Cherry Almond Cheesecake Bliss
Picture yourself savoring a slice of Cherry Almond Cheesecake Bliss, a heavenly dessert that combines the tartness of cherries with the nutty goodness of almonds. This delightful creation is bound to become a family favorite and the star of your dessert table.
- 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs
- 1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted
- 3 cups cream cheese, softened
- 1 cup granulated sugar
- 3 large eggs
- 1 tsp almond extract
- 1/2 cup sour cream
- 1/2 cup sliced almonds
- 1 can (21 oz) cherry pie filling
- Preheat your oven to 325°F (160°C) and grease a 9-inch (23 cm) springform pan.
- In a bowl, combine the graham cracker crumbs and melted butter. Press the mixture into the bottom of the prepared pan to form the crust.
- In a large mixing bowl, beat the cream cheese until smooth. Gradually add the sugar and beat until well combined.
- Add the eggs one at a time, mixing well after each addition. Stir in the almond extract and sour cream.
- Pour the cream cheese mixture over the crust and spread it evenly.
- Bake for 40-45 minutes or until the edges are set, and the center is slightly jiggly.
- Remove the cheesecake from the oven and let it cool to room temperature. Refrigerate for at least 4 hours or until fully chilled.
- Before serving, top the cheesecake with cherry pie filling and sprinkle with sliced almonds.
- Slice and serve your Cherry Almond Cheesecake Bliss, and watch your guests’ faces light up with joy!
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cherry Almond Cheesecake Bliss is a decadent dessert that combines creamy cheesecake with the sweet and tart flavors of cherry and almond. It’s a crowd-pleaser that’s perfect for special occasions or any time you want to treat yourself.
Nutrition Information (per serving): Calories: 340, Total Fat: 23g, Saturated Fat: 12g, Cholesterol: 96mg, Sodium: 260mg, Total Carbohydrates: 29g, Dietary Fiber: 1g, Sugars: 18g, Protein: 5g
Imagine indulging in this exquisite dessert, the creaminess of the cheesecake melting in your mouth, perfectly complemented by the fruity burst of cherries and the satisfying crunch of almonds. Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or simply craving a slice of heaven, Cherry Almond Cheesecake Bliss is the answer to your dessert dreams. Share this recipe with your loved ones, and let them experience the bliss too.