Lemon Sour Cream Cheesecake Dessert

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Lemon is the mother of all flavors! You’ll know what we mean when you make this Lemon Sour Cream Cheesecake Dessert recipe. These bars taste blissful just like the fancy old bakery-style dessert. There are several wonderful flavors that come together in this easy and delicious dessert. You'll s with a layer of delightful lemon crust, lemon pudding, cheesecake and lastly a decadent sour cream topping. You’re going to love biting into a variety of flavors. The lemon flavored Oreo crust is what makes these bars so unique. They are just right for any event and taste so good that they might not last long in your house. You’ll notice how these bars have just the right amount of tartness and never too overpowering and that’s why they also happen to be one of the best dessert recipes ever. The fact that lemon is such a versatile fruit to prepare desserts with makes them the most desired flavor among fruity ones. Lemon desserts recipes are also an excellent addition to brighten up family meals. They bring in so much flavour to the table during mealtime. In fact, this easy and delicious dessert is so good that you’ll want to miss your dinner to dig into this yummy treat. This easy lemon dessert recipe is a perfect addition to your morning coffee as well. You’re going to relish every bite of these tangy bars.

You can make these bars in advance and store in a freezer. For a healthier option, you can substitute the sour cream with Greek Yogurt or full fat thick plain yogurt or replace with fat-free sour cream. As far as the calories are concerned, two tablespoons of sour cream contain 60 calories, while the fat-free sour cream has just 25 calories. You may choose the variety that is right for you without compromising on the taste. The taste, however, may vary based on the type of sour cream you prefer. If you do not have parchment paper handy, you can skip it and grease the pan instead. Also, the best part about this recipe is that there are no rules to making one type of crust. You can use different kinds of crusts in this recipe such as ‘Digestive’ or ‘Rich Tea biscuits,’ ladyfingers, shortbread, or any cookie with lemon flavor in it. Try using Oreos, Milk Arrowroots, Vanilla wafers, Graham crackers, soda crackers, etc., are all great options.

In this recipe, it best to use the real lemon juice rather than just using artificial lemon extract or bottled lemon juice. When it comes to lemon desserts recipes, nothing can beat the flavor of a real lemon. Sure it takes an extra effort to squeeze the lemon juice, but think about the results it will yield in your lemon dessert. To elevate the flavor even more in this recipe, you can add lemon zest to the filling. Use either a zester to get a finely textured lemon zest or use the small side of a grater and then cut it up, so that you have more delicate pieces of zest. Besides its flavor, there are many nourishing lemon health benefits such as calcium, potassium, vitamin C and A which makes lemons medicinal.

This Lemon Sour Cream Cheesecake Dessert recipe is chewy, crumbly, full of lemon flavor, and one of the best dessert recipes ever. What more does one want? Thanks to the website Dreaming DIY for sharing this homemade Lemon Cheesecake Bars recipe with us. Do visit the website for more recipes, DIY, crafts, gardening, and other tips for home improvement. Make this heavenly lemony goodness today!

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