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Kosherfest 2012 Standout New Products

Posted on 25th of November, 2012 by Lévana

Kosherfest in Secaucus was great fun this year. I and quite a few others marveled at how the staff at Kosherfest pulled off the whole show with their hands often tied behind their backs, so soon after Hurricane Sandy, which crippled many warehouses and made transportation a nightmare. Although I...
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Taking the Demo Show on the Road: the Portable Feast!

Posted on 10th of October, 2012 by Lévana

Me and Esther

Never Too Young (or Too Old) to Cook! Dear friends, For the past thirty years I have been fortunate to  host weekly cooking demos, at the 92nd Street Y, at Lincoln Square and in my very home. We’ve had some incredible times together: good food and good company have always...
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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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Kale Apple Muffins Recipe. All Variations Including Vegan

Posted on 21st of August, 2012 by Lévana

Kale muffins

  Photo courtesy of www.sixoneseven.blogspot.com Did I just say kale for dessert? Am I losing it or something? Nonono! Repeat: Kale for dessert! My last (this) tinkering was a triumph! Seriously, think about it: Carrot cake, pumpkin cake, sweet potato cookies, rice cakes …. Why can’t kale be next? This...
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CCC Redux: Walnut Blondies Recipe

Posted on 7th of August, 2012 by Lévana

blondies

Photo via www.tasteofhome.com A couple weeks ago, I was baking chocolate chip cookies with kids in summer camp, and our baking conditions were rudimentary, to say the least. We needed to bake 48 cookies in a convection oven large enough to bake, say, 2 pans of 12 cookies. So, simple...
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Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday August 6th. The Zakuska Table.

Posted on 1st of August, 2012 by Lévana

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Piroshki and other Russian finger foods, showcasing some classic fermented dishes. Just a few of the wonderful treats my Russian-by-marriage side of the family got me hooked on. An evening of fun foods and nostalgia! I’ll be demonstrating: Satsivi Pickled salmon Eggplant caviar Blini Vinaigrette Cabbage dill piroshki Poppy seed...
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Cooking on the Nine Days. The Meatless/Vegetarian Gourmet. Three Complete Menus

Posted on 23rd of July, 2012 by Lévana

summer couscous

We all observe a sort of frenzy that sets in right before (and right after) a holiday that is marked by some food restrictions. Like hoarding in prevision of a period of austerity. Let’s start with the most egregious example: Pessach. I recently attended a cook-off event for a famous...
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Apricot Custard Tart Recipe. GF-Friendly

Posted on 10th of July, 2012 by Lévana

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If you are, as I am, crazy about all stone fruit, this tart is for you: I initially developed this recipe with apricots in mind, but not finding them as ripe and fragrant as I wanted them to be, I picked their cousins, nectarines, which happened to look luscious. Peaches...
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Moroccan Butternut Squash Chick Pea Soup Recipe

Posted on 8th of July, 2012 by Lévana

Moroccan Squash chick pea soup

We Moroccans love squash in every way shape of form, and goodness knows it comes in countless shapes and sizes. They turn up in many Moroccan dishes (Couscous on top of the list). Their spicy sweetness is equally at home  in savory dishes (I love Pumpkin Corn Pudding) and in...
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Chocolate Truffles Recipe. All Variations

Posted on 10th of May, 2012 by Lévana

Chocolate-Truffles

I think you can tell: These are nothing but trouble! A snap to make, dairy-free, luxurious, luscious. I am including all variations. I would walk miles for the Sea Salt Caramel Truffles, my favorite. But trust me: All of them are worth making. Reinventing Cream: For a richer texture, I...
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