Posted on 23rd of July, 2014 by Lévana
In a memorable scene of the movie As Good As It Gets, bigoted, homophobic, irascible pet-fiend Jack Nicholson is actually seen crying about a neighbor’s dog he had previously stuffed into a trash chute and who was pulled out miraculously, saying something like “Can you imagine this? I am crying! about...
Posted on 4th of July, 2014 by Lévana
It’s been just a year since my husband Maurice’s mother Fanya – Bubbie – passed away. Bubbie was Fan for her four boys, Maurice, Avrum, Sol and Sam, the ultimate Em Habanim (sons’ mother). My sisters and I gave her name an affectionate old-fashioned Sephardi twist and called her Freha. I never referred to her...
Posted on 30th of April, 2014 by Lévana
With Bruce Backman, Guest Feige Benshimon and her baby. I almost spelled Brewster Bruce-Ter, inspired by one of our children’s quips. We Bruced him all day long, so the vamped-up spelling would be quite apt. For more pictures copy and paste the following link: http://on.fb.me/1i4pra4/ Thank you so much Meir Pliskin for...
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Posted on 31st of March, 2014 by Lévana
Photo Courtesy georgewbush-whitehouse.archives.gov Sharing with you a note I sent to Retired 26-year (five Presidencies) White House Pastry Chef Roland Mesnier, guest speaker at yesterday’s Fabulous Event: Jewish Cuisine Throughout the Ages, at the Omni Hotel New Haven (Sunday March 23rd). He regaled us with endearing anectodes about Presidential quips, pranks,...
Posted on 25th of February, 2014 by Lévana
Jewish Cuisine Though the Ages. March 23rd at the Omni Hotel New Haven: Y’all, This is a very exciting event, hope you can make it. Come and see us, watch our demos and sample all the delicious foods served, and get a signed copy of my cookbooks. Beside yours truly and...
No Knead Bread Book. The New Artisan Bread in 5 Minutes a Day. Zoe Francois and Jeff Hertzberg. Book Review
Posted on 27th of January, 2014 by Lévana
The New Artisan Bread in 5 Minutes a Day. Zoe Francois and Jeff Hertzberg: http://amzn.to/1of8SgA I have a good problem with Zoe François: I don’t mind her radiant smile and her luminous curls. I don’t even mind that she is always photographed in a skimpy t-shirt, even though she lives in...
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Posted on 6th of December, 2013 by Lévana
Exciting New Kosher Digs. Mason and Mugs Restaurant in Prospect Heights New York: http://on.fb.me/1gtqIw8 Frankly I am feeling slightly impatient about the bewildering proliferation of oversized overpriced overrated over-everything Kosher steakhouses. I know this for sure: All over the NYC area, midtown guys, downtown guys will greatly welcome a lunch...
Posted on 26th of November, 2013 by Lévana
With Talented Chef Katsuji Tanabe Let me start by saying the food at Mexikosher is fresh, delicious and plentiful, the chef is talented, the price is right, and everyone working there is helpful and nice. The reason I am posting this is to give a little advice if I may, as supportively as...
Posted on 27th of October, 2013 by Lévana
Low Carb Suggestions, Menus and Recipes Above: Raw Low Carb Chia Flax Almond Cranberry Pudding (recipe in this file) When my son Maimon was a teenage schoolboy, he told his father: “Tati, you know what I heard old age is? That’s when your broad mind and narrow waist switch places”....
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Posted on 27th of October, 2013 by Lévana
Moroccan Tajine Stovetop Recipes. One, Two and Turmeric. Meat and Fish Variations This giant chapter on low-maintenance Moroccan Tajines is taken almost verbatim from my latest cookbook, The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen. Read it cover to cover, it will soon become your best friend. It contains a wonderful grouping of...
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