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

4th of June, 2013

Isabella Freedman

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

8th of March, 2013

Pre-Pessach Shabbos Bash

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! Levana’s Table, Levana Cooks Dairy Free! and The Whole Foods Kosher Cookbook

10th of September, 2012

Levana cookbooks in digital form: Levana's Table, Levana Cooks Dairy Free! and The Whole Foods Kosher Cookbook

ORDER E-BOOKS 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...
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Apple Crumb Pie Recipe. Berry and Stone Fruit Variation. Gluten-Free Friendly

27th of June, 2012

Apple Crumb Pie

‘Apple Crumb Pie’ the all-time American favorite, as easy to make as the proverbial…. apple pie! One of my favorite comfort foods. No crust here, but loads of crunchy topping. All Gluten-Free Friends: This dessert is a snap to make the gluten-free way too, so go for it. Berry Crumb Pie...
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Filed under: American Desserts, Apple Pie Recipes, Apples Recipes, Berry Recipes, Blueberry Recipes, Comfort Foods Recipes, Crumb Pie Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Pie Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Gluten-free Pie Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Kuzu Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Peaches Recipes, Pecan Recipes, Plums Recipes, Recipes

Spinach Borekas Recipe

21st of September, 2011

Spinach Borekas Recipe

Spinach Borekas are the perfect occasional treat: Ethereally light and crunchy, and so easy to make. There are no fillings you can’t use, savory or sweet. Here I make my filling without even sauteing anything: I just add a finely grated raw potato to my spinach filling to be sure...
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Filed under: Borekas Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Jewish Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Spinach Recipes

Rosh Hashanah 2014: Recipes and Menus

20th of September, 2011

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Although you will find my menu and recipe suggestions quite eclectic, I confess I couldn’t resist drawing liberally from my Sephardi heritage to make my Rosh Hashanah Recipes and menu selection. Our holiday dishes as I remember them served in my childhood home and beyond still make my tongue smile,...
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Filed under: Apples Recipes, Cranberries Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Jewish Holiday Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Moroccan Food, Moroccan Recipes, Plums Recipes, Pumpkin Recipes, Recipes, Root Vegetable Recipes, Rosh Hashana Recipes, Salmon Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Whole Foods Cookbook, Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen

Plum Tart Recipe. Apple Tart Variation

24th of August, 2011

Plum Tart Recipe. Apple Tart Variation

I have my mother to thank for providing the inspiration for this beautiful plum tart. The base is not a classic pie crust as we know it, more like a cookie dough, making this tart much less perishable than the classic apple pie. You will create in no time a...
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Filed under: Apples Recipes, Apricot Recipes, Dairy-Free Pie Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Low Gluten Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Plum Tart Recipe, Plums Recipes, Recipes, Spelt Baking, Vegetarian Recipes

Yemenite Soup Recipe

15th of August, 2011

Yemenite Meat Halbah

Yemenite Soup is a meal onto itself, a wonderful comfort food. Vegetables, meat, spices, it’s all there.  All you need with Yemenite Soup to round out the meal is some good bread and salad. All of you avoiding red meat, use a large turkey thigh and proceed just as in the...
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Spicy Lettuce Chick Pea Salad Recipe

19th of July, 2011

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One of my favorites! All of you out there always asking how we turn a same old, same old salad into an exciting main course salad: You can glorify it even further by throwing in some leftover diced fish or chicken, or make it dairy, and throw in some crumbled...
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Filed under: Beans Recipes, Chickpeas Recipes, Croutons Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Feta Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Goat Cheese Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Jalapeno Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Moroccan Food, Moroccan Recipes, Moroccan Salads Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Salad Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Corn Chowder Recipe. All Variations

8th of February, 2010

Corn Chowder Recipe. All Variations

A chowder almost always signals the presence of potatoes, and a hearty creamy-chunky texture. This corn chowder has an added appeal: a lovely pale yellow color. Make this soup only with fresh corn please, when it is tender and sweet. This corn chowder packs a great flavor punch, and needs...
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Filed under: Chicken Recipes, Chowder Recipes, Corn Chowder Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Fish Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Kosher Fish Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Mock Crab Recipes, Recipes, Soup Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes