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Cheesecake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Dorothy Samela
Added: Monday, November 2, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/2 cups HONEY MAID Graham Cracker Crumbs
1/4 cup butter, melted
1 1/4 cups sugar, divided
4 (8 ounce) packages PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
2 teaspoons vanilla, divided
1 (16 ounce) container Sour Cream, divided
4 eggs
2 cups strawberries, sliced

Directions:
Directions:
PREHEAT oven to 325 degrees F. Line 13x9-inch baking pan with foil, with ends of foil extending over sides of pa or use spring loaded pan. Mix crumbs, butter and 2 Tbsp. of the sugar; press firmly onto bottom of prepared pan.

BEAT cream cheese, 1 cup of the remaining sugar and 1 tsp. of the vanilla in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until well blended. Add 1 cup of the sour cream; mix well. Add eggs, one at a time, beating on low speed after each addition just until blended. Pour over crust.
3. BAKE 40 min. or until center is almost set. Mix remaining sour cream, 2 Tbsp. sugar and 1 tsp. vanilla until well blended; carefully spread over cheesecake. Bake an additional 10 min. Cool. Cover; refrigerate 4 hours or overnight. Lift cheesecake from pan, using foil handles. Top with strawberries just before serving. Store leftover cheesecake in refrigerator.

 

 

 

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