It’s Nationwide Cheesecake Day… and we’re celebrating by rounding up our 50 greatest cheesecake recipes to bake: from wealthy and creamy cheesecake to chocolate cheesecake to lemon cheesecake… and a lot extra! So with out additional ado, lets bake cheesecake.
P.S. In the event you’re new to the world of cheesecake, be sure you learn my submit on easy methods to make a simple water bathtub for cheesecake! The posts simplifies the usually dreaded course of: plus contains ideas, methods, and my picks for the most effective springform pans.
Traditional Cheesecake Recipes
The Greatest New York Fashion Cheesecake: Maybe probably the most well-known – and beloved – cheesecake on the planet! My model incorporates a basic graham cracker crumb crust and a dense but creamy cheesecake filling! Topped with strawberry sauce for further yumminess!
Additional Wealthy and Creamy Cheesecake: Made with over 2 kilos of cream cheese (be certain it’s room temperature otherwise you’ll bust your blender), this recipe is unapologetically decadent! High with recent fruit or a dollop of whipped cream!
New York Fashion Oreo Cheesecake: The one factor that might presumably make New York-style cheesecake higher? OREOS! Tons and plenty of Oreos! This cheesecake is assured to deliver a smile to your face.
Lemon Ricotta Cheesecake: Ricotta cheese replaces bitter cream on this sunshiny candy cheesecake recipe. Any lemon will work, however I really like utilizing Meyer lemons once I can discover them.
Key Lime Cheesecake: In the event you like key lime pie, you’re going to LOVE this key lime cheesecake. Candy, tart, and outrageously creamy. What’s to not love?
Creamy Italian Ricotta Cheesecake: This cheesecake is an Easter custom in our home! The cheesecake itself is silky easy and has unbelievable taste… and the recent berry sauce is to-die-for scrumptious. A complete stunner, too!
Coconut Cheesecake: This one is for my coconut lovers! That includes a crunchy graham cracker crust, creamy coconut cheesecake filling, and coconut cream topping, it’s actually exploding with coconut taste in each chew.
Chocolate Lined Peanut Butter Cheesecake: Not gonna lie… I may drink this cheesecake batter with a straw. It’s THAT good! However I don’t as a result of the baked cheesecake is even higher. Chocolate + Peanut Butter… want I say extra?!
Baileys Irish Cream Cheesecake: Boozy cheesecake? Sure, please! This extremely wealthy cheesecake is spiked with Irish cream and topped with chocolate ganache. Sinfully decadent and price each single calorie.
Lemon Blueberry Swirl Cheesecake: Everyone knows lemon and blueberries are a taste match made in heaven… so I made a decision why not swirl them collectively to create the right cheesecake? Candy, tart, and so fairly: this one is a real star!
Greek Yogurt Key Lime Cheesecake: Acquired some Greek yogurt you should deplete? Nicely rely your fortunate stars! As a result of this recipe requires a ton of it, and can depart you with a deliciously creamy lime cheesecake everybody will love.
Chocolate Cheesecake Recipes
Final Chocolate Cheesecake: All different chocolate cheesecakes < this chocolate cheesecake! Intensely wealthy and decadent… this actually is the last word chocolate cheesecake.
Chocolate Mascarpone Cheesecake: Mascarpone cheese makes this luscious chocolate cheesecake further wealthy and creamy… plus it provides unbelievable taste!
No-Bake Espresso Chocolate Cheesecake: Too scorching to bake? This caffeine spiked chocolate cheesecake has your again! No oven required!
Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake: I imply… who doesn’t love chocolate and raspberries?!
Kahlua Chocolate Cheesecake: Chocolate on chocolate on chocolate! Plus, KAHLUA! It doesn’t get significantly better!
White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake: Impressed by the one they promote at The Cheesecake Manufacturing facility!
No-Bake German Chocolate Cheesecake: In the event you’re an enormous fan of German chocolate cake, this cheesecake model will rock your world. Insanely decadent… you’ll solely want a small slice.
White Chocolate Blueberry Cheesecake: Seeking to impress? This beautiful swirled cheesecake has you coated!
Mini Cheesecake Recipes
Mini Chocolate Cheesecakes: That includes a chocolate cookie crust, chocolate cheesecake filling, and chocolate ganache topping, these tiny cheesecakes pack A TON of chocolate taste!
Mini Cheesecakes: The whole lot you like about basic cheesecake, however bite-sized! These are excellent for events.
Mini Peanut Butter Butterfinger Cheesecakes: Considered one of my greatest mates (hello, Jeff!) loves butterfingers, so I created these tiny butterfinger cheesecakes for him. They’re excellent for the butterfinger lover in your life!
Mini Ricotta Cheesecakes: Elevate your hand in the event you all too usually end up with leftover ricotta and no concept what to do with it! Take into account these mini cheesecakes your answer. A really scrumptious answer!
Mini Baileys Irish Cream Cheesecakes: Chunk-sized and boozy! These dangerous boys are all the time an enormous hit at potlucks and St. Patrick’s Day events.
Chocolate Lined Peanut Butter Pretzel Cheesecake Cupcakes: Chocolate + Peanut Butter + Pretzels = THE MOST DELICIOUS MINI CHEESECAKES EVER!
Mini Key Lime Cheesecakes: Tiny, tart, and too darn cute to cross over.
Lemon Ricotta Cheesecake Cupcakes: Topped with lemon curd, these little lemon cheesecakes are so candy and one way or the other style even higher than they appear.
