Pecan Pie Cheesecake

1
Patricia Carter-Thompson

By
@pixie3lf

Two of my favorite things in one bite!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • CRUST

  • 1 3/4 c
    vanilla wafer or graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/4 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1/3 c
    butter, melted
  • PECAN FILLING

  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 2/3 c
    dark corn syurp
  • 1/3 c
    butter, melted
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 1/2 c
    pecans, chopped
  • 1 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • CHEESECAKE FILLING

  • 3 pkg
    8 oz pkgs packages cream cheese, softened
  • 1 1/4 c
    firmly packed brown sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    all purpose flour
  • 4
    eggs
  • 2/3 c
    heavy whipping cream
  • 1 tsp
    pure vanilla extract

How to Make Pecan Pie Cheesecake

Step-by-Step

  1. Crust:
    Preheat oven to 350°. Combine wafer crumbs and brown sugar. Stir in melted butter. Press into bottom and up sides of a 9″ spring form pan. Bake for 6 minutes. Set aside to cool.
  2. Pecan Filling:

    Combine all ingredients in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat. Reduce heat and simmer until thickened, about 8-10 minutes, stirring constantly. Pour into crust and set aside.
  3. Cheesecake Filling:
    Reduce oven to 325°. With a hand mixer or stand mixer, beat cream cheese at medium speed until creamy. Add brown sugar and flour and beat until fluffy. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each one. Stir in cream and vanilla. Pour over pecan filling. Bake for 1 hour. Turn off oven and leave cheesecake in oven with the door closed for 1 hour. Remove from oven and run a knife along the outside edges to loosen cheesecake from sides of pan. Let cool. Chill for at least 4 hours before serving.
  4. ***** Note *****
    I am never any good with water baths, I use a Pyrex dish filled with very hot water on the bottom rack while the cheesecake baked on the top rack, and I didn't have a single crack

Printable Recipe Card

About Pecan Pie Cheesecake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Pies, Other Desserts
Hashtag: #pecan




Show 1 Comment & Review

18 Refreshing Lemon Recipes

18 Refreshing Lemon Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

When life gives you lemons, make these delicious lemon recipes!

Strawberry Recipes You Need To Make This Summer

Strawberry Recipes You Need to Make This Summer

Kitchen Crew

There are many surprising health benefits of strawberries . They are loaded with Vitamin C which helps support a healthy immune system. Their anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits can help protect...

15 Cobbler Recipes To Make For Summer Dessert

15 Cobbler Recipes To Make For Summer Dessert

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Easy and always delicious, cobblers are one of our favorite summer desserts! From classic peach to cheery cherry to drool-worthy chocolate, you need to check out these homemade cobbler recipes...