No-Bake Cheesecake with Raspberry Sauce

Decadent no-bake cheesecake cups with a to-DIE-for raspberry sauce. This cheesecake dessert is perfect for parties and everyone is going to love the individual servings. No baking, no slicing, and no mess to clean! Just the easiest dessert ever!
No-Bake Cheesecake with Raspberry Sauce

Ingredients
Raspberry sauce:

  1. 1 pint fresh raspberries
  2. 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  3. 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  4. 1 tablespoon cornsarch
  5. 1/2 cup water


Graham cracker crust:

  1. 13 sheets graham crackers, crumbs (about 2 cups)
  2. 1/4 cup butter, melted

Cheesecake mousse:

  1. 1 1/2 cups [b]cold[/b] heavy cream
  2. 1 1/3 cup powdered (confectioners’) sugar
  3. 12 ounces [b]cold[/b] cream cheese (do not bring to room temp)
  4. 1/2 teaspoon lemon zest
  5. 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract


Instructions

  • For the raspberry sauce[/b]: add the raspberries, sugar, and lemon juice to a 1-2 quart saucepan. Combine the cornstarch and water with a whisk, when no lumps remain, add to saucepan.Bring the raspberry sauce to a boil, then let simmer for 5 minutes, stirring constantly. Mash the raspberries between the walls of the saucepan and the back of the spoon. Place a bowl underneath a mesh strainer and strain the sauce, helping the process along by pushing with the spoon. Allow the sauce to come to room temperature. Let cool in the refrigerator completely.