Chocolate chip cheesecake

chocolate chip cheesecake recipe

Indulge in a creamy cheesecake bursting with chocolate chips to satisfy your cravings! Featuring a chocolate crust, creamy cheesecake and silky ganache, this chocolate chip cheesecake is one of my favorites! I have mentioned quite a few times my favorite dessert is chocolate cheesecake but I never told you the story about the first time… 

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Almond joy cookies

almond joy cookies recipe

Irresistible double chocolate cookies chock full with chopped almonds, coconut and oats, these Almond joy cookies are a delicious replica of the well known candy bar. C is for cookie. C is for chocolate. C is for #chocolateparty Today starts the beginning of our anniversary party and I made you cookies. Because everyone loves cookies…. 

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Apricot orange Kugelhopf

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 A cross between a bread and cake, this no knead apricot orange Kugelhopf  yeast coffee cake is packed with chopped dried apricots and brushed with an orange apricot preserve. I have always been interested in other countries’ cuisines. There’s something always new to discover through their traditional meals and it makes me feel I’m on a world-wide adventure while… 

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Blueberry lemon cake

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Delicious, sweet and light, blueberry lemon cake soaked in a tangy syrup overnight to infuse the citrus flavors, making it the perfect summer cake. I’ve mentioned a couple of times my grandma in my posts and her joy to live and love for food but I rarely mention she’s fighting lung cancer and everytime I talk with… 

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Blueberry almond bars

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Blueberry almond bars – Buttery cookie almond base topped with a layer of sweet and juicy blueberries and crumbled topping. A great way to enjoy both fruit and nuts in one bite. I’m a bad, bad organizer. I’m always doing everything the last-minute, and by that I mean editing photos and writing my post. Last… 

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Ricotta lime tart

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Ricotta lime tart – creamy ricotta meets crunchy almonds and refreshing lime in this light tart, perfect for spring-summer dinner parties. This post is brought to you in partnership with Sargento. I’ve been working with Sargento for a couple of months now and although I love all kinds of cheese I must say if I… 

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Greek Easter bread – Tsoureki

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Greek Easter bread – Tsoureki – soft, sweet, yeast egg-enriched bread flavored with citrus and aniseed. Tsoureki it’s the famous Greek Easter bread. It’s soft, sweet, yeast egg-enriched bread usually flavored with citrus, aniseed or mahlepi (sour cherry pits ground into powder). A couple of cooked red dyed eggs tucked between the braids, sprinkle some slivered… 

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Cranberry cheesecake

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A creamy velvety cheesecake topped with ruby red cranberry sauce. A festive holiday treat perfect for the Thanksgiving or Christmas dessert table.  Did you know today is World Diabetes Day? I didn’t either and if you take a look at my blog you can easily understand why. I bake absolutely nothing that can be called diabetic friendly, well except for… 

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Semolina Coconut Cake

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  Today we’re going on a trip. Usually I tell you what’s going on in my neck of the woods and around it, but today we’re going to Middle Eastern. Do you wanna know why? Of course you do! My friend Faith Gorsky from An Edible Mosaic just had her first cookbook released: An Edible… 

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Ricotta tart with honey and figs

ricotta tart with honey and figs | roxanashomebaking.com

A creamy, sweet ricotta tart brushed with honey and decorated with fragrant fresh figs. Years ago, in my high-school years I always looking forward to the beginning of the school year. There was something that made me look forward to the end of summer. Something that was way better that all the summer vacation fun. It wasn’t the thought of my… 

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Flourless Apple Brownies

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Where shall I start today’s post? Probably some of you may have noticed the cute little logo on the sidebar and a new page added to the navigation bar. I’m so excited to tell you about all the parties I’m going to throw each month! Yes, you’re invited too! And you, and you and you!… 

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Blueberry Banana Tart

Blueberry Banana Tart

It’s funny how the same meaning can be said using different words. My friend Kita thinks it’s as easy as a cake. I know it’s as easy as a pie. Hubby says easy as abc. In Romanian we say easy as (saying) good afternoon. No matter how you say it, today I’ll say it’s as easy… 

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Homemade Chocolate Chip Brownie Bars

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Gluten free and vegan chocolate chip brownie bars made with dates, nuts and chocolate chips. Why pay more than $1 at the store when you can make your own?  Lately I have been thinking about my Stay-at-home-Mom status. I feel like I’m telling a lie when I’m asked what I’m doing and I reply by… 

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Chocolate Almond Cookies

Chocolate Almond Cookies | roxanashomebaking.com

Yesterday we were out most of the day. Everywhere I turned there was chocolate, hearts and sweet red/pink gifts. To my surprise there were even Easter decorations. I’m OK with both Valentine’s and St. Patrick decorations in the same time, but Easter, well, I think it’s a little too early. Now that I take a… 

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Ginger Granola Bars

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Sometimes it seems like yesterday I held Tiffany in my arms for the very first time.  Last weekend she had her first play-date. No, I didn’t cry, although I had tears in my eyes.  By baby girl is growing. Soon (I hope not) I’m going to tell you she’s having her first crush.  Since it… 

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