Just Plain Luscious Cheesecake

Recipe by Riverlivin
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READY IN: 1hr 15mins
SERVES: 10-12
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  • For the crust, combine the graham crackers, 1/2 cup of the sugar and the melted butter in a food processor. Process until very fine and evenly moistened.
  • Press crust mixture evenly into a springform pan. Put pan into the fridge for 10 minutes to firm. While this is firming work on the filling.
  • For the filling, combine the cream cheese, 1 cup of the sugar, the egg, and 2 tablespoons of the vanilla into the food processor and cream together until very smooth.
  • Pour the filling mixture into the crust and bake in a 375 degree oven for 35-40 minutes.
  • When done baking, remove cheesecake from the oven and cool for 15 minutes.
  • Raise the oven temperature to 450 degrees.
  • While the cheesecake is cooling, make the topping. In a small bowl, combine the sour cream with the remaining 2 tablespoons of vanilla and the remaining 2 tablespoons of sugar.
  • Spread topping over the cooled filling.
  • Bake in a 450 degree oven for 10 minutes.
  • Let cool and ENJOY!
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