Posted on 7th of July, 2010 by Lévana
I don’t think you’ll be saying “Huh? Gazpacho? Again” after you taste mine. I have a couple wonderful secret ingredients that do wonders with this perennial favorite: Watercress, and capers. The upgrade will certainly not be lost on you: Liquid salad never tasted so good. Do not be tempted to...
Posted on 30th of June, 2010 by Lévana
Escarole is a member of the lettuce family, rather neglected in America, but a huge Favorite in France. It has a delightfully bitter edge that makes it a big salad star, and lends itself perfectly to quick cooking, paired as it is here with milder ingredients for this wonderful cold...
Filed under: Dairy-Free Recipes, Escarole Recipes, French Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Mint Recipes, Natural and Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Soup Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes
Posted on 24th of June, 2010 by Lévana
I never drink soda, and I never serve soda, and nobody ever complains. Au contraire! They all clamor for one of my drinks, in pitchers, which I fill and refill in the wink of an eye. For large parties, I serve my drinks in a fun diner-style three-gallon cold drink...
Filed under: Cold Drinks Recipes, Ginger Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Green Tea Recipes, Iced Tea Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Lemonade Recipes, Maple Syrup Recipes, Raspberries Recipes, Recipes, Summer Drinks Recipes, Tea Recipes
Posted on 23rd of June, 2010 by Lévana
You can bake the crust up to two days in advance and make the lemon curd up to a week in advance, then fill the baked crust with the curd just before serving. The pie crust comes out wonderful made with gluten-free flour as well (I used millet flour!) Tart...
Posted on 10th of June, 2010 by Lévana
I bet you don’t always know what to make of – let alone with - those masses of leaves and roots piled demurely at every ethnic food market display you pass hurriedly on your way to and from work: kale, mustard greens, turnip greens, collard greens and whatnot. The good...
Filed under: Asian Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kale Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher Recipes, Mustard Greens Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Seaweed Recipes, Shitaki Recipes, Stir-Fry Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes
Posted on 3rd of June, 2010 by Lévana
If there was only one cookie recipe left for me to make, biscotti would be it, hands down, and not only because it is so simple and delicious but because it is so versatile. From the basic dough, you can go in so many exciting directions. You might even consider...
Filed under: Anise Recipes, Biscotti Recipes, Cookie Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-free Cookie Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Moroccan Dessert Recipes, Moroccan Galette Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes
Posted on 27th of May, 2010 by Lévana
Ricotta Berry Parfait is ready in a jiffy, and so fabulous. Don’t hesitate to use frozen berries in ricotta berry parfait: they are available year-round, cleaned, sweet and full of flavor, you just can’t go wrong. No need to thaw. By the time they macerate in the liqueur, just a...
Posted on 19th of May, 2010 by Lévana
I also used to think that rice is rice, until I found dozens of different varieties, at specialty food stores (Fairway, Zabar’s, Kalustyans, etc…) I urge you to make a visit to any one of them, and treat yourself! Or best of all: Go online! Vegetable Rice Byriani Ingredients: 1/4...
Posted on 16th of May, 2010 by Lévana
Anyone looking for a nice departure from the traditional all-American Cheesecake? This Ricotta Almond Pie is for you! light and ethereal, with a wonderful almond crust and scented with lemon peel. I just made it for a fundraiser demo and watched it disappear with great pleasure! Almond crust ingredients: 1/2...
Posted on 13th of May, 2010 by Lévana
Every single ingredient in this wonderful onion soup is in on the secret of its success: All the members of the onion family are present; fresh thyme; The mixture of dark miso and dry red wine do wonders to imitate the beef broth that is the trademark of onion soup...