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My Latest Weekday Dinner Menu with Recipes

Posted on 13th of December, 2013 by Lévana

Onion Soup

I was told the dinner we hosted at our home in honor of some guests in town from Israel this past Monday was totally ridiculous (love the new slang word!). Because it was a weekday, I looked to distance myself from “Shabbos food”, plus we needed to accommodate some vegetarian...
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Filed under: Anchovies Recipes, Arugala Recipes, Asparagus Recipes, Avocado Recipes, Babaghanoush Recipes, Beets Recipes, Berry Recipes, Caesar's Dressing Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Chocolate Truffles Recipes, Dairy Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Fennel Recipes, Fish Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Hand Roll Recipes, Kale Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Low Carb Pasta Recipes, Lychee Recipes, Maple Syrup Recipes, Mushroom Recipes, Onion Soup Recipes, Recipes, Sardine Recipes, Sardine Spread Recipes

Shavouot: Some of my Favorites Dairy Creations. All Recipes Included

Posted on 7th of May, 2013 by Lévana

cheese cake

My – usually virtuous enough – students and readers have asked me specifically to go all out for my Shavouot Dishes, starring mostly dairy treats, all those foods we love to hate. “With Cheese!!!”, one of them even emailed me in bold print: You asked for the splurge! The good news...
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Filed under: Avocado Recipes, Avocado Soup Recipes, Berry Recipes, Bread Recipes, Caesar's Dressing Recipes, Caesar's Salad Recipes, Cheese Cake Recipes, Corn Bread Recipes, Corn Chowder Recipes, Corn Recipes, Dairy Recipes, Eggplant Recipes, Endive Recipes, Frittata Recipes, Frozen Dessert Recipes, Holiday Dessert Recipes, Holiday Recipes, Ice Cream Cake Recipes, Irish Soda Bread recipes, Kosher Recipes, Lasagna Recipes, Lemon Cake Recipes, Lemon Recipes, Onion Soup Recipes, Panzanella Recipes, Parfait Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Polenta Recipes, Quick Breads Recipes, Recipes, Ricotta Recipes, Risotto Recipes, Shavouot menu, Shavouot Recipes, Stories, Tilapia Recipes, Tiramisu Recipes, Tofu Cheese Cake Recipes, Tomato Recipes, Tomato Sauce Recipes, Waldorf Salad Recipes, Watercress Recipes, Watercress Soup Recipes, Watermelon Recipes

Cold Avocado Cucumber Soup Recipe

Posted on 6th of May, 2013 by Lévana

Avocado Cucumber Soup

Is chilled and spicy what you are after? Nothing to it, and no cooking! Just one recommendation: Try your best to make it on the day you intend to serve it, or make it in advance without the avocadoes, and mash the avocadoes and stir them in just before serving. Ingredients: 4...
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Filed under: Avocado Recipes, Cold Soup Recipes, Cucumber Recipes, Dairy-Free Cold Soup Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Jalapeno Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Natural Foods Recipes, Recipes

Hummus Recipe. All Variations

Posted on 16th of April, 2013 by Lévana

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I bet you thought hummus comes in pint containers and no other way. That’s how ubiquitous commercial hummus has become—a marked improvement over many mediocre commercial offerings, but commercial nonetheless. But wait till you see (a) how simple it is to whip up and (b) how many hats it wears,...
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Filed under: Artichoke Bottoms Recipes, Artichoke Hearts Recipes, Avocado Recipes, Chickpeas Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dips Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Hummus Recipes, Israeli Independence Day Recipes, Israeli Salads Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Lentil Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Peppers Recipes, Recipes, Roasted Garlic Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Sun-Dried Tomatoes 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

Arugala, Grapefruit, and Beet Salad with Raspberry Vinegar Recipe

Posted on 23rd of September, 2012 by Lévana

Arugala grapefruit fennel salad

Salads are always a great showcase for me, as they are where I sneak in all my goodies, classics and latest stars. This past Rosh Hashanah, I decided my first course would be a substantial and luxurious one, allowing for a lighter main course: a fruity salad with a fruity...
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Filed under: Arugala Recipes, Avocado Recipes, Beets Recipes, Fennel Recipes, Grapefruit Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Raspberry Vinegar Recipes, Recipes, Salad Dressing Recipes

Chilled Corn Avocado Soup Recipe

Posted on 18th of June, 2012 by Lévana


As simple to make as a smoothie, and deliciously refreshing. Do not hesitate to serve it to company. Corn and avocados are natural partners. Frozen corn is perfect here! Ingredients: 1 pound frozen corn kernels , no need to thaw 2 ripe avocados 1-2 jalapeno peppers 5-6 sprigs cilantro, tough...
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Filed under: Avocado Recipes, Cold Soup Recipes, Corn Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Jalapeno Recipes, Recipes

Apple Endive Waldorf Salad Recipe. All Variations

Posted on 27th of May, 2011 by Lévana


Waldorf in a dish signals the presence of apples, celery, and nuts. Besides these constant trademarks, there’s so much you can do with a Waldorf salad, so let’s start with my favorite, then take it places! Passover: Adjust the dressing ingredients using what you have on hand. Ingredients: 2 gala...
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Filed under: Apples Recipes, Avocado Recipes, Chicken Breast Recipes, Chicken Recipes, Endive Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Pecan Recipes, Recipes, Salad Dressing Recipes, Salad Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes, Waldorf Salad Recipes, Walnuts Recipes