How to make Cheese Cake -

Delicious and rich cheese cake.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from the book Any Time Temptations.

Main Ingredients : Cream Cheese (क्रीम चीज़), Sugar (चीनी)

Cuisine : American

Course : Desserts

Cheese Cake

Cheese Cake Recipe Card


Ever wondered why the phrase “say cheese” is used just before a photograph is clicked? Simply because ‘cheese’ makes one smile! Not only the word but cheese as a food makes a lot of palates happy. It is an inexpensive, versatile and nourishing food. We have our very own Indian version as well as the ones made from soy milk that are even healthier. Whichever form, this is one food that is loved by one and all!

Prep Time : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 41-50 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Cheese Cake Recipe

  • Cream Cheese

  • Sugar 1/2 cup

  • Sugar 1/3 cup

  • Butter 1/4 cup

  • Cake

  • Cream cheese 1 1/2 cups

  • Castor sugar (caster sugar) 1 cup

  • Eggs 3

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon

  • Vanilla essence 1/2 teaspoon

  • Glazed cherries 1/4 cup


Step 1

Preheat the oven to 180°C. For the crust mix together all the ingredients with hand and spread in an eight inch baking dish, covering bottom and one inch up the sides. Set aside.

Step 2

Cream together cheese and sugar till smooth taking care that no lumps remain. Separate yolks and whites of the eggs carefully. Lightly beat the egg yolks and mix it well into the cheese and sugar mixture. Stir in the lemon juice and vanilla essence into the mixture.

Step 3

Using a whisk or hand blender beat egg whites till it forms soft peaks. Fold in the beaten egg whites into the mixture. Pour the mixture over the crust lined in the baking dish. Bake in the preheated oven for thirty minutes or till the center is firm and stiff. Cool and refrigerate.

Step 4

Cake is moist enough and does not require any toppings. Serve chilled with fresh fruits or glazed cherries.

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