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Easy Lemon Cheesecake

Submitted by Taggs 13 July 2011

Quick and simple Lemon Cheesecake using a packet of lemon jelly - delicious and easy!



1/4 pint bioling water

1 lemon jelly

Juice of 2 lemons

Rind 1 lemon

12oz cream cheese

1/4 pint double cream

4 oz cater sugar

2 oz crushed digestive biscuits

2 oz crushed ginger biscuits

1 oz demerara sugar

2 oz butter


Put the boling water in a measuring jug with the jelly and stir till dissolved

Add the lemon rind and juice and if necessary make up to 1/2 pint with extra cold water

Leave to become cold and nearly set


Mix the cream cheese with a little of the cream and whisk the remainder of the cream till it forms soft peaks

Fold into the cream cheese with the castor sugar and almost-set jelly mixture


Turn into an 8 inch cake tin lined with greaseproof paper and chlll till set


Mix together the crushed biscuits, demerara sugar and melted butter and spread over chilled cheesecake - chill for an hour.


Run a knife around edge of cheesecake, put plate on top of cheesecake and turn upside out and lever out of tin


Enjoy :-)

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