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Hello everyone, I hope you are all well.

Today I made this Delightful Lemon Cheesecake, a taste of heaven…

Here is the recipe, enjoy!

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Almond base:

  • 6 egg whites
  • a few drops lemon juice
  • 1 1/4 cup (150 g) powdered sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 3 1/4 cups (375 g) ground almonds

Put the egg whites and lemon juice into a mixing bowl and whisk until frothy. Add the powdered sugar, little by little, and continue whisking until fluffy.

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Add the vanilla extract and whisk for two more minutes.

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Add the ground almonds.

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Fold the ground almonds into the mixture using a rubber spatula.

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Pour the mixture into a lightly greased 10 or 11-inch (26-28 cm) baking pan.

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Bake in a 350˚F (180˚C) oven for about 30 minutes.

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Leave to cool completely.

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Delightful Lemon cheesecake (the filling)

  • 1 almond base (as described above)
  • 14 oz. (400 g) cream cheese
  • 1 cup (125 g) powdered sugar
  • 2 1/4 cups (500 ml) heavy cream, whipped
  • 2 packets lemon jelly powder
  • fresh berries
  • marshmallows, to decorate (optional)

Prepare the lemon jelly, but use 1 2/3 cup water only for both packets. Set aside to cool.

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Arrange some fresh berries on top of the almond base, still in its pan.

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Put the cream cheese and powdered sugar into a mixing bowl and beat until fluffy.

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Whisk the heavy cream until soft peaks form, then fold it into the cream cheese mixture.

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Carefully pour in the cooled, semi-set jelly and mix until well blended.

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Pour the lemon cheesecake mixture over the almond base and berries and smooth the surface.

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Chill for at least 4 hours, alternatively freeze for 1-2 hours.

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Transfer the cake to a cake stand or plate.

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This cheesecake is perfect as it is, but I love to decorate with some pastel colored marshmallows…

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So pretty!

I like to tie a pale yellow ribbon around the cake as well…

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Decorate with some fresh lemon slices.

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And I give you… Delightful Lemon Cheesecake.

The combination of silky cream cheese and fresh lemon is fantastic, add some fresh berries as well and it’s a flavor sensation!

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I hope I was able to tempt you!

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I treated myself to a slice of this with a cup of coffee, so fresh and delicious!

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Wishing you all a wonderful day,

hugs from me to you.

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