In a household of only two people cooking recipes for 12 or even 6 becomes a challenge of what to do with the excess. There is only so much room in our small freezer which is the top portion of the refrigerator. In many recipes one can divide the recipe so that one does not have huge amounts that are left over.
Since the majority of my testing recipes are desserts; Well…
I send many of my trials to preselected testing folks to eat ~ as a shop who sells sweets it is really hard not to eat everything I bake. But the saying goes ‘after awhile you don’t want to eat cake anymore’. Now I can tell within one or two bites of a sample if it is wonderful or not. If it makes my approval it goes to the testers.
This weekend I’m meeting several dear friends for lunch and as a surprise for Valentine’s Day I baked up a few tasty treats!
This serves 12 folks very easily. As with any cheesecake following the directions are the key to success!
I also always recommend using the best ingredients. It does not pay to scrimp on flavor or taste. Plus the end result will be well worth the smiles you receive when folks bite into your tasty meal or dessert!
One word describes this tasty morsel: