"We are living in a world today where lemonade is made from artificial flavors and furniture polish is made from real lemons."--Alfred E. Newman

Cheesecake Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Cheesecake, by , is from Cooking, Godsey Style, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jana Godsey
Added: Friday, January 2, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Crust:
c coarsely ground walnuts
c finely crushed graham crackers
3 T melted butter

Filling:
4 8 oz pkgs cream cheese, room temperature
4 eggs
1 c sugar
1 T lemon juice
2 T vanilla

Topping:
2 c sour cream
c sugar
1 t vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 350. Require 9-10 inch springform pan.

For Crust: Combine walnuts, graham cracker crumbs & butter. Press compactly onto bottom of pan.

For Filling: Beat cream cheese in large bowl with electric mixer until smooth. Add eggs, sugar, lemon juice, & vanilla & beat thoroughly. Spoon over crust.

Set pan on baking sheet to catch any drips. Bake 9 inch cake about 45 min. or 10 inch cake about 35 40 min. (Cake will rise slightly & crack in several areas; it will settle again, cracks will minimize & topping will cover it up). Remove from oven & cool 15 min.

For Topping: Combine all ingredients. When cake has cooled slightly, spoon topping over cake. Return to oven for 5 min. Let cool and place in refrigerator for at least 24 hours or preferably 2 3 days.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
16
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30 Minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Recipe from Bon Appetit (2/81)

Recommended by Jean Gaines, TRIS Office

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

268W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!