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


White Dresses on Amazon

White Dresses on Amazon

For Yontif, some people have a custom of wearing white. Here are some finds from Amazon:

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Here are some girl finds:

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Shavuot Menu Planning: Dairy Themed

Shavuot Menu Planning: Dairy Themed

There are so many options when doing dairy. Here are some great ideas and recipes for your dairy meals:


Vanilla Berry Sparkling Sangria (Tori Avey)
Mimosas (Joy of Kosher)
Cocktail Recipes For A Post-Shavuot ‘Eye-Opener’ (Jewish Week Food & Wine)
4 Amazing Coffee Drinks (Chai and Home)
Cucumber Melon Sangria Recipe (Garnish with Lemon)


Sari’s Cheesy Buns (Overtime Cook)
Mediterranean 7 Layer Dip (Tori Avey)
Smoked Salmon Crostini (Tori Avey) FISH
Potato & Cheese Bourekas (Tori Avey)
Vegetarian Stuffed Grape Leaves (Tori Avey)
Cheese Sambusak (Tori Avey)
Breadsticks (Renana’s Kitchen)
Potato & Rosemary Focaccia (Jamie Oliver)
Mini Spanakopita (Joy of Kosher)
Pesto Pinwheels (Busy in Brooklyn)


Split Pea (The Spruce Eats)
Split Pea (Chabad)
Split Pea (Gourmet Kosher Cooking)
Fast & Easy no Cook Strawberry Soup (OU Kosher)
Mango Strawberry Soup (Joy of Kosher)
Quick Gazpacho (Joy of Kosher)
Gazpacho (Jewish Vegetarian Society)
Gazpacho Recipe (Levana Cooks)
Cream of Mushroom (Devorah Wagshul)
Mushroom Barley Soup (Tori Avey)
French Onion (Devorah Wagshul)
Roasted Butternut Squash Soup (Devorah Wagshul)
Tomato Rice Soup (Tori Avey)
Smoky Potato Leek Soup (Tori Avey)
Chilled Greek Yogurt Soup
Over the Top Mushroom Barley Soup (Kosher Cooking for Ordinary People)
New England Style Kosher Clam Chowder (Kosher Eye)
Chilled Honeydew Ginger Soup (Joy of Kosher)
Asian Shitake Mushroom Soup (Joy of Kosher)
Strawberry Rhubarb Soup (Busy in Brooklyn)
Roasted Tomato Soup with Muenster Breadsticks (Busy in Brooklyn)


Sushi Cake (Devorah Wagshul)
Black Bean Salad (Devorah Wagshul)
Spring Berry Pistachio Salad (Tori Avey)
Broccolli Salad
Tomato Feta Salad (Devorah Wagshul)
Kale and Roasted Beet Salad (Tori Avey)
Kale, Pear, & Cranberry Salad (Tori Avey)
Israeli Salad with Feta (Tori Avey)
Green Apple Coleslaw (Kitchen Tested)
Watermelon Salad with Sugared Pecans and Blue Cheese(Joy of Kosher)
Kale, Beet, & Seaweed Salad (Joy of Kosher)
Quinoa Salad with Dried Cranberries & Feta (Joy of Kosher)
Cesar Salad (Joy of Kosher)
Café-Style Greek Salad (
Waldorf Salad with Yogurt Dressing (Busy in Brooklyn)
Blueberry, Sweet Potato, & Granola Salad (Busy in Brooklyn)


String Beans with Toppings (Devorah Wagshul)
Butternut Squash Crispy Kale Bake (Tori Avey)
Citrus Broccoli with Cashews (Tori Avey)
Rainbow Israeli Salad (Tori Avey)
Skillet Seared Green Beans with Lemon & Cotija Cheese (Tori Avey)
Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Pomegranate Mollasses (Tori Avey)
Roasted Sesame Asparagus (Tori Avey)
Rum Rasin Cranberry Kugel (Tori Avey)
Creamy Noodle Kugel (Tori Avey)
Stuffed Peppers with Goat Cheese (Tori Avey)
Cheesy Cauliflower Puffs (The Preppy Kitchen)
Quinoa with Shitake Oyster Mushrooms (Joy of Kosher)
Broccoli Parmesan Poppers (Busy in Brooklyn) GLUTEN FREE

