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Passover Recipes: Jewish Seder and Kid-Friendly Ideas

Passover is one of the most widely celebrated Jewish holidays, and it commemorates the Israelites’ exodus from slavery in ancient Egypt. With themes of freedom and renewal, celebrate Passover with recipes for your Seder meal, learn how to introduce children to the holiday, and connect with the holiday’s roots.

Passover Recipes

Vegetarian Passover Recipes

Vegetarian Passover Recipes

Passover has many dietary restrictions that are further complicated for non-meat eaters. Get recipes for a meatless Seder. Continue
Healthy Passover Recipes

Healthy Passover Recipes

As a springtime celebration, try recipes with fresh, seasonal ingredients to lighten up your Seder table. Continue
Sephardic Passover Recipes

Sephardic Passover Recipes

Food plays an important, symbolic role. Check out these six recipes for a unique meal. Continue
Lidia Passover

Lidia Bastianich’s Seder

Lidia celebrated a Passover Seder with Ruth Reichl and the owners of Russ & Daughters in this segment from “Lidia Celebrates America.” Continue
Jewish Recipes

Jewish Holiday Recipes

The high holidays are about tradition so why not start a new one with one of our recipe ideas! Find recipes for several Jewish holidays. Continue

Passover for Kids

Shalom Sesame

Shalom Sesame

It’s Passover, Grover! showcases the Passover story, holiday preparations, and Hebrew words and phrases related to Passover. Continue
Passover Reading

Books for Passover

Reading is a great way to introduce children to anything, especially holidays. Get PBS Parents picks for some great reading. Continue
Passover Dessert Recipes

Passover Dessert Recipes

Visit the Kitchen Explorers blog with PBS Parents for a roundup of great Passover dessert ideas you can make with kids. Continue
Matzo Ball Soup Recipe

Matzo Ball Soup

Matzo ball soup is nearly synonymous with Passover Seders, and PBS Parents has a quick version to make cooking go faster. Continue

Learn More About Passover

Preparing for Passover

Preparing for Passover

Religion and Ethics Newsweekly highlight how observant Jews prepare for Passover by getting rid of everything in the house that is chametz, or leavened. Continue

Passover Meal

Passover Meal

Jewish cookbook author Joan Nathan explains the meaning behind some of the symbolic foods of the traditional Passover Seder. Continue

Passover Themes

Passover Themes

“Why is this night different from all other nights?” Rabbi Sharon Brous, founder of IKAR, a Jewish spiritual community in Los Angeles, says Passover is “the centerpiece of the Jewish moral imagination and the Jewish collective memory.” Continue

Passover Haggadah

Passover Haggadah

The earliest known written Haggadah, the story of the Jewish redemption from slavery in Egypt, dates from the mid-10th or 11th century. David Wachtel of the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York talks about the significance of Haggadahs through the centuries. Continue