The designs may have changed and brands have come and gone - but the excitement for Easter Eggs has remained constant over the years.
We asked Alex Hutchinson, heritage assistant at Nestle UK in York, to take a look back at some of the Rowntree and Mackintosh eggs from the 1970s, 80s and 90s. She came up with a mouthwatering selection of dozens of old products.
How many do you recall? Can you remember the one you most wanted as a child? Share your memories below.