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Home baked Cheesecake Challenge : 50th Flavour

The idea of Challenging myself with different flavours of Cheesecake started Dec.25th of year 2013. January 15, 2014 was the day I uploaded my first Cheesecake and wallah! today is the day of the 50th Flavour. Shall I go for a bang! or shall I make a simple one? I choose a simple Berries Cheesecake! A

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Home baked Cheesecake: Flavour #46 Buko pandan Cheesecake

Countdown…4 Buko pandan is a very popular dessert in Filipino gathering. Buko (young coconut meat) pandan (tropical plant in Asia usually used in cakes to give a beautiful aroma and green colour) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pandanus_amaryllifolius. In buko pandan salad, I usually mixed the pandan essence with the gulaman (jelly) and this is exactly what i did in this

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Home baked Cheesecake: Flavour # 45 Apple Rose Cheesecake

Countdown…5 I love the look and taste of my Cheesecake Flavour no. 45..Apple Rose Cheesecake Actually, I have seen Apple Rose pie in pin interest, so It gave me an idea, why not? Apple rose Cheesecake! At first, I cut the apple into thin slices, add water and sugar and boiled it for 15 minutes

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Baking 101 with friends

Countdown 6… ” Friends that baked together… ate together… gained weight together” lol!  😉 This challenge is nearing to an end so we decided to bind force and bake together! Flavour no. 44 Banana and Nutella Cheesecake Ingredients: Crust: 2 pks biscuits of your choice ( I forgot the brand, sorry beautybeyondfifty is..) 1/3 cup butter

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Home baked Cheesecake Challenge:Flavour # 43 Cheesecake with Quince Compote

Countdown 7… Home baked Cheesecake Challenge : Flavour no. 43 – Quince Cheesecake Having  once a week off from work, my friends and I always walk along Jeddah corniche to de-stress and have breakfast together. While we were eating, I asked them to help me with my Cheesecake Challenge. My lebanese friend said, why not

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Home baked Cheesecake Challenge : Flavour # 42 Nectarine with Peaches and Cream Cheesecake

Countdown..8 to Flavour no. 42 Nectarine with Peaches and Cream Cheesecake This friday is a well spent day with my friends ,I did an extra cake , a sponge cake with pineapple,orange and banana flavour ,I used Cheese and butter cream frosting on top. I also practice how to pipe but unfortunately the cake gave

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Home baked Cheesecake Challenge : Flavour #41 Dates and walnut Cheesecake

The end is near for the last 10 flavours of  Cheesecake Challenge! Countdown begins now… Flavour #41 Dates and walnut Cheesecake (food for the gods) Huh! What a way to start the countdown.. cheesecake for the gods 🙂 this recipe is a combination of dates, walnut and cheese for which it is commonly called ”

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Home baked Cheesecake Challenge: Flavour # 40 Fig(s) Cheesecake

Yay! it’s the 40th cheesecake, I’m down to only ten cheesecake! I like to bake something that is not popular at the market, indeed,it was hard to find fresh fig at the supermarket here! I know there’s dry figs everywhere but I like to use the fresh one with my 40th cheesecake. I was airing

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Home baked Cheesecake Challenge : Flavour # 39 Cinnamon roll Cheesecake

Seriously, I am running out of ideas what to include in this challenge but knowing myself.. I don’t accept excuses, I like to challenge myself to learn something new , soon I will be fifty-five.., life is getting shorter ( is it?) but more meaningful, getting more beautiful and interesting. I thought life at fifty

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Home baked Cheesecake Challenge: Flavour no. 38 Chestnut Cheesecake

What cheesecake will you try this time? My friend started to mention..cherry,raspberry,mango, chocolate etc. ..done! I already tried 37 flavours and did some Filipino and Arabic twist also like kanafah,baklava,Ube,bibingka,sweet potato…then suddenly she said ..”Chestnut “…hmmm, it taste like sweet potato, isn’t it? Well, try.. and let us know! Alright,why not? Where will I get

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