*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                DR. RUTH'S ALMOST AS GOOD AS SEX CHEESECAKE
 
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 Serving Size  : 8    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cheesecakes                      Fruits
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
                         -----CRUST-----
    5       oz           Graham cracker crumbs
    3       tb           Sugar
    5       tb           Butter -- melted
                         -----FILLING-----
   16       oz           Cream cheese -- softened
      1/2   c            Sugar
      1/2   ts           Vanilla
            pn           Salt
    2       lg           Eggs
    3       tb           Chambord liqueur
                         -----TOPPING-----
    8       oz           Sour cream
    1       tb           Sugar
      1/2   ts           Vanilla
    1       tb           Chambord liqueur
    1       c            Raspberries -- fresh
 
   Preheat oven to 350~. To prepare crust, mix graham
   cracker crumbs, sugar and butter. Press mixture firmly
   into bottom of 9 springform pan. To make filling, mix
   cream cheese, sugar, vanilla, and salt at medium speed
   with electric mixer. Add eggs, and mix until well
   blended. Using a fork, gently fold Chambord into
   batter. Pour mixture into crust. Bake for
   approximately 40 minutes or until golden brown. Loosen
   cake from rim of pan. Let cool and remove rim of pan.
   To prepare topping, mix sour cream, sugar, vanilla,
   and Chambord and spread evenly over cheesecake.
   Refrigerate for 4 hours or until firm. Top with fresh
   raspberries just before serving.
  
 
 
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