Monday, February 15, 2010

White Chocolate Cheesecake

I made this for my family for Valentines Day! It is sooooooooo YUMMY!!!!

White Chocolate Cheesecake

6 Tbs butter, softened
1/4 c. sugar
1 egg yolk
1 1/4 c. flour
1/8 tsp salt

Heat oven to 350*. Grease 9" springform pan. Beat butter and sugar until creamy. Add egg yolk. Beat in flour and salt. Press mixture into bottom and 1" up side of pan. Bake 14-16 min until crust is set.

12 oz white chocolate
1/2 c. heavy whipping cream
2 (8oz) pkg of cream cheese, softened
1 Tbs lemon juice (you can add more or less to taste)
1 tsp. vanilla
1/4 tsp salt
3 egg whites
1 whole egg
Slices fresh strawberries
White chocolate curls

Melt white chocolate and whipping cream in a double boiler, stirring occasionally, until chocolate is melted.
In a mixer, beat cream cheese, lemon juice, vanilla, and salt until smooth. Add white chocolate mixture. Beat in egg whites and egg. Pour into crust. Bake 35 min or until edges are lightly browned.
Remove side of pan and cool completely. Refrigerate. Garnish with fresh strawberries and white chocolate curls.

Makes 12 servings

Friday, February 5, 2010

Pampered Chef $1000 Mystery Host Show!

I am asking for 10 volunteers to participate in my $1000 Mystery Host Show!

Here is the scoop - I need 10 people willing to collect just $100 in orders (10 x $100 = $1000!) - you can do this by passing around a catalog at work, or in your neighborhood, at football games (can you say SUPER BOWL!), family gatherings, and I can also set you up to send out an announcement online to friends and family.

I will collect all the orders from the 10, compile and tally them, and then draw names from the 10 participants for the Show Host Benefits.

Here is what that will look like:

10 people collect $100 in orders -

-One Person will win $100 in FREE Product

-One Person will win $65 in FREE Product

-Two People will win $25 in FREE Product

-Two People will win A FREE Food Chopper, plus 50% off ANY ONE product of their choice (including cookware sets, or any other product in the catalog!)

-Two People will win a FREE Decorator Bottle set PLUS 50% off ANY ONE product of their choice (including cookware sets, or any other product in the catalog!)

-Two People will win A FREE bottle of Sweet Caramel Sprinkle (my favorite!!!) PLUS! 60% off ONE of the following:
7-piece Stainless Cookware set... Retail:$475.00 You pay:$190.00
Bamboo Knife Block set...Retail:$415.00 You pay:$166.00
12” Stainless Covered Skillet...Retail:$215.00 You pay:$86.00
11” Executive Cookware Grill Pan ...Retail:$135.00 You pay:$54.00
Stainless Mixing Bowl set... Retail:$74.50 You pay:$29.80
7” Santoku Knife...Retail:$70.00 You pay:$28.00
Bamboo Carving Board... Retail:$69.50 You pay:$27.80
Ultimate Mandoline... Retail:$59.50 You pay:$23.80
Large Bar Pan...Retail:$31.00 You pay:$12.40
Food Chopper...Retail:$29.50 You pay:$11.80

PLUS - each participant will receive a FREE gift from me, AND 30% off ANYTHING ELSE you order!

Gather $150 in orders and you will receive an extra chance in the drawing.
Secure a booking (or book your own show!) and you will also receive an extra chance

I need to hear soon, so that I can get your Show Information to you ASAP!

I need all orders turned in by FEB 15th! (any turned in later will not be able to be counted as part of the show - sorry!)

All orders will be shipped to me, and I will sort, pack, and label your orders for you & deliver them to you.

First 10 To Respond will fill the open spots! Email me at with $1000 Mystery Host in the title.

Come On! Be Part of the FUN! (and I will greatly appreciate your assistance!)