14 wonderful cheesecakes

Make your dessert extra special with buttery crusts, creamy fillings, and tasty toppings

Orange Ribbon Cheesecake

Photography by Annabelle Breakey; styling by Dan Becker

Orange Ribbon Cheesecake

This creamy cheesecake has a glistening topping of caramelized, candy-like orange slices.

Recipe:  Orange Ribbon Cheesecake

Eggnog cheesecake

Leigh Beisch

Eggnog Cheesecake

RIch cream cheese flavored with brandy and nutmeg fills a buttery graham cracker crust.

Recipe: Eggnog Cheesecake

A Thanksgiving dessert of Cranberry Crown Cheesecake.

James Carrier

Cranberry Crown Cheesecake

Glistening, glazed cranberries shine like jewels atop a luxuriously creamy cheesecake.

Recipe:  Cranberry Crown Cheesecake

A Thanksgiving dessert of Roasted Sweet-Potato Cheesecake with Maple Cream.

Photography by Leigh Beisch; styling by Dan Becker

Roasted Sweet-Potato Cheesecake with Maple Cream

This prize-winning recipe from a Sunset reader is one of our absolute favorites, creamy and moist, with just the right amount of sweetness, this dessert will wow your guests.

Recipe:  Roasted Sweet-Potato Cheesecake with Maple Cream

Pineapple Cheesecake with Haupia Sauce

James Carrier

Pineapple Cheesecake with Haupia Sauce

This cheesecake gets a triple tropical twist with pineapple, coconut (haupia), and macadamia nuts.

Recipe:  Pineapple Cheesecake with Haupia Sauce

Cheesecake Bars

James Carrier

Cheesecake Bars

Lemony cheesecake is layered between streusel in these delightful bars.

Recipe:  Cheesecake Bars 

Lemon Shortbread Cheesecake

Annabelle Breakey

Lemon Shortbread Cheesecake

Ripe strawberries are the perfect topper for this smooth delicious cheesecake made with cream cheese and chevre. Shortbread cookie crumbs make the crust.

Recipe: Lemon Shortbread Cheesecake

A holiday dessert of Crushed Peppermint Cheesecake

Christina Schmidhofer

Crushed Peppermint Cheesecake

Peppermint's cool bite gets smoothed out when paired with creamy cheesecake. 

Recipe:  Crushed Peppermint Cheesecake

Pumpkin Cheesecake

James Carrier

Pumpkin Cheesecake

Cognac and spice flavors a creamy pumpkin cheesecake topped with crushed pecans.

Recipe:  Pumpkin Cheesecake

5 low-fat cheesecakes

James Carrier

5 low-fat cheesecakes

Lighten up your dessert with a creamy cheesecake made with low-fat ricotta, nonfat cheese, and your favorite flavors.

5 low-fat recipes:

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