Cranberry Crown Cheesecake


Preparation info

  • Serves:

    10 to 12

    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      45 min

Appears in

Rose's Heavenly Cakes

By Rose Levy Beranbaum

Published 2009

  • About

This creamy, lemony cheesecake is perfectly delicious on its own with no crust or cake, but the crown of ladyfingers provides a beautiful presentation. It also invites decorative and delicious seasonal fruit toppings. For spring or summer, for example, raspberries are a splendid alternative to more wintery cranberries.

The cake base absorbs any liquid from the filling, making the cake more moist and tender. If you use the savoiardi biscuits, the tips will remain crisp. My personal f