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easy individual cheesecakes

Individual Miniature Cheesecakes

Mini cherry cheesecake bites are one of our family's tried and true dessert recipes! Made in cupcake liners on a vanilla wafer this classic recipe looks fancy and tastes impressive.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cheesecake bites, mini cheesecake
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 24 mini cheesecakes
Calories 151kcal
Author Jennifer @ Plowing Through Life


  • Muffin Pan
  • Silicone Spatula
  • Stand Mixer


  • 24 cupcake liners
  • 24 vanilla wafers
  • 16 ounces cream cheese softened
  • 2 eggs
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 can cherry pie filling


  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees Fahrenheit. Line cupcake pan with liners. Place a vanilla wafer in bottom of each liner. 
  • In a small bowl beat cream cheese, sugar, eggs, lemon juice, and vanilla until fluffy and light. 
  • Fill liners 3/4 full with cream cheese mixture. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes or until set. Let cool
  • Set mini cheesecakes out on a tray and display toppings of your choice around the mini cheesecakes. Makes 24 mini cheesecakes.  


Calories: 151kcal | Carbohydrates: 18g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 34mg | Sodium: 95mg | Potassium: 62mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 324IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 23mg | Iron: 1mg