10-12 cinnamon graham crackers
1/2 stick butter (more as needed)
3 – 8 oz packages Philly cream cheese
3/4 c granulated sugar
2 teaspoon vanilla
1 pint sour cream
3 tablespoons powdered sugar
- Crush/powder grahams, melt butter completely, then combine in bowl. Press into bottom of spring form pan with spoon.
- Take soft cream cheese, granulated sugar, eggs, vanilla, sour cream and powdered sugar in bowl and mix completely. Pour into crust.
- Bake at 325 degrees for approx. 45 minutes. Top should have a slightly golden color. Allow to cool on countertop to touch, cover with foil, then refrigerate for minimum of 2 hours.
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Yield: About 10 Servings
3/4 cup all-purpose flour
1 cup white sugar
1 teaspoon baking soda
2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice
1 cup pumpkin puree
1 teaspoon lemon juice
2 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar
1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1/4 cup butter
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup confectioners’ sugar
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9×13 inch jelly roll pan or cookie sheet.
In a large bowl, mix together flour, sugar, baking soda, and pumpkin pie spice. Stir in pumpkin puree, eggs, and lemon juice. Pour mixture into prepared pan. Spread the mixture evenly.
Bake at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) for 15 minutes.
Lay a damp linen towel on the counter, sprinkle it with confectioner’s sugar, and turn the cake onto the towel. Carefully roll the towel up (lengthwise) with the cake in it. Place the cake-in-towel on a cooling rack and let it cool for 20 minutes.
In a medium bowl, blend cream cheese, butter, vanilla, and sugar with a wooden spoon or electric mixer.
When the cake has cooled 20 minutes, unroll it and spread icing onto it. Immediately re-roll (not in the towel this time), and wrap it with plastic wrap. Keep the cake refrigerated or freeze it for up to 2 weeks in aluminum foil. Cut the cake in slices just before serving.
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6 ounces cream cheese, preferably preservative-free, softened but still cool
3/4 cup superfine sugar
1 cup cold sour cream
1 cup cold heavy cream
Pinch of coarse (kosher) salt
3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
Chill a medium mixing bowl and the beaters of an electric mixer. In the bowl, beat the cream cheese at medium speed until soft and smooth. Gradually add the sugar, 1/4 cup at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in the sour cream and then the heavy cream. Add the salt, lemon juice, vanilla and beat the mixture just until thick and smooth. Cover and refrigerate overnight, or until very cold. Wash and dry the mixer beaters and chill again.
Using the chilled beaters and gradually increasing the mixer speed from low to medium, beat the cold ice cream mixture until loose and creamy, about 3 minutes. Pour into an ice cream maker and freeze according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Serve immediately, or pack the ice cream into a covered container and freeze for up to 24 hours. Allow the ice cream to soften in the refrigerator for 20 to 30 minutes before serving.
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