Pumpkin Cheesecake

This is the Pumpkin Cheesecake recipe.

  • Prep: 45 min
  • Cooking: 30 min
  • Refrigeration: 4 h
Yields 10 - 12 servings
pumpkin cheesecake

Ingredients

  • Crumb Crust
  • 1 1/4 cups (310 mL) graham wafer crumbs
  • 1/4 cup (60 mL) sugar
  • 1/4 cup (60 mL) melted butter
  • 1/2 tsp (2 mL) ground cinnamon
  • Filling
  • 1 can (14 oz/398 mL) pumpkin pureed
  • 1 lb (450 g) Canadian Cream cheese softened
  • 1 1/2 cups (375 mL) 35 % cream
  • 3/4 cup (180 mL) sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tbsp (30 mL) finely chopped candied ginger
  • 1 1/2 tsp (7 mL) pumpkin pie spice
  • Topping
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) 35 % cream whipped
  • 1 tbsp (15 mL) finely chopped candied ginger

Preparation

Preheat oven to 375 °F (190 °C).

Crust:

In a bowl mix together crumb crust ingredients and press firmly onto bottom and half way up sides of 9-inch (23 cm) springform pan.

Filling:

In bowl mix together canned pumpkin and Cream cheese until smooth. Stir in remaining ingredients. Pour into springform pan and bake for 30 min.

Turn oven off and allow to cool in oven for 30 min. Refrigerate for 4 hrs or overnight.

Topping:

Spread or pipe whipped cream on top of cheesecake. Decorate with candied ginger.

Tips

Nutrition

Nutritional Information

per serving
Energy: 420 Calories
Protein: 6 g
Carbohydrate: 33 g
Fat: 30 g
Fibre: 1 g
Sodium: 121 mg

Top 5 Nutrients

 
(% DV*)
Calcium: 5 % / 52 mg
Vitamin D: 12 % / 0.6 mcg
Iron: 7 % / 1 mg
Vitamin A: 96 % / 958 mcg
Riboflavin: 9 % / 0.1 mg