Thank You Dear Coco Chocolates! My Review

Dear Coco Chocolates are the latest homemade chocolate sensation. And I mean it literally: Dear Coco Chocolates come in the most unexpected flavors, and the best part is, it works beautifully. These tiny gems remind me of the French proverb:…
de gustibus

My Demo at De Gustibus Last Week!

De Gustibus: Pleasure seeing your crew and cooking with you again! An All-Moroccan Feast: Yum! As delicious as it was easy, and of course all natural, all excerpted from my new cookbook, The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen: Judge for yourself from…
Trader Joe Chocolate Chips
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Trader Joe Chocolate Chips Going Dairy. A Gastronomic Uproar

Trader Joe chocolate chips are an age old institution. But this week they are at the center of a total uproar: They are going DAIRY! More exactly, they are going to be made in dairy equipment from now on. To name just one example, here's…
mother's day brunch

Mother's Day Brunch. Menu and Recipes.

Mother's Day Brunch menus are so exciting! Spring bounty, guests all ages, classic crowd pleasers, eclectic menu, beautiful weather (hopefully!). And an all-day mother's day brunch menu  is my dream diet, anytime anywhere! The idea with…
cooking demo

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Glorious Asian Morsels

Fish and vegetable Asian delicacies, made naturally and elegantly. Wasabi oil: pure seduction! I'll be demonstrating: Nori rolls Sea bass poached in dashi sake broth Sashimi salad Mock crab spring rolls Turnip cakes with…
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Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday May 7th. Mother's Day

Calling all children to cook with – and for- Mommy: You will be delighted to see how delicious and healthy a lot of standbys are, if only they are homemade! Children eight to fifteen years old pay only $30.00. I'll be demonstrating:
  • Tuna casserole
  • Blueberry scones
  • Pancakes with assorted toppings
  • Mixed salad greens
  • Ice cream cake
Click here to register
Chocolate Demo

Thought I'd Share this Rave Review of my Chocolate Demo with You!

From Sharon, one of our chocolate demo guests last night: This lovely comment makes my day! And I'll bet it will make all chocolate lovers' tongues smile! So: Are You getting yourself a hammer for your kitchen? Levana, I went to last night’s…
cooking demo

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: April 30th. Chocolate for Dinner

Did you know chocolate lurks blissfully in many savory dishes? We are giving equal time to main course and dinner. My latest cookbook is on sale during the demo, for the special discounted price of $30.00 (retail price:$39.95. Discount: 25%)! Better yet, buy a case of 6 books for $150.00 ($25.00 per copy. 35% discount)! I'll be demonstrating: Beef  stew in black currant chocolate sauce with rice Cocoa and chili-roasted butternut squash Lavender-scented zuppa inglese Sea salt caramel chocolate truffles Zucchini pumpkin chocolate bread Click here to register!
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Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday April 23rd. Israeli Independence Day

Attention Israelis, native and honorary alike, all aboard: Let’s eat as in the Shuk! I'll be demonstrating:
  • Yogurt strawberry rhubarb soup
  • Shakshuka on baked beans
  • Tilapia in tehina sauce
  • Spinach feta cheese borekas
  • Semolina almond cake with lemon syrup
I will also be selling and signing my latest cookbook: Just arrived and looking fabulous! Special discount price at the demo: $30.00 https://www.levanacooks.com/cookbooks/ Click here to register  
passover kitchen
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My Passover Kitchen Diaries: the Home Kitchen Trenches

My Passover Kitchen is the ultimate Bootcamp! I mean Passover Kitchen Diaries quite literally. Consider this Passover Kitchen Manifesto an Anatomy of a week in the Kitchen Trenches. If you read through it, followed all my recommendations,…
Purim basket
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Purim Baskets: The Healthy Mishloach Manot Recipes

Purim Baskets can easily turn into a real treasure trove Since I only have eyes for kosher, homemade and natural, I find Purim Baskets an unbeatable chance to send a select few some fabulous homemade, fun and useful goodies (did you say fun…
cooking demo

Taking my Cooking Demo Show on the Road!

You might say I have given My Cooking Demo Shows all my life. In New York as well as around the country and beyond. Giving a Cooking Demo in a room full of fans is in my blood. You might say I am the Cooking Demo Girl. No matter what the Cooking…