No Bake Key Lime Cheesecake in a Jar

1
Raven Higheagle

By
@ravenhigheagle

These No Bake Key Lime Cheesecakes in a jar are super fantastic! They are so incredibly easy to make and have the perfect key lime flavor – not too strong, but plenty key lime-y!

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
12 (4 oz) Jar Cheesecakes
Prep:
5 Hr 20 Min
Method:
Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients

  • FOR THE CRUST

  • 1 1/2 c
    graham cracker crumbs
  • 2 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 6 Tbsp
    unsalted butter, melted
  • FOR THE FILLING

  • 24 oz
    cream cheese, room temperature (3 - 8 oz pzckages)
  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 6 Tbsp
    key lime juice
  • ·
    zest of 4 key limes
  • 8 oz
    cool whip, plus a little more for topping
  • 2 to 4
    drops green food color
  • ·
    key lime slices and graham cracker crumbs, for garnish, if desired
  • SUPPLIES

  • ·
    six 4 oz jars

How to Make No Bake Key Lime Cheesecake in a Jar

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine graham cracker crumbs, sugar and melted butter
  2. Divide the graham cracker crumb mixture evenly among the 12 jars. Lightly press down to make the crust.
  3. Mix cream cheese, sugar, vanilla, key lime juice and key lime zest together in a large bowl until smooth and well combined.
  4. Gently stir in Cool Whip and green food color.
  5. Pipe, or spoon, cheesecake mixture into the six jars.
  6. Top with additional Cool Whip
  7. Garnish with key lime slices and graham cracker crumbs, if desired.
  8. Refrigerate for about 5 hours or until firm.

Printable Recipe Card





Leave a Comment

13 Sheet Cake Recipes You Want To Slice Into

13 Sheet Cake Recipes You Want to Slice Into

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Easy, delicious and a family favorite - what’s not to love about sheet cake? Check out these 13 sheet cake recipes you need to make for dessert asap!

15 Coffee Break-worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

15 Coffee Break-Worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Acceptable as a breakfast treat or a light dessert, no one can pass up a piece of coffee cake. Brew an extra pot of coffee today, because we've found 15...

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...