Christmas Cheesecake

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My Christmas gift to you is this delicious recipe courtesy of Gooseberry Patch;

This recipe has the advantage of making delicious cheesecake without the bother of a spring form pan.

Crust: 1/2 c white flour

1/3 c softened butter

1/2 c brown sugar

Combine flour, butter and sugar; pat in an ungreased 8″ square pan (or use a round pan). Bake at 350 degrees for 8-10 minutes. Remove from oven.


2-8 oz. pkgs. cream cheese, softened

1/2 c sugar

2 large eggs

4 T. milk or cream

2 T. lemon juice

1 t. vanilla

Using an electric mixer, combine ingredients until smooth.  Spread over partially baked crust.  Bake 30-35 minutes more at 350 degrees. Decorate with your favorite toppings, such as cranberries, chocolate syrup,raspberry sauce, peppermint sprinkles or chocolate shavings. Enjoy!