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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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

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Crust: Combine crumbs, sugar and butter; press onto bottom of 9 inch spring form pan.
Bake at 325 degrees for 10 minutes.
2
Combine 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.
3
Combine 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