Kosher Dessert Recipes

Make Kosher desserts for everyday and special occasions, like apple cake, sweet kugel, and mandelbrot. Browse trusted Kosher dessert recipes complete with ratings, reviews and cooking tips.

Staff Picks

Passover Chocolate Mandelbrot

Rating: 4.92 stars
Passover cake made with matzo cake meal instead of flour.

Raisin Farfel Kugel

Rating: 4.74 stars
Nice dish for a sweet afternoon snack.

Best Carrot Cake Ever

Rating: 4.74 stars
A moist and flavorful recipe that makes a large quantity of cake. I have been hounded to make this cake time and time again.

Jewish Apple Cake I

Rating: 4.55 stars
A delicious cake filled and topped with apples and cinnamon.

Pineapple Orange Sorbet

Rating: 4.36 stars
A refreshing, light frozen citrus sorbet. Easy to make and fat free.

Apple-Cinnamon Farfel Kugel

Rating: 4.48 stars
This is our favorite Passover kugel!

Joanie's Pesach Brownies

Rating: 4.5 stars
My family always complained that baked goods that were kosher for Passover tasted terrible, so I took my regular brownie recipe and created a flour and leavening-free version that tastes just as good as the non-Passover version!

Pine Nut Macaroons

Rating: 4 stars
Rolled in pine nuts with a soft, chewy center.


Rating: 4.38 stars
A sweetly spiced apple combination that is a must at your Passover table.

The Rebbetzin Chef's Persian Walnut Cookies

Rating: 4.23 stars
These delicately-spiced, rose-scented cookies are the perfect treat for Passover since they contain no flour. They are nutty and rich, slightly chewy with a crunchy exterior. Pistachios or almonds can be substituted for the walnuts.

German Apple Cake I

Rating: 4.57 stars
This German Apple Cake is a moist dense cake that keeps well. It has been a family favorite for twenty years.

Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies

Rating: 4.38 stars
This recipe has just 3 ingredients. It's fast, easy and the cookies are wonderful! It's great for kids that are just learning to bake.

Inspiration and Ideas

8 Passover Cake Recipes You'll Love
Everyone at your Seder will love these kosher Passover cakes.
10 Passover Cookies to Make This Year
Sweeten up your Passover with one of these delicious cookie ideas.

Grandma's Gingersnap Cookies

Rating: 4.75 stars

This melt-in-your-mouth ginger cookie recipe that I received from my grandmother has been enjoyed in my family since 1899.