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New York's finest dessert. Chowhounds weigh in on how to bake the perfect creamy cheesecake, including tips on preventing cracking, making a great graham cracker crust, and more. Plus where to find the best store-bought or restaurant version in your area.

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Costco vs BJs cheese cake

by MartyB 5 days ago

I have an account with both Costco and BJs. With Shavuot approaching I was wondering if anyone who has tried both sto...


helou commented 9 hours ago

No-bake cheesecake WITHOUT cream or whipped topping

by spazita 7 years ago

Hi there Chow-people! I'm looking for a recipe from back in the 60s my Mom used to make. It was a VERY simple cher...

LulusMom commented 12 days ago

Cheesecake without a pan?

by HotFoodieMama 2 months ago

I want to make a cheesecake but do not have a spring form pan can I use something else?


Foxeyblue commented 1 month ago

Curdled Cheesecake

by Divjain1911 2 years ago

I followed a cheesecake recipe which included adding lemon juice to the batter. After adding the lemon juice, my chee...


Genoviab commented 2 months ago

Old cheesecake bakery in Oakland on Foothill by Fruitvale

by joltgrrl 10 years ago

My uncle was friends with the baker of one of the best cheesecakes that I've ever tasted. The shop was on Foothill Bl...


Mokolea commented 2 months ago

Dorfer's Vienna Cheesecake

by LKinLA 7 months ago

Any updates on finding recipe for Dorfer's Vienna Cheesecake from the 50's-60's??? To me, the best cheesecake ever c...


Mokolea commented 2 months ago

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The Monte's Venetian Room Cheesecake

by cheeseisheaven 2 months ago

I started thinking about Monte's cheesecake, the old Monte's, before it got it's face lift. Does anyone have the reci...

Recipe Help: Bake Cheese Tart (Sold in Japan)

by ad7yn 3 months ago

Hello, Please help me find a recipe for the bake cheese tart. I tried it at their kiosk in Tokyo. Here's the company...

ad7yn commented 3 months ago

So what makes a firmer cheesecake anyway?

by Katie Nell 11 years ago

The Thanksgiving thread and my thoughts on pumpkin cheesecake got me to thinking about cheesecake in general. I gene...


Smokeydoke30 commented 3 months ago

Can Cheesecake crust be salvaged?

by KSchey 5 years ago

So I baked a cheesecake in a springform pan, wrapped with foil and baked it in the water bath. Everything seemed to t...


BrendaCavazos commented 3 months ago


by caiatransplant 3 years ago

Hi all. Years ago, in the Bay Area, there was a wonderful bakery that 'specialized in cheesecake. Its name was Dorf...


haysa commented 4 months ago

Savory cheesecake

by chrisdan 4 months ago

I recently made a crab and corn cheesecake (a recipe from Emeril Lagasse). It was very good but I had a problem with ...


chrisdan commented 4 months ago

No bake cheese cake

by 1benita 5 months ago

Hello everyone. So i made a no bake cheese cake and by my own stupidy set it with all the cream cheese chunks and did...

ninrn commented 4 months ago

Hanson's Landing Lobster Cheesecake

by Avid Rita 11 years ago

Hanson's Landing in Wakefield, RI, had a signature dish that garnered rave reviews: a lobster cheesecake appetizer a...


kewtie1 commented 5 months ago

Cheesecake on a cake base?

by Normandie 7 years ago

Trying to do something different with a cheesecake for Christmas. I've been looking around online at recipes *and* r...

PeanutButterJelloTime commented 6 months ago

If I Double the Cheesecake Recipe.....

by lskynard 9 years ago do I calculate the baking time?? The recipe reads to bake at 350* for one hour, then turn the oven off and l...


theancientone commented 8 months ago

Airy/fluffy cheesecake?

by mooncaked 7 years ago

It's the BF's birthday tomorrow and his favorite cake is a simple cheesecake + strawberries. He's a pretty big fan of...


squirrel38 commented 8 months ago

Excellent Bakery in Phoenix- La Mejor

by t19103 1 year ago

I was in the neighborhood and searched to find the best food around. There were excellent online reviews for this pa...


rob_dobbs commented 8 months ago

Help finding a Bon Appetit recipe published 1980-1993

by Knitefairy 1 year ago

I used a Chocolate Cheese Cake recipe that I can not find. I believe it was in a Nov or Dec issue 1980-1993. It h...


marisolsita commented 9 months ago

Cheesecake Recipe

by itzelstagram 10 months ago

Hi! So I'm going to make cheesecake based on a recipe I found online and they use a spring form pan size of 13×9. Min...


Vidute commented 9 months ago

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