Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust

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Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust For Afternoon Tea. Great Christmas For Afternoon Tea. Hello friends. So how are you today? Happy Christmas Eve. Also happy Eggnog Day!

Of course, I love a glass of eggnog and have treated myself to a bottle again this year. So today, to celebrate eggnog day, I have a beautiful looking and very tasty recipe to share with you.

Do You Fancy Making A Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, With A Ginger And Maple Crust? Because I know I do.

Anyone for a Christmas Cheesecake Recipe?

Cheesecakes are one of my favourite treats alone side brownies, how yummy!! Also, I could eat them every day if my husband would let me!!

Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust

How To Make Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust:

“Life’s too short to say no to cheesecake.”

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Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust.

Table Of Contents:

  • Firstly, Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust Ingredients.
  • Secondly, Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust Recipe.
  • Thirdly, Other Recipe Ideas.

Also a cheesecake would be perfect for any Christmas celebrations you have coming up. Indeed, I love cheesecakes too.

This cheesecake has a tasty gingerbread biscuit base combined together with maple syrup and butter, how yummy. Also eggnog and rum in the topping.

You can also add some berries or fruit on the very top of your choice.

You Might Also Need Some Of The Following Items For Making Cheesecake:

Do You Have:

Firstly, Mixing Bowls*. Various sizes for mixing different ingredients.

Measuring Cups And Spoons. For A precise measurement of ingredients and flavourings.

Food Processor*. For crushing biscuits for the crust of the cheesecake.

Rolling Pin. Or you might prefer to crush the cookies with a rolling pin.

Electric Mixer*. Stand mixer or hand mixer to blend the ingredients together smoothly.

Rubber Spatula. For scraping all the ingredients down the sides of bowls.

Parchment Paper*. To line the bottom of the cheesecake tin.

Cheesecake Tin Or A Springform Pan. Typically a 9-inch pan, to bake the cheesecake.

Small Cheesecake Tins With Removable Base*. If you are making small ones.

Cooling Rack. If you are making a cooked cheesecake.

Last But Not Least, A Cake Stand*. To present your cake at afternoon tea.

Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust:

A simple recipe for cheesecake. Cheesecake made of eggnog and with a ginger crust. Indulge in the warm, comforting embrace of the holiday season with this yummy Baked Eggnog Cheesecake.

This delightful dessert is a symphony of rich flavours, combining the classic charm of eggnog with the earthy sweetness of ginger and maple.

This velvety cheesecake filling is infused with the essence of traditional eggnog, boasting a creamy texture that melts in your mouth.

The gentle notes of nutmeg, eggnog, and a hint of white rum essence create a harmonious medley that’s both nostalgic and utterly satisfying.


You Will Need:

  • 135g gingerbread biscuits
  • 25g maple syrup
  • 60g melted butter
  • 300g cream cheese
  • 250g maple sugar
  • 35g plain flour
  • 220ml Eggnog
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 tsp nutmeg
  • 3 tbsp White Rum


How To Make:

  1. Firstly, pre heat oven to 180ºC.
  2. Combine Serves 8-10 crushed biscuits, maple syrup and butter in a bowl and then press into a 9-inch Spring Mould.
  3. Bake for 10-12 mins until golden. Leave to cool.
  4. Blend the cream cheese, maple sugar, eggnog, rum, nutmeg and eggs.
  5. Fold flour to finish.
  6. Pour mixture into the pre-baked crust and bake for 40-50 mins.
  7. Remove from oven, loosen cake rim, cool and remove cake ring.
  8. Refrigerate for at least two hours before serving.
  9. Last but not least, serve with seasonal fruits or a topping of your choice.

Top Tips:

Also for an alternative, all year round cheesecake base, lime and orange is perfect for summertime, or try rum and raisin for an autumnal flavour.

Add some fruit purée or maple ice cream to complement the cheesecake.

Maple Crust

Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust:

Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust. Easy Christmas cheesecake recipe. So what do you think about this Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust Recipe?

Updated Post. First Posted Here 11th December 2016. Recipe c/o We Love Maple.

Should you pre bake cheesecake crust? Yes, bake for 10-12 mins until golden. Leave to cool.

So what do you think, fancy making this Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust?

