Lir returns to shelves this Easter with its premium range of sustainable Easter Eggs

For Easter 2023, legendary Irish chocolatier Lir is returning to shelves with its delicious range of premium hand-made Easter Eggs, bringing back some favourites and a delicious new Baileys Original Chocolate Easter Egg too.

Hand-finished by Lir’s talented chocolatiers in Navan, Co. Meath. Lir’s delicious chocolate egg creations are housed in gorgeous packaging which is 99% plastic free and fully sustainable. This year’s Lir Easter Egg collection, includes four delectable and eye-catching varieties.

Lir Milk Chocolate Egg with Salted Caramel Truffles, (230g €10.50) is a favourite for all chocolate lovers every year. A silky Belgian milk chocolate, hand decorated egg, with Lir’s classic cocoa dusted salted caramel truffles. The range also includes a dark chocolate and white chocolate versions of the popular egg alongside Lir’s now famed Lir Crispy Caramel Egg, a glorious combination of Belgian milk chocolate with crispy caramel pieces, presented with Lir’s mouth-watering Salted Caramel Truffles (155g €8.50).

Baileys Chocolate fans are in for a tastier Easter with the launch of the gorgeous new Baileys Original Chocolate Easter Egg (RRP €10). Combining a delicious milk chocolate egg flavoured with a hint of Baileys Original Irish Cream liqueur and including eight of Baileys Chocolates much loved and popular original twist wrap truffles, it’s one that will delight fans of the world’s most popular cream liqueur this Easter.

This innovative new egg is placed in a striking carton with no plastic fitments as Baileys Chocolate continue their journey towards reducing plastic in their packaging and providing more sustainable products for consumers to shop.

Giving you a choco-lot of options, the new Baileys Chocolate Original Easter Egg will be on shelves this spring, joining an already impressive and much-loved Easter Egg line-up, from the delicious Baileys Strawberry & Cream Egg and Baileys Salted Caramel Egg to 2022’s hero Baileys Sundae Egg.

The Baileys Strawberries & Cream Chocolate Egg (RRP €13) combines a creamy white chocolate shell complete with a fruity explosion of dried strawberry pieces and is presented with four luscious milk chocolate hearts, each filled with a dreamy truffle filling that perfectly blends the fresh, sumptuous taste of strawberries and creamy vanilla, together with the luxurious taste of Baileys.

The Baileys Salted Caramel Egg (RRP €13) which combines a silky, milk chocolate shell speckled with crunchy salted caramel pieces throughout. This gorgeous egg is presented with six irresistible gold-shimmer chocolates; a crisp milk chocolate exterior filled with an oozing salted caramel centre.

And the stunning Baileys Chocolate Sundae Easter Egg (RRP €13), a sell-out egg for 2022. Combining delicious Belgian milk chocolate with a hint of Baileys Original Irish Cream flavour, the melt-in-the-mouth shell is hand decorated with fudge pieces, chocolate buttons and caramel crispies. It’s a match made in heaven!

Helen Lynch, Brand Manager, Lir Chocolates and Baileys Chocolates commented:

“This year we’ve taken inspiration from our customers and returned to shelves with the Easter Egg varieties we know they love so much. Our Lir range speaks for itself, a premium chocolate Egg, alongside our famed salted caramel truffles, packaged up and beautifully presented, they are really stand out and eye-catching eggs and a gorgeous treat for true chocolate lovers.

With the new Baileys Original addition, we’ve delighted to offer a more sustainable option, reducing our plastic packaging this year and welcoming this tasty new egg. Our customers LOVE the fun of Baileys chocolates, esp last year’s sell out Sundae Easter Egg, and the new Original egg really focuses on the much loved taste of the world’s most popular cream liqueur.”

Lir Milk Chocolate Egg with Salted Caramel Truffles (230g €10.50)

Lir White Chocolate Egg with Salted Carmel Truffles (230g €10.50)

Lir Dark Chocolate Egg with Salted Carmel Truffles (230g €10.50)

Lir Crispy Caramel Egg with Salted Carmel Truffles (155g €8.50)

Baileys Original Chocolate Easter Egg (RRP €10)

Baileys Strawberries & Cream Chocolate Egg (RRP €13)

Baileys Salted Caramel Egg (RRP €13)

Baileys Chocolate Sundae Easter Egg (RRP €13)

This Lir and Baileys Chocolates Easter Egg ranges are available from selected Tesco, Supervalu and Centra stores nationwide. You can also shop for both online here.