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Moroccan Eggplant Salad with Preserved Lemons and Olives Recipe

24th of February, 2012

Moroccan Eggplant Salad with Preserved Lemons and Olives Recipe

Eggplant is a huge favorite in our Sephardi Cooking. This dish is all roasted, so  it is pretty streamlined, and pretty lean. Anything not to have to fry eggplant, which gobbles up oil like crazy! The preserved lemons do make a big difference, so please don’t skip them unless it...
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Filed under: Eggplant Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Moroccan Salads Recipes, Passover Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes

Moroccan Spicy Nut Truffles Recipe

24th of February, 2012

Moroccan Spicy Nut Truffles

For nut lovers only: the famous Pfeffernusse, Sephardi style.  Moroccan to be exact. Perfect for Passover too, and gluten-free without even trying. Don’t try to bake them on a disposable cookie sheet, or the bottoms will burn. Moroccan Spicy Nut Truffles Ingredients: 12∕3 cups unblanched almonds 12∕3 cups walnuts ¾...
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Filed under: Almond Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Kosher for Passover Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Moroccan Dessert Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Recipes, Seder Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Walnuts Recipes

The Unflappable Itinerant Cook: Taking the Cooking Demo Show on the Road!

22nd of February, 2012

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Most of us watch a cooking demo from the comfort of our homes, from the luxury of pristine professional studio kitchens onto our screen: Everything camera-ready, affable and efficient help buzzing around the chef, flowers and dynamic background music everywhere, warm-up guy leading spectators to general applause announcing the star chef’s...
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Filed under: Kitchen Stories, Kitchen Wisdom, Kosher Cookbooks, Kosher Cooking Classes, Kosher Cooking Demos, Kosher Cooking Demos in New York City, Kosher Recipes, Stories

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday February 27th. The Heatlhy and Delicious Purim Basket

22nd of February, 2012

Why do Purim baskets often get so silly? Here are just a few useful, simple and delicious edible gift ideas which will not get shuffled around: These goodies are for keeps, and we are showcasing them with a whole meal! I’ll be demonstrating: Mango dressing (served with salad) Ginger liqueur...
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Filed under: Cooking Demos Gift Certificates, Healthy Food Baskets, Kosher Cooking Classes, Kosher Cooking Demos, Kosher Cooking Demos in New York City, Purim Baskets

Spicy Moroccan Chicken, Liver and Lamb Meatballs Recipe

19th of February, 2012

Spicy Moroccan Chicken, Liver and Lamb Meatballs Recipe

I always loved this Sephardi dish I grew up with: In the finished dish the chicken breasts were diced, the chicken livers were whole and the lamb was shaped into meatballs. I made it and it was quite delicious but a little messy. When I recently asked my mother how...
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Filed under: Chicken Breast Recipes, Chicken Livers Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Lamb recipes, Meat Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes

Beer-Roasted Turkey Breast Recipe

19th of February, 2012

Beer-Roasted Turkey Breast

There are times where we want to enjoy turkey without the whole production: Long roasting, boning, slicing, dealing with leftovers etc. Boneless turkey breast to the rescue!The following combination of flavors produced a succulent roast, easy to slice and easy to serve, and gone at just one seating! It served...
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Filed under: Beer Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Recipes, Turkey Breast Recipes, Turkey Recipes

Lychee Kanten Recipe.

15th of February, 2012

Lychee Kanten

Consider kanten the Jell-O of champions. You can make it with any kind of fruit and juice, or tea. Kuzu, the starch of the kuzu plant, is a wonderful thickener, and is easy to get in health food stores. Kanten, the dessert made with kuzu, is quick and delicious, and...
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Filed under: Asian Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Green Tea Recipes, Kanten Recipes, Kuzu Recipes, Lychee Recipes, Recipes

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday February 20th:

14th of February, 2012

No time to cook? All the more reason to learn how to whip up sensible and delicious meals in good health in a jiffy! Here come not one but two perfect meals, complete with delicious desserts, prepared in minutes. After years of cooking up a storm, the quick-and-healthy theme emerges...
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Filed under: Cooking Demos Gift Certificates, Kosher Cooking Classes, Kosher Cooking Demos, Kosher Cooking Demos in New York City, Levana, Levana Kirschenbaum

Pasta with Roasted Cauliflower and Bread Crumbs Topping Recipe. Gluten-Free Variation

13th of February, 2012

Pasta with Roasted Cauliflower and Bread Crumbs Topping Recipe. Gluten-Free Variation

I love the robust flavor of  cauliflower, and the roasting intensifies it even further.  I use frozen cauliflower, as it is already cut, cleaned, and every bit as delicious and nutritious! Attention Gluten-Free readers: This is for you too! Although this dish needs no help from the usual pasta suspects...
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Filed under: Anchovies Recipes, Capers Recipes, Cauliflower Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-free pasta recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Levana, Low Gluten Recipes, Low-Carb Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Recipes, Sardine Recipes, Whole Foods Cookbook, Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen

Hot Cereal Recipe for Champions, Future Moms and Everyone in Between. Gluten-Free Variations

11th of February, 2012

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Recently my very pregnant daughter Bella mentioned that her ob-gyn recommended she include more fiber and more vegetable protein in her diet. Always tinkering with the whole gamut of grains, I welcomed the opportunity to experiment, this time setting as my goal, making a hot cereal breakfast that would be...
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Filed under: Barley Recipes, Breakfast recipes, Buckwheat Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Hot Cereal Recipes, Hot Cereal Recipes, Kasha Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Millet Recipes, Oatmeal Recipes, Protein Bars, Quinoa Recipes, Recipes, Soy Protein Isolates, Steel-Cut Oats Recipes, Stories, Storing grains