• Serves 12
  • 1 hours
  • Difficulty Easy
  • 7 Ingredients


If you’re after a Baked Cheesecake Recipe that has been tried, tested and tested again, this is it!

MoM Member Leonie is an absolute whizz on the kitchen and we are lucky enough to have many of her recipes here at MoM CookClub.  This Baked Cheesecake Recipe is a delicious and very easy way to make a baked cheesecake that is sure to impress.

She tells us “This Baked Cheesecake Recipe is my Mother-in-Law’s recipe and it never fails. It can be topped with berries, mango or anything in season. I have also added berries to the mixture before baking”.

Our tips when looking for the best Baked Cheesecake Recipe …

  1. Look for a Baked Cheesecake Recipe that is simple to follow
  2. Go for a Baked Cheesecake Recipe that doesn’t have loads of complicated ingredients
  3. Use a Baked Cheesecake Recipe that has ingredients that are readily available in any supermarket.
  4. If you’re going to make a Baked Cheesecake Recipe, go for it and ENJOY.  Use full cream products and lovely rich biscuits for the cheesecake base.
  5. This Baked Cheesecake Recipe is definitely a sometimes food but we want you to enjoy every mouthful.

Which cream cheese do we think is the best for this Baked Cheesecake Recipe?

Well in Australia, the most popular cream cheese is Philadelphia Cream Cheese.  Available in blocks, tubs and also with some really delicious varieties (like Caramilk)!

Once you’ve tried this Baked Cheesecake Recipe, we’d love you to come back and give us your thoughts in the comments below.  

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Ingredients (serves 12)

  • 2 cups biscuit crumbs (Yo Yo, Scotch Finger or Marie)
  • 125 grams Butter
  • 3 x 250g packets Cream Cheese
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla Essence
  • 1 desertspoon Lemon Juice
  • 2 Eggs
  • Pinch Salt


  1. TO MAKE THE CHEESECAKE BASE: Crush biscuits finely in a food processor, add melted butter and mix well. Press into base of 22cm greased springform tin.
  2. TO MAKE THE CHEESECAKE FILLING: Beat the cream cheese gradually adding the sugar, lemon, vanilla, salt, eggs and salt. Beat constantly until the filling has a beautifully smooth consistency.
  3. Place the springform tin onto a baking tray. Pour the filling onto the base then bake in a slow oven (130-140 degrees) for approximately 45 minutes. To test if the filling is cooked, gently wiggle the tin. The filling should be fairly solid and not move too much. If you find the top of the cheesecake begins to get too brown before it is set, move down in the oven or gently cover with foil.
  4. Once set, turn off the oven and leave the cheesecake in the oven to cool.
  5. Once the cheesecake has cooled and fully set, remove the sides of the springform tin and decorate with berries (or whatever else you feel like) and dust with icing sugar.
  6. This Baked Cheesecake Recipe will keep for up to a week in the fridge in an airtight container.

  • My husband adored cheesecakes, but found the baked ones didn’t live up to his expectations. Bet he would have liked to try this one though.


  • I love making cheesecakes but I must admit I’ve only tried to make a baked cheesecake once. It didn’t work out so was a lot of wastage. I’m definitely going to give this one a trial and I have all of the ingredients already. Fingers crossed this one works out.


  • I have these ingredients ! I’m going to make it tonight :)


  • I love homemade cheese cakes.


  • Ooh, I just love a cheesecake. And this is just simple and yum.


  • Yum..I love nice cheesecakes . Thank you for sharing


  • I would like to make this baked cheesecake. There’s no sugar listed in the ingredients but it does say to add the sugar. .so…how much?


  • I’ve never made a cheese cake before, looks fantastic.


  • Oh so delicious! Thanks for sharing.


  • Thank you for sharing- cheses cakes are my favourite


  • thanks for sharing – I have all these ingredients at home ready to go!


  • I love cheesecake in any form. It’s one of my fave desserts.


  • I love home made cheese cake. They always taste good.


  • Just my opinion but I don’t find baked as good as the ones set in the fridge.


  • I’m a bit fan of using Marie biscuits for my cheesecakes


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