Easter Traditions and Sweet Delights: A Journey Around the World with Farhi

As the first flowers of spring start to bloom and the weather begins to warm, people all around the world start to feel a sense of joy and anticipation. It's a time of renewal and rebirth, of shedding the old and welcoming the new. For millions of people around the world, it's a time of celebration and reflection as they prepare to celebrate Easter.

Easter is a holiday that's steeped in tradition and meaning. For many, it's a time to honor the sacrifice and resurrection of Christ, while for others, it's a time to celebrate the arrival of spring and the hope that it brings. But no matter what the reason for celebrating, one thing is clear: Easter is a time of joy and festivity, a time for gathering with loved ones, sharing delicious food and sweet treats, and revelling in the beauty of the world around us.

From the United States to Italy, Spain to Germany, Easter is celebrated in different ways around the world. Each country has its own unique customs and traditions, from elaborate religious processions to colourful egg hunts and sweet treats.

And if you're looking to add some extra sweetness to your Easter celebration, Farhi has a fantastic selection of chocolates, nougat, and other sweets that are sure to delight. Whether you're looking for classic Easter treats or something new and exciting, Rita Farhi has you covered.

So why not make this Easter a truly special one? Celebrate with joy, indulge in some delicious sweets, and take a moment to reflect on all that's good in the world.

Celebrations around the World:


United States

Easter is a major holiday in the United States, with many traditions that date back to the country's imperial history. One of the most popular Easter traditions in the US is the Easter egg hunt, where children search for hidden Easter eggs filled with candy and small toys. Other popular Easter traditions in the US include decorating Easter eggs with colourful dye, attending church services on Easter Sunday, and having a big family meal.

Make your Easter egg hunt extra special with our acetate egg filled with yummy smooth chocolates, in jewel foiling.



In Italy, Easter is a time for religious celebrations, as well as food and family. One of the most important Easter traditions in Italy is the Pasqua processions, where people carry statues of the Virgin Mary and Jesus through the streets. Many families in Italy also have a big Easter meal, which often includes lamb, artichokes, dried nuts, and other springtime dishes.

Add some Italian-inspired treats to your Easter celebration, such as the chocolate-covered almonds and pistachios are a great addition to any Easter dessert table 



In Spain, Easter is celebrated with elaborate processions and parades, as well as religious ceremonies. One of the most famous Easter celebrations in Spain is the Semana Santa, which takes place in Seville and involves large processions with ornate floats.

If you're looking to add some Spanish flair to your Easter celebration,go for our chocolate-covered orange peels and cherries which are a delicious and refreshing treat, after a big Easter meal.



In England, Easter is celebrated with a variety of traditions and customs, many of which involve chocolate and sweets. One of the most popular Easter treats in England is the hot cross bun, a spiced bread roll with a cross on top that symbolises the crucifixion of Jesus. Other popular Easter treats in England include chocolate eggs and bunnies, as well as simnel cake, a fruitcake with a layer of marzipan in the middle. Gift giving and spending time with loved ones is an important part of the Easter celebrations.

Choose from our delicious and beautiful limited edition sunshine yellow boxes with eye catching treats that are sure to delight tots this Easter.



In Germany, Easter is celebrated with a variety of traditions, including decorating eggs with intricate designs and participating in Easter markets, where vendors sell handmade crafts and sweet treats. One of the most popular Easter treats in Germany is the Osterlamm, or Easter lamb cake, which is a sponge cake in the shape of a lamb.

If you're looking to add some German treats to your Easter celebration, our special Easter four way box is perfect for eating on its own or for decorating a freshly baked cake. 

No matter where you are in the world, Easter is a time for celebrating with family and friends, enjoying delicious food and sweets, and reflecting on the meaning of the holiday. Whether you're looking to add some traditional treats to your Easter celebration or try something new, we have a great selection of chocolates, nougat, and other sweets that are sure to make your holiday even more special.

So go ahead, indulge in some sweet treats this Easter and make your celebration even more festive with Rita Farhi!