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


Mix cheese with sugar and egg yolks

Fold in beaten whites


Arrange cracker crumbs in pan, distribute melted butter over them


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


Mix sour cream, sugar, vanilla.

Spread over cake and bake 5 more minutes

Chill until firm

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