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Cheesecake density ?

What do I adjust (eggs ?) to make a denser cake ? Recipes is cream cheeses,2 eggs,vanilla & wh choco & sugar ?

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snapper3369

Asked by snapper3369 at 4:45 PM on Dec. 24, 2012 in Food & Drink

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  • Don't know if it will help you or not because I do not make home-made, but my mother always used lemon jello in hers.
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 5:22 PM on Dec. 24, 2012

  • Not sure because, if you adjust the recipe with an additional egg, it may be troublesome. I'd see if I could find a recipe that calls for 3 eggs instead of two
    Mrs_Prissy

    Answer by Mrs_Prissy at 5:47 PM on Dec. 24, 2012

  • I am with Miss Prissy, on this one. More eggs will make it denser, but just chucking one into a two egg recipe could be problematic.
    tessiedawg

    Answer by tessiedawg at 6:08 PM on Dec. 24, 2012

  • I've noticed that the lighter cheesecakes have things like sour cream, ricotta cheese, cream, half and half, or gelatin in the batter. Look for a recipe with fewer ingredients...mainly just cream cheese and eggs and not much else. I like a dense cheesecake also. I like the sour cream topping from time to time as well.
    NikkiMomof2grls

    Answer by NikkiMomof2grls at 5:49 PM on Dec. 28, 2012

  • Go on some websites and read several recipes. That recipe does not sound right.
    booklover545

    Answer by booklover545 at 12:15 AM on Dec. 30, 2012

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