STRAWBERRY CHEESECAKE IN A JAR

Strawberry Cheesecake in a Jar is a deconstructed strawberry cheesecake served layered in a jar. It’s a light refreshing, easy to serve dessert perfect for a party or any night of the week.
STRAWBERRY CHEESECAKE IN A JAR

INGREDIENTS

  1.  12 graham crackers
  2.  1/2 cup sugar
  3.  1/3 cup salted butter, room temperature
  4.  1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  5.  1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  6.  1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  7.  2 8-ounce packages cream cheese, room temperature*
  8.  1/2 cup sugar
  9.  2 cups heavy whipping cream
  10.  2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  11.  zest and juice from two large lemons
  12.  20 fresh strawberries

INSTRUCTIONS
CRUMBLE DOUGH

  • Preheat the oven to 350°. Pulse the graham crackers in a food processor until they become fine crumbs Pour the crumbs into a bowl and add the sugar, butter, flour, baking power and vanilla. Use your fingers to pinch into a crumbly dough.
  • Spread the dough on a parchment lined baking sheet and bake in the center of the oven for 10 minutes. Allow to cool completely.