Posted by BarbAn exquisite cheesecake made with fresh rhubarb and finished with sour cream topping.
- 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 cup white sugar 1/2 cup butter 3 cups chopped rhubarb 1/2 cup white sugar 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese 1/2 cup white sugar 2 eggs 1 cup sour cream 2 tablespoons white sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). In a medium bowl, combine 1 cup flour, 1/4 cup sugar and 1/2 cup butter. Mix until crumbly and pat into the bottom of a 9 inch springform pan.
2 In a medium bowl, toss together the chopped rhubarb, 1/2 cup sugar and 2 tablespoons flour. Pour onto crust. Bake in preheated oven for 15 minutes. Remove from oven and set aside. Reduce oven temperature to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
3 In a large bowl, beat the cream cheese and 1/2 cup sugar until creamy. Beat in the eggs one at a time. Pour over hot rhubarb in the pan.
4 Bake in the preheated oven for 30 minutes, or until filling is set. Cover with sour cream topping while still hot.
5 To make the sour cream topping: In a small bowl, combine 1 cup sour cream, 2 tablespoons sugar and 1 teaspoon vanilla. Mix well and spread on top of cake.