Every home cook, whether they are a trained professional or a newlywed new to the kitchen, should have a delicious and decadent cheesecake recipe in their repertoire.
Cheesecake is one of those desserts that pleases a crowd time and time again and is better made in advance so it has time to set and chill.
There are hundreds of varieties, but the classic combination of cheesecake and strawberries always pleases.
I've found two recipes - one for the advanced and one for the novice (or those short on time) - that are equally scrumptious and completely doable in any home kitchen.
Champagne pairs perfectly with either of these recipes, so choose the one that suites you, just