The holidays are here! This is my absolute favorite cheesecake recipe and it is very inexpensive. It tastes way better than any store bought one, Enjoy!!
Prep Time: 15 minutes Total Time: 4 hours 55 minutes Servings: 10
2 packages (8 oz.) cream cheese, softened*
2/3 cup sugar
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 Keebler® Ready Crust® Graham 2 Extra Servings Pie Crust
1 cup sour cream
3 tablespoons sugar
1/4 teaspoon vanilla
1. In large mixing bowl beat cream cheese on medium speed of electric mixer until fluffy. Add 2/3 cup sugar, lemon juice and 1 teaspoon vanilla. Beat until combined. Add eggs, one at a time, beating until just combined after each addition.
2. Place crust on baking sheet. Spread cream cheese mixture in crust. Bake on baking sheet at 350°F about 30 minutes or until center is almost set.
3. In small bowl combine sour cream, 3 tablespoons sugar and 1/4 teaspoon vanilla. Carefully spread over cheesecake. Bake at 350°F for 5 minutes. Cool on wire rack for 1 hour. Refrigerate at least 3 hours.
4. Garnish as desired. Store in refrigerator.
*NOTE: Soften cream cheese in microwave at high for 15 to 20 seconds.