Maman's Cheesecake

  • 12 oz cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup sugar (+5 tbsp)
  • 3 eggs, separated
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 pt sour cream
  • 16 graham crackers (crumbs)
  • 3.5 tbsp butter, melted

FILLING

Mix cheese with sugar and egg yolks

Fold in beaten whites

CRUST

Arrange cracker crumbs in pan, distribute melted butter over them

BAKE

20 minutes in 350 oven, turn off heat, leave cake for one hour in oven

TOPPING

Mix sour cream, sugar, vanilla.

Spread over cake and bake 5 more minutes

Chill until firm

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