Why do mini cheesecakes sink in the middle?
Why do mini cheesecakes sink in the middle? A cheesecake that cracks too deeply will sink in the middle because there will not be enough structure to support its weight. Cheesecakes that completely cave in after baking and cooling are generally not cooked long enough to set the middle firmly.
How do you know when mini cheesecakes are done?
How long do you bake mini cheesecakes? How do you know when a cheesecake is done?
- if the center looks wet return to the oven for up to 3 more minutes.
- if the center looks set but still jiggles, it is done.
- a cheesecake that is cooked perfectly will be creamy while one that is overcooked may be dry.
Can you freeze mini cheesecakes?
Freeze individual baked cheesecakes for up to 3 months. Thaw overnight in the refrigerator before serving. Bake for 10-11 minutes or until the cheesecakes appear set on top.
What is the difference between New York style cheesecake and regular cheesecake?
A New York Cheesecake is the larger, richer and more indulgent cousin of the traditional cheesecake. This cheesecake steps it up a notch with even more cream cheese and the addition of cream or a few extra egg yolks to create an ultra-rich, creamy and larger than life cheesecake.