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Category Archives: Dessert Recipes

My Latest Shabbos Menu: Cool and Playful Summer Recipes

Posted on 30th of June, 2013 by Lévana

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On impossibly hot days, rather than make up a menu and try to stick to it, I decide to look around me, and let the produce displays surprise me and inform my menu. Since going this route guarantees nothing but the best and freshest, it is a totally calculated risk....
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Crepes Recipe. All Fillings. Gluten-Free Friendly

Posted on 26th of June, 2013 by Lévana

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You say Pancakes, I say Crepes! One bite and you’ll understand why these French gems are so popular with children big and small! How will we ever know how wonderful crêpes can be if all we’ve been doing so far is opening a commercial muffin mix box—and the worst part...
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Filed under: Apples Recipes, Breakfast recipes, Buckwheat Recipes, Crepes Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, French Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Natural and Kosher Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Recipes

Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream Party Cake Recipe

Posted on 25th of May, 2013 by Lévana

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I made this cake for my niece Chana’s Sheva Brachot this week. I had plotted the layers the flavors the textures over and over, taking this out, adding that, sprinkling with the other, all in my mind’s eye, as meticulously and obsessively as if I was preparing to go on...
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Filed under: Agave Syrup Recipes, Apricot Recipes, Cake Recipes, Chocolate Cake Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Coconut Milk Recipes, Coconut Recipes, Dairy Recipes, Dairy-Free Cake recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Frozen Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Ice Cream Cake Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Ice Cream Cake Recipes, Ice Cream Recipes, Kosher Ice Cream, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Nuts Recipes, Party Cake Recipes, Peanut Butter Recipes, Recipes

Lemon Cake Recipe

Posted on 6th of May, 2013 by Lévana

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Non-Lemon-Lovers need not apply! This is perfect for brunch but also for dessert, with fruit or sorbet. The baked cake gets soaked all over with a luscious lemon syrup. You are in for a treat!  This is a decidedly dairy cake. Sorry, guys! Don’t substitute margarine or oil for the...
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Filed under: Cake Recipes, Dairy Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Lemon Cake Recipes, Lemon Recipes, Recipes, Yogurt Recipes

Blueberry Cake with Almond Streusel Recipe

Posted on 5th of May, 2013 by Lévana

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Blueberries: You just say the word, and I wax lyrical. Blueberries can do no wrong! All of my friends who used to summer with us in the mountains think of me fondly each time they make this cake. I can’t remember how many thousands I have made; I still have pictures of...
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Filed under: Almond Recipes, Blueberry Recipes, Cake Recipes, Dairy-Free Cake recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Natural and Kosher Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Recipes, Streusel Recipes

My Last Sheva Brachot Menu and Recipes

Posted on 17th of March, 2013 by Lévana

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I was asked by several of my guests to share my recipes for the Sheva Brachot we hosted this week for my niece Mushkie and her husband Zalman, and I am delighted to oblige. So, here comes, complete with recipes. I used some wonderful treats Grow and Behold sent me,...
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My Pre-Pessach Shabbos Bash. Complete Menu

Posted on 8th of March, 2013 by Lévana

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My whole grain loaves look plebeian and rustic, in the traditional Sephardi/Arabic tradition, but they taste GOOD! I recently received some fabulous meat samples from Naftali Hanau at Grow and Behold Good mother that I am, I decided to enjoy my precious gift in the appreciative company of my foodie...
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Halva Maple Mousse with Pistachios. Gluten-Free

Posted on 4th of March, 2013 by Lévana

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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...
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Filed under: Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gelatin Desserts, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Halva Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Mousse Recipes

Lemon Coconut Mousse. Gluten-Free

Posted on 3rd of March, 2013 by Lévana

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Another treat born of good flavor matchmaking! Anyone not a lemon lover, or coconut lover, need not apply! Naturally gluten-free. In my catering days I have always used unflavored kosher gelatin in many exciting desserts but had never offered any of them in my cookbooks and my demos, as it...
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Filed under: Coconut Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gelatin Desserts, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Lemon Recipes, Mousse Recipes, Recipes

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies Recipe. Gluten-Free Friendly. Vegan Adaptation

Posted on 30th of January, 2013 by Lévana

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Photo courtesy of tasteofhome.com This recipe is directly inspired from my original “mother” oatmeal cookie recipe, which I developed for my latest cookbook, one of the many variations for them I have included. I’m a total sucker for oats,  and look for any conceivable excuse to spread them on thick....
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Filed under: Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Coconut Recipes, Cookie Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten-free Cookie Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Healthy Cookie Recipes, Healthy Snacks Recipes, Heathy Cookies Recipes, Oatmeal Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Vegan Cookie Recipes, Vegan Desserts Recipes