Easter eggs, chocolate bunnies and hot cross buns have all become staple treats to celebrate the Easter holidays. Whether you’re looking for eggs for an egg hunt or a cake to top your families Sunday brunch table with – we’ve found some of the most egg-ceptional treats in the city.
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Fortnum & Mason
Fortnum & Mason take Easter gifts to the next level with its array of chocolate eggs, biscuits and hampers perfect for every family. Prepare for an egg hunt with the foiled chocolate eggs that come with fillings of mandarin or raspberry. Opulence is added to the range of goodies with the hand-decorated decorations on milk chocolate bunnies or with Fortnum’s signature duck egg blue eggs that are filled with praline.
Fortnum & Mason, Shop 022, G/F, K11 Atelier, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, 3916 8100
Feather & Bone
Head to the butcher for Easter goodies that aren’t meat. Pick up the seasonal spiced hot cross buns and some spreads or butter for a thoughtful gift. The retail shop will also be stocking 70 percent cacao chocolate eggs that have a crunchy praline filling. Make sure to look for the hidden Easter bunny within the shop to win yourself a chocolate gift.
Feather and Bone, multiple locations across Hong Kong
Chef Christophe, executive pastry chef, has outdone himself with the range of Easter-themed chocolates and signature cakes available from the Mandarin Cake Shop. Choose between assorted nougatine, ganache or praline eggs to gift your loved ones. Bring a cake to your Sunday brunch with the seasonal cheesecake, carrot cake or tropical Easter cake.
The Mandarin Cake Shop, 5 Connaught Road, Central, 2825 4008
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Gift your family and friends an experience unlike any other this holiday with the Easter picnic from Relish. Complete with Sim’s Sweetshop egg hunt and sweets, this basket has put included every detail you might need. From choosing your own three-course meal and bottle of wine to the various cheeses, charcuterie and hot cross buns – dine with decadence and fun with your loved ones.
Relish, available online
These luxury confections are an adorable gift to give this Easter. Choose between the robin’s egg caramels, bunny tails, butterflies or little lamb gumdrops. Ranging from flavours like strawberry, lemon, raspberry and apple, these sweet treats are a refreshing delight to celebrate the season.
Sugarfina, Shop 3327, 3/F, Gateway Arcade, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui, 2116 4688 and Shop 1023, Podium Level 1, IFC, Central, 2868 5578
Mr. Simms Easter Hamper
This Easter hamper is the ultimate dream for sweet tooths and chocoholics. It comes filled with Mr Simms confections like a fudge, flying saucers and a retro jar of sweets. Other delights include strawberry crémes, jelly beans and a nougat bar.
Gift Hampers, available online
The Egg-ceptional Easter specials from The Peninsula Boutique are sure to put a smile on anyone’s face this holiday. Hand-dipped chocolate covered cookies are adorned with bunnies or carrots for the perfect tea accompaniment. A pink ruby bunny puts a modern spin on the collection and the chick and bunny lollies will be a sure child favourite.
Peninsula, Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, 2920 2888
Island Shangri-La has taken inspiration from traditional Japanese characters this Easter. These artisan gifts are made out of Valrhona chocolate for the highest quality chocolate gifts you can find. Choose between the Samurai, Geisha, summo bunny or the egg with crispy praline.
Island Shangri-La, 5/F, Island Shangri-La, Pacific Place, Supreme Court Road, 2820 8550
Put an Easter-themed cake as the centrepiece to your Easter brunch with one of these two specials from Butter. Its carrot cake comes with cream cheese frosting and has been decorated with seasonal style for the occasion. Go with the chocolate theme with the chocolate marble mousse pie complete with mini eggs and chocolate shavings.
Butter, Shop 239, 2/F, LANDMARK ATRIUM, 15 Queen’s Road, Central, 2670 2670
Taking inspiration from the re-birth that follows Easter, the spring collection from Venchi is ready to re-energise you with its delicious range. Chocolate is accompanied by luxury flavours and ingredients such as pistachio, candied lemon zest and Piedmont hazelnuts. Shaped in eggs, puppies, bunnies or hens, pick up a delightful treat with a scoop of gelato from one of its outlets.
Venchi, multiple locations across Hong Kong