Say Cheese… Cheesecake!

Best Baked Cheesecake

INGREDIENTS

1 1/2 cup Coconut Biscuits/ Graham Cracker, crumbed

1/3 cup melted Butter

Filling

500ml (2 Cup) Sour Cream

4 x 250g Tubs Smooth Cream Cheese ( room temperature)

2 Tablespoons Cake Flour

1 cup White Sugar

1 teaspoon of lemon zest

4 Large Eggs, separated

5ml (1t) Vanilla

Lemon Topping

1 Tin Condensmilk

5T Lemon Juice

1T Lemon zest

1/2 Cup Cream, whipped

Blend condensmilk, lemon juice, lemon rind together

Fold in whipped cream

Carefully spoon over baked cheesecake

INSTRUCTIONS

1. Preheat oven to 350F/180C

2. Crumb biscuits in a food processor and add melted butter. Mix well

3. Using a spoon, layer crumb mixture in large 10 inch springform pan. I use the back of the spoon to get the crumbs all nice and smooth and just cover the base.

4. Place in fridge until needed

5. Make the filling by adding all the ingredients to a mixing bowl, except the egg whites

7. Beat egg whites till stiff and fold into the cream cheese mixture

6. Blend till mixed. Do not over mix!

8. Pour into prepared tin and bake for 40-45 minutes

9. Switch off stove and leave cheesecake in oven to cool.

10. Serve with fresh berries or with this delicious condensmilk lemon topping.


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