Quiches, Tortes, Tarts, Pizza

Spaghetti, Cheese, and Spinach Pie (Overtime Cook)
Tomato Pesto Tart with Cauliflower Crust (Tori Avey)
Potto Crusted Spinach Frittata (Tori Avey)
Mini Quinoa Pizzas (Overtime Cook)
Fig & Goat Cheese Pizza (Tori Avey)
Crustless Quiche with Feta & Asparagus (Tori Avey)
Corn Tomato & Cheddar Pie (Clock Work Lemon)
Spinach Pastry (Renana’s Kitchen)
Zucchini Tartlets (Rachel Kor)
Zucchinni & Carrots Roses Tart (The Buona Pappa)
Pizza Roll Ups (Amanda’s Cookin’)
Zucchini Crowned Quiche (Joy of Kosher)
Brie Mushroom Marsala Pizza (Busy in Brooklyn)
Spinach Quiche (Kosher in the Kitch)
Mushroom and Spinach Quiche (Gourmet Kosher Cooking)
Broccoli Quiche with a Kugel Crust (Kosher in the Kitch)
Broccoli Quiche (Kosher on a Budge)
Pizza Quiche (Kosher on a Budget)


Citrus Vanilla Blintzes (Tori Avey)
Lasagna Roll up Blintzes (Busy in Brooklyn)
White Lasagna (Joy of Kosher)
Spinach Lasagna Roll-Ups (Busy in Brooklyn)
Quick & Easy Lasagna (Busy in Brooklyn)
Roasted Eggplant Parm (Busy in Brooklyn) GLUTEN FREE
Baked Ziti (The Jewish Kitchen)
Spaghetti Squash Baked Ziti (Busy in Brooklyn)
All-Star Baked Ziti (The Kitchn)
Faked Ziti (Esther Wolbe
Broccoli Cheese Calzones (Busy in Brooklyn)
Vegetable Cheese Calzones (
Muenster Mac & Cheese with Herbed Breadcrumbs (Overtime Cook)
Gnocchi Mac N’ Cheese (Joy of Kosher)
Greek Yogurt Mac N’ Cheese (Tori Avey)
Gouda Macaroni with Golden Raisins & Pine Nuts (Tori Avey)
Mushroom Pepper Pasta with Feta Goat Cheese Sauce (Tori Avey)
Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie (Tori Avey)
Zucchinioli Ravioli with Spinach Ricotta Filling (Kitchen Tested)
Roasted Eggplan Shakshuka (The Brick Kitchen)
Southwestern Frittata (Joy of Kosher)
Blintz Souffle (My Jewish Learning
Blintz Souffle (The Spruce Eats)
Cheese Blintz Souffle (Epicurious)


Honey Pecan Crusted Salmon (Devorah Wagshul)
Teriyaki Glazed Black Cod (Tori Avey)
Uri Buri Lemon Tumermeric Salmon (Tori Avey)
Spice Broiled Salmon with Green Apple Salad (Tori Avey)
Crispy Panko Fish with Orange Sesame Sauce (Tori Avey)
Someting for Everyone Salmon (Esty Wolbe
Easy & Classic Salmon Nicoise Platter (Rachel Kor)
Spicy Salmon Over Sesame Noodles (Joy of Kosher)
Pesto Baked Salmon (Busy in Brooklyn)
Sesame Soy Homemade Salmon (Gourmet Kosher Cooking)


If you missed my post on Cheesecakes, here are a lot of options.
Strawberry & Chocolate Greek Yogurt Bundt Cake (Overtime Cook)
Cranberry, Pecan, Shortbread Cookies (Overtime Cook) NUTS
Pean Butter Caramel Truffles (Overtime Cook) PEANUT BUTTER
Cream Cheese Swirled Chocolate Fudge Bundt Cake (Overtime Cook)
Coconut Cream Pie (Tori Avey)
German Chocolate Cake(Tori Avey)
Strawberry Chiffon Pie (Tori Avey)
Poppy Seed Coffee Cake (Tori Avey)
Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake Parfaits (Tori Avey)
Lazy Daisy Cake (Tori Avey)
Cherry Cheesecake Shooters (Tori Avey)
Chocolate Icebox Pie (Tori Avey)
Peach & Blueberry Crisp (Tori Avey)
Fun Shavuot Recipes (
Torah Cannoli (Busy in Brooklyn)


