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Sardines Spread (Rillettes) Recipe. Hand Roll Variation

Posted on 10th of February, 2013 by Lévana

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Photo courtesy of www.recipesfull.blogspot.com Sardines are to Mediterraneans what tuna is to most Americans. The city of Safi in Morocco has the largest sardine port n the world, and we grew up eating them, so this helps explain why I love them in every shape or form, grilled or in...
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Filed under: Canapes Recipes, Hand Roll Recipes, Nori Recipes, Recipes, Rillettes, Sardine Recipes, Sardine Spread Recipes

Kosher Food and Wine Experience KFWE 2013

Posted on 10th of February, 2013 by Lévana

The perfect foodie dream: All your favorite wines and food, with many new exciting additions each year, are displayed and generously offered in the magnificent Pier 60, which accommodates over a thousand guests each year. This year KFWE 2013 had a good problem: they sold out really fast, and several...
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Filed under: Basil Restaurant Brooklyn, Carlos and Gaby Restaurant, Finchi Desserts, Grown and Behold Meats, Heavenly Events, Jack's Gourmet Sausage Recipes, KFWE 2013, Kosher Food Show, Kosher Recipes, Levana Restaurant, Miami Beach Chocolates, Pardes Restaurant, Stories, Wolf and Lamb Restaurant

Quick Pickled Beets Recipe

Posted on 8th of February, 2013 by Lévana

pickled beets

It is unfortunate that in America, beets invariably conjure up loaded remarks about, uhmmm, never mind . . . I am always looking for ways to sneak them in, where they do their magic even while they totally escape detection: in smoothies, in dips, in cakes  (yes cakes), or as...
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Filed under: Beets Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Pickled Beets Recipes, Recipes, Russian Recipes

Salad as Main Course Recipes: Two of my Favorites.

Posted on 30th of January, 2013 by Lévana

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For all of you always asking what fabulous treats I make my husband for dinner when we are alone, weekdays or shabbos, the answer is: Salad. I do hope you are not disappointed, and do not feel sorry for him, especially because salad is his express wish. Nope: In my...
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Filed under: Julia Child, Low-Carb Recipes, Main Course Salads Recipes, Recipes, Salad Dressing Recipes, Salad Recipes, Salade Nicoise Recipes, Steak Salad Recipes, Tuna Steaks Recipes

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies Recipe. Gluten-Free Friendly. Vegan Adaptation

Posted on 30th of January, 2013 by Lévana

OATS CC COOKIES

Photo courtesy of tasteofhome.com This recipe is directly inspired from my original “mother” oatmeal cookie recipe, which I developed for my latest cookbook, one of the many variations for them I have included. I’m a total sucker for oats,  and look for any conceivable excuse to spread them on thick....
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Filed under: Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Coconut Recipes, Cookie Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten-free Cookie Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Healthy Cookie Recipes, Healthy Snacks Recipes, Heathy Cookies Recipes, Oatmeal Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Vegan Cookie Recipes, Vegan Desserts Recipes

Steak Salad Recipe.

Posted on 30th of January, 2013 by Lévana

steak salad

There are quite a few steak salads out there you could play with (Asian, Latin, French etc), all delicious. The following one is one of my favorite, a sort of take-off on Waldorf Salad, served as a main course. The robust Remoulade dressing is a great match for the steak....
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Filed under: Avocado Recipes, Beef Recipes, Celery Root Recipes, Corn Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Main Course Salads Recipes, Recipes, Salad Recipes, Steak Salad Recipes

Tu Bishvat. Cooking with Fruit Recipes

Posted on 24th of January, 2013 by Lévana

Berry salad

Photo Courtesy sodahead.com 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. have fun with this wonderful menu! I am offering here four different fruit salads, one more amazing than...
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Filed under: Almond Recipes, Apples Recipes, Apricot Recipes, Chicken Recipes, Cooking with Fruit Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dried Fruit, Fruit Cake Recipes, Fruit Salad Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Indian Recipes, Kosher Poultry Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Moroccan Chicken Recipes, Moroccan Food, Moroccan Recipes, Nuts Recipes, One Pot Meal Recipes, Orange Flower Water Recipes, Paella Recipes, Parsnips Recipes, Recipes, Stories, Tajines Recipes, Tu Bishvat Recipes

Rice Chicken Dry Fruit Tajine Recipe

Posted on 24th of January, 2013 by Lévana

RICE CHICKEN APRICOT TAGINE

Sephardis are great fans of fruit in their dishes. This wonderful dish will easily explain why. A sort of fruity take-off on the traditional paella, sans tomatoes. Growing up, we never needed any begging to come to dinner! Fruit pairs beautifully with many exciting aromatic ingredients, such as curry, meat,...
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Filed under: Almond Recipes, Apricot Recipes, Chicken Recipes, Ginger Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Moroccan Chicken Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Paella Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Tajines Recipes

Will the Kids Eat THIS? You Bet! Recipes We Can ALL Share.

Posted on 24th of January, 2013 by Lévana

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Talk about a picture being worth a thousand words! The adorable child above, caught red-handed, tells the whole story, and answers in full the perennial question: “Will my kids like This?” So, the answer is yes yes yes! And not only for sweets, but for dinner as well, as you will see...
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Filed under: Children Meals Recipes, Feeding Kids Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Recipes, Stories

Tricolor Fish Terrine Recipe with Vegetarian Variation

Posted on 21st of January, 2013 by Lévana

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You will create a sensation with this dish! It will make you look like a chef without too much hard work. You will like the freedom it gives you on party day, as you can make it a day or two ahead of time and keep it chilled. Passover winner...
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Filed under: Fish Recipes, Fish Terrine Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Passover Recipes, Pesto Recipes, Recipes, Seder Recipes, Terrine Recipes