Basic Cream Cheese Pie (Mom's Cheesecake)

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

This is a simple version of cheesecake, using a store bought graham cracker crust. You can dress it up if you wish, by topping it with a little fruit or pie filling.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 325.
  2. Combine in blender: egg, sugar, sour cream, vanilla. Blend.
  3. While still blending, add cream cheese pieces and pour in the melted butter.
  4. Pour into crust and bake for 30 minutes.
Most Helpful

Made it with mashed Strawberries and White chocolate shavings.It was delicious.A great basic Cheese Pie recipe.

crysmac September 26, 2012

I enjoyed this recipe. The first time it came out a little too sweet for my husband, but the kids loved it. The second time I added 2 teaspoons of lemon juice and it turned out perfect, you could taste the lemon, but it wasn't too overwhelming.

snookieg January 25, 2012

This recipe is so close to the one I lost.. so am going to give it a try.. the one I lost was from a package of low fat cream cheese from Publix grocery store.. thanks for posting this.. I have been looking for awhile to find one even close to the one I had..

Indianagal1951 December 17, 2008