Mr. Food: Upside-Down Strawberry Cheesecake

Mr. Food: Upside-Down Strawberry Cheesecake

What You’ll Need

1 cup ( 1/2 pint ) heavy cream
1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 (4-serving size) package vanilla instant pudding and pie filling mix
1/ 2 cup milk
2 tablespoons sugar
1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
1 pint fresh strawberries, washed, hulled, and cut in half
4 graham crackers, crumbled

What to Do

In a medium bowl, beat heavy cream until stiff peaks form; set aside.
In a large bowl, beat cream cheese until creamy. Add pudding mix, milk, sugar, and lemon juice, and continue beating until smooth. Add whipped cream and fold until well blended.
Place strawberry halves in a 9-inch pie plate. Spoon cream cheese mixture over them and top with crumbled graham cracker crumbs. Serve or cover and chill until ready to serve.

Notes

For a quick-and-easy conventional strawberry cheesecake, just spoon this cream cheese filling into a prepared 9-inch graham cracker pie crust and top with the strawberries.
Plus, if you loved this strawberry dessert, be sure to check out our recipe for Strawberry Rhubarb Pie. If it’s an upside-down dessert you’re after, then you’ve got to check out our classic Pineapple Upside-Down Cake.
Looking for more fantastic cheesecake recipes? Check out our free Ecookbook , The Ultimate Dessert Menu: 35 of Our Best Cheesecake Recipes.

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