Cherry Nut Easter Eggs Recipe

Jump To Recipe
Avatar Author's default profile picture Team Modified: January 31, 2022
Cherry Nut Easter Eggs Recipe

These homemade eggs are filled with vanilla pudding, cherries and nuts!

How To Make Cherry-Nut Easter Eggs

1.67 from 6 votes
Prep: 20 mins
Cook: 15 mins
Total: 35 mins


  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 stick butter
  • 3 oz vanilla pudding and filling , not instant
  • 9 oz maraschino cherries
  • 1 cup pecans , or walnuts, finely chopped
  • 2 lbs confectioners' sugar
  • 1 lb chocolate, melted


  1. Cut the cherries in half and drain it well on paper towels.

  2. Now, mix the milk, butter, and pudding together in a medium-sized saucepan and cook it on low heat until the mixture thickens and the ingredients are well-blended

  3. After cooking, remove the mixture from heat and add in the cherries, nuts, and enough sugar so that it has a thick consistency.

  4. Coat your hands with butter and form the mixture into 8 to 10 egg-like shapes, then place it on a cookie sheet covered with wax paper.

  5. Chill the eggs for several hours until they become firm.

  6. Frost the eggs with melted chocolate then decorate them with buttercream icing.

  7. Finally, serve your cherry-nut easter eggs and enjoy!


  • Sugar: 410g
  • :
  • Calcium: 454mg
  • Calories: 3805kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 1387g
  • Cholesterol: 12mg
  • Fat: 232g
  • Fiber: 43g
  • Iron: 16mg
  • Potassium: 1936mg
  • Protein: 31g
  • Saturated Fat: 100g
  • Sodium: 679mg
  • Vitamin A: 368IU
  • Vitamin C: 1mg
Nutrition Disclaimer
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Related Recipes


Easter Creme Eggs Recipe

As Easter is slowly approaching, prepare light and creamy treats like creme eggs that are made of chocolate on the outside and creamy pudding inside.


Easter Egg Rolo Pretzels Recipe

Make Easter more colorful with our cute Easter Egg Rolo Pretzels recipe made with salted mini pretzels, topped with colored candies and toasted coconuts!
20 mins

Pies & Pastries

Easter Egg Oreo Truffles Recipe

These oreo truffles only need 4 ingredients to be made. Enjoy a rich caramel flavor with the right amount of sweetness and saltiness. Happy Easter!
30 mins

Deviled Eggs

Easter Chicks Deviled Eggs Recipe

Go creative for this Easter with these deviled eggs designed as cute chicks. Children will surely love making these finger foods. Try it at home.
25 mins


Honey Garlic Dijon Broiled Salmon Recipe

Honey Garlic Dijon Broiled Salmon seasoned with herbs and b that comes together in just 15 minutes and literally has the best flavor ever! The best salmon of my life!
13 mins


Easter Egg Candy Recipe

These candied treats are what the kids will be asking for every Easter season. Made with dark and white chocolates, coconut flakes, and cream cheese, this Easter egg candy recipe will surely be a hit among kids and kids at heart.

5 hrs

Breads & Doughs

Braided Easter Egg Bread Recipe

Sweet braided dough is baked with eggs to make this festive Easter egg bread recipe. It comes with a festive flair of dyed eggs in various colors!
3 hrs


Cookie Dough Filled Easter Eggs Recipe

Have fun this Easter by whipping up a sweet serving of cookie dough filled Easter eggs! It's made with a few ingredients, and fun to make with the kids.
30 mins

Leave a comment

Replying to