Classic British Hamantaschen buns – a vegan Purim treat!

poppy seed hamantaschen.

These vegan poppy-seed hamantaschen feature a fluffy soft yeasted dough, a sweet sugar glaze, and plenty of delicious homemade filling. Perfect for Purim! Sometimes, the original really is the best. I’m all for hamantaschen mash-ups – see my Eccles cake hamantaschen, fortune cookie hamantaschen, or even savoury pizza hamantaschen if…

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Eccles cake hamantaschen – a British/Jewish Purim treat

eccles cake hamantaschen.

A sweet, buttery, curranty filling encased in crisp, golden flaky pastry – classic British bake meets tasty Purim treat! It’s the Eccles cake hamantaschen!   Purim inspiration? Every year as Spring rolls around my thoughts turn to hamantaschen – those delicious three-cornered pastries traditionally enjoyed on the Jewish festival of…

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Pizzataschen? Hamanpizza? Make these awesome hamantaschen-pizza hybrids and have a terrific Purim!

pizza hamantaschen

Chewy pizza crust hamantaschen enclose a rich filling of tomato sauce, olives and gooey, stretchy, melty mozzarella. I always think there’s something about the nature of Purim that invites you to play with your food. After all, why should the ‘dressing up’ be confined to the children?! Go wild in…

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Fortune cookie hamantaschen! Happy Purim!

Fortune cookie hamantaschen.

Crisp, sweet and delicious! These easy-to-make vanilla flavoured fortune cookie hamantaschen contain Purim greetings and fun messages. Happy Purim! I’ve had these fortune cookie hamantaschen in mind for years and years, and I’m so pleased I finally found time to work out how to make them! Knitted treats I had…

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White chocolate & raspberry hamantaschen cookies – jammy dodger-taschen!

jammy dodger hamantaschen.

Crisp triangular cookies sandwiched together with creamy white chocolate ganache & raspberry jam – hamantaschen cookies! A delicious way to celebrate Purim! Most of the time, I have pretty terrible ideas, but sometimes, late at night, I come up with something really, really great. Like these jammy dodger hamantaschen cookies…

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