Blackberry, Raspberry and Pomegranate Cheesecake

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My favorite dessert in the whole wide world is cheesecake. I love any type of cheesecake. And I have to say I make a pretty damn good one at that. Normally I make it with cherry topping, but my husband has been asking me to make something with the pomegranates we’ve had in the fridge… 

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Red Velvet Sheet Cake

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On Christmas Eve we had dinner with my sister and her family. It was wonderful, especially seeing my nephew. Food was delicious as always. I was in charge of dessert so I decided to make this gorgeous red velvet sheet cake. I’ve never made red velvet cake before, only red velvet whoopie pies which were… 

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Cheese Sticks (Saratele)

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Merry Christmas! It makes me real happy to be able to share these recipes with everyone. I’ve grown up with these dishes and I absolutely love them. I’m so glad that I married a Romanian man because we have this tradition in common. But even if you didn’t grow up with these holiday dishes you… 

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Romanian Cabbage Rolls (Sarmale)

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Traditional Romanian Cabbage Rolls are made with sour cabbage stuffed with pork and beef and little bit of bacon, the best cabbage rolls you will ever have. Here’s my tried and true cabbage rolls recipe that is a must have for every Christmas. First of all, the big difference between Romanian cabbage rolls and others… 

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Walnut Bread (Cozonac cu Nuca)

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Sweet Walnut Bread known as Cozonac cu Nuca is a traditional Romanian sweet bread made with raisins and walnuts or pecans enjoyed at Christmas and Easter. Oh let me tell you this is a treat. This is a favorite at every Christmas or Easter in Romania and you will find it on everyone’s table wherever… 

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Date Nut Pinwheel Cookies

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Happy Holidays everyone! I love love this time of year. I have baked so many cookies recently but recipe, I think is special. Dates, chocolate and pecans, well that is a great marriage. They are amazing, my husband was so reluctant to try these cookies but once he tried it he loved it. They are… 

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