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~lemon cottage cheesecake~

~lemon cottage cheesecake~

French-inspired and simple—if that sounds like an oxymoron, then don’t be alarmed.  French cooking doesn’t have to be...

Lemon Cottage Cheesecake

Lemon Cottage Cheesecake

This cheesecake is a variation of my Croatian Mom’s wonderful cheesecake she used to make us when I was growing up.  The key...

Trail Mix Sweet Potato & Pineapple Cheesecake

Trail Mix Sweet Potato & Pineapple Cheesecake

I’m convinced you can make just about anything into a cheesecake!  This ‘trail mix sweet potato & pineapple...

Lemon Orange Marmalade Ultimate Cheesecake

Lemon Orange Marmalade Ultimate Cheesecake

Usually my cheesecakes are rustic and peasant meaning I just dump the ingredients into the mixing bowl, blend, pour into the crust and...

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‘živjela Kata Croatian Cheesecake’

I’ve had others ask me, ‘Why do you call this Croatian cheesecake?’  Probably the best reason is that I learned how to...

Blackberry Ginger Cheesecake

Blackberry Ginger Cheesecake

Creation of: Tonya Rounds Weinbach, my lovverrrleee FB foodie friend! This dessert was inspired from a specialty vinegar I found from Devo...

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Blood Orange and Lemon Rustic Cheesecake

Blood oranges are in season, and when I spotted them at The Pig, I started doing a littl’ happy dance right there in the produce...

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Lemon Cottage Cheese Cake with Peaches n’ Cream Chambord Dessert Sauce

Growing up in rural Southern West Virginia, my Mom (Kata), who was Croatian, made THE BEST chesecake known to mankind!   ‘Zivila...

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Guavaberry & Raspberry Swirled Cheesecake Tart

My daughter, Jennifer, went on a cruise with her mom and dad a few months ago.  I kept baby Nicholas, my son and Jen’s 5 months...

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Butternut Squash Frangelico Cheesecake with Coffee Frangelico Reduction Sauce

Some home chefs are ‘recipe followers’ while others are ‘recipe creators.’  I fall in the second category.  My...