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 quite exciting: Spring bounty, guests all ages, classic crowd pleasers, eclectic menu, beautiful weather (hopefully!) The idea with a meal like Mother's Day Brunch is to give mom a break from kitchen chores,…
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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
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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…
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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…
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Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday February 13th: Glorious Asian Flavors. Gluten-Free

Small costs of labor and money, but tastes like a great feast. Nothing like a great Pad Thai, the famous Thai National Dish served at every street corner. Gluten-free without even trying, and so wholesome! I'll be demonstrating:
  • Edamame, seaweed and sprout salad with toasted nori dressing
  • Peanut butter pumpkin soup
  • Chicken and beef pad thai
  • Lychee kanten
  • Coconut bubble tea
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Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday February 6th. Tu Bishvat: Cooking with Fruit

Fruit is not just dessert or snack, but a valuable part of many wonderful easy dishes. Fruits pack lots of flavor and nutrition, and are fun to cook with. I'll be demonstrating:
  • Moroccan chicken dried fruit tajine with jasmine rice
  • Curried parsnip apple soup
  • Mixed greens with mango dressing
  • Tropical fruit cake
  • Mixed fruit salad
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