Amaretto Almond Cheesecake 1999

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  1. Spray a 9 inch spring form pan with a cooking spray, the bottom and sides.
  2. Place cookie crumbs (including the vanilla filling) in a large bowl.
  3. (A total of 2 1/2 cups).
  4. Add the 1/8 tsp almond extract and the melted butter.
  5. Combine well until crumbly.
  6. Pack onto bottom and up the sides of prepared pan.
  7. Set aside.
  8. Preheat oven to 300 degrees F.
  9. In a mixer bowl place 24 ounces cream cheese and beat until thick and fluffly.
  10. Add in the can of Sweetened Condensed Milk and combine well.
  11. Add in the eggs one at a time, beating well to combine after each egg.
  12. Add the amaretto liquer and almond extract and vanilla extract.
  13. Beat well combined.
  14. Add by stirring in the toasted sliced crushed almond.
  15. Pour into prepared cookie lined spring form pan.
  16. If desired you can scatter a few toasted sliced almond over the top.
  17. Bake at 300 degrees oven for 60 minutes.
  18. Until the centre is set.
  19. Remove to a rack and cool at least two hours.
  20. Then refrigerate another 8 hours or overnite until serving.
  21. Note: this cheesecake bakes as you would any other one.
  22. bake by your favourite and tried and true method whether it be a water bath or dry heat-- works either way--.
  23. I always bake my cakes the same way (dry heat) and can tell when to remove them by the doneness around the edge and a slight jiggle still in centre--.

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