"Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance."--Benjamin Franklin

Pumpkin Cheese Cake Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Pumpkin Cheese Cake, by , is from The Robert S. Fouts Family and Friends Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Wayne Bristow
Added: Friday, May 8, 2009


Crust: (Make 1 hr. in advance)
3/4 c. graham cracker crumbs
1/2 c. finely chopped pecans
1/4 c. firmly packed light brown sugar
1/4 c. sugar
1/2 stick butter, melted and cooled

1 1/2 c. pumpkin
3 large eggs
1/2 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. nutmeg
1/2 tsp. ground ginger
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 c. firmly packed light brown sugar
3 8 oz. pkg. cream cheese, softened
1/2 c. sugar
2 lbs. heavy whipping cream
1 T. cornstarch
1 tsp. vanilla
1 T. bourbon

2 c. sour cream
2 T. sugar
1 T. bourbon

Crust: Mix ingredients in bowl and press in bottom and 1/2 inch of a 9 inch spring form pan buttered. Chill for at least an hour.
Filling: Wisk together first 6 ingredients. In another bowl, cream the cream cheese and sugar. Add Cream, cornstarch, vanilla and bourbon. Add pumpkin mixture and beat until smooth. Pour mixture into pan and place on middle rack of a 350 preheated oven. Put cookie sheet until spring form pan. Bake 50-55 minutes. When center is just set, take out and let set 5 min. Pour topping onto the cake and spread it evenly over the top and return the cake to the oven for 5 min. or more.




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




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!