October 26, 2020

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Praline

Posted on June 5, 2020 by in baked goods, vegetables

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Praline

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Praline is utterly delicious. Never thought I would say this, but yes, pumpkin does work in a cheese cake. My Pumpkin Cheesecake with Praline had the family baffled, they could identify all the familiar spices, but they pumpkin flavor was too subtle for them to guess. I thought it will be to pumpkin-ny, […]

Pecan Cheesecake Squares

Posted on November 25, 2019 by in baked goods

Pecan Cheesecake Squares

These Pecan Cheesecake Squares are quite the buzz on the internet. I just had to try them. Pecan Cheesecake Squares are not cheap to make, but I got 24 large squares from this recipe and they are incredibly rich. I ti that time of the year when kids have class parties, book clubs and scrapbook […]

White Chocolate Cremora Tart – Back to the classics.

Posted on September 19, 2019 by in desserts

White Chocolate Cremora Tart

With this White Chocolate Cremora Tart  I am going back to the classics and going back to what is good and familiar and part of my heritage. This White Chocolate Cremora Tart was a hit from the first day I made it. I tried to find the origin, but no such luck. This recipe was […]

Passion Fruit Cheesecake Slices

Posted on March 7, 2017 by in baked goods, desserts

Passion Fruit Cheesecake Slices

I made these Passion Fruit Cheesecake Slices twice in less than a week, they were that good. Making these Passion Fruit Cheesecake Slices, was just the most natural thing to “if life or your neighbors give you masses of passion fruits”. Passion fruit, also known as granadilla are most probably the easiest fruit to grow […]

White Chocolate Cheesecake with raspberries

Posted on January 26, 2015 by in desserts

white chocolate

White Chocolate is not real chocolate they say! It consists of cocoa butter, sugar and milk solids and is kind of beige or ivory in color. White Chocolate is the softest and most fragile of all chocolates and you just have to put a block in your mouth to see how fast it melts. So […]

Tropical Cheesecake, a cat and an Eat Out survey in the mix for RSG.

Posted on February 27, 2013 by in desserts, rsg


Baked cheesecake has a crumbly texture that reminds me of curd. For those of you who do not know, curds are the solid parts of soured milk that can be eaten alone or used in various regional dishes. Some people deep-fry the curd to eat as a snack and call it  “squeaky” cheese. I like […]

Strawberry Cheesecake in a delightful new way

Posted on January 30, 2013 by in desserts, rsg


Cheesecake  must be near the top of the best-desserts-in-the-world-list.  Almost every food website or blog, claim to have  “Best Cheesecake recipe”.  Some prefer their cheesecake baked, others  “fridged”, but there are very people I know who does not succumb to a slice of cheesecake. Cheesecake is right at the top of my list, don’t know […]

Chicken-Cheesecake and a tribute to unsung foodie heroes!

Posted on November 11, 2012 by in Chicken

Easy chicken - cheesecake

Chicken and cheesecake, not exactly two words you would use in one concept. My husband says Chicken – Cheesecake just does not sound right!My old way of thinking was that you would have chicken for a main course and cheesecake for dessert. Never in my wildest dreams did I ever think of a chicken-cheesecake! After […]

Baked Cheesecake or the Original Jewish Cheesecake

Posted on April 18, 2008 by in baked goods, cheese

Making cheesecake has always intimidated me so it was only later in my life that I mustered up the courage to bake one. I went through various cookbooks and the length of the recipes would always put me off. The question is always….baked or fridge cheesecake. I think it’s split down the middle to who […]