NY Style Strawberry Cheesecake with Strawberry Balsamic Glaze


NY Style Strawberry Cheesecake with Strawberry Balsamic Glaze
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Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 6-8
  • Crust -
  • 2 Cups - Oreo Cookies (Finely ground w/ frosting centers removed. Approximately 2 sleeves.)
  • ¼ Cup - Salted Butter (Melted)
  • 2 Tbsp - Sugar
  • Cheesecake -
  • 32oz (4 Packages) - Cream Cheese
  • 1⅔ Cups - Sugar
  • 3 Tbsp - Flour
  • ¼ Tsp - Salt
  • 4 - Eggs
  • 2 - Egg Yolks
  • 1.5 Tsp - Vanilla Extract
  • ¼ Cup - Sour Cream
  1. Finely grind Oreo cookies. Add melted butter and sugar, and gently mix with a fork to combine and fully coat the crumbs.
  2. Press into a 9" spring form pan and set aside.
  3. Preheat oven to 220º F.
  4. In a large mixer, on low, combine room temperature cream cheese, sugar, flour, and salt until smooth.
  5. Add in 4 full eggs, plus 2 egg yolks one at a time until thoroughly incorporated.
  6. Add vanilla and sour cream, and beat until combined.
  7. Pour cheesecake mixture into pan and bake for 90 minutes.
  8. Increase temperature to 300º F and continue to bake for another 15-20 minutes. Cheesecake should be firm, and very lightly golden.
  9. Remember to run a knife around the edge of the cheesecake as soon as it comes out to help avoid any possible cracking.
  10. Allow to cool to room temperature before covering placing in the fridge 3-24 hours.
  11. When ready to serve, top with quartered strawberries, and Strawberry Balsamic Glaze. (I used Modena Fine Foods)


Rebekah (Editor)

About Rebekah (Editor)

Rebekah spent much of her childhood on the coast of Maine where she cultivated her affinity for local seafood. Her lust for traveling extended beyond her New England borders and so she spent time traveling to Nepal, Mexico, Canada, Puerto Rico, and various parts of the U.S. before taking up blogging and spawn rearing as her full time gig. A transplant into the DC Metro Area, she has a newfound enthusiasm for gastronomy, and finding the best indulgences in the District. Rebekah's photographs and writing have been published by various media outlets, however her love of adventure would find her constantly on the go exploring new places and cuisine.

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