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Cheesecakes are the ultimate desserts. Whether it's topped with strawberries, sprinkled with nuts, covered with caramel, mixed with fudge or just served plain, cheesecake is always delicious.

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Cranberry Swirl Pumpkin Cheesecake

Learn how to make all kinds of cheesecake - everything from the plain cheesecake to the extra-duty, tooty fruity cheesecake - and everything in between.


 Fresh Lemon Cheesecake with Raspberries

Make the best Fresh Lemon Cheesecake with Raspberries with this easy recipe. Find thousands of free, expert-tested, printable recipes on HowStuffWorks.com. See more »

Chocolate-Berry Cheesecake

 Chocolate-Berry Cheesecake

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Turtle Cheesecake

 Turtle Cheesecake

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Chocolate Sour Cream Cheesecake

 Chocolate Sour Cream Cheesecake

Make the best Chocolate Sour Cream Cheesecake with this easy recipe. Find thousands of free, expert-tested, printable recipes on HowStuffWorks.com. See more »

Lemon Cheesecake

 Lemon Cheesecake

Make the best Lemon Cheesecake with this easy recipe. Find thousands of free, expert-tested, printable recipes on HowStuffWorks.com. See more »

Cranberry Swirl Pumpkin Cheesecake

 Cranberry Swirl Pumpkin Cheesecake

Make the best Cranberry Swirl Pumpkin Cheesecake with this easy recipe. Find thousands of free, expert-tested, printable recipes on HowStuffWorks.com. See more »

Strawberry-Topped Cheesecake Cups

 Strawberry-Topped Cheesecake Cups

Make the best Strawberry-Topped Cheesecake Cups with this easy recipe. Find thousands of free, expert-tested, printable recipes on HowStuffWorks.com. See more »

Chocolate Cheesecake

 Chocolate Cheesecake

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Mini Chocolate Cheesecakes

 Mini Chocolate Cheesecakes

Make the best Mini Chocolate Cheesecakes with this easy recipe. Find thousands of free, expert-tested, printable recipes on HowStuffWorks.com. See more »

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap-Pecan Crust

 Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap-Pecan Crust

Make the best Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap-Pecan Crust with this easy recipe. Find thousands of free, expert-tested, printable recipes on HowStuffWorks.com. See more »