Posted on 25th of February, 2014 by Lévana
Sesame paste, or Tehina, often plays second fiddle to other, more muscular ingredients, hummus being the most ubiquitous, followed by sauces and dips. Actually it is the main ingredient in Chalva, but most commercial Chalva (I won’t lump in this category the delicious moist artisanal varieties we find in Israeli...
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Posted on 13th of December, 2013 by Lévana
Eggplant lovers, you’ll be happy! We all know Baba Ganoush is a huge favorite, with Sephardi expats and beyond (we Moroccans eat semi-industrial amounts of eggplant!), but somehow not all are created equal. I suspect the reason is that the roasting on an open flame is a wonderful idea, but...
Posted on 30th of July, 2013 by Lévana
Quick Halvah Bars Recipe: We all love the wonderful taste of halvah, that great Sephardi dessert classic sold all over Israeli and Middle Eastern markets, but hardly ever get near it because of the prohibitive amount of sugar it contains. I tinkered with the flavors until I obtained this delicious and...
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Posted on 11th of February, 2013 by Lévana
Photo Courtesy healthinfood.com Tahini sauce: I love the way it turns up at every Israeli table, even restaurant tables. You will love the Sephardi twist in this sauce. Any excuse to use tahini (sesame paste)! It will perk up countless simple fish, poultry, and burger dishes. If you would rather...
Posted on 25th of April, 2012 by Lévana
This delicious and ridiculously easy dish is a very good illustration of everything I promise in the Pantry Chapter of my new cookbook, The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen. Glorious Meals Pure and Simple: Namely, that on days when you have no time to cook, all you need to do is...
Filed under: Fish Recipes, Gluten Free Recipes, Kosher Fish Recipes, Kosher Natural Foods, Kosher Recipes, Kosher Whole Foods Recipes, Pareve Recipes, Recipes, Sephardi Recipes, Tehina Recipes, Tehina Sauce Recipes, Whole Foods Cookbook, Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen
Posted on 29th of February, 2012 by Lévana
Since I only have eyes for kosher, homemade and natural, I find Purim an unbeatable chance to send a select few some fabulous homemade, fun and useful goodies (did you say fun and useful? Of course! Absolutely not an oxymoron). Do you think you have just found the perfect chocolate...
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Posted on 31st of August, 2011 by Lévana
Don’t let the multiple steps daunt you: They are quick and simple, and the end result is a fun and professional-looking coil, perfect for a first course or as hors d’oeuvre. You could just as easily make them with 2 colors meat, like ground turkey and ground beef. Not only...
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Posted on 15th of September, 2010 by Lévana
Not nearly as complicated as the finished dish would suggest. My mother likes to joke that the gauze-wrapped fish looks like it just came out of the operating room, but there will be no hint of this alarming association at the table, as you will have removed all the patient’s...