Favourite cheesecakes recipes like our strawberry cheesecake and our baked New York cheesecake that make the ideal dessert for a dinner party or to serve to guests at a barbecue. Our cheesecake recipes are so simple and we have so many options, you really are spoilt for choice. If you’re looking to create a dessert that will impress the crowds, then look no further: we’ve got some real showstoppers that’ll blow your guests away!
You’ll find both traditional recipes like our lemon cheesecake and recipes that combine exciting, unconventional flavours for when you’re feeling a bit more experimental like our pineapple and passion fruit cheesecake or our strawberry, chocolate and Amaretti cheesecake! They’re all really simple though, so you won’t feel overwhelmed. Depending on the occasion you can either choose to make individual cheesecakes as a dinner party dessert of a big one to feed a crowd at a birthday party, for example.
Baked or no bake, everyone loves cheesecake. Baked cheesecakes tend to be richer in taste but lighter in texture whereas unbaked cheesecakes are generally thicker and firmer set, but everyone has their own preference, as it’s a matter of personal taste.
If you love the traditional New York cheesecake, then give James Martin’s baked New York raspberry cheesecake recipe a go, it’s both delicious and really easy to put together and it looks stunning once you’ve cut through it. If you prefer no-bake, then our lime cheesecake is ideal as it’s deliciously light and looks wonderful as a dinner party centerpiece.
Our cheesecakes look beautiful and taste delicious and your family and friends will be left wondering how you’ve managed to put together such a complex dessert but in reality they’re quick and simple to make so you’ll have plenty of time to put your feet up and relax once you’ve whipped it up!
Make the most of the English strawberries in this strawberry cheesecake with strawberry sauce recipe. Serve with strawberry sauce and extra berries for a true taste of summer.
Delicious Cheesecake recipes
Pineapple and passion fruit cheesecake is a mouth-watering dessert to brighten up grey days, and looks so playful too. It's a bit of fun for dessert
Rum-soaked sultanas and ginger nut biscuits make a seriously delicious cheesecake to share at the end of a meal, with flavours that were meant to be together
White chocolate cheesecake looks rich and decadent but it's as light as a feather, and as a no bake cheesecake it's so easy to make
James Martin's melon and honeycomb cheesecake is a beautiful balance of flavours and the perfect dessert to round off a dinner party
Mary Berry's passion fruit and lemon cheesecake is full of wonderful flavours, but expect the centre to dip in the middle once cooked
Curd cheesecake with fruit sauce is light as air and goes served with damson, plum or apricot sauce - whatever you can find that's in season
The tartness of gooseberries contrasts really well with the creamy cheesecake, spiked with a little elderflower
No bake Baileys cheesecake is so easy to make and perfect for cream liqueur lovers, plus it takes just 30 minutes to prepare
Baked dark cherry and almond cheesecake is dense and creamy with a smart cherry compote taht works well with coffee
Nutella cheesecake is so easy to make with Nutella and dark chocolate and scattered with chopped hazelnuts for an elegant dessert
Passion fruit cheesecake is beautifully light and fresh, made with cream cheese and creme fraiche and passion fruit in the mix
This cheesecake is baked in a rectangular tin and has a much thinner cheesecake topping made with cream cheese and ricotta. It's a great option for a picnic
Nougat cheesecake is a no bake cheesecake that's easy to prepare in just 20 minutes, rich with nuts and nougat
This delightful Japanese pudding is a sophisticated oriental twist on the traditional cheesecake
Cranachan cheesecake made with whisky and raspberries is inspired by the classic Scottish dessert
Cheesecake recipe collections
Christmas cheesecake recipes that will make a wonderful alternative Christmas dessert, including nougat cheesecake and a baked orange and cranberry cheesecake
No bake cheesecake recipes are so easy to make, including no bake strawberry cheesecake, passion fruit cheesecake and simple lime cheesecake