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Category Archives: Pareve Recipes

Matbukha Recipe and Shakshuka Variation. Gluten-Free

Posted on 16th of April, 2013 by Lévana

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Matbukha (Salade Cuite) is one of our Moroccan favorite dishes, a sort of comfort food for expats and honorary Sephardis alike: See how they mop that sauce with their bread! My version has roasted garlic in it, for a an easily added wonderful layer of flavor. Shakshuka is nothing more...
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Filed under: Israeli Independence Day Recipes, Israeli Salads Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Matbukha Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Moroccan Salads Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Roasted Garlic Recipes, Salad Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Tomato 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

Tilapia With Fresh Tomatoes and Lemons Recipe. Vegetarian and Other Variations

Posted on 8th of April, 2013 by Lévana

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I love tilapia fillets, versatile, widely available and inexpensive. I always use the large ones (7 to 9 ounces), they never let me down or go to pieces on me during the cooking process. I serve it quite often when my husband and I spend shabbos alone, and want to...
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Filed under: Capers Recipes, Fennel Recipes, Fish Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Fish Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Lemon Recipes, Olives Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Swiss Chard Recipes, Tilapia Recipes, Tomato Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Moroccan Lentil Soup (Harira) Recipe. All Variations

Posted on 8th of April, 2013 by Lévana

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I believe I couldn’t live without lentils. I love’em, In any shape or form. This soup, and my Indian Red Lentil Soup, are among my favorite. This soup is indelibly engraved in my memory as part of my childhood, and its name alone conjures up lovely scenes. The streets of...
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Filed under: Buckwheat Recipes, Bulghur Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Lentil Recipes, Moroccan Food, Moroccan Recipes, Moroccan Soup Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Soup Recipes

Celery Root, Fennel and Chestnut Soup Recipe

Posted on 8th of March, 2013 by Lévana

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This star was born of trying to mix and match some goodies at the end of last year’s Passover. I poked around in the refrigerator to see what we’ve got. Now is a good time for some off-the-cuff treat. I saw some dark-fried onions in a little container, a head...
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Filed under: Celery Root Recipes, Chestnut Recipes, Fennel Recipes, French Recipes, Fresh Herb Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Passover Recipes, Recipes, Seder Recipes, Soup Recipes

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies Recipe. Gluten-Free Friendly. Vegan Adaptation

Posted on 30th of January, 2013 by Lévana

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Photo courtesy of tasteofhome.com This recipe is directly inspired from my original “mother” oatmeal cookie recipe, which I developed for my latest cookbook, one of the many variations for them I have included. I’m a total sucker for oats,  and look for any conceivable excuse to spread them on thick....
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Filed under: Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Coconut Recipes, Cookie Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten-free Cookie Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Healthy Cookie Recipes, Healthy Snacks Recipes, Heathy Cookies Recipes, Oatmeal Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Vegan Cookie Recipes, Vegan Desserts Recipes

Tricolor Fish Terrine Recipe with Vegetarian Variation

Posted on 21st of January, 2013 by Lévana

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You will create a sensation with this dish! It will make you look like a chef without too much hard work. You will like the freedom it gives you on party day, as you can make it a day or two ahead of time and keep it chilled. Passover winner...
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Filed under: Fish Recipes, Fish Terrine Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Passover Recipes, Pesto Recipes, Recipes, Seder Recipes, Terrine Recipes

My Youngest and Cutest Fan: My Muffins are Working:-)

Posted on 19th of December, 2012 by Lévana

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How young – and how adorable – can a fan of my desserts be? All the way from the Holy Land. Take a look: accompanied by the loveliest note written by Mommy, which I am sharing below: What Nachas! Most important of all: It answers the perennial mommmy question: Will...
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Filed under: Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes, Demo Fans, Muffins Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Spelt Baking, Stories

Cornmeal-Crusted Tilapia Fillets with Cocktail Sauce Recipe

Posted on 13th of September, 2012 by Lévana

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I always wonder if tilapia might suffer from underrating and mild neglect in the States. Economical, versatile and flavorful, there’s nothing I don’t do with it! This is one of the few recipes I fry, and it is a real treat. For a crust, I find cornmeal gives matzah meal...
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Filed under: Cocktail Sauce Recipes, Cornmeal Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Fish Recipes, Fried Fish Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Fish Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Tilapia Recipes

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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Filed under: Dairy-Free Recipes, e-book, Gluten Free Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Jewish e-books, Jewish Recipes, Kirschenbaum, Kosher Cookbooks, Kosher Food, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Levana, Levana Kirschenbaum, Natural and Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Whole Foods Cookbook, Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen