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Moroccan Lentil Soup (Harira) Recipe. All Variations

Posted on 8th of April, 2013 by Lévana

Harira

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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My Last Sheva Brachot Menu and Recipes

Posted on 17th of March, 2013 by Lévana

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I was asked by several of my guests to share my recipes for the Sheva Brachot we hosted this week for my niece Mushkie and her husband Zalman, and I am delighted to oblige. So, here comes, complete with recipes. I used some wonderful treats Grow and Behold sent me,...
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Moroccan Beef Date Tajine Recipe.

Posted on 17th of March, 2013 by Lévana

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On a recent visit to Israel, I found fresh dates at the Shuk in Jerusalem. There are few things more heavenly than fresh dates. My niece Mushkie had just gotten engaged, and we were scheduled to host a Sheva Brachot for her and her groom, the day after her wedding....
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Filed under: Beef Recipes, Dates Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Lamb recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Passover Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Tajines Recipes

My Pre-Pessach Shabbos Bash. Complete Menu

Posted on 8th of March, 2013 by Lévana

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My whole grain loaves look plebeian and rustic, in the traditional Sephardi/Arabic tradition, but they taste GOOD! I recently received some fabulous meat samples from Naftali Hanau at Grow and Behold Good mother that I am, I decided to enjoy my precious gift in the appreciative company of my foodie...
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Lamb Chops in Wine Mustard Sauce Recipe. Variations

Posted on 8th of March, 2013 by Lévana

Lamb Chops

Here’s a perfect example of how some of the best things in life are totally unpremeditated. My daughter Bella recently bought some gorgeous lamb chops for an intimate Sukkah dinner for 4 (she and her husband Meir, my husband and I), planning on just searing them in a very hot...
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Filed under: Artichoke Bottoms Recipes, Artichoke Hearts Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Lamb recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Mushroom Recipes, Passover Recipes, Potatoes Recipes, Recipes, Tomato Recipes

Tu Bishvat. Cooking with Fruit Recipes

Posted on 24th of January, 2013 by Lévana

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Photo Courtesy sodahead.com Fruit is not just dessert or snack, but a valuable part of many wonderful easy dishes. Fruits pack lots of flavor and nutrition, and are fun to cook with. have fun with this wonderful menu! I am offering here four different fruit salads, one more amazing than...
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Rice Chicken Dry Fruit Tajine Recipe

Posted on 24th of January, 2013 by Lévana

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Sephardis are great fans of fruit in their dishes. This wonderful dish will easily explain why. A sort of fruity take-off on the traditional paella, sans tomatoes. Growing up, we never needed any begging to come to dinner! Fruit pairs beautifully with many exciting aromatic ingredients, such as curry, meat,...
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Making Shabbos in a Jiffy

Posted on 23rd of December, 2012 by Lévana

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This whole past week was taken up at my apartment with emergency repairs, and the first time I had full access to my kitchen was Thursday night. Since we are going away to Israel this coming Thursday, for almost two weeks, we wanted to spend this Shabbos with my children...
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Cooking with Mahia: Moroccan Chicken with Fennel Recipe

Posted on 8th of November, 2012 by Lévana

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Tinkering with the Wonderful Mahia by Nahmias et Fils Enjoy the other Recipes I developed using the Mahia This recipe is ideally simple, and amply expresses the way we Moroccans love our food, and everyone loves Moroccan food. Side dish? Never heard of it! The vegetables cook right along with...
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Filed under: Chicken Recipes, Eau de Vie Recipes, Fennel Recipes, Kosher Poultry Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Mahia Recipes, Moroccan Chicken Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes

Moroccan Minted Carrot Date Salad Recipe

Posted on 31st of August, 2012 by Lévana

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This salad is good and so pretty it could almost double as dessert! The magic of Moroccan ingredients! No wonder we ate our veggies growing up! Ingredients: 1/2 cup pitted dates, packed, chopped fine ¼ cup lemon juice ¼ cup orange juice 1 tablespoon cinnamon 2 tablespoons orange flower water...
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Filed under: Carrot Recipes, Dates Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Moroccan Salads Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes