Tacoma Boys Top 5 Favorite Ways to Celebrate Easter with Food
Spring is in the air and that means it’s just about time to celebrate Easter! From holiday parades and celebrations to easter egg hunts and bunny baskets for the kids, there is plenty to look forward to. And that surely includes enjoying Easter with spring themed food throughout the day and weekend.
Celebrate Easter with Tacoma Boys
The holiday is just around the corner, so get ready to celebrate Easter with Tacoma Boys! Easter marks the start of spring and a new opportunity to enjoy seasonal foods. This includes spring fruits and vegetables and for the kids, pastel colored treats too. If you’re planning an easter egg hunt or other celebration, small bites and themed snacks definitely keep the good times rolling. Plus, Tacoma Boys has all the spring florals and plants to help decorate your Easter Sunday! Check out our blog all about decorating with spring flowers for tips, tricks, and more.
Easter Food from Breakfast to Dessert
Tacoma Boys has a variety of seasonal ingredients plus fun treats and ingredients to make your Easter food superb. Easter brunch is a good time to gather for many households. But the same can be said for classic Easter dinner with traditional foods and recipes too. Stop by Tacoma Boys for necessary ingredients like honey ham, yukon baby potatoes, and green beans. This Easter Sunday, try something new or relive a classic with some of these ideas and recipes! Tacoma Boys encourages you to celebrate the season and the holiday with food in one way or another. It helps bring people together and fosters a sense of community and warmth.
A celebratory brunch is nice because it is earlier in the day. This leaves time for that egg hunt or other traditional activities for your family and community. Plus, brunch can be as versatile or simple as you please. Take the time to make classic eggs benedict or make things easier with egg dishes like quiche and breakfast casserole. Add some sweets to the spread with Tacoma Boys’ Brioche Maple Cinnamon French Toast!
Try traditional dinner or ideas or mix it up with fun new takes: This might include baked ham, scalloped potatoes, and garlic green beans. Or, go for springtime inspired recipes like Tacoma Boys’ Lemony Spring Pea Pasta With Ricotta and Taste of Home’s Spinach Salad with Warm Bacon Dressing. More ideas include an Asparagus and Cheese Tart, Grilled Lamb Chops, and One-Pot Mac and Cheese.
Most any celebration is bound to call for a bottle or two of wine! Those who drink wine can probably agree that a chilled glass of white or rose pairs nicely with the fresh taste of springtime ingredients and Easter food. But most everyone loves a good red too – That’s why Tacoma Boys has a wide selection of all. Try a crisp bottle of Bogle Pinot Grigio, Meadowcroft Chardonnay, or L’Ecole Grenache Rose with your meal.
4. Kid Friendly Snacks
Pastel colors are fun. Same goes for bunny and egg themed snacks like carrot sticks and hummus. Kids love to play as bunnies with carrots and everyones happy when they eat their daily dose of vegetables! Or, use food safe dyed eggs for snacks like pastel deviled eggs. For more ideas for kid friendly Easter snacks, check out these examples.
5. Sweet Treats For Spring
Make some baked goods like lemon loaf, mini cupcakes, or pastel decorated sugar cookies to munch on with family and friends. Or, you could grab something already prepared from Tacoma Boys like Schwartz Brothers Bakery Iced Carrot Cake Muffins or Tate’s Bake Shop White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies. Some other examples of sweet treats that are easy to make might include:
- Lemon poppy seed muffins
- Raspberry thumbprint cookies
- Peanut butter blossoms
- Apple cinnamon cake
- Oatmeal chocolate chip cookies
Seasonal Spring Recipes
Cooking spring recipes conjures to mind herbaceous pastas, green salads, and floral desserts. From asparagus to peas to mint, there are plenty of seasonal ingredients to cook with and to adorn your dishes. When considering spring recipes, classics might come to mind like spring pea pesto, savory leek galette, spinach salad, and tabbouleh salad.
Stop by Tacoma Boys to see what’s in season and available to get inspired for a whole new season full of opportunities to cook and eat delicious food. From fresh produce, to meat and seafood, specialty cheeses, and more, you can get everything you need for flavorful spring recipes. You’ll get in the mood to appreciate the colorful and bright season with spring time fruits and vegetables plus flowers and more!
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