Nutella Cheesecake

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I’m Back! An indulgent slice of Nutella Cheesecake with a side serving of homemade, vanilla bean ice cream! In March 2009, I started a food blog at mangiodasola.blogspot.com. After a few months of surprised popularity, I purchased my own domain name only to lose it in 2014. I then changed my site back to mangiodasola.blogspot.com. […]

Strawberry Cheesecake

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Move over all you strawberry shortcakes! Here comes a strawberry cheesecake you’ll never forget! After getting my four wisdom teeth extracted, I could eat only soft foods. Unfortunately (and fortunately), the majority of the allowable food items were high in sugar and/or fat such as pudding, ice cream, and mashed potatoes. For some reason, I […]

Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake

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Sunday, February 7th, was….*gulp*…my birthday. Whew! There. I said it. I know my mom’s proud and shocked. It has taken me years to admit my birthday publicly to friends, students, and strangers. Usually I don’t tell anyone and don’t even celebrate the day of my birth. I also turn off my cellphone to avoid well-intentioned […]

Tall & Creamy Cheesecake

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For last month’s Daring Bakers’ challenge, we had to make a cheesecake that had me longing for my go-to cheesecake from Dorie Greenspan’s “Baking: From My Home to Yours”. Since I live alone, I knew it would not be a good idea to make the cheesecake unless others were around. Fortunately, my stepmother, her husband […]

Daring Kitchen Challenge: Abbey’s Infamous Cheesecake

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Interesting Daring Kitchen conversation about the name of this cheesecake: Daring Baker (DB) 1: Are you sure you mean infamous and not famous? Infamous means “having a reputation of the worst kind: notoriously evil’! Big Grin” DB2: Ha, you haven’t met my friend Abbey. *grin* Me: Then if Abbey is the infamous one, shouldn’t it […]