Shavuot Recipes & Menu (Devorah Wagshul)

Shavuot Menu Planning: Cheesecakes

Shavuot Menu Planning: Cheesecakes

Cheesecakes are classic treats for Shavuot. But how do you make it? Some are hard, some are soft, some take hours to cook, and some don’t even need to be cooked. What’s your favorite Cheesecake Recipe? Here’s some ideas that are Vegan, Classic, Chocolate, Fruit, Candy Bar, No-Bake, and Exotic.

Philadelphia Classic Cheesecake

If you are looking for a classic cheesecake recipe that is easy to make, you might want to start with the Philadelphia Cheesecake recipe from Kraft.

Chantal’s New York Cheesecake

This is a very classic cheesecake with a beautiful topping from All Recipes.

New York-Style Cheesecake

Brown Eyed Baker has a bunch of different versions of Cheesecake, but this is the classic recipe.

Classic Cheesecake with Fresh Fruit

Sometimes it’s all about how you dress it up. Here’s a classic recipe from Chabad.

Homemade Cheesecake

Another classic homemade recipe that comes from Plain Chicken.

Rugelach Crust Swirl Cheesecake

This recipe comes from Kitchen Tested. It combines Rugelach with cheesecake. Yum!

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake

I love cookie dough and this looks pretty easy to make from Overtime Cook.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake

Another variation on chocolate chip cookie dough from Mel’s Kitchen Cafe.

Hot Fudge Cheesecake

The topping is a great idea and if you are looking for a brownie crust, this might be the right option from Fork vs Spoon.

Rocky Road Cheesecake

This looks like a great chocolate cheesecake and the topping helps to dress up the cheesecake from Bakers Royale.

Rice Krispie Cheesecake

Check out this video from Best Bites that combine Rice Krispies and Cheesecake.

Strawberry Cheesecake

Here’s another no-bake Cheesecake from the Cooking Foodie.

No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake

Here’s a no-bake blueberry cheesecake from Tastemaid.

No-Bake Caramalised White Chocolate Cheesecake

This cheesecake has to be converted, but this is a no-bake sweet cheesecake from Sugar et Al.

No-bake Funfetti Cheesecake

If you are looking for a no-bake recipe. You might want to check out this fun looking cheesecake from the Nosher.

No-Bake Ferrero Rocher & Nutella Cheesecake

Another no-bake cheesecake for the holiday from Jane’s Patisserie.

No Bake Samoa Cheesecake

I love Samoa cookies! Check out this recipe from Life, Love and Sugar.

Hershey’s Chocolate Bar Cheesecake

This recipe comes from Afternoon Recipes.

Triple Chocolate Cheesecake

This recipe comes from Women’s Day and is for anyone who loves chocolate.

Triple Chocolate Cheesecake with Oreo Crust

For the chocolate lover’s here is one from OMG Chocolate Desserts.

Quadruple Chocolate Mousse Cake

This is four layers of chocolate. If you are a chocolate lover, this might be the winner from Portuguese Girl Cooks.

Dark Chocolate Cheesecake with lots of Hazelnuts

This is not a recipe for those of you who might be allergic to Hazelnuts, but it looks like chocolate and hazelnut yumminess from Ambitious Kitchen.

German Chocolate Cheesecake

A combo of cake and cheesecake, yum! Check this out from Willow Bird Baking.

Double Chocolate Mint Cheesecake

For those mint-chocolate lovers, here’s a recipe from Girl Versus Dough.

Refreshing Choco-Orange Cheesecake

This is a nice twist on combining fruit and chocolate with your cheesecake. Check out this recipe from Hershey’s.

