these hand-decorated delicacies are the perfect addition to your Easter treats!
Ovetti Colorati - Sugared Chocolate Quail Eggs (160g, £6.95): There's always someone who prefers dark chocolate to milk, and if you're buying for them this Easter holiday, these lovely pastel coloured eggs could make the perfect gift!
Cestino Di Pasqua (£10.95): Of course, there's always this option available if you're unsure what kind of treats your giftee will be happy to receive! This selection offers up milk chocolate eggs, cereal mini eggs and milk chocolate farm animals with hazelnut filling. They'll even be able to re-use the gorgeous hand-made basket!
Mariage Frères' Le Fabueleux (£13 in The Salon/£9.50 take away)
We've all tried the usual chocolate egg, but these intricately designed beauties come with a velvety ganache filling that's infused with Thè De Pâques tea. Sunflower yellow, sky blue and mint green are amongst the flavours on offer!
Divine Vegan Pink Himalayan Salt Dark Chocolate Easter Egg (100g, £5)
Divine's signature smooth Fairtrade chocolate has never tasted better than with this gorgeous chocolate egg. Himalayan pink salt is infused and is a real treat to the lips of anybody who enjoys a luxury Easter offering. With absolutely no plastic, recyclable foil and a cardboard box, this is a sustainable egg for those who worry about waste. Perfection! Get this and more, at: https://www.traidcraftshop.co.uk/
Pierre Marcolini's gorgeous miniature eggs (RRP: £39)
This year, Pierre Marcolini have once again stunned with their creative expression for their Easter collection. One of our favourites that we got to try out was this gorgeous box of 30 miniature eggs, made up of six different flavours. Dark chocolate with ganache made with Madagascan cocoa beans; dark chocolate with dark chocolate and caramel ganache; milk chocolate with milk chocolate and caramel ganache; milk chocolate with hazelnut praline; white chocolate with Madagascan vanilla ganache; and white chocolate with Iranian pistachio praline are all included.
Biscuiteers' Easter Egg Biscuit Tin (RRP: £35)
They've got a wide range of different Easter gifts this year, but our favourite from Biscuiteers is this beautiful Easter tin, in which nine delicious Easter Egg biscuits are contained! Each one is hand-iced to perfection, and tastes of luxury.
Diet Coke's Twisted Strawberry addition
Diet Coke have this week announced the launch of their new flavour, Diet Coke Twisted Strawberry. Now available nationwide, the addition to the UK range came after the success of its run in the United States, and joins the Diet Coke Exotic Mango in the ever-evolving Diet Coke line. If you're looking for something with bubbles, but without the alcohol this Easter, this could be a fine treat to add to your holiday fridge!
Sparkling Ice add two new flavours
Perfect not just for Easter, but for the summer, these gorgeous Lemon Lime and Strawberry Watermelon blends are great for whetting your palette! Couple with some ice and make sure to serve cold; they're just 12 calories per bottle! Strawberry Watermelon is now available (stockist is Boots and RRP is £1.49), but you'll have to wait for Lemon Lime, which launches on May 15 (Sainsbury’s, £1.49).
Freixenet Cordon Negro (RRP: £11)
If alcohol is more your thing, then look no further. Freixenet Cordon Negro, available nationally at Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury's and Morrisons, is one of the nicest and most affordable wines we've seen on the market. If you want something to go perfectly alongside your Easter treats, the delicate bubbles and Mediterranean fruits concealed within this beverage will have you smiling from ear to ear.
Scentopia's gorgeous Wonderland range
These beautifully-scented products will put a smile on the face of anybody who loves spending some quality time in the bath! Whether you fancy adding some gorgeous bubble bath to your soak, or want to lighten up the aroma of your home with scented candles, and room and fabric sprays, Scentopia has got you covered. Not everything you give this Easter has to be made out of chocolate! Click here to start your order.
Buttermilk's fudge-filled and free-from Easter ranges
This year, Buttermilk aren't only offering up their brilliant fudge-filled range of four different Easter Eggs (and a Hot Cross Bun fudge), but they also have some gorgeous 'free from' eggs to enjoy, in Choc Honeycomb and Choc Orange flavours (RRP £5.99 each).
Their fudge-filled eggs are £9.99 each, bar the Caramelised Cacao Nib Easter Egg which is £11.99. The Hot Cross Bun fudge meanwhile, is £2.99.
