Pressure Cooker Mini Citrus Cheesecakes

Citrus Mini Cheesecakes cooked in a pressure cooker
Pressure cooked (Instant Pot used) mini citrus flavored cheesecakes

Cheesecakes Under Pressure I was gifted an 8 quart Instant Pot DUO yesterday, to add to my pressure cooker collection. The first thing I made (after completing my water test of course), was to run a full batch of my mini cheesecakes through it. This is the same recipe I use for my Mini CitrusRead more

Pistachio Love Cheesecake

Slice of Pistachio Love Cheesecake

  Pistachio Love As I mentioned in my Mini Pistachio Cheesecake recipe (same base recipe, different cookware and cooking times), pistachios are my favorite nut, and my pistachio cheesecake showcases them beautifully. The dry roasted shelled pistachios provide that amazing pistachio flavor, a little saltiness, and great texture. You’ll find these delicious little nuts in the crust,Read more

Raspberry Dream Cheesecake

Raspberry Dream I wanted a raspberry cheesecake. Not just any raspberry cheesecake, but one with natural raspberry flavor throughout the cheesecake. I think I accomplished that. Last minute, I decided to also make a white chocolate and raspberry glaze, along with homemade whipped cream and fresh raspberries. This helps bringing out the raspberry’s flavor andRead more

Maple Pecan Cheesecake

Maple and Pecan As I mentioned, in the Mini Maple Pecan Cheesecake recipe, I really enjoy the combination of real maple syrup and pecans. Those two flavors work so well together, and they also work amazingly in a rich and creamy cheesecake. Now, it is time for the Maple Pecan Cheesecake to be made as aRead more

Pressure Cooker Red Beans and Rice

Pressure Cooking Beans The Instant Pot (as well as the GoWise USA) electric pressure cooker does an amazing job at cooking the dried beans, without having to pre-soak or cook all day and made me really enjoy Red Beans and Rice more than I already did. Fresh herbs really brighten up the flavors, while theRead more

Mini Very Chocolate Cheesecakes

  Mini Very Chocolate Cheesecake, Top View Very Chocolate When I decided to make a chocolate cheesecake,  I decided to put chocolate in every part of the cheesecake. Yes, that is chocolate in every layer of this cheesecake. The result is chocolate graham cracker crusts (with walnuts for texture), a chocolate cheesecake base, a chocolateRead more

Girl Scout Cookie Edition of Mini Citrus Cheesecakes

These are a Girl Scout Cookie version of my Mini Citrus Cheesecakes, using Savannah Smiles for the crusts. With those wonderful cookies making their way back into our kitchens, I hope these give you another reason to buy some for yourself. I have a special place in my heart for Girl Scout Cookies because howRead more

Mini Pistachio Cheesecakes

Pistachios Pistachios are my favorite nut, and these mini pistachio cheesecakes showcase them beautifully. The dry roasted shelled pistachios I used provide that amazing pistachio flavor, a little saltiness, and great texture. Rather than finely chopping them myself, I chopped up extra in my food processor and store the excess for future use. I reallyRead more

Pressure Cooker Corned Beef and Vegetables

I originally made corned beef recipe for my co-workers for lunch (in a medical office break room), and it’s been in my regular rotation at home ever since. And something that makes my heart happy, I literally saw a grown man jump for joy when I mentioned I was making this today. Pressure Cooking OnceRead more