Pumpkin Cheesecake

How to Bake Cheesecakes Ahead of Time

Questions and Answers – How To Bake Cheesecakes Ahead of Time     Question: We are dining with over 24 adults and 40 children for Thanksgiving.  I have offered to … Continued

Chocolate Fudge Cheesecake

How To Bake Perfect Cheesecakes

Baking Cheesecakes Ahead Of Time Cracks in Cheesecake Cutting Cheesecake Traveling with Cheesecakes Springform Pans Check Linda’s delicious and easy-to-make Cheesecake Recipes.   How To Bake Perfect Cheesecakes: I usually … Continued

Pound Cake

How To Bake Pound Cake

Questions and Answers – How To Bake Pound Cake   Question: I used to be able to make the prettiest pound cakes, but over the last two years, it is … Continued

How to Cover Cakes with Fondant Icing

How to Cover Cakes with Fondant Icing Peggy Weaver, author of Peggy’s Baking Corner, has generously answered all the above question on cake baking during the last 15 years.  Peggy … Continued

Pumpkin Cheesecake

How To Cut Cheesecakes

Questions and Answers – How To Cut Cheesecakes   Question: I saw your site and have a question.  How is the best way to cut cheesecake and not make a mess … Continued

How To Freeze Cheesecake

How To Freeze Cheesecake

  Questions and Answers – How To Freeze Cheesecakes   Question: I have decided to make baked cheesecakes as Christmas gifts, but I am wondering about freezing them so that I … Continued

How to Make a Cake Level

Questions and Answers – How To Make A Cake Level   Question: How do you bake a homemade cake (boxed) at home to come out level like the ones in … Continued

How to Make Marshmallow Fondant Icing – Q&A

Making Marshmallow Fondant Icing – Questions and Answers by Peggy Weaver       QUESTION: I just read your recipe for marshmallow fondant and your instructions are so super detailed … Continued

How To Prevent Cheesecake Cracks

  Questions and Answers – How To Prevent Cheesecake Cracks     Question: My cheesecakes always crack on top when baking in the oven.  I have tried setting a pan … Continued

How To Travel with Cheesecakes

  Questions and Answers – How To Travel with Cheesecakes   Question: I am baking a cheesecake for a friend to take to Thanksgiving and I do not want to … Continued

Huguenot Torte

Huguenot Torte History and Recipe

This Huguenot Torte or Ozark Pudding is Charleston, South Carolina’s most famous dessert.  Almost all restaurants in the area serve this wonderfully delicious apple and nut torte.  The recipe is … Continued

Indian Pudding

Indian Pudding – Hasty Pudding Recipe and History

Photo from www.roadfood.com Despite the name Indian Pudding, it is not a traditional native dish.  Native Americans had neither milk nor molasses to use in their cooking.  They did mix … Continued

Vanilla Cheesecakes

Individual Vanilla Cheesecakes with Lemon Curd Recipe

  Vanilla Cheesecakes with lemon curd are just right for serving when you have friends visiting for an afternoon lunch, or tea, or for a weekend brunch dessert.  Lemon curd … Continued

Inside-Out German Chocolate Cake

Inside-Out German Chocolate Cake Recipe

 Inside-Out German Chocolate Cake is definitely a showstopper cake.  Beautiful, delicious, rich, and perfect for chocolate lovers.  This was, by far, the best version of the traditional German chocolate cake I … Continued

Italian Ricotta Cheesecake

Italian Ricotta Cheesecake Recipe

  Italian Ricotta Cheesecake can also be called a “Ricotta Pie.”  No matter which name you prefer to use, it still tastes amazing and will be sure to impress your friends … Continued