Lévana Kirschenbaum’s signature restaurant, Lévana, on New York’s Upper Westside was a favorite dining spot for thirty years. Now Lévana is bringing her dishes to our tables with her new, updated and revised cookbook, The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen: Glorious Meals Pure and Simple! (March 2012)
Many of us are getting bathing suit ready and some diets can have a tremendous effect on our health. Whiles some foods cause inflammation, other foods may fight inflammation. Foods that ARE healthy for us can be made into fantastic culinary delights thanks to the recipes found inside The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen: Glorious Meals Pure and Simple.
Lévana takes healthy cooking to a whole new level and you don’t have to be Jewish or keep kosher to appreciate her healthy, whole foods approach to eating. Healthy eating doesn’t have to be boring or bland with hundreds of dishes that are easy to prepare, economical and delicious.
Lévana traces her devotion to fresh, real ingredients to her mother, whose mantra, “the cure is in the pot,” fueled Lévana’s philosophy of cooking as a means to healing.
In addition to her native Moroccan cuisine, Lévana recipes include Indian, Italian, French and Chinese cuisine. The book includes three comprehensive indexes:
GENERAL INDEX: More than 350 recipes
GLUTEN-FREE INDEX: More than 250 dishes with natural and delicious gluten-free adaptations
PASSOVER INDEX: More than 250 Passover-friendly recipes
Full color photos greet you inside the cover and The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen also includes valuable information about processed and packaged foods and how that affects their health quotient. Informative introductions for each recipe and some also include sensible adaptations, according to your personal tastes and preferences. You will also find an extensive chapter on eating and shopping policies.
The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen goes beyond the traditional scope of a cookbook, and shares a natural, sensible, and wholesome way of life!. Great for every household, Kosher or not, to be used again and again or passed on as a cherished!