There is simply so much to celebrate this time of year.

Independence and freedom.


Let’s take a moment to indulge…
in some vanilla lemon thyme infused mousse of sorts ~

~ morphed into a bit of a shot of cheesecake.


Vanilla Lemon Thyme Goat Cheesecake Shooters

1 sleeve graham crackers, finely processed
4 Tbs. melted butter

8 oz. cream cheese, softened
4 oz. fresh goat cheese, softened
3/4 cup white sugar
juice and zest of 1 lemon
2 tsp. lemon extract
1 Tbs. fresh thyme
1/4 cup chopped walnut pieces

Combine the graham cracker crumbs and melted butter. Toss until full incorporated. Fill 8-10 shooter glasses 1/3 of the wall full with this “crust.”

Whip together the cheeses, sugar, lemon juice and zest, and vanilla until silky smooth. Fold in the thyme.
Fill the remaining 2/3 of the glasses with the lemon thyme mixture and top with walnuts.



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