Lemon Cheesecake Recipe | Yummly

Lemon Cheesecake

YUMMLY(2)
14Ingredients
2Hours
370Calories
Make It Now
Add to Meal Planner

Add to Meal Planner

Description

Creamy cheesecake with a bright burst of lemon flavor is made even more delicious by a crisp and spicy gingersnap crust. Updated 03/18/2019: We've since gone through to clarify any confusing instructions. Apologies for the inconvenience! The recipe is a Yummly original created by Sara Mellas.

Ingredients

US|METRIC
  • butter (softened, for pan)
  • 8 ounces gingersnap cookies
  • 1/3 cup unsalted butter
  • 2 pounds brick-style cream cheese (room temperature, for filling)
  • 1 1/8 cups granulated sugar (for filling)
  • 2 lemons (large)
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract (for filling)
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 4 eggs (room temperature)
  • 3 ounces brick-style cream cheese (room temperature, for topping)
  • 3 tablespoons granulated sugar (for topping)
  • 3/4 cup heavy cream
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract (for topping)
  • Did you make this?
    Add All to Shopping List
    Add to Meal Planner

    NutritionView More

    370Calories
    Sodium9% DV220mg
    Fat32% DV21g
    Protein8% DV4g
    Carbs14% DV43g
    Fiber4% DV1g
    Calories370Calories from Fat190
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat21g32%
    Saturated Fat12g60%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol130mg43%
    Sodium220mg9%
    Potassium160mg5%
    Protein4g8%
    Calories from Fat190
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate43g14%
    Dietary Fiber1g4%
    Sugars29g58%
    Vitamin A15%
    Vitamin C25%
    Calcium6%
    Iron10%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(2)

    Yummly User a year ago
    I made it and it is delisious, no thanks to rhe recipe instructions! They are very bad!!! Pretty much had to figure out the wholenthing myself!
    Lisa L. a year ago
    Would the lemons be incorporated into the mix in step 18? It might be me but I don't see where the lemons are used

    Stop Wasting, Start Saving.

    Save time and money with a weekly meal plan – and get dinner on the table with ease.

    Get Started

    PlanShop