Mini Cheesecakes

Mini Cheesecakes

CategoryDifficultyBeginner

Best cheesecakes ever!!! If we do say so ourselves...

Yields1 Serving
Prep Time10 minsCook Time20 minsTotal Time30 mins

Ingredients

 1 ¼ cups Graham Crumbs or Oreo Crumbs
 ¼ cup Melted Butter
 16 oz Cream Cheese (At Room Temperature)
 ¾ cup White Sugar
 2 Eggs
 ½ tsp Vanilla Extract
 1 Vanilla Bean
 1 Lemon Zest
 1 Orange Zest

Directions

1

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line miniature muffin tins with paper liners.

2

Add melted butter to crumbs, gently mix by hand, and place about 1/2 teaspoon into each paper cup.

3

Push down with your fingers to create an even base.

4

Bake for 3-5 minutes.

5

In a mixing bowl, beat cream cheese, until smooth

6

Add sugar and mix, slowly, then

7

Add eggs and vanilla, continue mixing until light and fluffy.

8

Fill each miniature muffin liner with this mixture, almost to the top.

9

Bake for about 15 minutes. Check with toothpick, toothpick should be moist.

10

Cool on wire rack

11

Top with a teaspoonful of whatever you decide (Ex. Cherry pie filling, blueberry pie filling etc, balsamic vinegar)

Ingredients

 1 ¼ cups Graham Crumbs or Oreo Crumbs
 ¼ cup Melted Butter
 16 oz Cream Cheese (At Room Temperature)
 ¾ cup White Sugar
 2 Eggs
 ½ tsp Vanilla Extract
 1 Vanilla Bean
 1 Lemon Zest
 1 Orange Zest

Directions

1

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line miniature muffin tins with paper liners.

2

Add melted butter to crumbs, gently mix by hand, and place about 1/2 teaspoon into each paper cup.

3

Push down with your fingers to create an even base.

4

Bake for 3-5 minutes.

5

In a mixing bowl, beat cream cheese, until smooth

6

Add sugar and mix, slowly, then

7

Add eggs and vanilla, continue mixing until light and fluffy.

8

Fill each miniature muffin liner with this mixture, almost to the top.

9

Bake for about 15 minutes. Check with toothpick, toothpick should be moist.

10

Cool on wire rack

11

Top with a teaspoonful of whatever you decide (Ex. Cherry pie filling, blueberry pie filling etc, balsamic vinegar)

Mini Cheesecakes