Pumpkin Cheesecake
 
By kml9876 | Published on Monday September 22, 2008 | Categories: Sweet Treats | Cheesecake | Halloween | Thanksgiving



This recipe originates from this site http://www.tasteofhome.com/Recipes/Two-Tone-Cheesecake
I have then added flavorings to turn it into a pumpkin cheesecake.

Ingredients


Crust

  • 1  cup graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/2 cup of ginger snap cookies crushed
  • 6 tbsp of granulated sugar
  • 6 tbsp of butter melted

Filling
  • 4 packages (8 oz each) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 3/4 cups of granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 4 eggs lightly beaten
  • 1 teaspoon of cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon of nutmeg
  • 1/2 teaspoon of ground cloves
  • 1 can (15oz) of pure pumpkin

Topping
2/3 cup of pecans crushed
1/3 cup of walnuts crushed
2/3 cup ofbrown sugar
3 tablespoons of melted butter
1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon


Directions
  1. In a bowl, combine cracker crumbs, cookie crumbs, sugar, and butter. Press into the bottom of a greased 10 inch springform pan. Place on a baking sheet. Bake at 325 degrees for ten minutes. Cool on a wire rack.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, beat the cream cheese and sugar until smooth. Gradually beat in cream. Add eggs; beat on low speed until combined.
  3. Next add in the cinnamon, nutmeg, and ground cloves. Beat until mixed in.
  4. Then add in the can of pumpkin. Beat until well blended.
  5. Pour over the crust.
  6. Return the cheesecake to the baking sheet.Bake the cheesecake on a baking sheet at 325 degrees for 65-75 minutes or until center is almost set.
  7. Cool on wire rack for 10 minutes. Carefully run a knife round edge of pan to loosen. Cool one hour longer
  8. For the topping mix all the ingredients together. Sprinkle on top of the cheesecake. I used a kitchen torch to try and melt the sugar but it wasn't such a good dea.



Article: Pumpkin Cheesecake
Categories: Sweet Treats | Cheesecake | Halloween | Thanksgiving
Description: A delicious cheesecake perfect for fall
Tags: Text: 3 tablespoons of melted butter

  1. in a bowl, combine cracker crumbs, cookie crumbs, sugar, and butter. press into the bottom of a greased 10 inch springform pan. place on a baking sheet. bake at 325 degrees for ten minutes. cool on a wire rack.
  2. in a large mixing bowl, beat the cream cheese and sugar until smooth. gradually beat in cream. add eggs; beat on low speed until combined.
  3. next add in the cinnamon, nutmeg, and ground cloves. beat until mixed in.
  4. then add in the can of pumpkin. beat until well blended.
  5. pour over the crust.
  6. return the cheesecake to the baking sheet.bake the cheesecake on a baking sheet at 325 degrees for 65-75 minutes or until center is almost set.
  7. cool on wire rack for 10 minutes. carefully run a knife round edge of pan to loosen. cool one hour longer
  8. for the topping mix all the ingredients together. sprinkle on top of the cheesecake. i used a kitchen torch to try and melt the sugar but it wasn't such a good dea.
    2/3 cup of pecans crushed
    2/3 cup ofbrown sugar

    1/3 cup of walnuts crushed
    • 1  cup graham cracker crumbs
    • 1/2 cup of ginger snap cookies crushed
    • 6 tbsp of granulated sugar
    • 6 tbsp of butter melted




    directions
    filling
    • 4 packages (8 oz each) cream cheese, softened
    • 1 3/4 cups of granulated sugar
    • 3/4 cup heavy whipping cream
    • 4 eggs lightly beaten
    • 1 teaspoon of cinnamon
    • 1 teaspoon of nutmeg
    • 1/2 teaspoon of ground cloves
    • 1 can (15oz) of pure pumpkin


    i have then added flavorings to turn it into a pumpkin cheesecake.
    1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon

    crust

    ingredients

    topping
    this recipe originates from this site http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/two-tone-cheesecake



Relevant Website: http://www.tasteofhome.com/Recipes/Two-Tone-Cheesecake
Author: kml9876
Comments
  • anonymous : Excellent! It tastes like the holidays!