Posted on 30th of April, 2014 by Lévana
photo via www.localfoods.about.com Moroccan Potato Pie (Amhammar) Recipe: A great favorite in our Moroccan cuisine. This rustic dish is a good example of how we make something rich (eggs) or starchy (potatoes) go a long way. When you consider this delicious pie will serve eight to ten people generously for...
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Posted on 25th of February, 2014 by Lévana
Sesame paste, or Tehina, often plays second fiddle to other, more muscular ingredients, hummus being the most ubiquitous, followed by sauces and dips. Actually it is the main ingredient in Chalva, but most commercial Chalva (I won’t lump in this category the delicious moist artisanal varieties we find in Israeli...
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Posted on 2nd of December, 2013 by Lévana
I made this soup just before shabbos, and even while some good stuff was going into the pot, I was still debating what direction I should take it in. My original idea was, make my usual Moroccan Fish Soup, and make a side dish to go with dinner, out of...
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Posted on 27th of October, 2013 by Lévana
Just as it is true that if life sends you lemons, you make lemonade, so too, if life withholds carbs, you make low or no carb pancakes and other goodies, period. Smile please. Take a look in my giant file, High Carb Cravings at Low Carb Costs, you’ll be amazed...
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Posted on 15th of October, 2013 by Lévana
Dear reader, please don’t ask me why until recently I found the preparation of lasagna so daunting, while I can whip up a couscous or a Bourguignon or an apple tarte and much more to feed a dozen guests, in no time flat and with great alacrity, and if I...
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Posted on 30th of January, 2013 by Lévana
For all of you always asking what fabulous treats I make my husband for dinner when we are alone, weekdays or shabbos, the answer is: Salad as Main Course. I do hope you are not disappointed, and do not feel sorry for him, especially because salad is his express wish....
Posted on 2nd of December, 2012 by Lévana
Latkas: The wonderful foods we love to hate! In addition to adding some delicious latkas and fritters recipes from around the world, you will learn a thing or two about frying safely and efficiently. Latkas even for dessert! Serve your latkas with homemade Apple Sauce: Nothing like it, and so...
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Posted on 30th of June, 2012 by Lévana
Growing up abroad (Morocco) I remember glorious outdoors feast, centering around a barbecue. The great difference with the American BBQ counterpart though, is that we serve smaller portions of meat and much larger portions of salads and veggies. In other words, not unlimited amounts of burgers, hot dogs, chicken, with...
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Posted on 7th of June, 2012 by Lévana
Please do not find me sacrilegious if I start off with an inspiration from Julia Child’s wonderful classic, Vichyssoise, and take it on some less-traveled road. Who knows, you might even welcome my making the recipe so elastic! If you are looking to watch your starch intake, simply substitute 2...
Posted on 14th of March, 2012 by Lévana
A nice and super healthy take on pumpkin pie, and so easy to make. Easily converted to a gluten-free treat: You could use any flour at all. The pairing of figs with rosemary is deliciously funky. Remember, as always: No cooking wine or cooking sherry or any of those calamitous...
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