Holiday Menu Planning: Honey Recipes

Holiday Menu Planning: Honey Recipes

Since Rosh Hodesh Elul is this weekend, I put together some recipes that have honey in them.


Honey Challah with Assorted Toppings (Busy in Brooklyn) – PAREVE
Sweet Honey & Safron Challah (Paula Shoyer on Epicurious) – PAREVE
Pumpkin Challah with Honey Butter (Tory Avey) – PAREVE
Marzipan Almond Crown Challah (Washington Post) – PAREVE / NUTS
Onion Filled Honey Challah (Joy of Kosher) – PAREVE
See more challah recipes ideas

Side Dishes

Crock Pot Honey Lentils (A Year of Slow Cooking) – PAREVE
Crock Pot Honey Carrots (Well Plated) – PAREVE
Honey Glazed Garlic and Ginger Sugar Snap Peas (Overtime Cook) – PAREVE
Grilled Corn, Peach, and Spinach Salad with Honey Lime Dressing (Overtime Cook) – PAREVE
Red Rice & Beet Cakes with Honey Mustard (Tori Avey) – DAIRY
Citrus Honey Glazed Vegetables (Tori Avey) – PAREVE
Simanim Salad ( – PAREVE
Jeweled Butternut Squash ( PAREVE
Honey Roasted Red Skin Potatoes ( – PAREVE

Fish Dishes

Grilled Salmon with Pomegranate Vinaigrette (The Spruce Eats) – FISH PAREVE
Crispy Fish Tacos with Pomegranate, Pear, and Honey Lime Crema (Lemon & Zest) – FISH DAIRY
Pomegranate Honey Glazed Salmon ( – FISH PAREVE
Honey Fig Roasted Salmon (Busy in Brooklyn) – FISH PAREVE

Main Dishes

Baked Honey Sesame Chicken (The Recipe Critic) – MEAT
Honey Lemon Chicken Bowls (Damn Delicious) – MEAT
Honey Sesame Instant Pot Chicken Thighs (The Salty Marshmallow) – MEAT
Pistachio & Pomegranate Meatballs (Washington Post) – MEAT
Easy Pomegranate Roast (Overtime Cook) – MEAT
Pastrami Wrapped Honey Mustard Drumsticks (Overtime Cook) – MEAT
Honey Orange Chicken (Joan Nathan via Tori Avey) – MEAT
Honey Garlic Chicken (Tori Avey) – MEAT
Slow Cooker Honey Barbeque Brisket (Tori Avey) – MEAT
Brisket with Pomegranate-Walnut Sauce and Pistachio Gremolata (Epicurious) – MEAT
Succulent Steak with Honey Pomegranate Marinade (Kosher in the Kitch) – MEAT
Crispy Chicken with Tsimmes ( – MEAT
Apple Honey Chicken ( – MEAT
Honey Deli Roll with Caramelized Onions (Joy of Kosher) – MEAT


Honey Cookies (Lil’ Miss Cakes) – PAREVE
Honey Crinkle Cookies (Overtime Cook) – PAREVE
Honey Peanut Butter Cookies (Brown-eyed Baker) – PAREVE / PEANUTS
Honey Cookies (Between Carpools) – PAREVE
Apple Honey Cookies (Family Friends Food) – PAREVE
(Not Your Bubby’s) Honey Cookies (Overtime Cook) – PAREVE
Lemon Glazed Honey Cookies (Overtime Cook) –PAREVE


Majestic & Moist Honey Cake (Smitten Kitchen) – PAREVE/ NUTS OPTIONAL
Whole Wheat Honey Cake (Kitchen Tested) – PAREVE
Honey Cake (Imamother Forum) – PAREVE
Honey Fig Cake with Baked Brie (Tatyana’s Everyday Food) – DAIRY
Honey Butter Cake (The Cake Blog) – DAIRY
Honey Cake (Renana’s Kitchen) – PAREVE
Honey Chocolate Bundt Cake (Overtime Cook) – PAREVE
Parsnip Honey Cake with Honey Cream Cheese Frosting & Rainbow Chips (Busy in Brooklyn) – DAIRY
Honey Cake (America’s Test Kitchen via Tablet) – PAREVE
Honey Applesauce Cake (The Spruce Eats) –PAREVE
Honey Cake, Refined Sugar-Free, Whole Wheat, Low Fat (No Way That’s Healthy) – PAREVE
Honey Cake with Caramelized Apples (Busy in Brooklyn) – PAREVE
Apple Honey Bundt Cake (All Recipes) – PAREVE / NUTS
Hibiscus Honey Cake with Citrus Frosting (Kitchen Tested) – PAREVE
Honey Pecan Streusel Cake (Joy of Kosher) – PAREVE/ NUTS
Walnut Honey Cake (Martha Stewart) – PAREVE / NUTS
Lekach Honey Cake (Saveur) – PAREVE
Date Honey Nut Cake (Tori Avey) – PAREVE / NUTS
Honey Apple Cupcakes (Tori Avey) – PAREVE
Very Fluffy Honey Cake ( – PAREVE
Gluten-Free Honey Cake ( – PAREVE / GLUTEN FREE
Apple & Honey Muffins ( – PAREVE
Bee my Honey Cake Recipe (Norene GIlitz via – PAREVE
Caramel Apple Muffins ( – PAREVE
Honey Bundt Cake with Coffee Glaze ( – PAREVE