Cheesecake Bar Recipes
New York-Fashion Cheesecake Bars: No time to fiddle with a water bathtub? No spring kind pan? These cheesecake bars are right here for you! They style similar to basic NY-style cheesecake… minus the fuss.
Coconut Cheesecake Bars: Minimize these in TINY items… as a result of they fly off the dessert tray. Even coconut haters love these!
Lemon Cheesecake Bars: Bursting with shiny lemon taste and topped with lemon slices, these are excellent for Spring holidays like Easter or Mom’s Day!
Key Lime Cheesecake Bars: In the event you’re a sucker for key lime desserts, these bars will blow your thoughts!
Simple Chocolate Cheesecake Bars: 1,000,000 occasions simpler than baking a conventional chocolate cheesecake, however simply as scrumptious.
Blackberry Cheesecake Bars: Enjoyable and fruit! The deep magenta swirl of blackberry makes these bars nearly hypnotizing.
Oreo Cheesecake Bars: In the event you love Oreo cheesecake however want to simply serve a crowd, these are the bars for you!
Butterfinger Cheesecake Brownies: No one higher lay a finger on my Butterfinger… CHEESECAKE BROWNIES!
Simple Pecan Pie Cheesecake Bars: These are excessive in one of the best ways doable. Excellent for Thanksgiving dessert!
Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake Bars: Skip the pumpkin pie and bake these extremely creamy pumpkin cheesecake bars as a substitute!
White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake Brownies: Aka probably the most indulgent over-the-top brownie recipe you’ll ever bake!
Vacation Cheesecake Recipes
Pecan Pie Cheesecake: Everybody in my household agrees pecan pie cheesecake is 1,000,000 occasions higher than common pecan pie. Attempt it for your self and let me know in the event you agree!
Orange Ricotta Cheesecake: Topped with a STUNNING recent cranberry sauce… this recipe simply screams Christmas!
Maple Walnut Cheesecake: Excellent for cozy Fall days… this one will make your own home odor higher than any scented candle ever will. In the event you’re allergic to walnuts, make an apple topping and viola: you’ll have maple apple cheesecake! So scrumptious.
Traditional Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake: Pumpkin puree and loads of pumpkin spice actually punch up the pumpkin taste!
Orange Mascarpone Cheesecake with Chocolate Ganache: In the event you’re not a fan of chocolate and orange… you can be after attempting this cheesecake! An actual showstopper, too.
Salted Caramel Eggnog Cheesecake: Your answer to “what ought to I do with all of this eggnog?”. The caramel sauce is divine!
Greek Yogurt Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake: One other nice recipe in the event you’re trying to make use of up leftover Greek yogurt. Loaded with pumpkin taste!
Lemon Ginger Cheesecake with Raspberry Sauce: Positively the prettiest cheesecake I’ve ever seen. The pop of ginger is delicate, sudden, and completely scrumptious.
No-Bake Peppermint Mocha Cheesecake: Your favourite vacation latte… in cheesecake kind!
Pumpkin Cheesecake: A real basic! And excellent for Halloween, Thanksgiving, or Christmas.
Cheesecake Recipe: Additional Wealthy and Creamy Cheesecake
This Additional Wealthy and Creamy Cheesecake is freezer pleasant and ideal for particular events!
For the Crust:
- 2 cups (198 grams) graham cracker crumbs
- 1/3 cup (67 grams) sugar
- 7 tablespoons (99 grams) butter, melted
For the Creamy Cheesecake:
- 5 blocks of full-fat cream cheese (40 ounces complete), softened to room temperature
- 1 and 1/2 cups (300 grams) granulated sugar
- 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
- 5 massive eggs plus 3 egg yolks, at room temperature
- 1/2 cup (113 grams) heavy cream
For the Crust:
Preheat oven to 350 levels (F). Flippantly spray a 9″ springform pan with non-stick spray.
Wrap the underside and sides of the pan with heavy responsibility tinfoil. I like to recommend doing a number of diligent layers right here to make sure no water creeps via once you place the pan within the water bathtub. Set pan apart.
In a big bowl, mix graham cracker crumbs, sugar, and melted butter; stir nicely to mix. Firmly pat the combination into the ready pan.
Bake in preheated oven for 8 minutes. Place partially baked crust on a cooling rack and put aside when you put together the filling.
For the Creamy Cheesecake Filling:
Within the physique of a excessive energy blender, meals processor, stand mixer fitted with the whisk attachment, or in a really massive bowl utilizing a handheld mixer, beat the softened cream cheese till utterly easy, scraping the bowl as wanted.
Add sugar and vanilla and beat easy, scraping down the perimeters and backside of bowl as wanted. Add within the eggs and yolks, separately, beating nicely after every addition.
Add within the cream and beat till it is simply included within the batter.
Pour filling into ready crust and, utilizing a silicone spatula, easy the highest.
Place the cheesecake pan into a big, deep pan. Fill the pan with 2 inches of scorching water. That is your water bathtub and can assist guarantee your cheesecake comes out crack free.
Fastidiously place the pan within the oven and bake for 1 hour and 10 minutes. Flip oven off and let the cheesecake sit, undisturbed, for 45 minutes, contained in the oven with the door shut. The cheesecake ought to be nonetheless barely wiggly.
Take away cake from oven and gently run a knife very across the fringe of the cake. Place the cheesecake pan on a cooling rack and funky utterly, then loosely cowl the pan with saran wrap and chill for a minimum of 8 hours.
Cheesecake will preserve, coated within the fridge, for five days. Cheesecake could also be frozen for two months. Thaw in a single day earlier than slicing.