Purim is the Epitome of “They tried to kill us, we won, let’s eat!”
Some call Purim the “Jewish Halloween” and while we do dress up in costumes, the similarities end there.
Hamentaschen filled with Jelly, Chocolate, anything you like, really!
The most festive holiday in the Jewish calendar, we celebrate our salvation from mass genocide at the hands of the evil Haman in Persia by reading the Megillah (Book of Esther), drinking copious amounts of alcohol and dancing.
Food-wise, we devour triangular-shaped cookies called hamantashcen (literally “Haman’s Ears) filled with all sorts of yummy fillings along with plenty of deserts. Check out our desserts below:
If you’re like me and drink far too much Turkish Coffee, then you’ll absolutely love these Turkish Coffee Brownies.
Vegan and Gluten-Free? These Chocolate Chip Tahini Cookies are so good your guests will never know From the realm of Israeli tahini-related desserts comes these tasty vegan and gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Tahini Cookies. I think we might have a little Tahini obsession. From delicious Gluten-Free Tahini Banana Bread to our easy-to-make homemade tahini […]
If you’re in the mood for some delicious Israeli-inspired dessert, look no further than this Gluten-Free Tahini Banana Bread Recipe.
If you’re in the mood for a tasty dessert, try this Vegan Jewish Honey Cake Recipe which is soy-free, nut-free and simple to make.