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Orange Cheesecake

I think of this cheesecake as a showstopper. Candied citrus slices make quite the presentation arranged on top of the delicately flavored cheesecake. It is more time consuming to prepare than most cheesecakes, but the syrup alone is worth the time involved. You can save the leftover syrup and use it for other recipes or in place of regular syrup. I think it would be delicious drizzled over yogurt. The original recipe called for kumquats but you can use oranges or a combination of both as I did. Keep in mind, preparing all of the kumquats takes a while since they all have to be seeded and sliced. The oranges take less time to prepare.   Continue Reading…



I had a craving for a decadent dessert and decided to make a crème brûlée cheesecake. I was not able to find a recipe for the type of cheesecake I was hoping to make so I followed sections of two recipes, found here and here and made my own modifications. The result is a very rich and creamy cheesecake. I think it is my new favorite recipe. I was so happy to have another reason to use my little kitchen torch. Continue Reading…

Mini Nutella Cheesecakes

April 28, 2013 — 2 Comments


These mini cheesecakes look like a lot of work but they are very easy to make. I love the flavor of the Nutella in a cheesecake form. Continue Reading…