tehina chocolate spread
low carb dessert
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Low Carb Dessert: Pumpkin Almond Torte Recipe

Low carb dessert recipes are very dear to me. And this pumpkin almond cranberry torte is a real winner. Talk about what you should bring them for Thanksgiving! So you see, you can have your cake and eat it too. Recently I made a diabetic…
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Low Carb Pancakes and Breads Recipes. Gluten-Free

The Low Carb Pancakes challenge is: no grain flour and no sugar. But just as it is true that if life sends you lemons, you make lemonade, so too, if life withholds carbs, you make no or low carb pancakes and other goodies, period. Smile please.…
blueberry cake
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Blueberry Cake with Almond Streusel Recipe

Blueberry cake: You just say the word, and I wax lyrical. Blueberries can do no wrong! All of my friends who used to summer with us in the mountains think of me fondly each time they make this blueberry cake. I can’t remember how many thousands…
argan oil
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Argan Oil Almond, Honey Spread Amlou Recipe

Argan oil is one of our pride and joys It is that extraordinary oil that is obtained only in one spot in the world: Morocco. And not just anywhere in Morocco, but only on the argan trees. Learn all about the somewhat scatological trivia its…
Chicken Dried Fruit
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Rice Chicken Dried Fruit Tajine Recipe. All Variations

Chicken Dried Fruit gloriously showcases our Moroccan Cuisine. Sephardis are great fans of dried fruit in their dishes. This wonderful Rice Chicken Dry Fruit Tajine will easily explain why. Here's one more! A sort of fruity take-off on the…
dacquoise
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Chocolate Hazelnut Dacquoise Recipe

Dacquoise is that dreamy French classic! It is made up of alternating layers of meringue and fillings. I have made the fillings much lighter, healthier and much simpler to make, but no less delicious, with the help of my staunch ally tofu:…
coffee cake
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Almond Streusel Coffee Cake Recipe

This coffee cake could be breakfast tomorrow! Lemon, cinnamon and almonds: Outrageous match! This coffee cake is a wonderful brunch choice, as it has the look and texture of a yeasted pastry, thanks to the yogurt. And it has a fun cinnamon swirl…
almond cookies
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Moroccan Almond Cookies Recipe. Ghriba. Vegan.

Almond Cookies are a  great Moroccan favorite, called ghriba. Traditionally we make them round and top them with a little cinnamon. I am including the Traditional Basic Ghriba recipe here as well, so this Moroccan Almond Cookies variation,…
pesto
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Pasta with Pesto Sauce Recipe. All Variations

Pesto wears many exciting hats: It is traditionally based on most often based on basil, olive oil, and toasted walnuts. But we have seen it recast with a different herb or nut, and tasting just as delicious and interesting. Use it not…
nut truffles
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Moroccan Spicy Nut Truffles Recipe

My Moroccan Nut Truffles are for nut lovers only: Sort of like the famous Pfeffernusse, Sephardi style.  Moroccan to be exact. Their trademark scent is cloves, lots of it. My nut truffles are perfect for Passover too, and gluten-free without…