Pina Colada Cheesecake

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Jasmin Stewart-Harbin

By
@JJcook1

Made this for the office potluck it got rave reviews! Thought I would Jazz up the cheesecake with a little something fun!

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Serves:
10
Prep:
35 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    graham crackers, crushed
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter, melted
  • 1 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 2 1/2 lb
    cream cheese, room temperature
  • 3/4 c
    milk
  • 4 medium
    eggs
  • 1 c
    sour cream
  • 1 Tbsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 1/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 can(s)
    crushed pineapple
  • 1 tsp
    coconut extract
  • 1 c
    heavy cream
  • 1 Tbsp
    powdered sugar
  • 1 c
    coconut flakes

How to Make Pina Colada Cheesecake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven on 350 degrees. Grease a spring form pan 9 inch.
  2. In a Large mixing bowl mix graham crackers and melted butter together and press in to spring form pan and set aside.
  3. With a mixer combine cream cheese, sugar mix until smooth add vanilla extract and mix in. Blend in milk and eggs on at a time mixing just to incorporate. Add in sour cream and flour mix until smooth. Pour filling into pie crust.
  4. Bake in oven for 1 hr. Let cool for 20 min and place in refrigerator for 1 to 2 hr or until serving time.
  5. Meanwhile whip heavy cream, coconut extract for 3-5 minutes. Add in Powder and whip for additional 2-3 minutes. Or until Sugar is blended in well. Chill until serving.
  6. Bring to a simmer crushed pineapple with juice and let reduce down about 10-15 minutes on Medium heat. Toast coconut flakes on a baking sheet 350 degrees for 5 minutes or until slightly browned.
  7. Top each slice of cheesecake with desired amount of Pineapple, whipped cream and garnish with coconut flakes Enjoy!

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About Pina Colada Cheesecake

Course/Dish: Cakes Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Hawaiian/Polynesian




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