15 Flourless Desserts for Your Passover Table!

Tradition dictates that no flour be used in cooking or baking during Passover, nor can you use any leavening ingredients, such as baking powder or baking soda.

While this can be somewhat of a challenge, I’ve learned over the years that it is still possible to turn out tasty cookies, cakes, and snacks throughout the holiday. And the increase in gluten-free products and recipes over the last number of years has made it even easier.

I’ve gathered my 15 favorite recipes to share with you, and I have a feeling that you’ll want to make many of these treats all year round!

  • Flourless Desserts for Passover! 1 of 15
    15 flourless passover desserts

    Baking without flour during Passover doesn't have to be a challenge! Here are 15 mouthwatering desserts that you'll want on your holiday table — and all year long!

  • Pistachio Tuiles 2 of 15
    babble pistachio tuiles

    These sweet, crisp, and oh-so-pretty cookies will be the perfect complement to your holiday dessert table — and they're easier to make than you think! I love the use of pistachios; a nice change from the usual almonds and walnuts!

    Get the recipe on Babble

  • Flourless Chocolate Roulade 3 of 15
    babble flourless chocolate roulade

    Serving a crowd? Then this is the dessert for you. You can easily feed 15-20 people with this rich, heavenly roll cake, and it can be made a few days in advance, too — perfect during the busyness of the holidays!

    Get the recipe on Babble

  • Meringue Kisses 4 of 15
    babble meringue kisses

    Crisp and light as air, these meringue kisses are filled with lightly sweetened whipped cream. These are my favorite way to eat meringues!

    Get the recipe on Babble

  • Rich Chocolate Cake 5 of 15
    babble flourless chocolate cake

    Rich and dense, this is the cake to serve the chocoholics in the crowd!

    Get the recipe on Babble

  • Vanilla Bean White Chocolate Macaroons 6 of 15
    babble white chocolate vanilla bean coconut macaroons

    I love vanilla — and I love this take on traditional macaroons, flecked with real vanilla bean and drizzled with white chocolate!

    Get the recipe on Babble

  • Coconut Lime Macaroons 7 of 15
    donuts dresses and dirt coconut lime macaroons

    These rustic cookies are about as far from the canned variety as you can get! Made with larger coconut "chips"  and a helping of grated lime zest, you'll never look at macaroons the same way again!

    Get the recipe on Donuts, Dresses and Dirt

  • Vanilla Macaroons 8 of 15
    donuts dresses and dirt macarons

    You'd have to be living under a rock to avoid the macaroon obsession that has swept the food world. And guess what? They are perfect Passover cookies! Even better, they can be made days in advance — a godsend for the busy cook.

    Get the recipe on Donuts, Dresses and Dirt

  • Matzoh "Crack" 9 of 15
    donuts dresses and dirt matzoh crack

    A perfect storm of chewy-crunchy and sweet-and-salty, this easy dessert is positively addictive, thanks to layers of salted matzoh, caramel, and chocolate.

    Get the recipe on Donuts, Dresses and Dirt

  • Caramel Apple Cake 10 of 15
    seasonal and savory caramel apple cake

    This classic upside down cake would be as perfect served warm for dessert as it would cold the next day for breakfast — don't you just love a multi-tasker?

    Get the recipe at Seasonal and Savory

    Photo credit: Seasonal and Savory

  • Flourless Fudge Cookies 11 of 15
    i heart eating flourless fudge cookies

    This cookie? My idea of heaven, with crispy meringue-like edges surrounding a dense and fudge-y center. And best of all? They come together in minutes with just a few ingredients that you probably already have in your kitchen right now!

    Get the recipe at I Heart Eating

    Photo credit: I Heart Eating

  • Crustless Chocolate Cheesecake 12 of 15
    little house living crustless chocolate cheesecake

    Years ago I realized that cheesecake — without the crust — was a perfectly appropriate (and delicious!) Passover dessert. I can't wait to try this chocolate version!

    Get the recipe at Little House Living

    Photo credit: Little House Living

  • No-Bake Chocolate Fudge Cake 13 of 15
    gourmande in the kitchen no bake chocolate fudge cake

    Vegan baking can be especially challenging during Passover — eggs play a very big role in flourless baking due to their leavening properties when beaten. That's why I'm eternally grateful to have this luscious cake in my back pocket. This no-bake cake is easy to put together and filled with good-for-you coconut oil, cacao nibs, and almonds.

    Get the recipe at Gourmande in the Kitchen

    Photo credit: Gourmande in the Kitchen

  • Sweet Potato Chip Cookies 14 of 15
    kitchen tested sweet potato chip cookies

    Talk about clever (and delicious!) — these gluten-free and vegan cookies are rolled in a crust made from homemade sweet potato chips!

    Get the recipe at Kitchen Tested

    Photo credit: Kitchen Tested

  • Chocolate Orange Tart 15 of 15
    cupcakes and kale chips chocolate orange tart with honey almond crust

    Decadent AND elegant? This tart's got it all: a ricotta filling, lightened and brightened with plenty of fresh orange juice and zest; a dark, crisp chocolate shell; and an almond crust bound with honey. Make this lovely dessert the star of your dessert table this holiday!

    Get the recipe at Cupcakes and Kale Chips

    Photo credit: Cupcakes and Kale Chips

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