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What You Need
Original recipe yields 16 servings
7 graham crackers, finely crushed (about 1 cup)
3 Tbsp. butter, melted
1 cup plus 3 Tbsp. sugar, divided
4 pkg. (8 oz. each) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
1 cup BREAKSTONE'S or KNUDSEN Sour Cream
1 Tbsp. vanilla
4 egg s
1 can (8 oz.) pineapple tidbits in juice, very well drained
1/2 cup pineapple preserves
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Let's Make It
Heat oven to 325oF.
Mix graham crumbs, butter and 3 Tbsp. sugar; press onto bottom of 9-inch springform pan. Bake 10 min.
Meanwhile, beat cream cheese and remaining sugar with mixer until well blended. Beat in sour cream and vanilla. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating on low speed after each just until blended.
Pour batter over crust. Bake 55 min. to 1 hour or until center is almost set. Run knife around rim of pan to loosen cake; cool before removing rim. Refrigerate cheesecake 4 hours.
Mix pineapple and preserves; spread over cheesecake just before serving.
This classic cheesecake gets a sweet twist with the pineapple topping and can be enjoyed on a special occasion.
If using dark nonstick springform pan, reduce oven temperature to 300oF.
Prepare using apricot or peach preserves.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 26g
Saturated Fat 15g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 31g
Dietary Fibers 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.