A Glorious Easter Dinner Menu

What fresh, savory surprises this updated menu for Easter dinner brings! Best of all, it's really doable: Just follow our make-ahead plan.

Make-Ahead Easter Dinner
Photo: Sang An

Spring Feast Easter Dinner Menu (Serves 8)

We had great fun putting fresh twists on this classic ham Easter dinner menu. Baked ham, glazed with aromatic vermouth... A brisk and effervescent Champagne Limoncello Cocktail... Dill and smoked salmon–stuffed eggs (a delightful variation on the old deviled standard)... The glorious spring blessings of peak-season asparagus, sweet carrots, fingerling potatoes, baby artichokes, and strawberries...

Do we have your appetite’s attention yet? It’s a feast to take proudly to the table. Promise: With our tips and make-ahead timeline, you can pull off the whole menu with ease. Or, pick and choose which menu ideas you’ll like to incorporate into your Easter dinner traditions. (Looking for Easter Brunch ideas? See 7 more Easter Menus.)

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