Polka Dot Cheesecake

See the RecipeChristopher Hirsheimer

Baking ideas, like the one for this variation on Craig Claiborne's basic cheesecake recipe, "just come" to Heatter, she says. "I'll be driving along in my car," she explains, "thinking about what to wear that night, when someone pokes me on the shoulder and says, 'Try this'. So I do."