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Hamantashen Challah

Hamantashen Challah

Homemade bread, more so challah, is the ultimate comfort food. Challah conjures up nostalgic emotions and memories, and holds much significance in Jewish culture, as it helps celebrate the holiest day of the week — Shabbos. The following twist on challah adds a gourmet and surprising element to the classic challah; a perfect addition to your Purim feast.

challah stuffed hamantashen
  • Duration
  • Prep Time
  • 1 Hamantashen ChallahServings


  • Your Favorite Challah Recipe

Fillings of choice

  • Pesto
  • Sundried Tomato Dip
  • Olive Dip

Egg Wash

  • 1 egg beaten with 1 tablespoon water


1. Preheat oven to 350°F.

2. Roll out desired size of dough into a rectangle. Using a sharp knife, cut dough into a diamond shape.

3. Cut out a small triangle from the center of one of the halves of the diamond.

4. Place filling directly opposite the triangle, on the other half of the dough.

5. Fold over to form a triangle/hamantashen shape, and seal edges.

6. Brush with egg wash.

7. Bake until golden.