Recipe: New York Cheese Cake

I think I remember why I was posting these. May look into it.

Recipe: New York Cheesecake

Published on February 26, 2019 by Marica | Edit


  • 3 8 oz packages cream cheese (softened)
  • 1 ½ C sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 pint sour cream
  • 2 Tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 pint heavy whipping cream (not whipped)
  • ½ tsp vanilla
  • Graham cracker crust (pressed into bottom and up sides of a buttered 10 or 12 inch springform pan)
  • Topping (optional: cherries, blueberries, or strawberries, sweetened to taste)
  1. Preheat oven to 350o. Beat cream cheese and sugar until smooth. Add eggs one at a time, beating after each addition. Add remaining ingredients and beat on medium speed of electric mixer until well mixed. Pour over graham cracker crust. Bake for 1 hour. Turn off oven and leave in oven for 8 hours. (Don’t open oven during this time.) After removing from oven, top with sweetened berries if desired. Refrigerate several hours before serving.