More Great Recipes: Cheesecake | Dessert

Cheesecake


User Avatar
Member since 2006

Serves | Prep Time | Cook Time

Ingredients

crust (or you can use graham cracker mix-not premade)
1C flour 1/2 tsp vanilla
1/4 C sugar 1 egg yolk
1 tsp lemon rind 1/4 C butter
Crust:
2 cups finely ground graham crackers (about 30 squares)
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 stick unsalted butter, melted
filling:
5 pkg cream cheese (8oz pak) 1 1/2 t. lemon rind
1 3/4 C sugar 1 1/2 t. orange rind
1/4 t. vanilla 2 egg yolks
5 eggs 1/4 C heavy cream
3 T. flour


in small bowl combine all ingredients, form into ball. refrig. 1 hr.


preheat oven 400. grease bottom and sides of spring form pan


press 1/3 dough onto bottom of pan Bake 8 min.divide rest of dough into 3 parts. roll into 21/2 " wide strips. press to sides of pan. refrig. until filling is ready.


In a mixing bowl, combine the ingredients with a fork until evenly moistened. Lightly coat the bottom and sides of an 8-inch springform pan with non-stick cooking spray.


Pour the crumbs into the pan and, using the bottom of a measuring cup or the smooth bottom of a glass, press the crumbs down into the base and 1-inch up the sides. Refrigerate for 5 minutes.


in lg. bowl combine cheese and sugar, lemon rind, orange rind, vanilla, flour. preheat oven 500.


add eggs and yolks, one at a time. beating after each addition. add cream , mix well


assemble pan. pour in filling. (make sure pan is tight or else it will leak)


bake 10 min. reduce to 250, bake 1 hour longer. cool. regfrigerate.


Pairs Well With


Notes

This is my mom's recipe, and I think it was my grandma's before that. Be sure to grate the lemon and orange zest very finely so you just get the taste of it.

'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

6 Recipes

11255 Downloads
FREE
Disney's Tinker Bell Secret of the Wings Cookbook
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

446 Downloads
FREE
The Official "Burnt" Movie Cookbook
By Burnt Movie Cookbook

7 Recipes

51072 Downloads
FREE
Mixed Berry Tart
Mixed Berry Tart
Slutty Brownies
Slutty Brownies
Oreo Balls
Oreo Balls