Only The Best Will Do: Nine Gourmet Eggs All The Foodies Are Snapping up This Easter

All We Want For Easter Is... John Gregory Smith's Easter Egg Hotlist...


by Grazia |

Want to know what bars to namedrop, which restaurants to book, and the cookbook everyone’s snapping up now? Then look no further than our lovely columnist John Gregory-Smith, who every week posts his essential foodie hotlist on Grazia Daily. What John doesn’t know about food isn’t worth knowing; the chef/food writer is the editor of online food and travel magazine Eat Travel Live. He is also writes cookbooks, develops recipes for various magazines and brands and works as a travel writer. For more new openings and recipes visit Eat Travel Live and catch John tweeting @mightyspice. This week John has rounded up his pick of the best Easter eggs. Leave this list out for the Easter bunny now.

Heston from Waitrose Golden Egg

In the recent annual Good Housekeeping blind taste test, Heston’s dark chocolate egg nestled on a bed of edible paper straw came top in the ‘best for grown ups’ category. When the egg is cracked open, discover six mandarin ganache chocolate filled mini eggs inside. Heston from Waitrose Golden Egg, £20, Waitrose.

Heston egg
Heston egg

Paul A Young Signature Sea Salted Caramel filled Egg

This golden beauty comes with an eggcup and spoon so that you can feast on the soft sea salted caramel filling inside. £19.95 Paul A Young

Paul A Young egg

Roberto Cavalli Zebra Milk Chocolate Egg

Sink your teeth into this sexy, striped egg that is made with incredible milk and dark chocolate. £29.95 Harrods


The Chocolate Society Coconut Easter Egg

Made from Valrhona white chocolate and sprayed with a decadent layer of dark chocolate, this incredible Easter egg also comes with 6 handmade coconut truffles. £25 The Chocolate Society

Chocolate Society

Booja Booja Lareg Easter Egg with Espresso Truffles

This stunning hand painted Easter egg is dairy, gluten and soya free and comes with rich espresso truffles for even more of a chocolate fix. £27.50 Harvey Nichols

Booja Booja egg

Hotel Chocolat Supermilk Facet Easter Egg

A fierce looking egg, made with smooth 65% cocoa milk chocolate for a mellow taste with less sugar. £18 Hotel Chocolat

Hotel Chocolat

Maison Pierre Marcolini's Nesting dolls

We love these quirky, yet classic Russian doll set each filled with praline eggs. Large Doll £45, Medium Doll £35 and Little Dolls £13.90. All come in a choice of milk or dark chocolate and are available exclusively in- store at Pierre Marcolini.

Pierre Marcolini Easter Nesting Dolls

Abel &Cole Organic Milk Chocolate Egg With Butterscotch

Made with award winning, creamy, organic milk and sweet organic butterscotch, this is a sweet eco-treat indeed. £7.99 Abel & Cole

Abel & Cole Butterscotch Filled Organic Easter Egg

Thumpingly chocolatey marbled rabbit, Cocoa Loco

It's cute, it's edible and made with swirly creamy chocolate. £9.99 from Cocoa Loco, availiable from Abel & Cole

Marbled Chocolate Rabbit from Cocoa Loco
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