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Spaghetti and Meatballs Recipe: Gluten-Free Friendly, and Kids-Friendly!

Posted on 21st of February, 2010 by Lévana

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We all used to pile into my mother-in-law’s small apartment for her famed dish and always lied to her that somehow ours didn’t come out as good as hers: Anything to have her make a vat of it, which would disappear in minutes. All the children in our family still...
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Filed under: Cranberry Sauce, Gluten-free pasta recipes, Good Junk Recipes, Kid-friendly Dishes Recipes, Kosher Cooking Classes, Kosher Recipes, Meat Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Recipes, Spaghetti and Meatballs Recipes

Brisket in Sweet and Sour Sauce Recipe

Posted on 21st of February, 2010 by Lévana

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Photo courtesy www.bonappetit.com Every year, the expert cooking staff at Levana Restaurant showcases Passover programs in four prestigious hotels. A few years ago my son Maimon worked as one of the supervisors at the Scottsdale Resort. At one of the dinners, the guests were served brisket. One guest was heard...
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Filed under: Beef Recipes, Brisket Recipes, Kosher Cooking Classes, Kosher for Passover Recipes, Kosher Meat Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Meat Recipes, Passover Recipes, Recipes, Seder Recipes

Quick Minestrone Recipe

Posted on 18th of February, 2010 by Lévana

Minestrone

I trust you should have no trouble whatsoever finding dozens of delicious minestrone recipes, made the loving unhurried way. My idea for this quick and incredibly satisfying version of the classic was: How can I play with the same ingredients and get a great soup in a fraction of the...
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Filed under: Frozen Vegetables Recipes, Italian Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Minestrone Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Soup Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Corn Bread Recipe. All Variations. Gluten-Free Option

Posted on 15th of February, 2010 by Lévana

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Ready in a snap: So nice to know we have options that are dairy-free, low-gluten, and gluten-free. The secret of good corn bread is to stick your empty greased pan in the oven while you whip up the batter to get it really good and hot; this way the baking gets a...
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Filed under: Bread Recipes, Corn Bread Recipes, Corn Recipes, Cornmeal Recipes, Dairy Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Bread Recipes, Kosher Cooking Classes, Kosher Recipes, Natural Foods Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes, Yogurt Recipes

Harissa Recipe

Posted on 11th of February, 2010 by Lévana

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Every Cuisine boasts a hot condiment. Just look at my Hot Sauce Happy Family! Harissa is the one we grew up with in Morocco, slathering it everywhere except maybe on toast at breakfast time. Children, no need to fight about who has the BEST Hot Sauce, as you see we...
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Filed under: Condiments Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Harissa Recipes, Hot Pepper Jelly Recipes, Hot Sauce recipes, Kosher Recipes, Moroccan Recipes, Recipes, Tchermoula Recipes

Brownies Recipe with all the Fixings!

Posted on 11th of February, 2010 by Lévana

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Pecan Brownies Here comes the timeless classic, the little black dress of your dessert repertoire. I whip them up at the drop of a hat: I am often asked to do just that, so I double the recipe and pour the batter into a (real please, not disposable) large cookie...
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Filed under: Brownies Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Dairy-Free Dessert Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher for Passover Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Passover Recipes, Recipes

Corn Chowder Recipe. All Variations

Posted on 8th of February, 2010 by Lévana

Corn-Chowder

A chowder almost always signals the presence of potatoes, and a hearty creamy-chunky texture. This one has an added appeal: a lovely pale yellow color. Make this soup only with fresh corn please, when it is tender and sweet. This soup packas a great flavor punch, and needs no help...
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Filed under: Chicken Recipes, Chowder Recipes, Corn Chowder Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Fish Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Healthy Cooking Recipes, Kosher Fish Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Mock Crab Recipes, Recipes, Soup Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes

Date Nut Bread Recipe

Posted on 27th of January, 2010 by Lévana

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Sounds dead-good-for-you-serious, doesn’t it? that is until you taste it: Plump and moist and chock full of goodies. I make it with spelt flour too, so it’s a win-win. As you may know, I am hard at work on my next cookbook, and all sweeteners are “under investigation” in each...
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Filed under: Agave Syrup Recipes, Bread Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Low Gluten Recipes, Low-Carb Recipes, Recipes, Spelt Baking, Spelt Bread Baking

Mock Crab Salad Recipe

Posted on 28th of December, 2009 by Lévana

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I have no quarrel with mock crab or shrimp, except for the fact that the formatting emulates “the real thing”, but the good news is, it’s delicious and all natural, so, tweak the look and go for it! I am including several presentations here for this salad. All your slicing...
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Filed under: Asian Recipes, Dairy-Free Recipes, Fish Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Ingredients, Kosher Recipes, Mock Crab Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Salad Recipes

Pumpkin Cranberry Cake Recipe

Posted on 25th of December, 2009 by Lévana

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I always look for baked goods that would double as real food, using unrefined sugars and whole grain flours, and sneaking in nuts, fruits and other goodies, so I can enjoy them more often and offer them confidently to all around me. Often my cakes end up looking and tasting...
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Filed under: Cake Recipes, Cranberries Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Kosher Recipes, Low Gluten Recipes, Nuts Recipes, Oatmeal Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Pumpkin Recipes, Quick Breads Recipes, Recipes, Spelt Baking, Spelt Desserts Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes, Walnuts Recipes