Category: Cheesecakes


Add this recipe to your kitchen arsenal.  It will be a “go to” recipe for years to come, an impressive dessert for busy days. The beauty of cheesecake squares is […]

How to Make Cheesecake Squares


Temperature is critical for successful cheesecakes!  Time and oven temperature is important.  The internal temperature of your cheesecake should reach 150 degrees.  You need a good oven thermometer and reliable […]

Four Keys to the Perfect Cheesecake



The Crust 1 3/4 cups graham cracker crumbs 3 tablespoons granulated sugar 1/2 cup butter, melted Preheat the oven to 350. Mix the sugar into the crumbs. Place the sweetened […]

The Perfect Cheesecake Recipe


For the crust: 1/2 cup butter 3/4 cup powdered sugar 1/2 teaspoon almond extract 3 large egg yolks 1 large egg 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 cup cocoa Preheat […]

Cherry Chocolate Cheesecake Bar Recipe



Everyone loves a cheesecake. A cheesecake can be the life of a party and they are not difficult to make. If you dress them up just a little, they can […]

How to Decorate a Cheesecake


This recipe is sized for a nine or ten inch cheesecake but the same crust can be used for a pie. It makes a terrific crust for a peach pie. […]

Gingersnap Crust Recipe



This recipe is sized for a nine or ten inch cheesecake but the same crust can be used for a pie. Additional Recipes and References Free! How to Bake, a […]

Graham Cracker Crumb Crust Recipe


This is a delightful dessert.  It’s a refrigerated dessert made in a graham cracker crust.  Make the filling by whipping cream cheese and Bavarian cream (or vanilla pudding) together.  Top […]

Blueberry Lemon No-Bake Cheesecake



We do love pumpkin cheesecakes.  (Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake in Gingersnap Crust is a favorite cheesecake.  We have included the recipe.)  Canned pumpkin is cooked in the canning process.  Surely, we […]

No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe


This is a traditional blueberry cheesecake in a great hazelnut crust.  Hazelnuts used in baking are usually ground to a meal as almonds sometimes are.  They make a very nice, […]

Blueberry Hazelnut Cheesecake



Pineapple and cream cheese go together. There is something about the smooth creamy cheese that accents the sweet-tart taste of fresh, ripe pineapple so well. We have found pineapple and […]

Fresh Pineapple Cheesecake


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Gluten Free Cheesecake



This is another easy cheesecake recipe. The caramelized apples are steamed in the microwave and made with butter and brown sugar. It’s very simple. You will need a ten-inch springform […]

Caramel Apple Cheesecake


This is another easy cheesecake recipe. The caramelized apples are steamed in the microwave and made with butter and brown sugar. It’s very simple. You will need a ten-inch springform […]

Caramel Apple Cheesecake



When we were kids, we had these orange and vanilla ice cream treats on a stick.  The combination was divine.  Why not do the same with a cheesecake? The following […]

Orange Cream Cheesecake Recipe


This is a great cheesecake recipe. The white chocolate makes this cake particularly rich.  We have served this repeatedly in our test kitchen and in classes and it is always […]

How to Make White Chocolate Cheesecake




A cheesecake bar is an excellent way to feed a crowd something special without a lot of work.  They are easy to mix up.  You can usually double the recipe […]

Tips for a Cheesecake Bar



Cheesecakes are such wonderfully scrumptious desserts. What’s more, they are easy . . . in many ways, easier than a pie. If you have trouble with pie crusts, bake a […]

Easy Cheesecakes from A to Z


Like the Creamy No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecakes, these are light, dreamy, and scrumptious. But we prefer these partially frozen so that they are ice-cold and almost like ice cream. They are […]

Little Creamy No-Bake Strawberry Cheesecakes