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Lemon Cheesecake Cupcakes

Lemon Cheesecake Cupcakes

September 01st, 2009  | Category: Cheesecake, Muffins and Cupcakes


Why haven't I thought of this before? Individual servings of creamy and tangy lemon cheesecake. But most importantly, why haven't I seen these before? Someone must have discovered cheesecake cupcakes decades ago, right? So, even though I have zillion cookbooks, flip through jillion food magazines and read gazillion food blogs, why don't I remember seeing cheesecake cupcakes before? Has the time come? Am I so over saturated with ...

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Mint Lemonade

Mint Lemonade

August 25th, 2008  | Category: Drinks


Were you looking for a refreshing lemonade recipe to cool you down this summer? Look no further. With humidity at 85%, it was the perfect drink this weekend at The Mansion while we played cards under the shade. It was also very appreciated as we munched our way through the brunch table at Vera's. The mint I've used for this lemonade is no ordinary kind. I first noticed ...

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Lemon and Raspberry Birthday Cake

Lemon and Raspberry Birthday Cake

October 17th, 2007  | Category: Cakes


I love it when people are specific when it comes to what they want for their birthday cake. "Something chocolaty" or "I love strawberries" just doesn't work for me. Without a detailed brief, I am lost. All those possible combinations haunt me. Last week, we were planning a birthday for a friend at the Mansion. I offered to bake the cake with one condition only: A detailed ...

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