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Dream Cheeecake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Susan Curtis

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/4 C. Butter melted
1 1/2 C. Vanilla wafer crumbs
1 tsp. Cream of tarter
6 Eggs, separated
1 1/2 C. Sugar
19 oz. Cream Cheese
3 Tbs. Flour
1/2 Tsp. Salt
1 pint of Sour cream
1 Tsp. Vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Have all ingredient at room temperature.

Butter spring form pan generously.

Mix butter and crumbs reserving 1/4 C. Press remainder firmly on bottom of pan.

Add cream of tarter to egg whites and beat until foamy. Add 3 Tbs. of sugar and beat until stiff and set aside.

Beat cheese until soft. Mix 1 1/2 C. sugar, flour, and salt and add to cheese. Add egg yolks one at a time beating thoroughly after each. Add sour cream and vanilla. Mix well and fold in egg whites. Pour in prepared pan. Sprinkle with remaining reserved 1/2 C. crumbs.

Bake 325 for 1 1/4 hours or until firm. Turn off heat and leave door open for 10 minutes. Remove and let cool on a rack away from drafts. Chill.


Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Memaw perfected her cheesecakes!

 

 

 

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