Ingredients

How to make it

  • Combine graham cracker crumbs, 2 tablespoons sugar and butter together and stir well.
  • Press crumb mixture evenly over bottom and up sides of a spring form pan.
  • Bake at 350 for 5 minutes then allow to cool.
  • Beat cream cheese until light and fluffy then gradually add 3/4 cup sugar and beat well.
  • Add eggs one at a time beating well after each addition then stir in lime rind, juice and vanilla.
  • Pour mixture into prepared pan then bake at 375 for 45 minutes.
  • Combine sour cream and 3 tablespoons sugar then stir well and spread evenly over cheesecake.
  • Bake at 500 for 5 minutes then cool to room temperature on wire rack then chill 8 hours.
  • To serve carefully remove sides of spring form pan then garnish with strawberries and lime slices.

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    " It was excellent "
    henrie ate it and said...
    Wow, like a Key Lime Pie but in a cheesecake. I know I would love this one. What could be better.
    Here's another 5
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    " It was excellent "
    bluewaterandsand ate it and said...
    Sounds delicious! I have never thought to use Lime.
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    " It was excellent "
    pudgy47 ate it and said...
    What a fresh change, adding the lime this hit the 5 chart.
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    " It was excellent "
    broadzilla ate it and said...
    Mmmmmmm, I LOVE cheesecake! It's my Kryptonite! I get in a room with one, I don't even have to touch it, and I gain 5 pounds! I also love lime, so I'm just going to have to make this one! Sounds great!
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  • dandelion 6 years ago
    This cheesecake is a real change of pace. I'm kinda tired of lemon. THX :)
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    " It was excellent "
    cholena ate it and said...
    I always like the combination of lime and cheese . Onli thing missing was the photo : )
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  • bvannetter1955 6 years ago
    Ooohhhh! Cheesecake recipes..I am in heaven,
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  • laurakaay 6 years ago
    Sounds great, I'm savin' it!
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    " It was excellent "
    minitindel ate it and said...
    yummm yum thats all i can say
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