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Polenta Casserole au Gratin Recipe

Posted on 25th of May, 2011 by Lévana

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Please ignore those insipid cooked polenta rolls you find in the supermarket: Making the polenta base takes minutes, and is the bulk of the work for this delicious dish, which will serve a good dozen guests! Au Gratin just means it is topped with a crust: Yum! This is only...
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Filed under: Casserole Recipes, Corn Recipes, Cornmeal Recipes, Dairy Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-free Pie Recipes, Jewish Holiday Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Natural Foods Recipes, Polenta Recipes, Recipes, Tomato Sauce Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Vegetarian Stuffed Artichoke Bottoms Recipe. Meat and Fish Variations

Posted on 11th of May, 2011 by Lévana

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Artichokes: A great Sephardi favorite, we grew up in Morocco, eating them in every shape and form, even for dessert.  Someone in the food industry, bless him, has done all the pesky job of snapping the leaves off the artichokes, and the even peskier job of scraping the fuzz off the artichoke...
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Filed under: Artichoke Bottoms Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

The Dark Side of Labeling: Read Before You Shop!

Posted on 15th of April, 2011 by Lévana

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This bottle was part of a gorgeous Mishloach Manot/birthday present basket I received from my daughter Bella. Reading the ingredient list created an uproar among my guests. Intrigued, I looked online for the price, which created some more consternation….I am hoping this image and the blurb that came with it...
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Filed under: Misleading Food Labels, Porcini Oil Recipes, Porcini Powder, Recipes, Truffle Oil, Wild Mushrooms Recipes

Brisket in Coffee Bourbon Sauce Recipe

Posted on 6th of April, 2011 by Lévana

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Another brisket of mine with wacky ingredients that comes out to die for! Just ask all the guests that were at my Seder Demo last night: They were falling like flies! So sorry about indulging in some un-ladylike swagger! This star was recently born when I was tinkering with coffee,...
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Filed under: Beef Recipes, Brisket Recipes, Coffee Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Jewish Holiday Recipes, Jewish Recipes, Kosher for Passover Recipes, Kosher Meat Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Meat Recipes, Passover Recipes, Recipes

Moroccan Sweet Vermicelli Recipe. Gluten-Free Friendly

Posted on 30th of March, 2011 by Lévana

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Comfort food at its best and easiest. And healthiest: In Morocco we grew up on this kind of dessert my mother, an ingenious cook if I ever met one, used to whip  up at the drop of a hat, for children big and small. Do look for orange flower water,...
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Filed under: Almond Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Gluten-Free Grain Recipes, Gluten-free pasta recipes, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Moroccan Dessert Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Pudding Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes, Vermicelli Recipes

Maple-Roasted Salmon Recipe

Posted on 27th of March, 2011 by Lévana

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The short and dazzling favor lineup does its magic with practically no work.  No problem doubling the recipe  when you have a larger group, it will all get prepared in the same record time. You will never say you are bored of salmon again! Bluefish will be suitable here, as...
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Filed under: Fish Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Maple Syrup Recipes, Natural and Kosher Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Recipes, Salmon Recipes

Apricot Chutney Recipe

Posted on 9th of March, 2011 by Lévana

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Photo Courtesy of hubpages.com Still looking for a fabulous homemade Mishloach Manot treat,  one that will last until Passover and beyond? Chutney! No store-bought chutney comes close to homemade! Chutneys, from the Hindi “to be licked” (an inspired derivation, if you have ever tasted a good one), are relishes that...
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Filed under: Apricot Recipes, Chutney Recipes, Condiments Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Indian Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

My Famous Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe. With Gluten-Free Adaptation

Posted on 20th of February, 2011 by Lévana

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 This recipe is in all my cookbooks, including my upcoming one.  I can never make enough of these; and apparently, neither can thousands and thousands of people. A few years ago, I was involved with a few friends in a massive fund-raising project and made a million cookies (yes, a...
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Filed under: Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Cookie Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Spelt Baking

Oat Quinoa Turkey Chili Recipe

Posted on 9th of February, 2011 by Lévana

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Oat Quinoa Turkey Chili For all of us whose love of beans remains, alas, unrequited, let me say you can make a perfect chili substituting oat, quinoa, and lentils in any proportion for the feisty beans, so you can have your chili and eat it too! Ground turkey is an...
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Filed under: Chili Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Food, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Turkey Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Roast Chicken Five Ways (Make that Six!) Recipe

Posted on 3rd of February, 2011 by Lévana

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If memory serves, Roast Chicken was one Julia Child’s favorite dishes, and it is mine too! For all roast chicken lovers out there, here are very simple ways to treat yourself, getting a different and delicious dish each time. Make sure you never run out of my dry spice rub—it’s...
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Filed under: Asian Recipes, Chicken Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Julia Child, Kosher Poultry Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Recipes, Roast Chicken Recipes