These Westchester Bakeries Are Making Standout Easter Desserts

Spring has sprung! Grab your Easter bunny cookies, chocolate eggs, and other festive desserts from these Westchester bakeries.

While the Easter bunny can be counted on to fill baskets with chocolate eggs and marshmallow chicks, he’s not likely to bring a showpiece dessert to your dinner (or brunch!) table. For that, hop on over to these inventive Westchester bakeries cooking up Easter treats to add heightened festivity to your holiday feast.

Baked by Susan

379 S Riverside Ave, Croton-on-Hudson; 914.862.0874

Easter Cake Pops

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Baked by Susan boasts handmade old-fashioned baked goods, and the Easter specials are no exception. A highlight of the Easter collection is the cake pops, which come with eight assorted Easter-themed balls of goodness. Other highlights are the themed chocolate-dipped Oreos, chocolate-dipped Peeps, and hummingbird cake (made with bananas, crushed pineapple, and pecans). All menu items are available for pre-order to be picked up on March 30.


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Boleria Brazilian Bakery

362 Mamaroneck Ave, Mamaroneck; 914.727.9222

Festive Brigadeiros

Boleria Brazilian Bakery brings a Latin twist to Easter with a special version of the popular brigadeiros, which are similar to bonbons. They come in boxes of four, eight, 15, or 30 featuring two flavors: the egg nest (milk chocolate) and the chick (white chocolate). The Easter menu also features festively decorated cookies and half-shell chocolate eggs filled with your option of filling, either chocolate mousse, passion fruit mousse, or dulce de leche, to name a few. Craving something savory? Go for the special bacalhau (cod) pie.


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By The Way Bakery

574 Warburton Ave, Hastings-on-Hudson; 914.478.0555

Scratch-made Easter Cake

Those following a strict diet needn’t pass up a decadent dessert this Easter with a little help from By the Way Bakery, which specializes in gluten-free and dairy-free confections. Options include the bunny layer cake (available in chocolate or vanilla) adorned with a cottontail bunny on top; coconut cheesecake, which has a macaroon-like crust; and carrot layer cake, replete with carrot flecks and a tangy white frosting.


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Chantilly Bakery

135 Parkway Rd, Bronxville; 914.771.9400

Easter Bread and Hot Cross Buns

Bronxville’s popular sweet treat spot will be showcasing a delicious array of Easter-themed goodies, available now for pre-order to be picked up on March 30. Options include hot cross buns, Easter bread (a sweet bread with cinnamon sugar filling and spring-themed sprinkles), key lime pie, and Easter cupcakes. The shop will also be available for walk-in purchases that Saturday if your sweet tooth suddenly takes over.


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607 E Boston Post Rd, Mamaroneck; 914.777.3600

Easter Chocolates

While not exactly a bakery, at Chocolations you’ll find a head-spinning bounty of festive chocolate treats, from bon bons and truffles to barks, nut clusters, caramels, chocolate-enrobed pretzels, and graham crackers. Call ahead to order delectable Easter sweets, including molded bunnies, eggs, and chicks — fill your own basket or they will do it for you. Most everything is made onsite with all-natural, premium, American chocolate. Treats include gluten-free, dairy-free, and nut-free options.


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Flowerbake by Angela

494 New Rochelle Rd, Bronxville; 914.632.2253

Large Breakable Chocolate Egg

Flowerbake by Angela started spicing up downtown Pelham in early 2018 and, since then, the bakery has moved to Eastchester on the border of Bronxville. The star of the special Easter menu is a tie between the large breakable chocolate Easter egg and the cupcake bouquet basket. Filled with your choice of Easter candy or a wind-up baby chick and candy, the 7.5-inch-tall, gold-flecked egg is available in several colors: robin’s egg blue, daffodil yellow, cherry blossom pink, or milk chocolate bark brown. It even comes with a mini wooden hammer to break open the egg.

The other Easter star is the Flowerbake Spring Abloom cupcake basket filled with a dozen vanilla, chocolate, and red velvet cupcakes. “Some people use them as their table’s floral centerpiece instead of real flowers,” says owner Angela Scalamogna. There’s also a breakable chocolate bunny with candy inside and a DIY egg cookie kit, which includes your choice of sugar cookie dough, mix, or baked cookies and packets of frosting that can be used to draw your own designs.

Easter delights continue with themed cakesicles and Peeps cookies. Though these treats are billed as an offering for kids, we have a feeling the adult kids in the room could have just as much fun. Order online and pick it up the Saturday before Easter or another day by appointment. Local deliveries are available, too.

La Tulipe Desserts

455 Lexington Ave, Mount Kisco; 914.242.4555

Marzipan Rabbits

This elegant Mount Kisco dessert shop brings its A-game to the Westchester Easter treat selection. Offerings besides the marzipan rabbit are other marzipan Easter animals, selections of chocolate bunnies and other animals, themed truffle boxes, and chocolate Easter and robin eggs. The delightfully packaged goodies will make the perfect Easter gift for your kids (or yourself).


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Sweetie Pies

North Salem

Bunny Pies

Sweetie Pies’ pies did not need to get any cuter, but they did just that with their mini bunny pies. They come in three flavors: blueberry, wild berry, and strawberry raspberry, each one filled with its flavor of jam and topped with flavored icing. The Bunnies are sold as packs of half a dozen or a dozen, and pickup locations vary; Friday evenings there is usually a pick-up slot in North Salem. Check out the website or Instagram for specific dates and locations to pick up these adorable little sweeties.


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The Snackery

64 Purchase St, Rye; 914.481.1636

Giant Bunny Yodel and Easter Bunny Cookie Tart

The Snackery offers a giant bunny yodel cake roll — a chocolate sponge roll filled with vanilla-marshmallow whipped cream and topped with chocolate ganache. The shop will also have an Easter bunny cookie tart, all-vanilla Easter chick cupcakes, and a selection of festive treats such as the tulip cake, robin eggs coconut cake, and lemon meringue pie, among others.

Related: 10 Easter Egg Hunts in Westchester to Delight Your Little Ones

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