Skip Nav
Food Video
You'll Fall to Pieces Over This Bloomin' Pull-Apart Onion Bread
Cooking Basics
20+ Rudimentary Recipes Every 20-Something Should Know How to Make
Holiday Food
Homemade Flavored Salt Is Inexpensive, Elegant, and So Easy to Make

Tie-Dye Cheesecake Recipe

Tie-Dye Your Cheesecake For a Festive Easter Feast

We're giving creamy, tangy cheesecake a festive twist: a tie-dye swirl! Perfect for everything from baby showers (in pretty pastel colors) to game day (in team colors), it's a concept that's meant to be customized to your favorite color palette.

Tie-Dyed Cheesecake

Tie-Dyed Cheesecake

Notes

All ingredients should be at room temperature.

Tie-Dyed Cheesecake

Ingredients

  1. For the crust:
  2. 6 ounces graham cracker crumbs
  3. 1/3 cup granulated sugar
  4. Pinch kosher salt
  5. 7 tablespoons butter, browned
  1. For the filling:
  2. 3 8-ounce packages cream cheese
  3. 1 1/4 cups granulated sugar
  4. 1 1/4 teaspoons vanilla extract
  5. 1 vanilla bean
  6. 5 eggs
  7. Food coloring

Directions

  1. Make the crust: Preheat the oven to 350°F.
  2. Combine all dry ingredients in a medium mixing bowl, and mix well. Add butter, and combine.
  3. Pat mixture into 9-inch springform pan, pressing firmly into bottom and about 1/2 to 1 inch up the sides of the pan. Bake for 10 minutes. Remove pan from oven, and allow to cool completely.
  4. Make the filling: In a mixing bowl, beat the cream cheese, sugar, and vanilla bean until fluffy. Add vanilla extract and the eggs 1 at a time, and mix until smooth. Be careful not to overmix.
  5. Separate into 5 bowls, and tint with food coloring: green, blue, purple, pink, and orange.
  6. Pour into springform pan, and swirl with a toothpick or bamboo skewer.
  7. Bake for about 50 minutes, or until the cheesecake is just set in the middle.
Image Source: POPSUGAR Studios
Join The Conversation
Basic French Macaron Recipe
Makeup-Brush-Cleaning Tips
The Pioneer Woman's Kitchen
How to Properly Clean Your Smartphone
Easy Nacho Recipes
Road Trip Playlist
Latin Party Playlist

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Food
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds