Easy Key Lime Cheesecake Recipe : Take a Bite
Easy key lime cheesecake recipe is a refreshing recipe from cheesecake. We all know that this dessert has creamy texture because of cheese as the main ingredient. However, if we add a fresh kick from lime, our cheesecake is more balance, not too creamy. Are you interesting to try this recipe?. Find it below.
Easy Key Lime Cheesecake Recipe : Learn about Ingredients
You will find many versions of cheesecake with key lime recipe. One of them, we will share to you Easy key lime cheesecake recipe in non-baked version.
For the crust, the ingredients are :
- 1 cup of graham cracker crumbs,
- 5 tbsp of melted butter and
- 2 tbsp of sugar (plus 1 ¼ cup).
In addition, for the filling, the ingredients are :
- 1 envelope of unflavored gelatin,
- 4 eggs,
- 2 egg yolks,
- 2 tbsp of key lime zest,
- 8 ounces of cream cheese,
- 2 egg whites,
- 1 cup of simple syrup,
- rinds of lime for garnishing.
Easy Key Lime Cheesecake Recipe : Learn about Making
After preparing ingredients, these are the instructions in making Easy key lime cheesecake recipe.
- Take a saucepan, you put the gelatin and key limejuice into it and stir them about 4-5 minutes.
- Then, you add 1 ¼ cups of sugar, eggs, egg yolks and do not forget to add key lime zest. Combine them all.
- After their texture is thickening, remove them from the heat. Set aside.
- In a large bowl, you beat the cream cheese until smooth and fluffy. Then, you add lime mixture into it. Mix them all until well combined.
- Remove that mixture, put in a new bowl, wrap it by plastic wrap, and refrigerate it for hours until firm.
- Then, take another bowl and whisk egg whites, salt and ¼ cup of sugar. Whisk them until soft peak. Combine this with cream cheese mixture and fold them all.
- Pour this batter over the prepared crust. Then, you make the topping by combining the simple syrup and lime zest in a saucepan then simmer them in medium heat.
- Garnish your cheesecake with this topping and refrigerate it again for hours and ready to serve.
Well done, you have successfully made one of Easy key lime cheesecake recipe.
Then, you can enjoy Easy key lime cheesecake recipe !
Enjoy it with your friends, lover, and family !