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I'm late to the game - anyone have any ideas for Father's Day? And I refuse to make to make chocolate golf balls. 


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This father loves fruit-topped cheesecake.

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If you're okay with pandering to stereotypes, you could work bacon in there somewhere. Also, a belated welcome from a fellow Maritimer.

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Thanks for the suggestions and thank you for the welcome. -

bacon and cheesecake - I wonder...  

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42 minutes ago, Sue PEI said:

bacon and cheesecake - I wonder...  

 

Perhaps line individual cheesecake molds with bacon? I have a vague recollection of doing bacon-wrapped savory cheesecakes that way once, but it was during a spate of 110-hour weeks so I recall little of how it turned out.

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1 minute ago, chromedome said:

 

Perhaps line individual cheesecake molds with bacon? I have a vague recollection of doing bacon-wrapped savory cheesecakes that way once, but it was during a spate of 110-hour weeks so I recall little of how it turned out.

 

Im thinking the bacon would be flabby if put in raw. Maybe precook it in the mold first. Or....Maybe a thick topping of crumbled candied bacon (and caramelized onion?). 

 

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Well my dad loves lamb shanks but stepmom runs to the puke basin when she smells it.....SO I'm thinking of doing them in crockpot outdoors for he & I and roasting her some duck wings which she adores  - to ease her pain.  I've done the shanks with success in crockpot before.

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