Greek Yogurt No-Bake Lemon Cheesecake

Make everyday a special occasion with this no-fail, no-bake Lemon Cheesecake recipe! Made using Kalona SuperNatural unsalted butter and plain or Vanilla Lavender Greek Yogurt. Enjoy!  

Greek Yogurt No-Bake Lemon Cheesecake Ingredients

Crust

Filling

  • 2 8-ounce packages of organic cream cheese, softened
  • 1 1/4 cup (10 oz.) Kalona SuperNatural Plain Greek Yogurt (or Vanilla Lavender Greek Yogurt)
  • Zest + juice of 1 lemon
  • 1/4 cup honey (decrease to 1-2 Tbsp. if using Vanilla Lavender yogurt)
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1/4 tsp. lemon extract or a few drops of lemon essential oil (optional)

 

Greek Yogurt No-Bake Lemon Cheesecake Directions

  1. Place almonds, pecans, dates, butter, cinnamon and salt into the bowl of a food processor. Process until crumbly and mixture resembles coarse sand.
  2. Line the bottom of a 9-inch springform pan with a circle of parchment paper (or lightly grease a 9-inch pie plate with butter, if preferred).
  3. Press nut mixture into an even layer in the bottom of the pan using your fingers. Place pan in the fridge to chill while you make the filling.
  4. Wipe food processor bowl clean then add filling ingredients. Process until mixture is smooth. Pour over crust and return to fridge for 6 hours or up to overnight.
  5. For a firmer cheesecake, place in freezer for 1 hour prior to serving.
  6. Garnish with fresh berries and lemon zest, if desired, prior to serving

NUTRITION INFORMATION

Serving size: 1/10th of cake Calories: 442 Fat: 19g Carbohydrates: 24g Sugar: 19g Sodium: 183mg Fiber: 4g Protein: 19g
 
Recipe Courtesy of The Real Food Dietitians.