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Category Archives: Healthy Cooking Recipes

Apple Bourbon Pecan Cake Recipe

Posted on 13th of January, 2014 by Lévana

Apple Pecan cake

Straight from my latest Cookbook, The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen. The combination of the apples, bourbon, and pecans is a classic. Mix by hand in minutes. You will find it so moist, spicy and flavorful it needs no added frills whatsoever. Still if you decide to splurge, you can serve...
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Filed under: Apples Recipes, Bourbon Recipes, Cake Recipes, Caramel Sauce Recipes, Dairy-Free Cake recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Fruit Cake Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Cake Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Pecan Recipes, Recipes, Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen

Spinach Lasagna Recipe. Gluten-Free and Low Carb Variations

Posted on 15th of October, 2013 by Lévana

Spinach Lasagna

Dear reader, please don’t ask me why until recently I found the preparation of lasagna so daunting, while I can whip up a couscous or a Bourguignon or an apple tarte and much more to feed a dozen guests, in no time flat and with great alacrity, and if I...
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Filed under: Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-free pasta recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Lasagna Recipes, Low Carb Pasta Recipes, Low-Carb Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Recipes, Stories

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

Sending my Love and Prayers for the Year 5774 with the Great Apple Recipe File!

Posted on 1st of September, 2013 by Lévana

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Wishing you All a  Wonderful Happy Healthy Delicious Fun Prosperous Productive Peaceful New Year 5774! And here’s my gift to everyone, beside of course my Complete Holiday Menu File and Recipes, is: Apples, apples, and more apples. Comfort food at its easiest and most delicious. One of Gd’s  most incredibly...
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Filed under: Apple Liqueur Recipes, Apple Pie Recipes, Apple Sauce Recipes, Apples Recipes, Cabbage recipes, Cake Recipes, Chutney Recipes, Comfort Foods Recipes, Condiments Recipes, Crepes Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Fish Recipes, Fruit Salad Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Holiday Recipes, Kale Muffins Recipes, Kale Recipes, Kosher Poultry Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Muffins Recipes, Natural and Kosher Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Recipes, Rosh Hashana Recipes, Salad Recipes, Salsa Recipes, Turkey Recipes, Waldorf Salad Recipes

The Children’s Real Food Revolution has Begun. And I Started it! Summer Camp Menu and Recipes!

Posted on 18th of August, 2013 by Lévana

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Enjoy our pictures! https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.603866526331884.1073741838.213383695380171&type=3&uploaded=68 My summer was off to a very poor start this year, with some emergency repairs in my apartment which left us for almost a month living in a decor Robin Williams would call “the refugee motif”. So you can imagine with what anticipation I ran out to...
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Filed under: Apples Recipes, Banana Cake Recipes, Banana Recipes, Berry Recipes, Breakfast recipes, Brownies Recipes, Cake Recipes, Children Meals Recipes, Coconut Milk Recipes, Coconut Recipes, Cooking with Mother, Crepes Recipes, Dairy-Free Chocolate Sauce Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Date Bar Recipes, Dates Recipes, Demo Fans, Dessert Recipes, Eggs Recipes, Frittata Recipes, Frozen Vegetables Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Halva Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Kosher Cooking Demos, Kosher Recipes, Natural and Kosher Recipes, Oatmeal Recipes, Pareve Cake Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Power Bar Recipes, Recipes, Salad Recipes, Soup Recipes, Stories, Vegetarian Recipes, Whole Foods Cookbook, Yogurt Recipes

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

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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Filed under: Antipasto Recipes, Artichoke Hearts Recipes, Arugala Recipes, Biscotti Recipes, Chicken Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Cholent Recipes, Cold Soup Recipes, Dairy-Free Tiramisu, Dark Leaves Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Entertaining Made Easy, Entertaining Tips, Fish Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Poultry Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Mock Crab Recipes, Moroccan Chicken Recipes, Moroccan Food, Moroccan Recipes, Mushroom Recipes, Mustard Greens Recipes, Natural and Kosher Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Olives Recipes, Preserved Lemons Recipes, Recipes, Seaweed Recipes, Stories, Swiss Chard Recipes, Tajines Recipes, Tuna Tartare Recipes

Isabella Freedman Retreat. A Wonderful World in NYC’s Backyard

Posted on 4th of June, 2013 by Lévana

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Enjoy the pictures https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.566167356768468.1073741832.213383695380171&type=1 Several friends had been telling me about the Isabella Freedman Retreat, at the border of Connecticut and the Berkshires (hence the name, Connecticut Berkshires), just two hours of GWB, so I was thrilled to receive an invitation from Sarah Chandler at the Retreat to give a couple...
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Filed under: Asian Pickles Recipes, Fermented Foods Recipes, Fish Recipes, Goat Cheese Recipes, Grow and Behold Meats, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Hot Cereal Recipes, Isabella Freedman Retreat, Kim Chi Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Meatloaf Recipes, Moroccan Food, Moroccan Recipes, Mustard Greens Recipes, Recipes, Stories

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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Filed under: Blondie Recipes, Bread Recipes, Cake Recipes, Celery Root Recipes, Chestnut Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Cholent Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Fennel Recipes, Gelatin Desserts, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Halva Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Kale Recipes, Kosher Cookbooks, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Lamb recipes, Meat Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Moroccan Salads Recipes, Pickle Press, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Spelt Baking, Spelt Bread Baking, Spelt Desserts Recipes, Stories

Big News! We’ve Gone Digital!

Posted on 10th of September, 2012 by Lévana

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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!...
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