31 Drool-Worthy Cheesecake Recipes for Shavuot

Shavuot is the time of year when Jews have the chance to get all crazy with their dairy consumption.

Shavuot is the time of year when Jews have the chance to get all crazy with their dairy consumption: blintzes, kugel and of course cheesecake. As we were taking a look around the interwebs, we found so many amazing, drool-worthy cheesecake recipes to try, it is truly overwhelming. But, we persevered and picked out some of the craziest, most delicious varieties we could find including some other unique ways to enjoy cheesecake like bars, brownies and even ice pops. Gluten free or vegan? Yeah, we even found recipe for you guys.

Looking for something a bit more classic? Try Ronnie Fein’s perfect creamy cheesecake.


Knafeh Cheesecake

No-Bake Funfetti Cheesecake

Chocolate dipped cheesecake on a stick

Brownie bottom cookie dough cheesecake from The Chunky Chef

Macaron cheesecake bites

No bake meyer lemon cheesecake with chocolate ganache from The Floating Kitchen

Rugelach bread pudding cheesecake

Black and white cookie cheesecake

Mini toasted s’more cheesecake from Baked by Rachel

Pumpkin cinnamon roll cheesecake from Keep It Sweet Desserts

Sweet potato cheesecake from Ronnie Fein

Peanut butter snickers cheesecake brownie pie from Inside BruCrew Life

Unicorn cheesecake

Chocolate beer cheesecake with pretzel crust from The Beeroness

Chai cheesecake with pumpkin butterscotch sauce from Manu’s Menu

Lavender cheesecake with shortbread-almond crust

No-bake cannoli cheesecake from Cooking on the Front Burners

Individual cookies and cream cheesecakes from An Edible Mosaic

No-Bake Chocolate Covered Cheesecake Bites 

Photo credit Doug Schneider Photography

Other ways to eat cheesecake

Rosewater pistachio cheesecake bars

Cheesecake brownies from Ronnie Fein

White chocolate and amaretti cheesecake shooters from Manu’s Menu

Halva cheesecake brownies

Peach almond yogurt cheesecake bars from The Roasted Root

Chocolate stout cheesecake fudgedicles from The Beeroness

Blackberry cheesecake mousse from Snixy Kitchen

No bake cake batter cheesecakes with sugar cookie crust from With Salt and Wit

For special diets

Gluten-free chocolate chip cheesecake

Gluten-free mint cheesecake from Food Faith Fitness

Caramel apple no-bake vegan cheesecake from The Connoisseurus Veg

Vegan cheesecake with mango lime topping from The Conoisseurus Veg

Vegan lemon cheesecake

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Kanafeh Cheesecake Recipe

A decadent Middle Eastern-inspired cheesecake.