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Moroccan Tomato Salad Recipe. Salsa Variation

Posted on 18th of June, 2013 by Lévana

Moroccan Tomato Salad

Photo Courtesy of Kayotic.nl We Moroccans cook tomatoes, sun-dry tomatoes, pickle tomatoes, candy tomatoes, we prepare tomatoes in every way possible. This is our answer to Salsa. In Mediterranean climates, tomatoes are spectacular year round, inexpensive and bursting with color and fragrance. Recently, it has become easier (although not cheaper)...
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Filed under: Capers Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Moroccan Food, Moroccan Recipes, Moroccan Salads Recipes, Preserved Lemons Recipes, Recipes, Salad Recipes, Salsa Recipes, Tomato Recipes

Oatmeal Cookies Recipe with all the Fixin’s! Gluten-Free-Friendly and Vegan-Friendly

Posted on 5th of June, 2013 by Lévana

Oatmeal Cookies

Photo courtesy of www.oregonlive.com This gem of a recipe does all my bidding: added nuts and seeds, gluten-free, vegan, different kinds of oil, you name it! I use the recipe in a dozen permutations and get a different cookie each time, all fun and exciting. They are so crunchy you can crumble...
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Filed under: Cookie Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-free Cookie Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Granola Recipes, Healthy Cookie Recipes, Heathy Cookies Recipes, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Oatmeal Cookies Recipes, Oatmeal Recipes, Recipes, Vegan Cookie Recipes, Vegan Desserts 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

Magnoodles for Shabbos Dinner: Can Pasta be Smart AND Delicious?

Posted on 1st of June, 2013 by Lévana

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Shhhh, don’t tell anyone! I get really lazy about preparing Shabbos meals on hot summer days when we have no guests, in part because my husband always votes for salads, in all shapes or form, and very little else. So imagine my excitement when I received Aileen Magnotto’s box containing...
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Filed under: Kosher Food, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Magnoodles, Pasta Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Recipes, Shabbos Dishes, Stories, Whole Grain Pasta Recipes

Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream Party Cake Recipe

Posted on 25th of May, 2013 by Lévana

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I made this cake for my niece Chana’s Sheva Brachot this week. I had plotted the layers the flavors the textures over and over, taking this out, adding that, sprinkling with the other, all in my mind’s eye, as meticulously and obsessively as if I was preparing to go on...
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Filed under: Agave Syrup Recipes, Apricot Recipes, Cake Recipes, Chocolate Cake Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Coconut Milk Recipes, Coconut Recipes, Dairy Recipes, Dairy-Free Cake recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Frozen Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Ice Cream Cake Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Ice Cream Cake Recipes, Ice Cream Recipes, Kosher Ice Cream, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Nuts Recipes, Party Cake Recipes, Peanut Butter Recipes, Recipes

Lemon Cake Recipe

Posted on 6th of May, 2013 by Lévana

Lemon Cake

Non-Lemon-Lovers need not apply! This is perfect for brunch but also for dessert, with fruit or sorbet. The baked cake gets soaked all over with a luscious lemon syrup. You are in for a treat!  This is a decidedly dairy cake. Sorry, guys! Don’t substitute margarine or oil for the...
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Filed under: Cake Recipes, Dairy Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Lemon Cake Recipes, Lemon Recipes, Recipes, Yogurt Recipes

Lasagna with Roasted Vegetables Recipe. Gluten-Free-Friendly

Posted on 6th of May, 2013 by Lévana

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Lasagna can be made with a variety of fillings (vegetables, tomato sauce, spinach, etc.), all good. Try this no-tomato variation, my favorite. Gluten-free: You should have no trouble finding GF lasagna noodles at your health food store. Instructions: 2 red peppers, diced small 2 large red onions, diced small 3 large...
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Filed under: Dairy Recipes, Eggplant Recipes, Gluten-free pasta recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Lasagna Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Peppers Recipes, Portobello Recipes, Recipes, Zucchini Recipes

Cold Avocado Cucumber Soup Recipe

Posted on 6th of May, 2013 by Lévana

Avocado Cucumber Soup

Is chilled and spicy what you are after? Nothing to it, and no cooking! Just one recommendation: Try your best to make it on the day you intend to serve it, or make it in advance without the avocadoes, and mash the avocadoes and stir them in just before serving. Ingredients: 4...
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Filed under: Avocado Recipes, Cold Soup Recipes, Cucumber Recipes, Dairy-Free Cold Soup Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Jalapeno Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Natural Foods Recipes, Recipes

Hummus Recipe. All Variations

Posted on 16th of April, 2013 by Lévana

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I bet you thought hummus comes in pint containers and no other way. That’s how ubiquitous commercial hummus has become—a marked improvement over many mediocre commercial offerings, but commercial nonetheless. But wait till you see (a) how simple it is to whip up and (b) how many hats it wears,...
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Filed under: Artichoke Bottoms Recipes, Artichoke Hearts Recipes, Avocado Recipes, Chickpeas Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dips Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Hummus Recipes, Israeli Independence Day Recipes, Israeli Salads Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Lentil Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Peppers Recipes, Recipes, Roasted Garlic Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Sun-Dried Tomatoes Recipes

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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