About the Parsha
In Chukat Bnei Yisrael (the children of Israel) complain about the lack of water in the desert. Hashem (G-d) instructs Moshe (Moses) and Aharon (Aaron) to speak to a rock which will then produce water. Instead, Moshe hits the rock with his staff, bringing forth water.
About the Dessert
This dessert is made of “rock cakes” and “stick cookies” to represent the stick-hitting-the-rock episode.
Rock cakes recipe is here.
Stick cookies recipe is here.