FAVORITE LEMON GLAZED CHEESECAKE

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Rose Mary Mogan

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@cookinginillinois

This is one of those recipes I recreated, because my family loves cheesecake, and Lemon Meringue pie, but my husband does not like the meringue part, so as a compromise, I came up with this unique version, that greatly pleased my daughter Briana, and my husband as well. This is one of the best compromises I ever made, because it has been a family favorite ever since. We love the tart lemon flavor on top of the cheese cake. I am sure you will too. This is one of the 795 recipes that is included in my cookbook: SHARING OUR FAVORITE RECIPES.Very simple and easy to make.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6-8 people
Prep:
20 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • CHEESECAKE BASE

  • 1 large
    extra serving size graham cracker crust
  • 1 can(s)
    14 oz. condensed milk
  • 1 pkg
    8 oz. cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1/2 c
    realemon juice
  • 1 tsp
    lemon extract
  • LEMON CHEESE CAKE GLAZE

  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1 Tbsp
    all purpose flour
  • 1 small
    box lemon jello gelatin
  • 2/3 c
    water
  • 2 Tbsp
    lemon juice

How to Make FAVORITE LEMON GLAZED CHEESECAKE

Step-by-Step

  1. In a medium size bowl beat cream cheese till whipped, and then add the can of condensed milk, lemon juice & extract, beat till well mixed. Pour mixture into the 9 inch graham Cracker shell.Leave in fridge till needed. while you prepare the Lemon cheesecake glaze.
  2. Mix sugar with flour and add dry jello mix in a medium sauce pan. Then add water and lemon juice, and cook over medium low heat till mixture thickens. LET COOL. Then pour over cheesecake mixture.
  3. Chill at least 3 hours or longer till glaze layer is firm.
  4. NOTE: You may try other flavors if you like like cherry or strawberry. Hope you like this easy and quick tasty dessert as much as we do.
    ALSO NOTE: When I don't have a large size graham cracker crust, I make my own and put it in a springform pan, which ever you prefer or have on hand at the time.

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About FAVORITE LEMON GLAZED CHEESECAKE

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



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