Best ever cheese cake recipe

Elsie’s Ultimate Cheese Cake

By Elsie  ,     

November 26, 2015

In Gram's words "I only use Philly Cream Cheese and fresh thick sour cream."

  • Prep: 25 mins
  • Cook: 45 mins
  • Yields: 8 Servings
Best ever cheese cake recipe



1 1/4 c. Graham Cracker Crumbs

1/4 c. Sugar

1/4 c. Melted Butter

Base of Cheese Cake

1 8oz. Pkg Philly Cream Cheese

1/2 to 1 c. Sugar

3 Eggs

1 tsp Vanilla

Top of Cheese Cake

1 pint Sour Cream

1/2 c. Sugar

dash of Vanilla



1MIx crumbs, sugar and butter

2Pat evenly into bottom of spring-form pan and chill


1Soften cream cheese, beat in eggs one at a time, add sugar and vanilla, pour on top of crust.

2Bake 350° for 30 mins - Cool 5 mins.


1Beat together sour cream, sugar and vanilla, pour over cool cake.

2Bake 350° for 15 mins.

3Sprinkle with graham cracker crumbs


1 Review


November 27, 2015

This is the ultimate cheesecake recipe!