Recipe by CLIFFYW
"This is my grandfather's recipe, it's a basic recipe for Italian cheesecake."
Watch video tips and tricks
grated orange zest
1 (1.5 fluid ounce) jigger
THE BEST CHEESECAKE EVER!!!
This didn't turn out well, at all!
Beyond yummy. I used Grand Marnier Liquer instead of whisky. I also used orange extract instead of orange zest. I served it with a sweet strawberry sauce.
When my grandmother passed, she took her recipes with her. This is the closest I have come to replicating her cheesecake. Only thing I did different was omit the orange zest, and add a pinch or so of anise seed (my grandmother's cheesecake had that anise flavor). Thanks for a great recipe!
Very easy and not too sweet. I used small custard dishes and halved the recipe. I prefer almond extract over vanilla in many recipes and used it in this. Sprinkle cinnamon on top after done and serve with strawberries/blueberries.
Thanks! My nonna gave me her recipe, but didn't tell me to refrigerate it or leave it on the counter. Appreciate your specific reference to refrigerator...
This cheesecake is very Italian and delicious. The best part is, it's so easy to make!
This is like my Grandmother's Recipe!!!!!
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Italian Ricotta Cheesecake
Serving Size: 1/16 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 16
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 86
We’ll help you get dinner on the table in no time flat.
Get recipes that work for your busiest days.
Delicious recipes, party ideas, and helpful cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for just $7.99!
What’s cooking in Janesville? Creamy cheesecake with a splash of coffee.
See how to make a classic cheesecake in five easy steps.
These individual desserts are as fun as they are delicious.