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Healthy Cheesecake Recipes

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Marmalade-Glazed Orange Cheesecake

Our Test Kitchen created this showpiece cheesecake to celebrate one of winter's brightest gifts: the orange. It is exceptionally rich and creamy-tasting, but lower in saturated fat than a traditional cheesecake. The secret is to replace most of the cream cheese with pureed cottage cheese. Be sure to let the food processor do its job and process the cottage cheese until it has a silky texture.

» Marmalade-Glazed Orange Cheesecake

Pear & Ginger Cheesecake

Softened dried pears give this low-fat cheesecake much of its body. For the best taste, let it rest for 24 hours in the refrigerator.

» Pear & Ginger Cheesecake

Marbled Pumpkin Cheesecake

A spectacular, graceful ending for a holiday feast or any elegant fall or winter meal.

» Marbled Pumpkin Cheesecake

Squash Cheesecake Bars

Pureed winter squash gives most of the body to these leaner cheesecake bars.

» Squash Cheesecake Bars

Greek Yogurt Cheesecake with Ouzo-Poached Figs

This tangy yogurt cheesecake is topped with ouzo-poached figs inspired by sikomaida, a traditional delicacy from Corfu made with dried figs macerated and kneaded with ouzo and pepper, which are formed into disks and dried in chestnut leaves. It's also delicious with seasonal fruits, fresh or dried and poached, or with whole preserves.

» Greek Yogurt Cheesecake with Ouzo-Poached Figs

Quick Mini Chocolate Cheesecakes

Here we stir a little melted chocolate into ricotta cheese for a cheesecake-like topping for chocolate wafer cookies.

» Quick Mini Chocolate Cheesecakes

No-Bake Cherry Cheesecake

This no-bake cherry cheesecake is an easy summertime treat. This no-bake cheesecake recipe has omega-3-rich walnuts in the graham cracker crust and uses nonfat Greek yogurt and reduced-fat cream cheese in the filling to keep saturated fat in check. If you want a bright red topping, use sour cherries. Sweet cherries give it a more purple hue. To make gluten-free no-bake cherry cheesecake, use gluten-free graham crackers.

» No-Bake Cherry Cheesecake


Try our healthy cheesecake recipes for a lighter dessert tonight.

To end your healthy meal on a high note, try one of our healthy cheesecake recipes for dessert. Our healthy cheesecake recipes, including lemon cheesecake recipes, pumpkin cheesecake recipes and chocolate cheesecake recipes, are lower in calories and fat than traditional cheesecake recipes.

Healthy Cheesecake Recipes

Here, low-fat ricotta blended with reduced-fat Neufchâtel...
Yogurt cheese is a key ingredient in this recipe.
This tangy yogurt cheesecake is topped with ouzo-poached...
Our Test Kitchen created this showpiece cheesecake to...
This no-bake cherry cheesecake is an easy summertime treat...
Softened dried pears give this low-fat cheesecake much of...
This is the simplest to make of all our cheesecakes but not...
Pureed winter squash gives most of the body to these leaner...

Healthy Chocolate Cheesecake Recipes

The chocolate flavor in this rich and glossy cheesecake is...
Sometimes we even stun ourselves. This ultra-rich and...
Here we stir a little melted chocolate into ricotta cheese...

Healthy Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipes

A spectacular, graceful ending for a holiday feast or any...

Healthy Lemon Cheesecake Recipes

With its exquisite lemon-oil fragrance, lemon verbena adds...
This cheesecake invites guiltless indulgence. It is best...

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