Lemon Cheesecake

YUMMLY(2)
10Ingredients
2Hours
270Calories

Description

Creamy cheesecake with a bright burst of lemon flavor is made even more delicious by a crisp and spicy gingersnap crust. Updated 03/18/2019: We've since gone through to clarify any confusing instructions. Apologies for the inconvenience!

Ingredients

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  • 8 ounces gingersnap cookies
  • 1/3 cup unsalted butter (and additional softened butter to grease pan)
  • 35 ounces brick-style cream cheese (room temperature, divided)
  • 1 1/3 cups granulated sugar (divided)
  • 2 lemons (large, zest only)
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 3 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract (divided)
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 4 eggs (room temperature)
  • 3/4 cup heavy cream
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    Directions

    1. Preheat the oven to 400°F.
    2. Lightly grease the sides of a 9-inch springform pan with softened butter.
    3. Cut a circle of parchment paper 9 inches in diameter. Lay the circle on the bottom of the springform pan.
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    NutritionView More

    270Calories
    Sodium3% DV70mg
    Fat26% DV17g
    Protein6% DV3g
    Carbs9% DV28g
    Fiber4% DV<1g
    Calories270Calories from Fat150
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat17g26%
    Saturated Fat10g50%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol125mg42%
    Sodium70mg3%
    Potassium85mg2%
    Protein3g6%
    Calories from Fat150
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate28g9%
    Dietary Fiber<1g4%
    Sugars25g50%
    Vitamin A10%
    Vitamin C25%
    Calcium6%
    Iron4%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(2)

    Yummly User 8 months ago
    I made it and it is delisious, no thanks to rhe recipe instructions! They are very bad!!! Pretty much had to figure out the wholenthing myself!
    Lisa L. 8 months ago
    Would the lemons be incorporated into the mix in step 18? It might be me but I don't see where the lemons are used

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