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Creamy lime cheesecake

A fragrant lime-flavoured topping and a crushed-macaroon base provide a fresh twist on an old favourite.

Lime cheesecake
Lime cheesecake

Preparation time

20 minutes

Cooking time

45 minutes

Serves

6-8

Ingredients

  • 55g (2 oz) Stork packet
  • 175g (6 oz) macaroon biscuits, crushed
  • 225g (8 oz) cream cheese
  • 25g (1 oz) caster sugar
  • 1 medium egg yolk, separated
  • 75ml (2½ fl oz) double cream
  • Finely grated rind of ½ lime
  • 15g (½ oz) sultanas

Method

  • Melt the Stork and stir in the biscuits. Press the mixture into the base of a 20cm (8 inch) flan ring or shallow pie dish.
  • Beat the cheese with the sugar, egg yolk, cream and lime rind until smooth. Fold in the sultanas. Whisk the egg white. until stiff and fold in. Pour the mixture on to the biscuit base.
  • Bake in a preheated oven at 180°C, 350°F, Gas 4 for 40-45 minutes until set.
  • Allow to cool.

Recipe provided by Stork. For further baking tips and recipe ideas please visit www.bakewithstork.co.uk.

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