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Cheesecake Recipe

Hello everybody! Today I have a cheesecake recipe to share with you. Cheesecake was one of the few desserts I used to make with my mother once we would get fresh ricotta cheese. It was definitely a treat! Continue reading for the written recipe and/or watch the video to see how I prepared this recipe.


  • 2 lbs. fresh ricotta, strained
  • 3.5 oz. butter, room temperature
  • 5 eggs
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 Tbsp. flour
  • 1 Tbsp. corn starch
  • 1 cup sugar

Preheat the oven to 340°F.

Begin by adding the butter and sugar into a mixing bowl and mix for about 1 minute. I used a mixer similar to this mixer. You can also mix by hand, but it will take a little longer. When mixing, start on low and then raise the speed to medium/high.

Add half of the ricotta cheese and mix for about a minute and ...

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