Strawberry Cheesecake Heaven
Picture this: a slice of creamy strawberry cheesecake, so divine that it melts in your mouth, leaving a burst of fresh strawberry goodness. Our Strawberry Cheesecake Heaven recipe is a symphony of flavors and textures that will make your taste buds sing with delight. Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or simply indulging in a sweet treat, this dessert is the perfect choice.
- 1 ½ cups graham cracker crumbs
- ½ cup unsalted butter, melted
- 3 cups cream cheese, softened
- 1 cup granulated sugar
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 4 large eggs
- 1 cup fresh strawberries, diced
- ½ cup strawberry jam
- Whipped cream and fresh strawberries for garnish
- Preheat your oven to 325°F (160°C) and grease a 9-inch springform pan.
- In a bowl, combine the graham cracker crumbs and melted butter. Press this mixture into the bottom of the pan to form the crust.
- In a large mixing bowl, beat the cream cheese until smooth. Add sugar and vanilla extract, and beat until well combined.
- Beat in the eggs one at a time, ensuring each is fully incorporated before adding the next.
- Gently fold in the diced strawberries and pour the mixture over the crust.
- Bake for 45-50 minutes, or until the cheesecake is set but slightly jiggly in the center.
- Remove from the oven and let it cool to room temperature. Then refrigerate for at least 4 hours or until fully chilled.
- Warm the strawberry jam in a small saucepan and drizzle it over the chilled cheesecake.
- Garnish with whipped cream and fresh strawberries.
- Slice, serve, and enjoy your slice of Strawberry Cheesecake Heaven!
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Yield: 12 servings
Strawberry Cheesecake Heaven is a delightful dessert that combines the richness of cheesecake with the sweetness of fresh strawberries. The buttery graham cracker crust provides the perfect contrast to the creamy filling, and the strawberry jam drizzle adds a burst of fruity flavor. This recipe is a slice of pure bliss!
Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories 380 | Fat 26g | Carbohydrates 31g | Protein 6g
Picture yourself savoring each bite of this heavenly dessert, sharing it with loved ones, or indulging in a moment of self-care. Strawberry Cheesecake Heaven is more than just a dessert; it’s a delightful experience that will leave you craving for more. So, gather your ingredients, follow the simple instructions, and treat yourself to a slice of pure bliss!