Monday, June 9, 2008

Basic Cheese Cake

I am not a good baker / cook, but I just love to try simple recipes. Here the basic simplest cheesecake recipe and the end product is still yummy. It can be prepared in 15 - 20min with just a few ingredients


2 pek Philadelphia Cream Cheese
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla essence
2 eggs

Cake Base
Crushed biscuits or crackers
2 tablespoon of butter
Sugar (if desired

  1. Preheat oven at 160C.
  2. Mix the crushed biscuits with butter (and sugar if used)
  3. Put in the round baking pan ( bottom can be removed type) and press onto bottom and sides of greased pan. Refrigerate until filling ready.
  4. Beat together the softened cream cheese, sugar and vanilla essence
  5. Put in eggs and beat until thoroughly mix
  6. Pour mixture onto the prepared cake base
  7. Bake for 40 min
  8. Let it cool down for about 1/2 - 1 hour
  9. Refrigerate for at least 3 hours or overnight.


  1. I'm gonna try it and shall report upon accomplishment hehehe

  2. yes! Let me know how the cake turn out ok lab papa. can try to do it too, it is so simple.

  3. hi!! Thanx for visiting my blog..
    ur cheese cake look so nyummy!!! If only i have oven at home.. :)

  4. hi kadusmama, TQ for visiting. Just buy a small cheap oven then you can save money buying the expensive cheese cake from the bakery.

  5. I've tried it and it is veeeerrryyy easy like a cheese cake. My cheese cake doesn't look as delicious as yours, but I'm still proud off it. I also wrote about it in my blog. Tq for sharing such a nice recipe.

  6. hurray for labpapa!!
    Try the other recipes too...

  7. ok im over here bcos of this cheese cake recipe. it does look very easy to do.

    im gonna try it so as not to loose face to lab papa. if he can do it, i also can ...hehe...just, i need to find that time first. :)

  8. iya!! I don't want to lose to Lab papa too..will buy an oven soon..ekeke

  9. come on chegu and kadusmama.. you can do it!!

    Dont forget to let us know on the progress aaa.. we are waiting hehehehe

  10. hm.. i am no baker. I am a burner... Poppet, can you make the cake a little bit more thicker, about say 2.5-3 inches in all, and open up UnSecret Recipe outlet. :-) i'll be the MD. hehee.

  11. make it thicker? can..... not a problem at all... small matter...

    Unsecret Recipe? Good idea....!

  12. Lab papa did it!.. Check out his accomplishment in his blog

  13. Hi, this cheesecake looks pretty simple to make and using minimum ingredients, i like it. But may i know do i need to bake it in waterbath (bain marie) or just normal baking? Thnaks.

  14. hi Anon,
    I just used normal baking.. without water bath :)