Oreo Cheesecake

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Delicious. Although, this might be a friends, ex-girlfriend's mother's. I really can't remember. Although I never made this with a water bath, it probably wouldn't hurt.

Recipe

Crust

Mix together:

  • 2c Oreo crumbs, sorta fine
  • 1 stick unsalted butter, melted
  • 6T sugar

Cover bottom of 9" or 10" cheese cake pan about 1" up the sides.

Bake crust at 375° for 5 minutes.

Filling

Beat until very smooth:

    3 packages cream cheese (24 oz) at room temperature
  • 1 1/4c sugar

Beat in half at a time:

  • 4 eggs

Beat in:

  • 1/2c sour cream
  • 2t vanilla

Gently fold in:

  • 14 Oreo's gently broken up

Pour into crust.

Bake 45-50 minutes at 325°.

Let cool for 15 minutes and then refrigerate overnight.

Optional: frost top with whipped cream.