Best New York Cheesecake Recipe

We’re excited to share this New York Cheesecake Recipe that will be a brand new favorite in your home. Watch the video tutorial now.

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If you are on the hunt for the best New York Cheesecake Recipe, we can help you out! WHOot Contributor and professional chef, Gemma Stafford is here to share her take on this legendary classic.

Gemma does not make claims lightly. She rigorously tests her recipes until they are fool and failproof. Her Bigger Bolder Baking website is filled with glowing reviews and many photos of those that have made her creations.

New York Cheesecake Recipe

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“Creamy, sweet, and dense describes this delicious dessert in a nutshell! So, let’s see what you are going to need.”


  • 2 ⅔ cups (8oz/225g) Graham cracker crumbs
  • 8 tablespoons (4oz/115g) butter melted
  • 4 ½ cups (2lbs 4oz/1015g) cream cheese
  • 1 cup (8oz/225g) granulated sugar
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • grated zest and juice of 1 lemon
  • 5 large eggs room temperature
  • ¼ cup (1 ¼oz/35g) all-purpose flour

New York Cheesecake Recipe Video – Gemma Stafford

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In the above video, chef Gemma Stafford guides you through making the perfect New York Cheesecake.

Gemma is an excellent instructor and we recommend that you view her video. This way you will be assured of achieving the best possible result. To see her in action, click Play above now ^

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