Total Time
Prep 0 mins
Cook 40 mins

This is so different than the usual sweet cheesecake but such a nice change. The lemon and the rosemary complement each other. Found this at

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 300°.
  2. Grease and flour a 9 inch springform pan.
  3. Beat butter and sugar until light.
  4. Beat in ricotta cheese, flour, baking powder, and vanilla.
  5. Stir in eggs, rosemary, lemon peel until just combined. Do not beat.
  6. Pour into prepared pan.
  7. Bake 40 minutes. Turn oven off. Leave cheesecake in the oven for 1 hour.
  8. Remove from oven, cool on a rack for 15 minutes. Run a knife arond the sides of the pan. Allow to cool for another 30 minutes. Remove sides of pan and allow the cake to finish cooling.
  9. Refrigerate at least 4 hours before serving. Top with a sprig of rosemary.
Most Helpful

Awesome but I only used 1/2 cup of sugar.

jckarcher98 January 12, 2013