Japanese Cheesecake

This cheesecake jiggles and might be a fun addition to Shavuot meals from Food Network.

Lotus Cheesecake

Now that you can find lotus kosher, this has become a popular product in kosher cooking. Check out Kosher in the Kitch‘s recipe for cheesecake.

Cookie Butter Cheesecake

For a slightly different variation, check out this Cookie Butter Cheesecake from Delish.

Oreo Cheesecake

This looks super simple and delicious. Check out this recipe from Kraft.

Oreo Fudge Cheesecake

This looks really easy and looks beautiful from Yammie’s Noshery.

Blueberry Lime Vegan Cheesecake

It sure looks beautiful. If you are looking for a blueberry cheesecake, you might be interested in this vegan one from Pretty Pies.

7 Ingredient Vegan Cheesecake

This doesn’t use any weird substitutions and if you didn’t add in peanut butter, you could definitely make this for Passover. Check out this vegan cheesecake recipe from Minimalist Baker.

Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

The Nosher has put together a gluten-free recipe that can be used for Passover.

Blueberry Cheesecake

If you are looking for a fruit-filled cheesecake, you might like this one from Printable Kosher Recipes.

Strawberry Cheesecake with Oreo Crust

If you would prefer Strawberries for your topping and want an oreo crust you might like this one from Barbara Bakes.

Bourbon Banana Pudding Cheesecake

Maybe you would rather have a Banana Cheesecake, you might want to try this one from The Candid Appetite.

Rich & Creamy Cheesecake

If you are in America, this one will have to be converted over. But check out this classic cheesecake recipe.

Israeli-Style Cheesecake

Kim Kushner provides a tried and true recipe for her cheesecake.

Cinnamon Roll Cheesecake

This uses a very thick frosting for the cheesecake. Check out this recipe from The Girl Who Ate Everything.

Churro Cheesecake

Here’s Churro Cheesecake from Oh Bite It. I think there are a couple of companies that make Kosher Crescent Dinner Rolls that you could use for this recipe. I believe Immaculate Baker makes gluten-free and kosher ones.

Toffee Caramel Cheesecake

This cheesecake has a layer of caramel and toffee from Bakerita.

Chocolate Butterfinger Overflow Cheesecake

If you are a Butterfingers fan, this is a fun option from Sprinkle Bakes.

Peanut butter Caramel Cheesecake

This looks like a Snickers bar to me. Can’t Stop Baking shares what “heaven on a spoon.”

Twix Brownie Cheesecake

If you love Twix Bars and Hot Fudge, this combines them with brownies from Confessions of a Cookbook Queen.

Vanilla Bean White Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake

This has many parts to the recipe, but if you are looking for a show stopper, this might be a top choice from Mel’s Kitchen Cafe.

Mascarpone Cheesecake with Almond Crust

The process for this one will take half a day, but you might love this one from Food Network.

Goat Cheese Caramel Cheesecake

If you are looking for a different type of cheesecake, check out this one with goat cheese from Rivka Friedman.

Honey Ricotta Cheesecake

This is much more traditional and combines Ricotta and cream cheese from Food Network.

Oreo Chocolate Cheesecake Bundt Cake

This recipe from Beyond Frosting combines cheesecake with chocolate cake and is beautifully decorated.

Red, White, and Blue Cheesecake Bars


These might be better for Memorial Day or 4th of July. But Red, White, and Blue Cheesecake Bars from Inside BruCrew Life.

Skinny Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars

If you love cheesecake, but are looking for something with perhaps a little bit fewer calories, you might want to check out these cheesecake bars from Sally’s Baking Addiction.

Cheesecake Stuffed Cupcakes

These look like they are super easy to make for another variation on Cheesecake from Handle the Heat.

Smores Cheesecake Squares

Kosher on a Budget has two Cheesecake Bar Ideas for your Shavuot Menu.


Nordicware Springform Pan

Nordicware Springform Pan

This is a highly rated Spring Form Pan at a really great price. It’s the best seller and it’s at one of the lowest prices for this pan. This is great for making Cheesecake.

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