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Easy Cheese Cake Recipe
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Easy Cheese Cake

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"An easy no-bake cheesecake using powdered whipped topping and flavored with cherry brandy. Decorate with chocolate syrup and fresh fruit slices, or just serve on its own."

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Original recipe makes 1 - 9 inch springform pan Change Servings
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  • PREP

    20 mins
  • READY IN

    3 hrs

Directions

  1. In a medium bowl, combine graham cracker crumbs, butter and sugar. Mix well and press into the bottom of a 9 inch springform pan.
  2. In a large bowl, mix the whipped topping powder as directed on package and beat until thick. Cut the cream cheese into small cubes and drop them into the whipped topping, one at a time, while beating. Pour in the cherry brandy and beat another 5 minutes at high speed.
  3. Spoon the filling into the graham cracker crust and smooth the top. Refrigerate 2 to 4 hours, or until set.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Sep 28, 2003

I gave this 5 stars because after I tweeked it a bit it's an awesome recipe. I add 1/2 c. sugar (or to taste) and I add milk instead of the brandy because we don't drink. I also don't mix up the whip topping. I add it to the cream cheese while it's still powder. Then I add milk until it's pudding consistancy. It sets up more while it's in the fridge. It's YUMMY!!

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Jul 11, 2003

I thought that this recipe came out way too sour. Perhaps it needs some sugar added. I really don’t know what would make it better. I put fresh fruit on top of this cheesecake. Maybe it would taste better with that sugary cherry pie filling on top. The recipe was easy to do.

 
Sep 28, 2003

It so easy!!!

 
May 14, 2007

I added 1/2 cup of sugar to the filling as other reviewers suggested. It sure was necessary, it came out just right in sweetness. However, the taste overall was a bit like package cheese cake, nobody was impressed.

 
Feb 04, 2007

THIS REALLY WAS EASY AND GOOD

 
Feb 01, 2008

Simple to make! Followed advice of previous reviewer & combined powdered topping with milk and cream cheese. Topped with canned blueberries and turned out really pretty good...and this is coming from a person who hates cheesecake!

 
Jul 29, 2008

i followed other reviews and added some sugar to the batter and i left the whipped topping in its powder stage when i mixed it with the cream cheese. I also added a tad bit of reall vanilla to give it just an extra bit of flavor. i just now stuck it in the fridge and i can not wait to eat!

 
Dec 04, 2009

wow never knew making cheese cake would be that easy......

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 297 kcal
  • 15%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 18.3 g
  • 6%
  • Cholesterol
  • 61 mg
  • 20%
  • Fat
  • 21.6 g
  • 33%
  • Fiber
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 3.5 g
  • 7%
  • Sodium
  • 218 mg
  • 9%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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