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Basic Cheese Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Basic Cheese Cake, by , is from The Holmes Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Gina Holmes
Added: Thursday, January 1, 2009


1 c graham cracker crumbs
1/4 c finely chopped walnuts
3 Tbsp brown sugar
1 Tbsp ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp ground nutmeg
5 Tbsp melted butter
Mix and bake for 10 minutes. COOL
3 (8 oz) pkg. cream cheese
1 c white sugar
1 c. sour cream
1 c heavy cream
3 Tbsp flour
1 Tbsp vanilla
3 eggs

Preheat oven to 350
In a large bowl, beat cream cheese,and sugar together until smooth. Beat in sour cream and heavy ccream. Blend in flour and vanilla. With mixer on low speed, add eggs one at a time. Pour over crust.
Bake for 60 to 70 minutes, until middle is almost set( filling will be soft)
Refrigerate at least 6 hrs or overnight before removing form pan.




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