Other Desserts

Apple & Honey Trifles (Overtime Cook) – PAREVE or DAIRY
Honey Cupcakes with Cream cheese Frosting (Overtime Cook) – PAREVE or DAIRY
Honey Pomegranate Banana Split (Dole) – DAIRY
Peanut Butter & Honey Truffles (Tori Avey) – PAREVE / PEANUTS
Dried Fruit Stuff Apples (Cooking with Tantrums) –PAREVE
Honey Ice Cream in Chocolate Cups ( – PAREVE
Apple & Honey Tart (Busy in Brooklyn) – PAREVE
Honey Hasselback Apples with Brie & Pecan Streusal (Busy in Brooklyn) – DAIRY
Bourbon Honey Cake Balls (Busy in Brooklyn) – PAREVE
Apple Honey Galette (Busy in Brooklyn) – PAREVE


Honey Pomegranate Coolers (Martha Stewart) – PAREVE
Rosh HaShannah Sangria (Tori Avey) – PAREVE
Fig & Honey Cocktail (Tori Avey) – PAREVE
Prohibition, The Great Gatsby and The Bee’s Knees (Tori Avey) – PAREVE


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Shabbat Menu Planning: No Bake Desserts

Shabbat Menu Planning: No Bake Desserts


Brownie Batter Cheesecake (The Recipe Rebel) – DAIRY
White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake (The Recipe Rebel) – DAIRY
Lemon Cheesecake (The Recipe Rebel) – DAIRY
Vanilla Cheesecake (The Recipe Rebel) – DAIRY
Peanut Butter Marshmallow Cheesecake Squares (The Recipe Rebel) – DAIRY / PEANUTS
Mango Cheesecake (The Cooking Foodie) – DAIRY
Lemon Cheescake Mouse Cups (Overtime Cook) – DAIRY or PAREVE
Biscoff No Bake Cheesecake Cups (My Baking Addiction)  – DAIRY
Peaches & Cream Frozen Cheesecake (Kitchen Tested) – DAIRY
Caramel Shortbread Cheesecake (I am Baker) – DAIRY
No Bake Nutella Strawberry Cheesecake (My Recipes) – DAIRY / NUTS
Non-Dairy Cheesecake (Lil Miss Cakes) – PAREVE

Bars / Lasagna / Cookies / Mousse / Other

Snickers Crunch Bars (Mom on Time Out) – DAIRY / PEANUTS
No Bake Peanut Butter Bars (Food Network) – DAIRY / PEANUT
Chocolate Lasagna  (I Heart Nap Time) – DAIRY
No Bake Cookies  (Sugar Spun Run) – DAIRY / PEANUTS
Peanut Butter No Bake Cookies (Food Network) – DAIRY / PEANUTS
Dairy-Free No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies (Living Well Mom) – PAREVE  / GLUTEN FREE / PEANUTS
Strawberry Jello Lasagna (Oh my Goodness Chocolate Desserts) – Dairy
Peanut Butter No Bake Bars (Chocolate Covered Katie) – PAREVE / PEANUTS
Peanut Butter Oats Bars (Rachl Mansfield) – PAREVE / PEANUTS
Asian Pear with Lime & Strawberry Sauce ( – PAREVE / GLUTEN FREE / VEGAN / PASSOVER
Caramel Popcorn Crunch Ice Cream ( – PAREVE / VEGAN / PEANUTS
Rocky Road Gelato ( – PAREVE / NUTS
Berry-Rhubarb Sorbet ( – PAREVE / GLUTEN FREE / VEGAN / PASSOVER
Peach & Berry Compote ( – PAREVE / GLUTEN FREE / VEGAN / PASSOVER
Mocha Mousse ( – PAREVE
Strawberry Mousse (Norene Gilletz) – PAREVE / GLUTEN FREE/ PASSOVER
Lucious Lemon Mousse ( – PAREVE / GLUTEN FREE / VEGAN
Italian-Insprired Fruit Dessert ( – PAREVE
Deconstructed Cheating Tiramisu ( – PAREVE
Vanilla Strawberry Trifles ( – PAREVE / PASSOVER
No-Bake Bourbon Balls (Kosher by Gloria) – PAREVE

Pies / Tarts

Vegan Chocolate Cream Pie (Feasting on Fruit) – PAREVE / NUTS
Lemon Pie (I am a Baker) – DAIRY
Boston Cream Pie Lasagna (Delish) – Dairy
Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie (The Pioneer Woman) – DAIRY / PEANUTS
Peanut Butter Pie (Kosher Treif Cooking) – PAREVE / PEANUTS
Peanut Butter Mousse Pie (The Whisk Chronicles) – DAIRY / PEANUTS
Peanut Butter Pie (Kevin an Amanda) – DAIRY
Chocolate Pudding Pie (Kosher on a Budget) – PAREVE
Vegan Chocolate Tart ( – PAREVE / GLUTEN FREE / VEGAN
Lemon Fruit Tarts (The Minimalist Baker) – PAREVE / GLUTEN FREE / VEGAN / NUTS
Frozen Strawberry Marshmallow Pie ( – PAREVE
Patisserie Cream Mini-Pies with Swiss Meringue ( – PAREVE
Delinut Chocolate Tart ( – PAREVE
Lemon Cloud Pie ( – PAREVE


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