thick cookie cake with pastel eggs

Cadbury Eggs Cookie Cake

Cadbury Eggs Cookie Cake is a beautiful Easter dessert recipe that both adults and children love. An easy to make, bake and take recipe!

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cookie cake, easter, easy dessert, spring, sweet breads
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 16 minutes
Total Time 21 minutes
Servings 20
Author Julie Blanner


  • 1 c butter softened
  • 3/4 c sugar
  • 1 c light brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp vanilla
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 c flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 c Cadbury Candy Eggs


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and grease a tart/pie dish or baking sheet.
  2. Combine butter, sugar, brown sugar and vanilla.
  3. Add eggs until just blended.
  4. Add flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt. Combine.*
  5. Scoop into baking dish, press until smooth.
  6. Optional: Bake 9 minutes, remove from oven and press candies into top and return for 7-10 minutes.

Recipe Notes

*optional: add Cadbury candies to the dough rather than on top

Bake time varies based on dish being used. For smaller, deeper dishes, use two or increase baking time to preference.