Baked Cheesecake with Brandied Saffron Apricots

Cheesecake- yum! Brandy- Yum! Apricots YUM! Combine all these delicious things with some Saffron, Cinnamon and Cardamom and you have a delicious lightly spiced Baked Cheesecake with Brandied Saffron Apricots. Start with a basic baked cheesecake recipe, a recipe you can use many times over and vary the toppings at your whim. Add a sticky […]

Apple Crumble Cheesecake

I designed this recipe in my mind, pondered over it for a week or so and then finally pieced various recipes together and came up with this. It is divine. Not too sweet. And amazing served with the warm caramel sauce. Great if you love fruit filled Cheesecakes. This recipe has five components, so it […]

Bacon Ranch Cheese Ball

This is a great alternative to the traditional cheese and cracker platter at a bbq or even Christmas. Hugely popular in the USA,  not so much here, but maybe that will change- because they are just so yummy! Very versatile recipe which you can modify to suit your taste buds, there are herb cheese balls, […]

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting. Carrot Cake is a wonderful, homely, spiced and moist cake that everyone loves. Also a great way to use up a few left over carrots. This is an easy version without nuts. You can add some Walnuts or Pecans if you like, but in my group of friends that […]

No Bake Violet Crumble Cheesecake

I have fond memories of my Aunt making this Violet Crumble Cheesecake at our family gatherings when I was young. The honeycomb magically liquefies inside the cheesecake so you would get small pockets of caramelised Violet Crumble in every mouthful. You can use any brand of Chocolate Covered honeycomb, just try not to exceed the […]

Vanilla Bean Cheesecake- No Bake

Who doesn’t love a good cheesecake? This recipe for Vanilla Bean Cheesecake (No Bake) is a great base for almost any variation you could want to make. Garnish with anything you like, fruit, chocolate, edible flowers, anything… The wonderful thing about no-bake cheesecakes are that they are very moist and creamy, virtually impossible to mess […]