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Recipe of the Day *8-22-12*

Posted by on Aug. 22, 2012 at 11:29 AM
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Strawberry Cheesecake

  • Crust:
  • One stick butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup chopped macadamia nuts
  • 7/8 cup flour
  • 3 tvs brown sugar
  • Filling:
  • 24 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 tbs vanilla extract
  • 2 tsp fresh lime juice
  • 3 large eggs
  • Strawberry Glaze:
  • 2 pt fresh strawberry
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 tbs cornstarch
  • The juice of half of a lime
CRUST
1. Mix all ingredients in a bowl
2. Place in a 10″ spring form pan
3. Place pan a notch above the middle of the oven
4. Broil until mixture is slightly brown, sitrring often
5. Remove from oven and pat down to make crust flat
***MAKE SURE TO NOT BURN CRUST***
FILLING
1. Beat cream cheese
2. Add sugar gradually, continue beating
3. Add eggs one at a time, continue beating until mixed well
4. Add extract and lime juice.
5. Bake at 350º for 25 minutes
6. Cool to room temperature before adding glaze
GLAZE
1. Place 1 cup strawberries in blender
2. Puree
3. Slice any left over strawberries and place on top of filling
4. In a medium saucepan, add sugar and cornstarch
5. Add strawberry puree and lime juice very slowly.
5. Cook over medium heat until thick.
***DO NOT OVERCOOK***
Pour glaze over the filling, and let chill in fridge for at least 8 hours before serving
by on Aug. 22, 2012 at 11:29 AM
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Maries_Mom23
by on Aug. 22, 2012 at 11:29 AM

MistressMinerva
by on Aug. 22, 2012 at 5:10 PM

My favorite.

melaniecerise
by on Aug. 22, 2012 at 5:22 PM

I love cheesecake and strawberries

4kidz916
by Melissa on Aug. 22, 2012 at 6:56 PM

I wish I had a piece of that. 

frndlyfn
by Heather on Aug. 23, 2012 at 3:34 AM

sounds good.  I have never had cheese cake.  Is that weird?

Maries_Mom23
by on Aug. 23, 2012 at 6:25 AM

What's wrong with you?  LOL..

You have to try it! :)

Quoting frndlyfn:

sounds good.  I have never had cheese cake.  Is that weird?


RachelRoss
by on Aug. 23, 2012 at 6:27 AM
bump


frndlyfn
by Heather on Aug. 23, 2012 at 3:55 PM

I think it is a texture thing.  My dad always bought some from a local church.

Quoting Maries_Mom23:

What's wrong with you?  LOL..

You have to try it! :)

Quoting frndlyfn:

sounds good.  I have never had cheese cake.  Is that weird?

 


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