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Category Archives: Levana Restaurant

Kosher Food and Wine Experience KFWE 2013

Posted on 10th of February, 2013 by Lévana

The perfect foodie dream: All your favorite wines and food, with many new exciting additions each year, are displayed and generously offered in the magnificent Pier 60, which accommodates over a thousand guests each year. This year KFWE 2013 had a good problem: they sold out really fast, and several...
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Filed under: Basil Restaurant Brooklyn, Carlos and Gaby Restaurant, Finchi Desserts, Grown and Behold Meats, Heavenly Events, Jack's Gourmet Sausage Recipes, KFWE 2013, Kosher Food Show, Kosher Recipes, Levana Restaurant, Miami Beach Chocolates, Pardes Restaurant, Stories, Wolf and Lamb Restaurant

My Demo at DeGustibus Last Week!

Posted on 22nd of May, 2012 by Lévana

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An All-Moroccan Feast: Yum! As delicious as it was easy, and of course all natural, all excerpted from my new cookbook, The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen: Judge for yourself from the thank-you note Salvatore Rizzo, director of DeGustibus,  sent me: “On behalf of all of us at De Gustibus Cooking...
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Filed under: DeGustibus, Kosher Cooking Classes, Kosher Cooking Demos, Kosher Cooking Demos in New York City, Kosher Food, Levana Kirschenbaum, Levana Restaurant, Stories, Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen

A Dinner to Remember: Pardes

Posted on 22nd of July, 2011 by Lévana

For almost twenty years,  we at Levana Restaurant hosted, indeed pioneered, annual wine pairing dinners. Magnificent dishes, with wines to match them in full measure. The memory I keep from the first of those glorious feasts is something very inconvenient I have yet to live down and turn into a...
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Filed under: Hatzalah, Kosher Recipes, Levana Restaurant, New York Kosher Restaurant, Pardes Restaurant, Rave Reviews, Recipes, THe Kosher Scene

Our Passover Honeymoon

Posted on 1st of May, 2011 by Lévana

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Lawrence, Lynda and I at a Wild West BBQ at the Fairmont In nearly thirty five years we have been married (that’s right, my marriage predates my electronic Facebook marriage announcement by about thirty-three years, but thank you all anyway for your recent and misguided avalanche of heartfelt good wedding...
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Filed under: Fairmont Hotel, FRank Lloyd Wright, Kosher Cooking Demos, Kosher for Passover Recipes, Levana Restaurant, NoBo Restaurant, Nobo Teaneck, Passover Holidays, Pessach catering, Presidential Kosher Holiday, Stories, Tlaquepaque

The Kosher Food and Wine Experience: A Remarkable Journey

Posted on 27th of February, 2011 by Lévana

Recently I had been trying to firm up a kosher supervision for retail use of  Dashi powder. In my catering days I used to order it from Daniel Berlin at Sushi Metsuyan, so when it came time to write my upcoming cookbook, where I wanted to include recipes using dashi,...
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Filed under: Jamie Geller, Jeff Nathan, Joan Nathan, Kedem Wines, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Wines, Levana Restaurant, NoBo Restaurant, Nobo Teaneck, Noidue Restaurant, Pardes Restaurant, Pier 60, Stories, Susie Fishbein

Noidue Restaurant: Panini, Coffee and Nostalgia a la carte

Posted on 9th of December, 2010 by Lévana

There are several reasons Noidue Restaurant tugs at my heartstrings. Some questions come up about it quite often:  I thought sharing my thoughts would make me feel somewhat more at peace with seeing a whole chunk of our lives behind us…. Here’s why for my husband and I, going to...
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Filed under: Behind the kitchen scenes, Food Stories, Kosher Food, Kosher Restaurants, Levana Restaurant, Nice Stories, NoBo Restaurant, Noidue Restaurant, Stories