Cream cheese is the traditional base of a cheesecake with a wide range of additional flavours added to create unique recipes for everyone.
Love cheesecake? Try this amazingly smooth and rich chocolate Guinness cheesecake. Sure to be a big hit on St. Patrick's Day!
Love chocolate? Love cheesecake? Have them both together. Watch this recipe being made in the Allrecipes No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecake Video.
To save a lot of cleaning up I line the pie dish with tin foil, enough that it goes over the sides. With this you can also lift the cheesecake out of the dish, making it a lot easier to cut than when it's in the dish. This takes about 8 hours to set so I recommend making it in the morning.
This delightful cheesecake is creamy and not thick, with a hint of lemon and vanilla. For best results, do not substitute any ingredients with low-fat unless you've made it before and want to experiment.
True to the New York style cheesecake this recipe is for a shortbread base with a rich and thick cream cheese baked main layer.