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Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday August 15th. Dining à la Française

Posted on 5th of August, 2011 by Lévana

Stay home with some French Classics, a good bottle of wine and some baguette: What could possibly beat this treat? I am including my award-winning Bourguignon! I’ll be demonstrating: Cream of Asparagus Boeuf Bourguignon Herb-roasted potatoes Bibb lettuce and shallot salad Coffee macarons with chocolate filling Click here to register!

Filed under: Cooking Demos Gift Certificates, French Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Cooking Classes, Kosher Cooking Demos, Kosher Cooking Demos in New York City, Kosher Food, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Recipes

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday May 23rd: Shavouot

Posted on 18th of May, 2011 by Lévana

My – usually virtuous enough – students have asked me specifically to go all out for this rare dairy demo: “With Cheese!!!”, one of them emailed me in bold print: You asked for the splurge! I’ll be demonstrating: Cream of watercress Mushroom-stuffed tilapia rolls Polenta casserole au gratin Endive, walnut and...
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My Favorite Pizza: Basil!

Posted on 25th of March, 2011 by Lévana

Every time I go to Basil, I -not so- discreetly eye what everyone seated next to me  – and even a little further: Foodies, what do you expect?- is having. Yesterday it was those luscious poached eggs on toast with saute spinach and home fries, which two young men were...
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Filed under: Basil Restaurant Brooklyn, Good Junk Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher Restaurants, Stories

Minted Cucumber Raita

Posted on 16th of March, 2011 by Lévana

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Think of Raita not only as a cool and delicious way to put out the fire of curries, but even on its own: mint, cucumber, yogurt: What could be more fun and more yum? Ingredients: 3 cups plain low-fat yogurt (soy or coconut yogurt for non-dairy) Salt and pepper to...
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Filed under: Condiments Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Indian Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher for Passover Recipes, Kosher Ingredients, Pareve Recipes, Raita Recipes, Vegetarian 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

Chai Mix Recipe

Posted on 9th of March, 2011 by Lévana

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Delicious in hot or cold tea. Even in hot cider! Even in hot chocolate: Hello! It will take you minutes to put together, and it will last you months. Passover: Skip any spice you can’t find and double up on what you have, just as long as you have the...
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Filed under: Chai Mix Recipes, Chai Recipes, Condiments Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Indian Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Pareve Recipes, Tea, Vegetarian Recipes

Teriyaki Sauce Recipe

Posted on 9th of March, 2011 by Lévana

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I live in the vicinity of several Chinese restaurants (who doesn’t?). Every morning I watch the mountain of trash at their back door, and it always includes enormous jerry cans of teriyaki sauce: No wonder all those dishes look like a container of motor oil has accidentally landed there. This...
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Filed under: Asian Recipes, Condiments Recipes, Fish Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Teriyaki Sauce Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

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

Chicken Breasts with Chipotle “Cream” Sauce

Posted on 3rd of March, 2011 by Lévana

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I can make a perfect and delicious – and lean! – cream sauce in meat dishes by stirring in a good quality plain soy or coconut yogurt: Yes: Kosher food has moved up n the world, just the way I like it: Natural! chipotles are smoked red peppers, delightful and...
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Filed under: Chicken Recipes, Chipotle Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Latin Cooking, Natural Foods Recipes, Quick Cooking Recipes

Quick Spicy Pumpkin Corn Soup Recipe

Posted on 3rd of March, 2011 by Lévana

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Quick and Healthy: My war cry! Here ‘s where frozen, and of course unprocessed, butternut squash always comes to my rescue: In less than 10 minutes’ preparation time, and about 30 minutes’ cooking time, I got 2 gallons of fabulous soup! Ingredients: 1/3 cup olive oil 4 ribs celery, peeled...
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Filed under: Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Latin Cooking, Natural Foods Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Pumpkin Recipes, Soup Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes, Whole Foods Cookbook