Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe

Pumpkin on Porch

Pumpkin Cheesecake Description

Cheesecake is high in cholesterol, but outstanding in taste. So, when it’s made with pumpkin, it is  simply….Spectacular! Even those of us with high cholesterol, can’t resist this truly delicious pumpkin cheesecake dessert.

Number of Servings: Twelve



Cake Ingredients: 
2 Sticks(One cup)Butter
2 1/2 cupsFlour
1 cupGranulated Sugar
1/2 cupPumpkin(canned or fresh pureed)
1/2 cupSour Cream
1 teaspoonVanilla
2 teaspoonsBaking Powder
1 teaspoonCinnamon
1/2 teaspoonBaking Soda
1/3 teaspoon(or less)Salt
Filling Ingredients: 
8 ouncesCream Cheese
1/3 cupGranulated Sugar
1/4 cupCanned Pumpkin
1 tablespoonCorn Starch
1/2 teaspoonVanilla

Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe Directions:

Filling Preparation:

  1. In a mixing bowl, beat ingredients until very smooth.
  2. Set aside and prepare cake batter.
  3. Pour into glass dish on top of batter as described in cake instructions below.

For Cake:

  1. Pre-heat oven to 350 ° F.
  2. In a large bowl, cream butter, sugar, and vanilla until light and fluffy.
  3. Add eggs and beat well.
  4. Add flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon and salt.
  5. Mix in pumpkin and sour cream. Blend thoroughly until smooth.
  6. Pour 1/2 of batter into a buttered 13×9 inch glass baking dish.
  7. Add the filling mix, spreading the batter evenly in the dish.
  8. Add remaining batter and lightly swirl into filling.
  9. Bake for 50 to 55 minutes.
  10. Allow to cool.
  11. Cut into twelve servings

Serving Tips and Suggestions:

  • Add whipped cream on top when serving.
  • Serve with a glass of cold milk.

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