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20 cheesecake recipes that would make a gorgeous Christmas dessert

Whether you need a break from the classic pav or just want to add another masterpiece to your already-stunning dessert repertoire, a cheesecake is the way to go this Christmas. Here, we round up the best of the bunch!

By Harriet Keown
Watch the video below to learn how to make our deliciously decadent chocolate cherry cheesecake!
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    Baked cheesecake with berry sauce and cookie base

    Berry lovers won't be able to resist this gorgeous cheesecake recipe! With a crumbly cookie base, silky cheesecake filling and vibrant berry sauce, this recipe creates a truly showstopping dessert


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    Cherry cheesecake bites

    Pop one of these little treats in your mouth and we guarantee you'll be hooked. The combination of cherry and chocolate are just divine in these mini cheesecakes, and their size makes them even more fun!


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    Passionfruit and mango cheesecake

    Satisfy your sweet tooth with this sweet and creamy passionfruit and mango cheesecake - sweet, creamy and fruity! This is the perfect dessert for any night of the week!

    Australian Women's Weekly|

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    Vegan brownie and strawberry frozen cheesecake

    This sweet, creamy no-bake cheesecake is delectable and simply moreish. This recipe will need to be started the day before to give adequate setting time.

    Australian Women's Weekly|

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    Fruit cake and eggnog cheesecake

    With a fruitcake base, creamy cheesecake filling and fruit topping drizzled with toffee, this Christmas dessert is a wonderfully decadent treat.

    Australian Women's Weekly|

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    Cheesecake with poached peaches

    This deliciously sweet cheesecake with poached peaches puddings definitely has the Christmas wow factor and will be brilliant for the whole family to enjoy drizzled with spiced sugar syrup

    Woman's Day (NZ edition)|

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    White chocolate berry cheesecake

    Indulge in this heavenly white chocolate berry cheesecake - filled with everything your heart desires. This delightful cake is the perfect dessert for any occasion!

    New Zealand Taste|

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    Berry ice-cream cheesecake

    Satisfy your sweet tooth with this sweet and refreshing berry ice-cream cheesecake - the perfect dessert for the warmer nights!

    Australian Women's Weekly|

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    Cherry ripe choc cheesecake

    Infused with rich dark chocolate, crushed biscuits, cherry ripe bars and sour morello cherries, this enticing cheesecake dusted with cocoa is almost too good to share.

    Australian Women's Weekly|

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    Berries and cream cheesecake

    This berry cheesecake recipe is like a more indulgent version of breakfast berries and yoghurt. It's the perfect crowd-pleaser!


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    Strawberries and Cream Raw Cheesecake

    Can you imagine devouring a slice of rich, creamy cheesecake and feeling nothing but pleased with yourself? When it’s made solely with raw ingredients and contains no wheat, refined sugar or dairy, you can afford to be the smuggest hedonist in town

    New Zealand Taste|

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    Peach and passionfruit frozen cheesecake

    Excite your taste buds and indulge in this delicious peach and passionfruit frozen cheesecake. Perfect to enjoy on a summer night or at a family BBQ!

    Recipes Plus|

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    Labne cheesecake with ruby fruit salad

    Create a gorgeous centrepiece for a special-occasion dessert with our stunning labne cheesecake recipe. Modernly styled with a ruby-red topping of pomegranate and strawberries, this silky delight is worth every inch of effort.

    New Zealand Taste|

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    No-bake avocado, mint and lime cheesecake

    Avocado for dessert?! This avocado cheesecake recipe is here to make every avo lover's dream a reality. Gently flavoured with mint, lime and scattered with dark chocolate, this no-bake cake is a must-try for any avocado addict


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    Cherry chocolate cheesecake

    Taste the sweetness of summer with either fresh or frozen cherries, with this deliciously decadent chocolate cherry cheesecake. Follow these simple steps to create this flavour sensation!

    Food To Love|