Lemon Cheesecake

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Lemon Cheesecake

Why This Recipe Works

Pairing citrus with cream cheese for our best lemon cheesecake recipe required finding the perfect balance of juice, zest, and sugar so that the citrus flavor would be neither too fleeting nor too harsh. Lemon curd on top of the cake gave o...

Why This Recipe Works

Pairing citrus with cream cheese for our best lemon cheesecake recipe required finding the perfect balance of juice, zest, and sugar so that the citrus flavor would be neither too fleeting nor too harsh. Lemon curd on top of the cake gave our lemon cheesecake recipe special pizzazz.

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Lemon CheesecakeSeason 4, Ep. 425

Although some would never dare to adulterate plain cheesecake, variations abound—some good, some bad, some ugly. Lemon is the one version that serves a function by cutting through the cloying nature o...