Cheesecake Pie W/Triple Berry Curd

Total Time
55mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 35 mins

I got this recipe off "Cooking Light Magazine" and adapted it to my liking. NOTE: for a diabetic/diet-safe version, feel free to swap any of the sugar with splenda

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350°.
  2. THE CRUST.
  3. To the prepare crust, combine the first 4 ingredients in a small bowl; stir with a fork until moist. Press into bottom and 1 inch up the sides of a 9-inch greased (cooking spray or butter) pie plate. Bake at 350° for 7 minutes; cool on a wire rack.
  4. THE FILLING.
  5. To prepare the filling, combine the cheeses, sour cream, and the following 4 ingredients in a stand mixer; beat at a medium-high speed until smooth. Add eggs and egg yolk; beat until smooth. Spoon filling into prepared crust. Bake at 350° for approximately 35 minutes or until set (jiggles in the center, but is set 2-inches from the crust). Cool completely on a wire rack. Cover and chill at approximately 4-6 hours or overnight.
  6. To serve, spread Triple Berry Curd evenly over top.
  7. THE CURD.
  8. Place all berries in a blender, and process until smooth. Press the berry puree through a sieve over a medium bowl using the back of a spoon, pouring the half 'n' half over the sieving berries as you do so; discard seeds. Reserve any of remaining puree for another use; store in the refrigerator.
  9. Whisk in the eggs into the puree mixture; whisk until well-incorporated. Sieve in (or with a flour-duster) the cornstarch, sugar/splenda, lemon juice, and vanilla. whisk until smooth. Bring to a boil in a small saucepan over medium heat, stirring constantly with a whisk. Reduce heat, and simmer 1 minute or so until thick, stirring constantly. Remove from heat and Cool.
  10. Spoon the mixture into a medium bowl and let cool completely before serving with cheesecake.