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Category Archives: Healthy Cooking Recipes

Apple Crumb Pie Recipe

Posted on 27th of June, 2012 by Lévana


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. You might to make the...
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Filed under: American Desserts, Apple Pie Recipes, Apples Recipes, Comfort Foods 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, Recipes

Spinach Borekas Recipe

Posted on 21st of September, 2011 by Lévana


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 any...
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Filed under: Borekas Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Jewish Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Spinach Recipes

Rosh Hashanah Menu, Complete with Recipes

Posted on 20th of September, 2011 by Lévana

Lamb couscous

I couldn’t resist drawing liberally from my Sephardi heritage to make my Rosh Hashanah menu selection. Our holiday dishes as I remember them served in my childhood home and beyond still make my tongue smile, even after all these years. And if all the pre-Rosh Hashanah cooking demos I have...
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Filed under: Gluten Free Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Jewish Holiday Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Moroccan Food, Moroccan Recipes, Recipes, Root Vegetable Recipes, Rosh Hashana Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Whole Foods Cookbook, Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen

Plum Tart Recipe. Apple Tart Variation

Posted on 24th of August, 2011 by Lévana


I have my mother to thank for providing the inspiration for this beautiful 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 dessert...
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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, Plums Recipes, Recipes, Spelt Baking, Vegetarian Recipes

Yemenite Meat Halbah Soup Recipe

Posted on 15th of August, 2011 by Lévana


A meal onto itself, a wonderful comfort food.  All you need to round it out is some good bread and salad. All of you avoiding red meat, use a turkey thigh. A word about Halbah, fenugreek, which is the trademark ingredient of Yemenite cooking, and which gives the soup its...
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Filed under: Fenugreek Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Halbah Recipes, Hawayidj, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Lamb recipes, Meat Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Soup Recipes, Yemenite Soup

Spicy Lettuce Chick Pea Salad Recipe

Posted on 19th of July, 2011 by Lévana


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

Healthy July 4th Menu Recipes

Posted on 1st of July, 2011 by Lévana


No need to lose your head at a party, not even July 4th, and no need to suspend all your good eating resolutions. Instead, have a great time and enjoy your all-American favorites, only please prepare them in a sensible healthy and delicious way. Menu: Bison Burgers with Assorted Toppings...
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Filed under: Healthy Cooking Recipes, July 4th Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Recipes

Corn Chowder Recipe. All Variations

Posted on 8th of February, 2010 by Lévana


A chowder almost always signals the presence of potatoes, and a hearty creamy-chunky texture. This one has an added appeal: a lovely pale yellow color. Make this soup only with fresh corn please, when it is tender and sweet. This soup packas a great flavor punch, and needs no help...
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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