"Cooking is like love. It should be entered into with abandon or not at all."--Harriet van Horne

Cheese Cake Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Cheese Cake, by , is from -- , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Marilyn Dupree-Surgical Services
Added: Tuesday, April 4, 2006


2 cups finely ground vanilla wafer cookie crumbs
1 stick slightly salted butter
1/4 cup sugar

4 pkg (8 oz) each of Philadelphia Brand© cream chesse at room temperature
Pinch of salt
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup sour cream
1 cup sugar
4 eggs at room temperature
1 1/2 tablespoons lime juice

Pre-heat oven to 325ºF.
Melt butter and combine with crumbs and sugar. Blend with fork or food processor until completely blended. Press small amounts of mix on bottom and sides of ungreased 10 inch springform pan. You may line the bottom of the pan with parchment paper before you press the cookie crumb mixture into the pan. Do not bake.

Using an electric mixer, beat cream cheese with sugar on medium speed. Add sour cream, salt, vanilla, lime juice and blend well but on medium speed. On low speed add eggs one at a time. Pour over crust and bake 45 - 60 minutes until filling is almost set. Remove from oven and increase hat to 350ºF. Cake MUST set for 10 minutes. The add the glaze over top
Glaze is
2 cups sour cream
1/4 cup sugar
1 teaspoon almond extract
combine ingredients DO NOT USE MIXER. Spread evely over top of baked filling and return to 350ºF oven for 10 minutes. Remove from oven and place immediately in refrigerator.




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!