IP Chocolate dumplings

When I was growing up my grandmother made the best chocolate dumplings ever. Money was tight so I'm guessing this was pretty cheap to make. I was the youngest of three and was her buddy. I kinda hung with her a lot and learned from her cooking. I owe a lot of my cooking to … Continue reading IP Chocolate dumplings


IP Espresso Cheesecake

Ingredients: Espresso Cheesecake 2 packages 8 oz cream cheese 1/2 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 4 Tbsp espresso balsamic vinegar or 1/4 cup brewed espresso 2 eggs 1 egg yolk 1/4 cup Heavy cream Pinch of salt Crust: • 1 1/2 cups Oreo crumbs (cream and all) • 3 tbsp butter melted Chocolate Ganache • … Continue reading IP Espresso Cheesecake

Instant Pot Confetti Birthday Cake

Ingredients Cake: Nonstick cooking spray. 3 cups cake flour 6 tablespoons rainbow sprinkles, plus more for decorating 5 teaspoons baking powder 1/2  teaspoon baking soda 1 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 16  tablespoons (2 sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature 3 cups confectioners' sugar 2 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 large egg, at room temperature 1 cup … Continue reading Instant Pot Confetti Birthday Cake

New York Cheesecake top with Chocolate and Strawberries

New York Cheesecake top with chocolate and strawberries. Ingredients: Crust Graham crackers about 14 2 1/2 Tbsp melted butter FILLING 16 oz cream cheese, room temp (2 bricks) 1/2 cup sour cream, room temp 1/2 cup sugar 1 1/2 Tbsp corn starch 1/8 tsp salt 2 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 2 eggs, room temp Chocolate … Continue reading New York Cheesecake top with Chocolate and Strawberries