Cheesecake with Guava Swirl

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The story is that a long time ago on a small and enchanted little island, Guava met Cream Cheese.  Guava noticed Cream Cheese first and was very taken with how smooth and understated he was, although Guava had heard that Cream Cheese could be a little sour on occasion.  Suddenly Cream Cheese looked up and… 

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Arroz Con Dulce

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If there is one thing that I must have on my plate at some point during Christmas it’s arroz con dulce.  Which basically translates to rice candy.  It’s a sticky sweet coconut rice treat with cinnamon and raisins tossed in.  Its delicious, its sweet , it’s sticky and for me it is Christmas. I have fond… 

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Cranberry Rolls with Orange Icing

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Thanksgiving is just around the corner.  Actually you have already rounded the corner and it is in sight down the street. Thanksgiving always makes me think of the combination of cranberry and orange.  That is when I got the idea to wrap cranberry jam in soft dough and cover it in ooey gooey orange icing…. 

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Lime Granita with Pistachio Shortbread Cookies

Today I give you a two for one special here folks! Summer is in full swing and I don’t know about you but we got triple digits over here.  Yesterday is was 103 degrees, as in, I walk out the door and sweat a full bucket of sweat in less than 60 seconds.  Hot summers… 

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Dulce de Leche Cheesecake Bars

When I found this recipe I thought it was my own personal little miracle that had just floated into my hands.  Instead it came in the mail published in a nationwide publication, but that didn’t diminish the awesomeness of finding this recipe. Seriously people we are talking dulce de leche, cheesecake and cinnamon scented graham… 

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