Lemon Gingersnap Cheesecake Dessert

Lemon Cheesecake Recipes
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This cheesecake-style dessert has a great lemon and ginger flavor.
35 min
Prep Time
6:00
Total Time
16 servings

Ingredients

Crust

40 (1 3/4-inch) (2 cups)
gingersnap cookies, finely crushed
1/3 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter, melted
1/3 cup
sugar

Filling

3 (8-ounce) packages
cream cheese, softened
1 cup
sugar
2 tablespoons
all-purpose flour
2 tablespoons
freshly grated lemon zest
3 tablespoons
lemon juice
3
large Land O Lakes® Eggs

Topping

1 cup
Land O Lakes® Heavy Whipping Cream
1/4 cup
powdered sugar
1/2 teaspoon
ground ginger, if desired
 
Crushed gingersnaps, if desired

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350°F.
  2. Combine crushed gingersnaps, butter and 1/3 cup sugar in bowl; mix well. Press onto bottom of ungreased 13x9-inch glass baking pan.
  3. Beat cream cheese in bowl until creamy. Add all remaining filling ingredients except eggs. Beat at medium speed until creamy. Add eggs; continue beating until well mixed. Pour mixture over crust.
  4. Bake 22-25 minutes or until cheesecake is set 1 inch from edges. Cool at room temperature 2 hours. Refrigerate at least 3 hours.
  5. Combine all topping ingredients except crushed gingersnaps in bowl; beat at high speed until stiff peaks form.
  6. Cut cheesecake into individual servings; place each onto dessert plate. Dollop each with whipped cream mixture; sprinkle with crushed gingersnaps, if desired.

Recipe Tips

- Use a food processor to crush the cookies into fine crumbs.

- You will need two lemons to make this dessert.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories
390
Cholesterol
110mg
Carbohydrates
35g
Protein
5g
Fat
27g
Sodium
290mg
Dietary Fiber
1g

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Making this again today. Third time making it and the family loves it.

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