Virginia Hayward's Chocolate Indulgence Hamper (RRP: £29.99)
Though it's not the usual Easter treat, if you're looking for something a bit different for the chocolate lover in your life, this indulgent hamper contains a whole selection of snacks that we're sure they'd love to try! Reid's Chocolate Chunk Shortbread, a Gold Crown Chocolate Slab with Milk and White Chocolate Chips, an Ooh! Chocolata Honeycomb Milk Chocolate Bar, a Farrah's Chocolate Fudge Bar, a Cocoa Loco Organic Hot Chocolate Spoon, Scarlett and Mustard Belgian Chocolate Sauce and Linden Lady Chocolate Covered Marshmallows are all included. This hamper could last you until next Easter comes around! Plus, the Seagrass Storage Cube is a gorgeous little piece that'd look great in any home after being emptied of its yummy goodness!
Baileys' luxury chocolate eggs - Salted Caramel and Coffee (RRP: £10-£12)
Lovers of the iconic Irish cream Baileys will be left smiling this Easter, as there are two incredible eggs available from the company! Their Salted Caramel egg offers up a hollow milk chocolate shell with crunchy salted caramel pieces running through it. Six shimmer chocolates are also included, with milk chocolate on the outside and a salted caramel centre.
The Coffee egg meanwhile comes with six milk chocolate truffles, whilst the hollow milk chocolate shell is embossed with bronze shimmered chocolate coffee beans.
Lily O'Brien's Mega Milk Chocolate Egg (RRP: £12.90)
This 40% Mega Milk Chocolate egg is without a doubt one of the most intense chocolate experiences you can have this Easter holiday! High quality and accompanied by a variety of seven handcrafted discs (with unique flavours), this is something all those who have a passion for chocolate should try.
Cadbury Dairy Milk Crunchie Ultimate Easter Egg (RRP: £12)
Cadbury have this year gone one step further than their usual range, launching the incredible Dairy Milk Crunchie Ultimate Easter egg! As a new addition to the range, it's a brilliant treat to share with friends and family. Three Cadbury Crunchie bars are inside the package, alongside a huge Easter egg that contains hidden pieces of Cadbury Crunchie within the Dairy Milk shell!
Choc on Choc's wacky range!
This Bath-based chocolatier is going all out to ensure you can get something truly egg-citing for your friends and family this Easter! The pictures above speak for themselves, so to make your order simply head to www.choconchoc.co.uk!
New limited edition HARIBO Starmix
HARIBO are offering the chance to win a premium UK family break with Forest Holidays, following the launch of their new limited edition bags of Starmix! To be in with a chance of winning, all you have to do is find a 'Double Yolker' version of the classic HARIBO fried egg sweet! The competition runs until April 21, with shoppers allowed up to May 31 to claim their prize. Happy hunting!
Rhythm 108's Mini Easter Truffle Eggs (RRP: £1.50)
If you're looking for a vegan and gluten-free alternative this Easter, then the Mini Easter Truffle Eggs from Rhythm 108 are the perfect snack to add to your shopping basket! Available to buy online and in Sainsbury's stores now, they're made with all-natural and organic ingredients, including raw cane sugar, cocoa butter, sunflower oil, agave fibre, and hazelnuts.
Reese's brand new Easter Egg (RRP: £6)
Brand new to the UK comes a large hollow egg from Reese's, which is made with delicious milk chocolate. Peanut butter fans will of course also get a hit of their favourite filling with the addition of three Reese's Peanut Butter Crème Eggs within the pack. Each are made with a chocolate shell and filled with peanut butter crème.
The Solid Chocolate Egg company's five flavours (RRP: £24.99)
Whether you're a fan of milk, dark, white, caramel milk or Colombian chocolate, The Solid Chocolate Company have got something for you this Easter. Each egg will allow the lucky recipient 750g of high quality chocolate, split into 42 bite-size pieces. Chunky and funky!
Ombar's chocolate gift box
In gorgeous packaging comes a gorgeous little collection of Ombar's best bars. With one coco mylk bar, one coconut 60%, one 72% cacoa and one 90% cacao bar, this is the perfect gift for the vegan in your life who may be feeling a little left out at Easter!
Walkers Mini Lemon Shortbread Eggs
This Easter, Walkers Shortbread are hoping to help out those of us who aren't quite chocaholics with the launch of their 3D Chick Carton, packed with buttery lemon shortbread eggs. Perfect for those who want a sweet treat this Easter, but something a little different, each package contains 36 delicious shortbread eggs.
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