What Bracha do you make on Macaroons?

Bracha Rishona
Mezonos
OR
Shehakol
Bracha Acharona
Borei Nefashos

Bracha Info

The Bracha is Shehakol unless it is made with flour of one of the Five Principal Species, in which case Mezonos is required.

Source: OU Kosher

Brachos

Bracha Rishona

Hebrew

.בָּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה אֱלֹהֵינוּ מֶלֶךְ הָעוֹלָם, בּוֹרֵא מִינֵי מְזוֹנוֹת
OR
.בָּרוּךְ אַתָּה יְיָ, אֱלהֵינוּ מֶלֶךְ הָעוֹלָם שֶׁהַכֹּל נִהְיָה בִּדְבָרוֹ

English

Blessed are You Hashem our God King of the universe, Who creates various types of foods.
OR
Blessed are You Hashem our God King of the universe, Everything was created through His words.

Transliterated

Baruch Atah Adonai, Eloheinu Melech Haolam, Borei Minei Mezonos.
OR
Baruch Atah Adonai, Eloheinu Melech Haolam, Shehakol Nihyah Bidvaro.

Bracha Acharona

Hebrew

.בָּרוּךְ אַתָּה ה' אֱלֹהֵינוּ מֶלֶךְ הָעוֹלָם, בּוֹרֵא נְפָשׁוֹת רַבּוֹת וְחֶסְרוֹנָן עַל כָּל מַה שֶּׁבָּרָאתָ לְהַחֲיוֹת בָּהֶם נֶפֶשׁ כָּל חַי, בָּרוּךְ חֵי הָעוֹלָמִים

English

Blessed are You, Hashem our God, King of the universe, Who creates numerous living things with their deficiencies; for all that You have created with which to maintain the life of every being. Blessed is He, the life of the worlds.

Transliterated

Baruch Atah Adonai Eloheinu Melech Haolam, Borei Nefashos Rabos V'chesronan Al Kol Ma Shebarasa L'hachayos Bahem Nefesh Kol Chai, Baruch Chei Haolamim.

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