Say Cheesecake Tonight
Cheesecake is one of those desserts that inspire a quest for perfection. For centuries, people have been collecting, comparing, and cherishing their own favorite recipes for this sinfully delicious treat.
The earliest cheesecake recipes can be traced to ancient
Origins of Cheesecake
These early recipes were very simple and didn't resemble the cheesecake we know and love today, but even back then, cheesecake was considered a very special treat; good enough to be given as an offering to the gods.
Thanks to the conquest-obsessed Romans, cheesecake made its way across Europe, and eventually to the
What is the perfect cheesecake? Is it a dense, amaretto-scented Italian variety, or a smooth, citrus tinged delight? Is the best topping fruit, nuts or chocolate? All of the above?
The answer, of course, is that the beauty of cheesecake is in the eye (or rather, taste buds) of the person enjoying it.