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Ricotta Almond Pie Recipe

Posted on 16th of May, 2010 by Lévana

Ricotta Almond Pie

Anyone looking for a nice departure from the traditional all-American Cheesecake? This is for you! light and ethereal, with a wonderful almond crust and scented with lemon peel. I just made it for a fundraiser demo and watched it disappear with great pleasure! Almond crust ingredients: 1/2 cup almonds 1/4...
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Filed under: Cheese Cake Recipes, Dairy Pie Recipes, Dairy Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Recipes, Ricotta Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Minted Tabouleh Recipe. Passover-Friendly

Posted on 3rd of May, 2010 by Lévana

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No store-bought Tabouleh comes close to its home-made counterpart. I have included here a gluten-free adaptation, perfect for Passover as well.  I am giving you instructions for regular tabouleh as well: In this case no cooking necessary for the grain! Ingredients: 1 cup quinoa, thoroughly rinsed and drained (If using...
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Filed under: Bulghur Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher for Passover Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Mint Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Passover Recipes, Quinoa Recipes, Recipes, Salad Recipes, Tabouleh Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Endive, Pear, Avocado and Walnut Salad Recipe

Posted on 3rd of May, 2010 by Lévana

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Endives are wonderful in this salad. The dish is very easily adapted for  Passover, and is equally at home as a salad or a side dish with grilled fish or chicken. We all notice walnut oil, which is an expensive treat year-round, is plentiful and reasonably priced during Passover: Go...
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Filed under: Endive Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Salad Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Eggplant Salad Japanese Style Recipe

Posted on 3rd of May, 2010 by Lévana

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This dish is equally at home as a salad and as a side dish. I never submit to the tyranny of frying eggplant, which is not only time consuming, but gobbles up lots of oil. I have included a mushroom-eggplant combo, using exactly the same recipe, but throwing in small...
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Filed under: Asian Recipes, Eggplant Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Mushroom Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Salad Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Heirloom Tomato, Basil and Haricots Verts Salad Recipe

Posted on 3rd of May, 2010 by Lévana

Heirloom tomates are expensive, but one taste of these magnificent and whimsically-shaped and -colored gems will explain why: For an occasional treat, slice ‘em, drizzle ‘em with some great olive oil, sprinkle ‘em with delicious sea salt, and you’re good to go, all the way up there with chocolate and...
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Filed under: Artichoke Hearts Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Olives Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Recipes, Salad Recipes, Tomato Recipes, Vegetable Dishes Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Dairy-Free Cheesecake Recipe. Dairy Adaptation. Chocolate Espresso Vairiation. Gluten-Free Friendly

Posted on 29th of April, 2010 by Lévana

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I love all my “babies”, but this is one of my greatest triumphs. Whenever I need to get to anyone’s heart with no time to waste, I whip up this cake for them. My daughter Bella recently asked me with great urgency whether I had thought of including this recipe...
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Filed under: Cake Recipes, Cheese Cake Recipes, Chocolate Cheesecake Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Dairy Recipes, Dairy-Free Cheesecake Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Pie Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Jewish Holiday Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Shabbos Dishes, Shavouot Recipes, Tofu Cheese Cake Recipes, Vegan Cream Cheese Recipes

Cream of Fennel and Zucchini Recipe

Posted on 29th of April, 2010 by Lévana

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Photo Courtesy nytimes.com Any chance I get to sneak in those veggies that are somewhat neglected in America, and beloved beyond, I am there: So for today, that will be Fennel! Fennel and anise seeds are a constant in many of our Moroccan dishes, both sweet and savory, and make...
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Filed under: Anise Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Fennel Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Italian Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Soup Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes, Zucchini Recipes

Makrod: Semolina Date Pastry Recipe. Gluten-Free Friendly

Posted on 22nd of April, 2010 by Lévana

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I have always rather neglected this wonderful treat, as the traditional preparation requires frying, my nemesis: I don’t think I have more than a handful of fried dishes in my whole repertoire. But I tweaked the recipe to do my bidding as a baked, not fried, treat, and the result...
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Filed under: Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Vegan Chocolate Espresso Mousse Recipe

Posted on 9th of April, 2010 by Lévana

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Ridiculously simple and incredibly delicious: I whip it up in minutes. Who would believe it has no eggs and no cream and tastes so rich? No trace of the tofu’s controversial heritage, it’s all eclipsed by the other wonderful flavors! Tofu contributes only its bulk and great texture. My daughter...
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Filed under: Chocolate Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Vegan Chocolate Mousse, Vegan Chocolate Vegan Recipes, Vegan Desserts Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Cold Yogurt Green Fruit Soup Recipe

Posted on 9th of April, 2010 by Lévana

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Photo Courtesy wholefoodsmarket.com The mixture of soy milk and citrus juice results in that curdled texture and tangy flavor we look for in yogurt and buttermilk, and best of all, it is pareve, which means it’s a surefire hit in dairy-free meals (it goes without saying that if you would...
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Filed under: Apples Recipes, Cold Soup Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Honeydew Recipes, Kiwi Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Mint Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Soup Recipes, Summer Soup Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes, Yogurt Recipes