Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 45 mins

This recipe came from Paula's Home Cooking. (I swear I gain 5 lbs. every time I watch the show..=0) I like this recipe because it is not as sweet/rich as a traditional pecan pie.Note: I took cake baker's advice and doubled the filling amounts.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Topping:.
  3. Combine all ingredients in a small bowl, mix well until eggs are golden and set aside.
  4. Filling:.
  5. In a medium bowl, mix softened cream cheese, sugar, salt, vanilla, and egg.
  6. Mix well.
  7. Pour filling into pie shell.
  8. Top with toasted pecans.
  9. Pour Topping over pecans.
  10. Bake for 45 minutes.
Most Helpful

This was so delicious! I loved it with the graham cracker crust!

KitchieWitchyGoo September 02, 2009

I make this cheescake but I do double the filling recipe because otherwise it is rather thin. I also use a graham cracker crust instead. I am a baker and this one of the most popular cheesecake I sell.

The Real Cake Baker May 24, 2007

This pie was wonderful. I found out that you need to chill it before cutting to set the pie.

Chris70 November 11, 2004