Mini Chocolate Orange Cheesecakes

I’m back again with yet another “mini dessert” post! I love creating desserts in mini glasses for guests to grab from dessert tables. So when I was tasked with creating a Valentines themed table, I knew a cheesecake would go down a storm and would require next to no-time for me to put together.

The only problem was that I’d actually never made a cheesecake before! Shock horror I know – I have no idea why I hadn’t made these sooner since it was super easy, required very little ingredients and was extremely easy to assemble. With no baking time required, it meant I didn’t need to slave over the oven and I couldn’t wait to use my favourite Terry’s chocolate orange in a bake.

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Cheats Banoffee Pie

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I come armed with another cheat bake today, and one that’s even easier than my last! Following on from my previous post, I also whipped up these banoffee pots for my Valentine’s gathering.

I love making mini individual desserts, and think when creating a dessert table it makes it much more easier for guests to grab a dessert and go rather than having to cut it into separate pieces (there’s no time to waste when eating cake.)

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Chocolate Mousse Cups

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I had a very successful “no bake” baking weekend last weekend. I made a number of desserts from scratch which required no oven time at all. I was suddenly lumbered with throwing a very last minute Valentine’s party so needed to whip up some desserts which required minimal effort and time. Home made desserts in under 30 mins, what more could you want?

These cheat bakes are perfect for those that want to satisfy their baking craving (is that a thing?) but don’t want to spend hours baking and slaving over an oven.

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