Matzoh-Blueberry Icebox Cake

matzoh-blueberry icebox cake dessert purple

Marcus Nilsson

Makes 9
Prep 20 m
Microwave 1 m
Refrigerate 240 m
Refrigerate or overnight



  1. 1 of 5 Line an 8 x 8-inch baking dish with plastic wrap, leaving overhang on 2 sides.
  2. 2 of 5 In a glass measuring cup, combine 1/4 cup water and 2 tbsp sugar. Microwave 1 minute, then stir until sugar is dissolved to make a simple syrup.
  3. 3 of 5 Beat cream cheese in a medium bowl until smooth. Add 1 cup cream and 1/2 cup sugar. Beat until fluffy and smooth. Fold in blueberries.
  4. 4 of 5 Place 1 matzoh in prepared dish, generously brush with simple syrup and spread a generous 1/2 cup blueberry mixture over matzoh to edges. Repeat layering 4 times, top with remaining matzoh and brush liberally with simple syrup. Use overhanging plastic to cover stack, and seal with another piece of plastic wrap. Refrigerate 4 hours or overnight.
  5. 5 of 5 Uncover stack and invert onto a plate. Remove and discard plastic. Beat 3/4 cup cream with 3 tbsp sugar and a few drops each of red and blue food coloring to create a purple hue. Spread whipped cream on top and sides of cake and serve.
Nutrition Information for Matzoh-Blueberry Icebox Cake
Servings Per Recipe: 9
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