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Simple New York-Style Cheesecake

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Here's fluffy, light, and perfect cheesecake, done the New York way. Plan ahead for this one - for best results, this cheesecake needs at least 6 hours to chill after baking. The recipe is a Yummly original created by Sara Mellas.


  • butter (softened, for pan)
  • 8 oz. honey graham crackers (8 oz. is about 12 crackers)
  • 1/4 cup light brown sugar (packed)
  • 1/4 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1/8 tsp. salt (for crust)
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
  • 2 lb. brick-style cream cheese (room temperature)
  • 1 1/8 cups granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1 Tbsp. vanilla extract
  • 1/8 tsp. salt (for filling)
  • 4 large eggs (at room temperature)
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    Calories330Calories from Fat150
    Total Fat17g26%
    Saturated Fat9g45%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat150
    Total Carbohydrate42g14%
    Dietary Fiber<1g3%
    Vitamin A10%
    Vitamin C0%

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


    Hello Jennie a month ago
    Delicious! My oven is done at 90 minutes
    Cansu Kaya 4 months ago
    Great recipe. Highly recommended!
    Mary T. 9 months ago
    won't know how good it is until tomorrow, has to be refrigerated over night. but it looks good
    T Bansal 9 months ago
    This is my new go to cheesecake recipe
    norma a year ago
    beautiful. smooth and easy. i cant wait to try it. thank you .
    Turtle a year ago
    absolutely amazing, I was really shocked by how great it turned out!
    jorge reis a year ago
    very good, and very simple to do
    Cel a year ago
    This is a perfect recipe. The whole family enjoyed it.
    Robert Kelly a year ago
    It was pretty good. It had a bit of a sublte strange flavor to it though, almost bitter.
    Daisy Leavitt a year ago
    Great!!! Definitely make again!!
    Extremely delicious cheesecake! But, to get 330 calories per slice you have to cut that 9" cake into 20 slices.
    Ashley 2 years ago
    Will be making again!
    Audrey Fernandes 2 years ago
    It was a little messy (for me) and especially since it’s my first time doing it, but it was lovely! I had read a comment about it coming out a little bit like creme brûlée on the top at least, and mine happened the same, but it’s delicious. And I’m a beginner in the kitchen, so following the videos and instructions, everything worked out!
    Chanel Hutchison 2 years ago
    Delicious whole family loved it!
    Di Marco 2 years ago
    It was amazing thank you this was so helpful
    Aaron Penney 2 years ago
    Tasted amazing. Simple and easy step-by-step instructions!
    Kamande 2 years ago
    Woooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooow that was amazing
    Fadeke 2 years ago
    AMAZING. Our cheesecake came out looking like crème brûlée a little, but it tasted so good. Would definitely recommend.
    Josta Fuentes 2 years ago
    Yumm looks so good when it came out
    Jibi John 2 years ago
    It didn’t come out like the recipe
    Marissa Medrano 3 years ago
    Delicious! I love how clear the directions and videos were, and they helped me make my first cheesecake!