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Dried Fruit Couscous Recipe. Meat and Poultry Variations.

Posted on 24th of August, 2011 by Lévana

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Couscous is wonderful and fun, the rock star of Moroccan cuisine. Couscous is native to Morocco, and the word refers to both the grain and the traditional dish made with the grain. It is semolina, or durum (the heart of the wheat kernel), ground to the consistency of coarse cornmeal...
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Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday August 29th. Pareve Shabbos Lunch: Gluten-Free

Posted on 24th of August, 2011 by Lévana

A Pareve Shabbos meal? that’s right: No oxymoron there! I am always asked to make a pareve cholent, just like the one I often make at home. Here are several of our favorite Jewish Specialties, recast as Pareve and light healthy fare. And Gluten-Free to boot! Time permitting, I want...
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Plum Tart Recipe. Apple Tart Variation

Posted on 24th of August, 2011 by Lévana

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I have my mother to thank for providing the inspiration for this beautiful tart. The base is not a classic pie crust as we know it, more like a cookie dough, making this tart much less perishable than the classic apple pie. You will create in no time a dessert...
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Chilled Cream of Asparagus and Zucchini Recipe

Posted on 17th of August, 2011 by Lévana

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Making stock for soup? Never heard of it. My choice of vegetables guarantee me a wonderful soup: Asparagus, zucchini, celery root, leeks, tarragon: How can you miss? Celery root gives the soup not only great flavor, but a slight bulk as well, allowing you to make this a creamy and...
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Japanese Pickles Recipe

Posted on 15th of August, 2011 by Lévana

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You’ll love ’em! They have a small fraction of the salt and the vinegar of their commercial counterparts, and ten times the flavor. Crunchy and pungent with just a hint of sweetness, and really good for you too, like all fermented foods. I whip them out anytime I need a...
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Arborio Risotto with Spinach and Asparagus Recipe. All Variations

Posted on 4th of August, 2011 by Lévana

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Risotto is our high-maintenance kitchen friend, demanding constant attention as the liquids must be added in stages. The good news, though, is it is very versatile and can easily make a complete meal; besides, the cooking doesn’t take too long. I am including here several interesting combinations, so feel free...
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Spicy Lettuce Chick Pea Salad Recipe

Posted on 19th of July, 2011 by Lévana

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One of my favorites! All of you out there always asking how we turn a same old, same old salad into an exciting main course salad: You can glorify it even further by throwing in some leftover diced fish or chicken, or make it dairy, and throw in some crumbled...
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Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday July 18th. Moroccan Feast. Salad Buffet. Gluten-Free

Posted on 14th of July, 2011 by Lévana

We grew up eating no end of salads at almost every meal: Is it any wonder we loved our veggies and ate them without any prompting? I am even including a dessert salad. True to form, we will bake an authentic Moroccan bread to go with the feast so we...
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Anise and Sesame Galette Recipe

Posted on 14th of July, 2011 by Lévana

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My sister Lea’s galettes: Hers the best, even my mother agrees! Galettes were a staple at my house in Morocco, and still are at my mother’s house, where all children clamor for them, calling them Maman Biscuit (they lump all her baked goods into this one generic word: biscuit), submitting...
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Ratatouille Recipe. French Style, and Moroccan Style

Posted on 9th of July, 2011 by Lévana

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I don’t think Julia Child would object to a little tweaking of the French Classic, taken in a Moroccan direction. Besides, all things Eggplant are a huge favorite in North African and Middle Eastern Cooking. In Arabic we call this dish “Za’Look” , and must predate Julia’s cooking by a...
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