Raspberry Cheesecake Recipe

Looking for an easy Raspberry Cheesecake recipe? Learn how to make Raspberry Cheesecake using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by dmwkl712

Makes 12 servings



Cheesecake like the Cheesecake Factory but with fat free ingredients.

Recipe Ingredients for Raspberry Cheesecake

20 gram crackers, chocolate
1/3 cup margarine, melted
1/2 cup raspberry preserves
1/4 cup water
32 ounce fat free cream cheese, room temperature
1 1/4 cups splenda
1/2 cup fat free sour cream (room temperature)
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
5 eggs (room temperature)
4 ounces white chocolate, chopped into chunks

Recipe Directions for Raspberry Cheesecake

  1. Preheat oven to 475 degrees.

  2. Place a large pan filled with about 1/2-inch of water into the oven while it

  3. preheats. This will be your water bath.

  4. Combine the raspberry preserves with 1/4 cup water

  5. In a medium microwave-safe bowl. Heat for 1 1/2 minutes on high in your microwave. Stir until smooth.

  6. Strain to remove the raspberry seeds, and discard seeds.

  7. Allow strained preserves to cool, then put the bowl in the refrigerator until later.

  8. Crush gram cracker, pour into a medium bowl.

  9. Mix in 1/3 cup melted margarine.

  10. Press the crumb into a 9-inch spring form pan that has been lined on the bottom and side with parchment paper.

  11. Use the bottom of a drinking glass to press the crumb mixture flat into the bottom of the pan and about 2/3 the way up the side.

  12. Wrap a large piece of foil around the bottom of the pan to keep the cheesecake in the water bath and prevent it from leaking.

  13. Put the crust in your freezer until the filling is done.

  14. Use an electric mixer to combine the softened cream cheese with the sugar,

  15. sour cream, and vanilla.

  16. Mix on the lowest setting for a couple minutes or until the ingredients are smooth and creamy.

  17. You don't want to beat too much air into the mixture, or it will fall and be grainy.

  18. Be sure to scrape down the sides of the bowl.

  19. Whisk the eggs in a medium bowl and then add them to the cream cheese mixture.

  20. Blend the mixture just enough to integrate the eggs.

  21. Remove the crust from the freezer and sprinkle 4 ounces of white chocolate chunks onto the bottom of the crust.

  22. Pour half of the cream cheese filling into the crust.

  23. Drizzle the raspberry preserves over the entire surface of the filling.

  24. Use a butter knife to swirl the raspberry into the cream cheese.

  25. Just a couple passes is fine, you don't want to blend the raspberry and cream cheese together too much.

  26. Pour the other half of the filling into the crust.

  27. Carefully place the cheesecake into the water bath in the oven.

  28. Bake for 12 minutes at 475 degrees, then turn the oven down to 350 degrees and bake for 50 to 60 minutes or until the top of the cheesecake turns a light brown or tan color.

  29. Remove the cheesecake from the oven to cool on a cooling rack.

  30. When the cheesecake is completely cool, cover cheesecake with plastic wrap and place in refrigerator to sit overnight.

  31. Before serving, sprinkle the entire top surface of cheesecake with 2 ounces of shaved white chocolate.

  32. To serve, slice the cheesecake into 12 equal portions.

  33. Apply a pile of fresh whipped cream to the top of each slice and serve.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 161.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
543
Calories from Fat
331
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
36.8g
57%
Saturated Fat
20.0g
100%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
164mg
55%
Sodium
343mg
14%
Potassium
181mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
39.7g
13%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
33.2g
Protein
9.3g
Vitamin A 28% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 11% Iron 8%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
F
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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