Hollywood Cheesecake

Anita Hoffman

By
@scent4U

You've heard of New York cheesecake, well this is Hollywood cheesecake. It's rich, creamy and easy to make.
Photo adapted from Cookie Madness.


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Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
10-12
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
55 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
graham cracker crumbs
3 Tbsp
sugar
3 Tbsp
butter, melted

FILLING

2 pkg
(8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
1/2 c
sugar
1 Tbsp
lemon juice
1 tsp
grated lemon peel
1/2 tsp
vanilla
2
eggs, separated

TOPPING

1 c
sour cream
2 Tbsp
sugar
1 tsp
vanilla

Step-By-Step

1Crust: Combine crumbs, sugar and butter; press onto bottom of 9 inch spring form pan.
Bake at 325 degrees for 10 minutes.

2Combine cream cheese, sugar, juice, peel and vanilla, mixing at medium speed on electric mixer until well blended.
Add egg yolks, one at a time, mixing well after each addition.
Beat egg whites until stiff; fold into cream cheese mixture.
Pour over crust.
Bake at 300 degrees for 45 minutes.

3Combine sour cream, sugar and vanilla.
Carefully spread over cheesecake; continue baking for 10 minutes.
Loosen cake from rim of pan; cool before removing rim of pan.
Chill.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American