Dairy Dessert Recipes

Recipes for honey cake, chocolate desserts, rugelach, coffee cakes, and macaroons are Kosher but contain dairy ingredients. Browse trusted Kosher dairy dessert recipes complete with ratings, reviews and cooking tips.

Staff Picks

Honey Cake with Orange Glaze

Rating: 4 stars 5
Easy to make dessert for Rosh Hashanah, with a delectable orange glaze to add more flavor.

Cinnamon-Apple Cake AKA Hanukkah Cake

Rating: 5 stars 49
A very moist and dense cake with apples and cinnamon, traditionally served during Hanukkah. It's a favorite in our household, and best of all, not from a box!

Flourless Chocolate Cake I

Rating: 4.5 stars 1049
A dense chocolate cake for those of us who can't tolerate wheat or gluten.
By Allrecipes Member

Raisin Farfel Kugel

Rating: 4.5 stars 38
Nice dish for a sweet afternoon snack.

Joanie's Pesach Brownies

Rating: 4.5 stars 14
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!

Rugelach with Cream Cheese Filling

Rating: 4.5 stars 12
I took a rugelach recipe and invented my own filling with cream cheese instead of fruit spread. It came out so tasty I had to share it!
By Kasey

Soft, Chewy Rosh Hashanah Honey-Walnut Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 14
This is a GREAT recipe for any honey lovers or for a great cookie for Rosh Hashanah. The honey and walnut flavors together are divine. Yummy, soft and chewy texture, a big hit with kids and everyone else who tries them! Delightful, unique (don't find many cookies that have such a delicious honey flavor) deliciously honey flavored cookie perfect for any time of year. Try it! You'll love it! :)

Chanukah Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 29
Serve these cookies every night during Chanukah. Kids have fun decorating them and eating them.

Jewish Coffee Cake I

Rating: 4 stars 13
My mom got this recipe from the Jewish nursing home where she used to work. The cake is very moist and easy to make with ingredients you are sure to have on hand.

Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 1686
This peanut butter cookie 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.
By Allrecipes Member

Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 2692
Heavy, yummy, and very peanut-buttery. You'll need lots of milk to eat these!!
By Allrecipes Member

Inspiration and Ideas

Chewy Peanut Butter Brownies
Rating: Unrated 1025
These brownies have been a favorite in my family since I was a small child. Because they're so popular, I usually double the recipe. Great with chocolate frosting!
Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies
Rating: Unrated 3103
A nice change of pace from the usual peanut butter cookie. My husband never liked peanut butter cookies until I made him this recipe.
Chocolate-Covered Strawberries
Rating: 5 stars 1215

DIY chocolate-covered strawberries! Just three ingredients and 30 minutes.