Mom's Cheese Pie

Mom's Cheese Pie Recipe

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Susan Seybert

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@sseybert1

On occasion, I find cheesecake to be way too rich. Don't get me wrong, its absolutely delicious. However, I often want the flavor and creaminess without the heaviness. This is the answer! My mom made this for years and it was always our favorite. I know it will be your favorite go-to recipe too!!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

CRUST

1/4 lb
butter, softened
4 Tbsp
sugar
1 c
all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1
egg

FILLING

8 oz
cream cheese
5 Tbsp
sugar
3
eggs
1 Tbsp
flour
2 tsp
lemon juice
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2 c
milk, low-fat or whole
cinnamon to taste

How to Make Mom's Cheese Pie

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 275 degrees.

    In a mixer, add all crust ingredients (butter, sugar, flour, baking powder and egg) and mix on medium speed until well blended. Spread evenly over bottom and sides of an 8x8 glass dish.
  • 2Pour filling into crust in dish. Sprinkle generously with cinnamon. Bake @ 275 degrees for 1 hour. Let cool in oven - cover and refrigerate for several hours or overnight.
  • 3Enjoy!

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About Mom's Cheese Pie

Course/Dish: Cakes, Pies, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy