Some Easter traditions are common across Europe, but it’s curious to see what local features they get in the different countries. Our typical Easter dessert has the shape of a dove, “colomba” in Italian, which symbolizes peace (see one of the recipes):
Other cakes have the shape of a plait, somehow similar to the German Osterkranz:
Then our kids’ favourites are chocolate eggs, of course, of all sizes.
Here is one of the biggest:
And here is one made with the same chocolate as that of
“Baci” (it means “kisses”), famous Italian chocolates,
here found together with the gift inside the egg:
What’s your favourite Easter sweet 😉 ?