No bake cheesecake vs baked – which one is the best?

What is a cheesecake?

A cheesecake is a type of dessert that consists of a sweetened mixture made primarily from cream cheese or ricotta cheese.

A baked cheesecake has a denser, firm texture in comparisson to the no bake cheesecake which is lighter and creamier.


A no bake cheesecake is quicker on the prep time, however, it does take longer to set.

Prep time

It is normally the no bake cheesecake that is fresher than the baked version, this is down to things such as lemon juice, fruit puree or vanilla extract.



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