Recipe Roundups

40 No-Margarine Desserts!

Kosher.com Staff January 31, 2021

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You may think there’s no way to do parve desserts without the margarine. Think again. These 40 desserts will leave you wondering why you ever needed those bars in the first place. For these recipes, the only bar you’ll need is a bar of chocolate.


  1. Oatmeal Cookies from the Nitra Cookbook

  2. Elegant Peanut Chews from the Nitra Cookbook

  3. Professional Cupcakes from the Nitra Cookbook

  4. Chocolate Flecked Nut Jelly Roll from the Nitra Cookbook

  5. Healthier No Sugar, Sugar Cookies by Rena Tuchinsky

  6. Coffee Bundt Cake from the Nitra Cookbook

  7. Shena’s Best Brownies by Shena Dominitz

  8. Marble or Zebra Cake from the Nitra Cookbook

  9. No-Margarine Chocolate Babka from the Dining In Cookbook

  10. Cherry Strudel from the Nitra Cookbook

  11. Heimishe Kokosh Cake from the Nitra Cookbook

  12. Chocolate Chunk Walnut Biscotti by Yocheved Lercher

  13. No-Margarine Chocolate Chip Cookies from the Dining In Cookbook

  14. Round Braided Chocolate Babka by Sweet Moments: Rega Matok

  15. Walders Chocolate Cake by Estee Kafra

  16. Carrot Cake from the Nitra Cookbook

  17. The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie by Estee Kafra

  18. Babka Like Never Before by Brynie Greisman

  19. Cinnamon Bundt Cake by Estee Kafra

  20. Almost No-Bake Nutella Bars by The Baker’s Daughter

  21. Rebbetzin Braunstein’s Carrot Cake from Family Table

  22. Whole-Wheat Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Bars by Leah Nagel

  23. Whole-Wheat Pecan Crumb Muffins by Leah Nagel

  24. Half Moons from the Nitra Cookbook

  25. 4-Ingredient Chocolate Sesame Rugelach by Erin Grunstein

  26. Quick Doughnuts by Faigy Grossmann

  27. Maple Pecan Tartlets by Tamar Teitelbaum

  28. Banana Maple Muffins by Sylvia Fallas

  29. Chocolate Fluff Cake from the Nitra Cookbook

  30. Pseudo-Grain Banana Muffins by Rorie Weisberg

  31. Maple Glazed Apple-Walnut Cake from the Dining In Cookbook

  32. Tahini Banana Bread (Flourless) by Melinda Strauss

  33. Rich Fudgy Flourless Brownies by Leah Nagel

  34. Healthier Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies by Estee Kafra

  35. Dark Chocolate Lava Cake by Kelly Cohen

  36. Amazingly Soft ‘n Easy Rugelach by Faigy Grossman

  37. Ginger Biscuits by Faigy Grossman

  38. Chocolate Pretzel Cookies by Miriam (Pascal) Cohen

  39. Cinnamon Bun Pie by Miriam (Pascal) Cohen

  40. Cookie Dough Fudge Pie by Miriam (Pascal) Cohen