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Rice Chicken Dry Fruit Tajine Recipe. Vegetarian and Quinoa Variations

24th of January, 2013

Rice Chicken Dry Fruit Tajine Recipe

Sephardis are great fans of dry fruit in their dishes. This wonderful Rice Chicken Dry Fruit Tajine 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! Dry fruit pairs beautifully with many exciting...
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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, Quinoa Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Tajines Recipes

Almond Streusel Coffee Cake Recipe

13th of June, 2012

ALMOND STREUSEL COFFEE CAKE

  Yum! Lemon and almonds: Outrageous match! Wonderful brunch choice, as it has the look and texture of a yeasted pastry, thanks to the yogurt. Don’t hesitate to go dairy-free, as it has enough great flavors going for it. I make mine with spelt flour,  just as I make all...
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Moroccan Almond Shortbread Crescents Recipe

10th of April, 2012

Almond Shortbread

A great Sephardi favorite, called ghriba. Traditionally we make them round and top them with a little cinnamon, but I find that no matter how carefully I store them, the tops always start crumbling and looking ragged, so I shape them in crescents, and they behave themselves and keep their...
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Pasta with Pesto Sauce Recipe. All Variations. Gluten Free Friendly

29th of February, 2012

Pasta with Pesto Sauce

The perennial favorite is based on basil, olive oil, and toasted walnuts; but we have seen pesto recast with a different herb or nut, and tasting just as delicious and interesting. Use not only as a pasta sauce but as topping for cooked chicken or fish, or a dip. I find...
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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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Almond Macarons with Chocolate Coffee Filling Recipe. All Variations

18th of January, 2012

Almond Macarons with Chocolate Coffee Filling Recipe. All Variations

You will never think of macaroons as institutional fare after you taste these elegant and easy treats, close cousins of the amaretto cookies. Gluten-free without even trying! If you get lazy and would rather use store-bought ground almonds, also called almond flour (warning: you will pay dearly for the extra...
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Lamb Dried Fruit Tajine Recipe

1st of December, 2011

Lamb Dried Fruit Tajine Recipe

Tajines are a glowing example of how you can work on a dish very little and end up with something glorious! Such is the magic of Moroccan cooking. You will make a sensation on Passover and all year-round with this treat! Tajine is the name of the earthenware pot that...
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Filed under: Almond Recipes, Apricot Recipes, Beef Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Lamb recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Recipes

Pastilla Recipe

22nd of September, 2011

Pastilla Recipe

Photo courtesy Jamie Oliver Pastilla is one of the world’s great dishes, and it takes just one delightful bite to understand why. It epitomizes Moroccan cuisine, spicy and sweet, delicate and intriguing.  More labored than the dishes I usually share, but then this is a very special treat. I admit...
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Moroccan Sweet Vermicelli Recipe. Gluten-Free Friendly

30th of March, 2011

levana-cooks-Moroccan-Sweet-Vermicelli

Moroccan Sweet Vermicelli is comfort food at its best and easiest. And healthiest: In Morocco we grew up on this kind of dessert my mother, an ingenious cook if I ever met one, used to whip  up at the drop of a hat, for children big and small. Do look...
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My No-Sweat Thanksgiving Feast: Menus, Tips and Recipes!

17th of November, 2010

My No-Sweat Thanksgiving Feast: Complete Menu and Recipes!

Thanksgiving is a wonderful day, but it is also cause for much commotion in the US. It need not be, You know me: nothing is ever an excuse to lose my head and throw balance and nutrition to the winds when preparing a meal, even one as lavish as a...
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