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Pumpkin Cheesecake

1 pkg. (6oz) zwieback cookies, crushed
1/4 c. sugar
6 t. Melted Butter
Mix & press into bottom of 10" springform pan

3 8oz Pkgs cream cheese, softened
3/4 c. white sugar
3/4 brown sugar
5 eggs
1 16oz can pumpkin
1 3/4 tsp. pumpkin pie spice
1/4 c. heavy cream

Start from the cream cheese and beat all together w/an electric mixer (eggs one at a time), mixing well after each ingredient. Pour batter into cheese cake pan with crust and bake at 325 in a water bath for 1hr 35 min. Sprinkle w/streusel topping (6tsp melted butter, 1c brown sugar, 1c chopped walnuts) bake an additional 10 minutes. Cool on a wire rack before removing spring form pan.

Lafayette's Pastry Chef Rachel