Junior's Original Cheesecake

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 45 mins

It doesn't get any better than this. I got this from the New York Cookbook by Molly O'Neill.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Generously butter the bottom and sides of an 8-inch springform pan.
  3. Lightly coat the bottom of the pan with the graham cracker crumbs and refrigerate pan.
  4. In large bowl, combine the sugar and cornstarch.
  5. Beat in cream cheese, then beat in egg.
  6. Slowly drizzle in the heavy cream, beating constantly.
  7. Add vanilla and stir well.
  8. Pour the mixture into prepared pan and bake until top is golden, 40-45 minutes.
  9. Cool in pan on a wire rack for 3 hours.
Most Helpful

Finally, someone else , makes a cheesecake like mine. This is my exact recipe. I had to modify it a few years back though, as I have to make everything gluten free.

BeckyCherwak June 24, 2008