Easter season is upon us, and so are delicious chocolate bunnies, colourful eggs, and the tantalising whiff of freshly baked hot cross buns coming out of the oven. But we’ve decided to break the monotony and rounded up a bunch of weird and wonderful Perth Easter treats for you to check out , which are good enough to keep you stuffed until Thanksgiving.
Here are all the weird and wonderful treats to check out this Easter in Perth.
The Aviary has set a new benchmark for Easter with its Eggspresso Martinis. Served in a creamy chocolate egg, the winning combination of chocolate, coffee, and alcohol is eggzactly what you need to put the happy in Happy Easter. The limited-edition cocktail is available to app users only, so download it here and get there before 2 April.
Little Raw Deli
Hot cross buns + gluten-free, vegan pancakes = Easter brekkie #sorted! Sprint over to Little Raw Deli and gobble up their delish stack of spiced hot cross bun pancakes complete with rum soaked sour cherries, chocolate cream sauce, butterscotch sauce and vegan ice cream!
Churr-gonna love this one! San Churro is celebrating Easter week with its limited edition Churro Basket Sundae, complete with a chocolate bunny, mini chocolate eggs, and vanilla ice cream inside a delicious churros basket.
Gusto Gelato (And Sue Lewis Chocolatier)
Perth and Leederville
The folks at Gusto Gelato are pulling out all the stops this Easter. Yes, they'll be doing a couple of special Easter gelatos including a Malteaster gelato—white chocolate gelato with heavenly Maltesers and a Hot Cross Fudge flavour—sugar and spice gelato with gooey dark chocolate fudge and chunks of hot cross buns. But that's not the most exciting part, no siree. They'll also be teaming up with Sue Lewis so you can get your hands on a Sue Lewis chocolate egg (aka the most delicious chocolate eggs in Perth) that is filled with Gusto's gelato (aka the most delicious gelato in Perth). There will even be a vegan option available. Get excited team!
Ivy & Jack
How about a having a little pancake party just for the Easter long weekend? Head over to Ivy and Jack for some scrumptious pancake brekky. They’re currently letting you vote for one of three pancake creations and the winner will be on the Easter menu. Our vote goes to the cocoa pancakes with Nutella and Grand Marnier mascarpone, but if the banana pancakes with caramel and macadamia nuts or the strawberry pancakes with a vanilla bean Chantilly cream win, we’ll still be there for a taste! These guys are also doing a drunken bunny cocktail and we plan on drinking at least three!
����PANCAKE EGGSTRAVAGANZA���� One of these delish pancake creations will be on our menu Easter Long Weekend only. Which one do you think should make the cut? Comment below! ��Cocoa Pancakes with Nutella and Grand Marnier Mascarpone. ��Banana Pancakes with Caramel and Macadamia Nuts. �� Strawberry Pancakes with Vanilla Bean Chantilly cream and Berry Coulis.
To make sure you’re happy and boozy the whole week leading up to Easter, Crown is serving up not one but seven Easter cocktails from each of its restaurants including a decadent Italian chocolate martini from Lobby Lounge, a Kyarameru Miso, and a white chocolate mango martini from Nobu, and a delicious Toblerone martini from Bistro Guillaume.
We seriously can’t get enough of the Easter cocktails around town. Market Grounds is dishing out a ‘flip the egg’ cocktail with spiced rum, a good dash of stout, Pedro Ximenez, whites, hot cross bun syrup—all served in a chocolate egg and generously topped with salt and sugar cured egg yolk shavings! As an added bonus, they also have chocolate espresso martinis on their Easter menu!
This wouldn't be an Easter treat round up without doughnuts. MOP has a special crème egg filled doughnut just for Easter and it sounds like the kind of carb load we’d happily give up our diets for!
The Easter celebrations have begun at MOP! ���� We've taken our signature donut and filled it with your Easter favourite Cadbury Creme Egg flavoured filling. Get your Creme Egg fix with our decadent donut creation ����. Available limited time only! - - - - - #donut #donuts #easter #cremeegg #perthfood #pertheats #perthfoodie #perth #instafood #dessert #foodforfoodies #perthbites #perthstagram #fremantle #leederville #fremantlefood #perthdesserts #instadesserts #perthnow #perthisok #bombolonidonuts #perthtodo #perthisok
Available for the Easter long weekend only, Odyssea will be doing a pimped up hot cross bun that you'll want to get your hands on! Topped with Manjimup fig, raisin compote, vanilla mascarpone and pistachio crumble, you'd be crazy to miss this.
For those of you committed to staying healthy even through Easter, we’ve found some delightful hot cross
buns balls for you! Small Print is serving up hot cross bun-flavoured protein balls just for the week leading up to Easter along with a bunch of other treats including Easter eggs and pastries (just remember, they will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Sunday so get your goodies before the big day.)
An Easter treat that looks like a real egg but tastes like a gelato? Whisk has created an Easter limited-edition milk chocolate egg stuffed with coconut gelato and orange jelly, served on a glorious fairy floss nest! The best part is they're giving away $25 home kits so you can make these babies at home!
Pizza? On Easter? YES PLEASE. The angels at The Raffles have blessed us with a sweet Easter bunny pizza, complete with Nutella, marshmallows, hot fudge sauce & salted caramel gelato. Yep, we’re swapping crème eggs for pizza this year.
Northbridge's resident gelato king, Chicho is going all out with The Nest! A delish chocolate egg filled with chocolate cremeux and poached pear, inside a spectacular edible nest. All that is sprinkled with a streusel crumb and a nice big scoop of passionfruit sorbetto.
Want more? Here are Perth's best hot cross buns.
Image credit: Odyssea