Orange Vanilla Clove Cheesecake Bars

The night I pulled together the Vanilla Fig Rosemary Cheesecake Bars, I was asked to make something just as special for a work function the following Monday. Of course, I obliged. We brainstormed for a few moments – actually, I thought out loud. And then, this happened. Orange Vanilla Clove Cheesecake Bars 1 cup shortbread…

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Vanilla Fig Rosemary Cheesecake Bars

A tempting treat – full of the flavors and aromas of Christmas. Are you ready? Vanilla Fig Rosemary Cheesecake Bars 1 pkg. Pepperidge Farms Bordeaux cookies 8 Tbs. butter, melted 8 oz. cream cheese, room temperature 6 oz. mascarpone cheese, room temperature 2/3 cup powdered sugar 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract pinch of sea salt 1…

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Red White and Blue Cheesecake

July is long gone, as are the celebratory fireworks of red, white, and blue. However, by no means does that indicate an inability to celebrate with color – and a little bit of sweet! This sweet treat, however, is a little different. It’s unique. It adds a little bit of stink…a little bit of funk…blue…

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Lavender Rose White Chocolate Shortbread Cake

I had great intentions of gifting beautifully sweet mini lavender rose cheesecakes to a dear friend and his daughter. However, sometimes things in life don’t go quite as planned. This was one of those times. But I made it work. And it worked out quite well. Instead of little cheesecakes, these babies became little lavender…

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Blackcurrant Lime Cheesecake Bars

I’ve been absolutely dying to make this recipe ever since I whipped up a batch of my Easy Blackcurrant Jam. The idea has been spilling out of my head ~ literally ~ I’ve been spouting about it non-stop. Originally the idea was to make this into a cheesecake pie of sorts. I could see the…

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Sweet and Savory Havarti Cheesecake Bars

I do pride myself on coming up with the most imaginative flavor combinations I can in the kitchen. I love to dream, fantasize, and envision the amalgamation of flavors never dreamed before to be united. This time, however, I owe the stargazing credit and prideful concoction to another being of brilliance in both the kitchen…

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