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Israel at 70! All Israeli Feast Menu and Recipes

Israeli Feast is the way we celebrated Israel at 70 Well what do you expect from me? I always say it with food, right? And it never fails! You just need to hear, see and taste my Israeli Feast menu! My heart was in Israel, envying all who…
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Nuts About Almonds! My Favorite Almond Recipes

Almond Recipes For Almond Lovers! That's my special gift to you! Although I am always tinkering with almond recipes and almond flour, I owe the real impetus for writing a whole post about almonds and multiple almond-based recipes to Nuts.Com. I…
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My Latest Summer Feast: Menu and Recipes

 Summer Feast for  30 Guests Every year I host a Summer Feast for a few wonderful lady friends at my home. Ladies who lunch: I highly recommend! Mine is a wonderful group of about thirty amazingly generous, creative and accomplished…
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Moroccan Feast: Menu and All Recipes

Moroccan Feast: one of the things I am best known for! As you know I cook up a storm, along every imaginable (of course always healthy) guideline, playing on every imaginable theme. But making an All Moroccan Feast makes me especially happy,…
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Moroccan Tajines One Two and Turmeric Recipes.

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,…
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Simchat Torah: Party Menu Ideas. All Recipes

Party Menu Ideas: We love to host the very last meal of Tishrei, Simchat Torah. Great big bash. I am only too aware that hosting that meal always get tricky. Everyone errs on the tipsy and raucous side, and it gets to be be a late late lunch.…

Learning to Cook with a Sephardi Mother

My Sephardi Mother is the original master. I am always asked whether I have received formal cooking training, and the answer – Machane Imma: I learned mostly from my mother - at first seems somewhat ambiguous, until I introduce her in earnest:…

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Moroccan Vegetarian Foods

  Swiss chard tajine with chick peas and raisins Summer vegetable couscous with harissa Semolina soup Fennel, radish and orange salad Anise sesame cookies
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Moroccan Street Foods

Chick pea soup Shakshuka on white beans Schwarma Carrot Swiss chard salad Toasted vermicelli with olive oil, almonds and honey

Recipes

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Herb-Roasted Trout in Grape Leaves Recipe

Herb-Roasted Trout in Grape Leaves Grape leaves are delightful, not only for stuffing but for wrapping fish or chicken, leaving you with a moist and fragrant dish. This dish is overlaid with my favorite Moroccan flavors. I love to serve this…
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Chicken Tajine with Almonds and Prunes Recipe

Chicken Tajine, and all tajines, remain my favorite food and my favorite mode of cooking: on a stovetop. Synonymous with Succulent. No wonder I  love Moroccan food! A friendly warning: You will never be able to speak disparagingly about the…