5 Reviews

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

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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.

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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..

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Indianagal1951 December 17, 2008

I liked the simplicity of this recipe. I used low-fat cream cheese and light sour cream. I also used 1/4 cup Splenda instead of the sugar. The crust was a chocolate store-bought one. I also melted 1/4 cup of semi-sweet choc chips, added about 1/2 cup of the cream cheese mixture to it and stirred. I then poured the vanilla mixture in the crust, topped it with the chocolate mixture and baked. My only complaint is that the filling was a bit sour. I think it needs more sugar/splenda.

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Engineer in the Kitchen April 02, 2007

I love cheesecake but usually make a chocolate or fruit based cheesecake. Your cake was a nice change for us! It is light and very tasty. I used low-fat cream cheese and low-fat sour cream and made the crust with Graham-Cracker Crust (Microwave). I also used lemon extract instead of vanilla and it came out great! Thanks Recipe Reader for making me rediscover the taste of a basic cream cheese pie!!

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Redsie February 10, 2007
Basic Cream Cheese Pie (Mom's Cheesecake)