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Category Archives: Chocolate Recipes

Tehina Chocolate Spread Recipe. Variations

Posted on 25th of February, 2014 by Lévana

Tehina chocolate spread

Photo courtesy of www.tasteofdivine.com Sesame paste, or Tehina, often plays second fiddle to other, more muscular ingredients,  hummus being the most ubiquitous, followed by sauces and dips. Actually it is the main ingredient in Chalva, but most commercial Chalva (I won’t lump in this category the delicious moist artisanal varieties...
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Filed under: Agave Syrup Recipes, Almond Recipes, Cake Recipes, Chestnut Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Chocolate Truffles Recipes, Coconut Milk Recipes, Coconut Recipes, Dairy-Free Chocolate Truffle Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Ganache Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Low-Carb Recipes, Recipes, Sesame Recipes, Tehina Recipes

Chocolate Chip Fresh Cranberry Pecan Cookies Recipe. Gluten-Free Friendly

Posted on 27th of January, 2014 by Lévana

Cranberry Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies

Cranberry lovers take note: While fresh cranberries last, look as I do, for exciting ways to use them. These fabulous and wonderfully nutritious cookies are none other than my Mother Oatmeal Cookie Recipe, using the amount of chocolate chips and nuts listed in the instructions, plus 2 cups fresh cranberries,...
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Filed under: Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Cookie Recipes, Cranberries Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten-free Cookie Recipes, Pecan Recipes, Recipes

Raw Low Carb Chia, Flax and Almond Pudding. All Variations

Posted on 26th of December, 2013 by Lévana

Chia Almond Pudding

I am proudly expanding my Low Carb Treat Repertoire with this brand new star. This new dessert is the result of much tinkering, not only in honor of some severely sugar-restricted friends who want their dessert and eat it too, but for us! This dessert has everything going for it: low...
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Filed under: Agave Syrup Recipes, Almond Flour Recipes, Almond Recipes, Anise Recipes, Apples Recipes, Chia Seeds Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Cranberries Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Flax Meal Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Low Carb Desserts Recipes, Maple Syrup Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, No Carb Desserts Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Raw Dessert Recipes, Recipes, Vegan Desserts Recipes

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

Cranberry Pecan Brownie Pie Recipe. Gluten-Free Friendly

Posted on 9th of November, 2013 by Lévana

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With Thanksgiving approaching, and fresh cranberries flooding produce stalls, I thought I would take cranberries in a different direction, not a relish or chutney or cranberry pie this time. I decided to dream up a chocolate dessert that would incorporate cranberries. A cake? A chocolate pie with cranberry coulis? a...
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Filed under: Brownies Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Cranberries Recipes, Creme de Cassis Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Pie recipes, Recipes, Thanksgiving Recipes

High Carb Cravings at Low Carb Costs. Suggestions, Menus and Recipes

Posted on 27th of October, 2013 by Lévana

Chia Almond Pudding

Raw Low Carb Chia FLax Almond Cranberry Pudding (recipe in this file) When my son Maimon was a teenage schoolboy, he told his father: “Tati, you know what I heard old age is? That’s when your broad mind and narrow waist switch places”. Not missing a beat, my husband snapped...
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My Latest Party Menu and Recipes

Posted on 1st of October, 2013 by Lévana

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My latest party menu: This past Shabbos Lunch, the day after Simchat Torah. No meat in sight, all vegetarian and fish dishes. When I described the menu to our guests before they dug in, I could plainly see they were delighted to get a break from meat dishes after a...
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Filed under: Asian Pickles Recipes, Asian Recipes, Beets Recipes, Berry Recipes, Brussels Sprouts Recipes, Chickpeas Recipes, Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Chocolate Truffles Recipes, Dates Recipes, Eggplant Recipes, Fruit Salad Recipes, Heirloom Tomato Recipes, Kim Chi Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Moroccan Fish Recipes, Moroccan Food, Moroccan Recipes, Moroccan Soup Recipes, Nori Recipes, Pickle Press, Pickled Beets Recipes, Raspberry Vinegar Recipes, Recipes, Salad Dressing Recipes, Salad Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Sephardi Soup Recipes, Stories, Swiss Chard Recipes, Tajines Recipes, Tuna Tartare Recipes

Our Chol Hamoed Sukkot Bash. Complete Menu and Recipes

Posted on 23rd of September, 2013 by Lévana

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 Some of the kids grew a little! Here’s Mordy, left, carrying a huge pot of soup with Yissur Our Chol Hamoed Sukkot family bash is an old tradition. We host it at  the capacious Sukkah of  Chabad West Side, occupying a good chunk of it, to accommodate our extended family...
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Filed under: Apples Recipes, Asian Pickles Recipes, Asian Recipes, Beef Tongue Recipes, Chocolate Cake Recipes, Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Coconut Milk Recipes, Condiments Recipes, Cookie Recipes, Dairy-Free Ice Cream Cake Recipes, Date Bar Recipes, Date Nut Bar Recipes, Dates Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Dry Spice Rub Recipes, Fish Soup Recipes, Frozen Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Healthy Cookie Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Jewish Holiday Recipes, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Mock Crab Recipes, Moroccan Chicken Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Moroccan Salads Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Pate Recipes, Pickle Press, Recipes, Stories

Our Demo at Cheder Chabad Monsey: Menu and Recipes

Posted on 2nd of August, 2013 by Lévana

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At the lovely home of Chana and Chaim Grey Enjoy the pictures! https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.596199987098538.1073741837.213383695380171&type=3 Enjoy this Youtube trailer of our demo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FTevz9fjkBU Thank you COLLIVE.com for sharing the story! http://collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=26371&hl=levana+kirschenbaum So much fun presenting this Cooking Demo for such distinguished company: Thank you to the hosts Chana and Chaim Grey for opening their lovely...
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Filed under: Berry Recipes, Bread Pudding Recipes, Cauliflower Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Cold Drinks Recipes, Condiments Recipes, Cooking with Fruit Recipes, Creme de Cassis Recipes, Dairy-Free Cold Soup Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dry Spice Rub Recipes, Fish Recipes, Fruit Soup Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Bread Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Gluten-free pasta recipes, Green Tea Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Honeydew Recipes, Kiwi Recipes, Lemonade Recipes, Maple Syrup Recipes, Mint Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Recipes, Salad Dressing Recipes, Salmon Recipes, Soba Noodles Recipes, Stories, Summer Drinks Recipes, Summer Soup Recipes, Tea Recipes, Whole Foods Cookbook

Quick Halvah Bars Recipe

Posted on 30th of July, 2013 by Lévana

Halvah

We all love the wonderful taste of halvah, that great Sephardi dessert classic sold all over Israeli and Middle Eastern markets, but hardly ever get near it because of the prohibitive amount of sugar it contains. I tinkered with the flavors until I obtained this delicious and infinitely less sweet approximation....
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Filed under: Agave Syrup Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Coconut Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Granola Recipes, Halva Recipes, Jewish Recipes, Natural and Kosher Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Sesame Recipes, Tehina Recipes