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LEVANA COOKS WITH OSEM MATZAH PRODUCTS: PECAN BROWNIE RECIPE

Posted on 13th of April, 2011 by Lévana

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The Passover version of this timeless classic is virtually identical to the year-round one: Osem Matzah cake meal is that good! Secret of delicious brownies, beside of course delicious chocolate: Do not be tempted to bake a minute more or they will harden. Ingredients: 8 ounces best-quality dark chocolate, chopped,...
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Filed under: Chocolate Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Kosher for Passover Recipes, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Recipes, Osem, Pareve Recipes, Passover Desserts Recipes, Passover Recipes, Pecan Recipes, Seder Recipes

Chocolate-Dipped Coconut Meringues Recipe

Posted on 6th of April, 2011 by Lévana

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Kids, please: Don’t let’s get into a turf war with the distinguished and wonderful French Macarons, or with the  somewhat  less distinguished and ubiquitous canned Passover Macaroons that linger for months after Passover, or anything in between: Here come Meringues!  So move over sweeties, and let’s all play in the...
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Filed under: Chocolate Recipes, Coconut, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Jewish Holiday Recipes, Jewish Recipes, Kosher for Passover Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Meringue Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Passover Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Moroccan Sweet Vermicelli Recipe. Gluten-Free Friendly

Posted on 30th of March, 2011 by Lévana

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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 for orange flower water,...
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Filed under: Almond Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Gluten-Free Grain Recipes, Gluten-free pasta recipes, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Moroccan Dessert Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Pudding Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes, Vermicelli Recipes

Hammantashen Recipe with Gluten-Free Option

Posted on 10th of March, 2011 by Lévana

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The signature triangle-shaped fun Purim cookie, with three points pinched around a jam filling. There’s no Purim without them! Delicious Gluten-free too! Ingredients: Dough: 4 cups flour: all-purpose, whole wheat pastry, or spelt (gluten-free: any GF flour) 1 tablespoon baking powder ½ salt 4 eggs ¾ cup sugar 1 cup...
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Filed under: Cookie Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Purim Baskets

Chocolate Sauce Recipe

Posted on 9th of March, 2011 by Lévana

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No commercial chocolate sauce comes anywhere close to this one. So simple to make, and so versatile. Plus: Dairy-free, and all natural. How can you miss? Serve it on cake or ice cream, dip strawberries and orange slices in it as soon as it cools off, and before it hardens,...
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My Menu for Lean Latin Feast

Posted on 3rd of March, 2011 by Lévana

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Sangria This is the menu for our last demo: It was so fabulous I must share it with all of you: There was not one asset it didn’t have: Quick, fun, festive, healthy and lean: How could you beat that? TILAPIA WITH GREEN TOMATO SALSA SPICY PUMPKIN CORN SOUP CHICKEN...
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Filed under: Chipotle Recipes, Coffee Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Green Tomatoes Recipes, Kosher Fish Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Latin Cooking, Lean Classics Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Sangria Recipes, Soup Recipes

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday March 7th: Purim: Edible Gifts

Posted on 3rd of March, 2011 by Lévana

When it comes to bringing edible gifts, nothing comes close to a pint or a loaf or box of something coming straight from your own kitchen. The following selection will establish you as the friend who gives the greatest – and most edible – Mishloach Manot! We are not only...
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No-Bake Coffee Chocolate Pots de Crème Recipe

Posted on 3rd of March, 2011 by Lévana

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Here is my way of making an extravagantly rich classic (egg yolks, cream etc….) into a much simpler and leaner treat. I “cheat” with honest tools: The addition of tapioca allows me not only reach a wonderful texture the healthy way, but also to whip up the whole dessert right...
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Filed under: Chocolate Recipes, Coffee Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

My Famous Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe. With Gluten-Free Adaptation

Posted on 20th of February, 2011 by Lévana

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 This recipe is in all my cookbooks, including my upcoming one.  I can never make enough of these; and apparently, neither can thousands and thousands of people. A few years ago, I was involved with a few friends in a massive fund-raising project and made a million cookies (yes, a...
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Filed under: Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Cookie Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Spelt Baking

The Instant Dorm Feast: Your Quick and Healthy Cooking-Without-Cooking Survival Guide

Posted on 16th of February, 2011 by Lévana

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We all find ourselves, occasionally and sometimes not so occasionally, in situations that bring us apart from the comfort of our kitchens and the amenities that surround us daily: a vacation week, a business convention, a year away in college, even a week under the weather. All too often, a...
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