Cheesecake with Cherry Topping

Yield
16 Servings
Prep Time
15 min

A classic dish that makes everyone smile.

Ingredients

1 3/4 cups Graham Cracker Crumbs
1/3 cup butter, melted
1 1/4 cups sugar, divided
3 (8 ounce) packages Cream Cheese, softened
1 cup Sour Cream
2 teaspoons vanilla 3 eggs
1 (21 ounce) can cherry pie filling

Directions
  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Mix graham crumbs, butter and 1/4 cup sugar; press onto bottom of 9-inch springform pan.
  3. Beat cream cheese and remaining sugar in large bowl with mixer until blended. Add sour cream and vanilla; mix well. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating on low speed after each addition just until blended. Pour over crust.
  4. Bake 1 hour to 1 hour 10 min. or until center is almost set. Run knife around rim of pan to loosen cake; cool before removing rim. Refrigerate cheesecake 4 hours.
  5. Top with pie filling before serving.