Is there a better way to celebrate Mother’s Day than a lavish brunch spread? Whether your mom is dreaming of a cozy breakfast in bed or a family gathering around the table, we’ve curated a collection of recipes that are guaranteed to impress her. From a no-fuss sheet-pan to a creative banana bread, these are our best recipes for brunching.
Because mom deserves dessert first.
Vegan Lemon Tart
A smooth and silky vegan lemon curd is one of the highlights of this show-stopping tart.
Raspberry Galette With Hibiscus Glaze
Dried Hibiscus flowers are added to the glaze to give this free-form raspberry galette its intense fuchsia colour.
Irish Coffee Meringue Cake
This show-stopping dessert from acclaimed Irish pastry chef JR Ryall is made modern with simple piped details.
Easy Blueberry, Blackberry and White Chocolate Tart
This drop-dead gorgeous summery dessert comes together in a snap with a simple yet decadent filling paired with lovely tart dark berries.
Easy Peach Hazelnut Tart
Celebrate summer with sun-kissed market peaches and a flaky hazelnut pastry.
The Best Banana Bread
This wholesome banana bread recipe from the Cook More, Waste Less cookbook uses all of the fruit – including the banana peel.
Healthy Oatmeal Cookies With Flax
The whole flaxseeds add a nutty flavour to these cookies from Saskatchewan’s Danish Home Bakery.
Savoury, sweet and everything in between.
Ultimate Sheet-Pan Brunch
A perfect brunch dish for grazing (and lazing) all day.
Peewee Hen Egg with Caviar, Flowers and Herbs
Langdon Hall’s Chef Jason Bangarter’s elevated take on a classic devilled egg.
Easy Shakshuka With Chorizo
Serve this satisfying Middle Eastern dish of poached eggs gently simmered in tomato-red pepper sauce any time of day.
Easy Lemon Ricotta Pancakes
Whole-milk ricotta makes Aviva Wittenberg’s lemony pancakes fluffy and moist.
Mandy’s Mini Egg Bites
These protein-rich egg bites are the perfect solution for when you’re having breakfast on the run.
Waffles With Raspberry Quark-Style Cheese
Waffles always feel like an indulgence. These fibre-packed keto ones with Greek yogurt and fresh berries are all creamy and crispy low-carb goodness.
Caramelized Onion and Wild Mushroom Tart with Thyme
Beautifully cooked onions get cozy with balsamic vinegar and earthy chanterelles in this buttery tart.
Roasted Tomato, Thyme and Buffalo Mozzarella Tart
Whole heirloom tomatoes are the star of this easy tart recipe, and creamy buffalo mozzarella is the co-star.
Healthy Honey Cardamon Hazelnut Granola
Healthier than store-bought, this granola provides wholesome energy and honey, cardamom and hazelnuts make for a highly satisfying flavour combination.
Easy Apple Crumble Muffins
Muffins with all the satisfying goodness of an apple crumble. Try Gala or Golden Delicious apples for the best flavour.
Lattes and smoothies to enjoy on the side.
Coconut Rose London Fog Latte
Stop and smell the roses with Blume’s deliciously good-for-you latte made with their Rose London Fog Blend. The flavours are floral and calming, just right for afternoon tea. The micro-ground rose petals, rose-hips and tart cherry makes this blend rich in vitamins.
Easiest Chai Latte Recipe
Tea expert Jolene Brewster shares her know-how about all things chai.
Mood-Boosting Kiwi, Orange and Watercress Smoothie
This morning smoothie is packed with powerhouse ingredients.
Protein-Packed Almond and Peanut Butter Smoothie
This 5-Ingredient smoothie recipe makes for a protein-packed pick-me-up.