Recipe // cheesecake with kruidnoten

You maybe know the famous Dutch kruidnoten. This are delicious little spiced cookies. These are popular for ‘Sinterklaas’. This is a special Holiday especially for the children. And I’m addicted to these little cookies! They are just to good! So of course I wanted to make a dessert with it! And this time it was a yummy cheesecake with of course the kruidnoten!

Recipe for 1 kruidnoot cheesecake

What do you need:

  • 200g kruidnoten
  • 200g cream cheese
  • 100g cottage cheese
  • 75g sugar
  • 75g dairy butter
  • 1 teaspoon mixed spice
  • 2 eggs

Some extra’s for decoration (optional):

  • some kruidnoten
  • almond schilfers
  • also caramel or chocolate is possible

How to make this cheesecake:

Preheat the oven at 180°C. After this you grind the kruidnoten. The best way to do this is with a food processor but of course it’s also possible with cutting it fine. Melt the butter and add this too the kruidnoot crumble. Add this in the cake form and push this flat with a spoon. Then you mix the cream cheese with the cottage cheese, sugar, mixed spice and the eggs. Mix this well. When this has a smooth structure you can put this over the kruidnoot crumble. Put this in the over for around 40min. After this you let the cheesecake cool down and enjoy it! Or you can also decorate it with kruidnoot crumble or caramel or…

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