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Strawberry-Topped Cheesecake
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Classic creamy cheesecake with graham cracker crust and fresh strawberry topping.

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 12 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 155.8
Total Carbs 21.8 g
Dietary Fiber 1.7 g
Sugars 15.9 g
Total Fat 3.1 g
Saturated Fat 1.4 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.3 g
Potassium 72.8 mg
Protein 9.9 g
Sodium 300.3 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 1/2 Meat , 1 Other Carbs , 1/2 Starch , 1/2 Lean Meat
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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0 1/2 cup  Cracker Crumbs, graham, plain
4 tsp  Butter, unsalted
1 cup  Cottage Cheese, 1% fat, unsalted
0 1/4 cup  fat free milk
16 oz  Cream Cheese, fat free, plain
0 3/4 cup  sugar
2 tbsp  white all purpose flour
1 1/4 tsp  vanilla extract
0 1/2 tsp  fresh lemon peel
3 each  eggs
0 1/4 cup  Sour Cream, fat free
2 tsp  fat free milk
1 tsp  sugar
1 cup  fresh sliced strawberries
  1. In a small bowl stir together graham cracker crumbs and melted butter. Press into the bottom of an 8-inch springform pan. Set aside.
  2. In a large food processor bowl combine undrained cottage cheese and the ¼ cup milk. Cover and process until smooth.
  3. Add cream cheese, the ¾ cup sugar, flour, 1 teaspoon of the vanilla, and lemon peel. Cover and process until smooth.
  4. Add eggs; cover and process just until combined. Do not overprocess. Pour mixture into prepared pan. Place pan on a baking sheet.
  5. Bake in a 375 degrees F oven for 35 to 40 minutes or until set. Cool for 15 minutes.
  6. Using a narrow metal spatula, loosen the side of the cheesecake from pan. Cool 30 minutes more; remove the side of pan. Cool completely. Cover and chill for 4 to 24 hours.
  7. In a small bowl combine sour cream, the 2 teaspoons milk, the 1 teaspoon sugar, and remaining ¼ teaspoon vanilla.
  8. To serve, arrange berries on top of cheesecake; drizzle with sour cream mixture.

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