Passover Recipes

Delicious dishes for you and your family for the seder and beyond.

Passover is a holiday all about freedom — and food! But the restrictions on hametz (leavened food or food containing a leavening agent) and, for many Ashkenazi Jews, kitniyot (legumes, various grains and corn) make a lot of dishes off limits. Check out these traditional and updated recipes for your dinner table. Unless otherwise specified, all recipes are free of kitniyot and thus kosher for Passover for both Sephardi and Ashkenazi Jews. Find even more Passover recipes here.

Seder Basics

Chrein (Horseradish)


Egyptian Haroset

Italian Haroset

Moroccan Haroset

Piedmont Sweet Haroset

Turkish Haroset

Sephardi Style Haroset

Pomegranate and Candied Walnut Haroset


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Passover Classics


Garlic-Braised Brisket

Carrot Kugel

Chicken Soup

Chopped Liver

Mock Chopped Liver


Gefilte Fish

Matzah Balls

Mediterranean Gefilte Fish

Passover Popovers

Mini Potato Kugels

Matzah Brei

Potato Kugel

Cast Iron Potato Kugel

Salt and Pepper Spaghetti Squash Kugel

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White Wine Braised Chicken Thighs with Tomatoes and Potatoes

Passover Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Roasted Chicken

Healthy Tzimmes

Vegetarian “Chicken” Soup

Haroset Chicken With Thyme

Tuscan Style Chopped Liver

Short Ribs with Orange and Honey

Pistachio and Apricot Macaroons

How to Make Coconut Macaroons for Passover


Passover Main Dishes

Passover Chicken Schnitzel

Algerian Meat Patties

Baked Salmon with Caramelized Apple

Coconut Crusted Chicken

Chicken with Apple Salsa

Coffee and Wine Beef Stew

Red Wine Braised Short Ribs with Prunes Recipe

Masala Lamb Stew with Creamy Coconut Quinoa

Matzah Toppings from Around the World: 6 Ways!

Eggplant Casserole

Matzah Mac & Cheese

Zucchini Boats Stuffed With Ricotta and Pine Nuts

Matzah Brei Eggs Benedict Recipe

Matzah Brei with Ramp Pesto

Israeli-Inspired Matzah Brei Recipe

Beet and Cauliflower Pizza Recipe for Passover

Shredded Brisket Cumberland Pie

Moroccan Lamb Shanks with Pomegranate Sauce

Maple Glazed Rack of Ribs Recipe

Lettuce Wrapped Pulled Beef Tacos With Guacamole

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Passover Soups and Sides

Power Greens Matzah Ball Soup

Roasted Cauliflower Soup

Tuscan Spinach Soup

Creamy Non-Dairy Asparagus Soup

Jewish Style Fried Artichokes

Cauliflower Bialys for Passover

Passover Potato Salad With Poached Egg Recipe

Sweet Potato and Swiss Chard Gratin

Matzah Pie With Leek and Spinach

Banana Pumpkin Bread Recipe For Passover

Quinoa Sweet Potato Patties

Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad

Parsnip and Carrot Chips



Stuffed Dates


Israeli Salad

Potato and Carrot Gratin

Fennel Celery Salad

Mashed Sweet Potatoes with Shallots

Salat Tapuz, an orange salad

Leg of Lamb with Spiced Quinoa and Pickled Lemon

Parsnip Mash

Gorgeous Passover Rolls


Passover Desserts

Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Dark Chocolate Espresso Truffles Recipe

Fruit Compote

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Flourless Walnut Torte

Key Lime Pie

Lemon Sponge Cake with Candied Citrus

Lemon Rolls

Chocolate Espresso Cookies

Chocolate Quinoa Cake Recipe

Matzah Tiramisu Recipe for Passover

Matzah Toffee

Coconut Almond Bites for Passover

Chocolate Truffle Pie

Marshmallow Brownies

Passover Puppy Chow

Strawberry Lemon Granita

Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

Raspberry Swirl Chocolate Torte

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