Also, what is your all-time favourite treat? This one sounds delicious, now I can not wait to make one myself. You can also find lots more Christmas Recipes, just hit the tags.

Thing’s To Add To Your Shopping List:

  • White Rum.
  • Gingerbread Biscuits.
  • Eggnog.
  • Nutmeg.
  • Maple Syrup.
Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust

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Elevate your tea time with these mouth-watering desserts! Also, which one would you choose? Because I would find it hard to just pick out one!!

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Baked Eggnog Cheesecake, Ginger And Maple Crust.

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  1. 4 December 2021 / 15:50

    Oh my goodness, this sounds divine! My husband said he wanted to make a cheesecake for Christmas dinner dessert this year. I think we found our cheesecake! Thank you for the recipe, Claire, I can’t wait to try it.

    • 5 December 2021 / 10:34

      Thanks Marie, hope you get to try it.

  2. Joanne
    24 December 2020 / 16:36

    We just made mini eggnog cheesecakes yesterday!

    • 27 December 2020 / 20:46

      Oh wow, I bet they tasted yummy.

  3. JoggerP
    24 December 2020 / 10:28

    Looks very nice

  4. 18 December 2016 / 12:31

    This looks amazing! Will have to give it a try as my hubby loves it. Thanks so much for linking up to #MMBC. Hope to see you tomorrow xx

  5. Jess
    16 December 2016 / 16:06

    Wow…this sounds so tasty!I would love for you to share this with my Facebook Group for recipes, crafts, tips, and tricks. Thanks for joining Cooking and Crafting with J & J!

  6. Gillena Cox
    14 December 2016 / 21:36

    YUM YUM!!!much love…

  7. Five Little Doves
    13 December 2016 / 12:38

    Oh wow, I LOVE cheesecake and this looks amazing! My husband would love me to dish this up, it's his favourite dessert! #MMBC

  8. kristin mccarthy
    12 December 2016 / 23:43

    Pinning this. Dont know if I can pull it off..but maybe a Christmas miracle will appear.

  9. Dean B
    12 December 2016 / 19:38

    Oh yes, please! I wish I was baking goddess like you. Everything just looks beautiful and delicious.

  10. Alina
    12 December 2016 / 16:47

    I love the look of this and really want to try it out! The photography is great too.

  11. 12 December 2016 / 15:48

    I am not usually a fan of cheesecake but this sounds and looks amazing!

  12. Mellissa Williams
    12 December 2016 / 14:49

    How yummy does this look, cheesecake is a favourite of mine, and the egg nog makes it super festive

  13. Molly
    12 December 2016 / 13:36

    Wow, that sounds AMAZINGMollyxxx

  14. Talya
    12 December 2016 / 12:22

    You had me at cheesecake but what an amazing sound festive creation!

  15. Evelina
    12 December 2016 / 12:04

    Oh my! Festive season perfection!

  16. Gayle - venturesinphotos
    12 December 2016 / 11:57

    Tasty I'm sure.

  17. Lisa
    12 December 2016 / 10:05

    That looks absolutely amazing, it's lucky you can't smell it over the internet, or my mouth would be watering.#MMBC x

  18. Tamar SB
    12 December 2016 / 09:54

    That looks so tasty! Thanks for linking up!

  19. Catherine
    12 December 2016 / 09:35

    My mouth is watering after reading this post. Your photos are absolutely stunning too!#MMBC

    • 13 December 2016 / 10:23

      Thanks for stopping by, it is a guest post, amazing isn't it.

  20. Jon
    12 December 2016 / 08:26

    Going to have to give this a go! It's look amazing and the perfect Christmas treat!

  21. Jenni
    12 December 2016 / 08:24

    I've never tried eggnog before but this looks divine!x

  22. Sarah Bell
    12 December 2016 / 01:29

    This look and sounds sooo delicious! My husband would LOVE it! Thanks for sharing. Sarah BellTrendy & Tidy

  23. Newcastle Family Life
    11 December 2016 / 20:24

    Oh this looks amazing! I have never actually tried Eggnog before xx

    • 12 December 2016 / 08:31

      Thanks for stopping by lovely, whoo I love Eggnog, we buy it every Christmas.

  24. Zena's Suitcase
    11 December 2016 / 19:08

    It looks and sounds absolutely amazing. I have to admit cheesecake is one of my favourite Christmas treats