Posted on 4th of March, 2013 by Lévana
Like many of us halva lovers, I dread the amount of sugar contained in commercial halva. But the good news is, it is so intensely flavored that I always tinker with ways to make the included sugar go a much longer way while getting the full measure of the Tehina...
Posted on 24th of January, 2013 by Lévana
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 Tu Bishvat menu! I am offering here four different fruit salads, one more amazing than the...
Filed under: Almond Recipes, Apples Recipes, Apricot Recipes, Chicken Recipes, Cooking with Fruit Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dry Fruit Recipes, 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
Posted on 13th of September, 2012 by Lévana
I always wonder if tilapia might suffer from underrating and mild neglect in the States. Economical, versatile and flavorful, there’s nothing I don’t do with it! This is one of the few recipes I fry, and it is a real treat. For a crust, I find cornmeal gives matzah meal...
Filed under: Cocktail Sauce Recipes, Cornmeal Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Fish Recipes, Fried Fish Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Fish Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Tilapia Recipes
Posted on 13th of September, 2012 by Lévana
I am constantly asked how I go about developing all my recipes, and although it is hard to make a non-food professional visualize all the steps involved, let me still name one no-brainer vital initial step, which I think my fellow food professionals will second readily: I start with matching...
Filed under: Cake Recipes, Chestnut Recipes, Chocolate Cake Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Coconut, Coconut Milk Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Recipes, Spelt Baking
Big News! We’ve Gone Digital! Levana’s Table, Levana Cooks Dairy Free! and The Whole Foods Kosher Cookbook
Posted on 10th of September, 2012 by Lévana
I’m so excited to announce that we are carrying all my cookbooks in digital form: Levana’s Table, Levana Cooks Dairy Free! and The Whole Foods Kosher Cookbook. While you can enjoy the hardcover copy in the comfort of your home, you can now enjoy them on your iPad, iPhone, tablet or PC on the road!...
Filed under: Dairy-Free Recipes, e-book, Gluten Free Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Jewish e-books, Jewish Recipes, Kirschenbaum, Kosher Cookbooks, Kosher Food, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Levana, Levana Kirschenbaum, Natural and Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Whole Foods Cookbook, Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen
Posted on 9th of September, 2012 by Lévana
Apple Noodle Kugel is a huge favorite in Jewish cooking. Unfortunately, it can often err on the rich and eggy side. I have tinkered with the ingredients, and ended up with a lean, easy eggless (suitable for our vegan friends) and delicious kugel. Delicious enough even to be dessert, and...
Posted on 21st of August, 2012 by Lévana
Photo courtesy of www.sixoneseven.blogspot.com Did I just say kale for dessert? Am I losing it or something? Nonono! Repeat: Kale for dessert! My last (this) tinkering was a triumph! Seriously, think about it: Carrot cake, pumpkin cake, sweet potato cookies, rice cakes …. Why can’t kale be next? This...
Posted on 7th of August, 2012 by Lévana
A couple weeks ago, I was baking chocolate chip cookies with kids in summer camp, and our baking conditions were rudimentary, to say the least. We needed to bake 48 cookies in a convection oven large enough to bake, say, 2 pans of 12 cookies. So, simple math, half the...
Filed under: Blondie Recipes, Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-free Cookie Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Recipes
Posted on 1st of August, 2012 by Lévana
I tinkered with a dessert that would be a nutritionally … hmm not exactly lean, but much more affordable and no less delicious version of creme brulee or creme caramel. The Latin Flan to the rescue! We grew up eating it: it is unpretentious and closely related to its rich...
Filed under: Cinnamon Recipes, Coconut, Creme Brulee Recipes, Creme Caramel Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Flan Recipes, French Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Latin Cooking, Lean Classics Recipes, Recipes
Posted on 26th of July, 2012 by Lévana
Hannah Kaminsky, a baker after my own heart, has done it again with her new book, Vegan A La Mode. Mind you, I care nothing about her fabulous treats being vegan, since I am not afflicted with any of those restrictions, dietary, ideological or otherwise. I make her desserts over...
Filed under: Dairy-Free Frozen Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Dessert Sauce Recipes, Hannah Kaminsky, Ice Cream Recipes, Stories, Vegan Desserts Recipes, Vegan Ice Cream Recipes