7 Recipes to Celebrate Passover

Passover is just a week away - have you planned your weekend menu yet? If you're still on the hunt for that perfect recipe that will wow your party guests (namely ... your in-laws), you came to the right place! We rounded up our favorite Passover recipes that are sure to impress!

Coconut MacaroonsCoconut Macaroons1. Cocount Macaroons
Passover dinner is important - but in our opinion, so is dessert! Give your guests a sweet, flour-free treat with these sweet coconut macaroons.

Ingredients:
1 large vanilla bean
2 large egg whites
1/2 cup sugar
3 cups shredded coconut (sweetened or unsweetened)
3 ounces white chocolate, for melting
raspberries for garnish, if desired

Directions:
- Preheat your oven to 325º F. Line a large baking sheet with parchment.

- Split the vanilla bean pod down the center with a knife. Use the dull edge of the knife to scrape out all the seeds. Add them to a large bowl along with the egg whites and sugar and whisk until blended. Stir in the shredded coconut until completely coated with the egg white mixture.

- Scoop the coconut mixture onto the lined baking sheet with a cookie scoop, creating about 1.5″ diameter balls. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes until the coconut starts to turn a golden brown on the edges. Remove from the oven and cool completely. Melt the chocolate in a double broiler. Drizzle lightly over the macaroons. Garnish with raspberries.

Makes 2 dozen macaroons


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Leg of LambLeg of Lamb2. Leg of Lamb

If you're expecting a big party for Passover, add this impressive leg of lamb to your menu. It's made in a slow-cooker - so once you set it, you have the rest of the day available to prep everything else!
Make leg of lamb

3. Roasted Potatoes with Bay Leaves
Looking for an easy side to cook up at the last minute? These roasted potatoes look elegant and require little effort - the perfect combo for a stress-free seder.
Make roasted potatoes with bay leaves







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Matzoh LasagnaMatzoh Lasagna4. Matzoh Lasagna

Not sure how to eat up your leftover matzoh after Passover? Layer it with sauce and ricotta cheese for an easy post-holiday dinner - you deserve a break!
Make matzoh lasagna













CharosetCharoset5. Charoset

This traditional Passover recipe is packed with fruit, nuts, and a few different spices for a healthier Seder dish.
Make charoset











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Matzoh Ball SoupMatzoh Ball Soup6. Matzoh Ball Soup

Comforting chicken soup with some beloved Matzoh balls thrown in the mix is sure to be a family favorite.
Make matzoh ball soup


















Matzoh PizzaMatzoh Pizza7. Matzoh Pizza
No flour? No problem. This easy matzoh pizza pie bakes in five minutes flat and brings a whole new meaning to the term "thin crust."
Make matzoh pizza
















- By Andrea Roxas

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