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30 Christmas Cheesecake Recipes

Forget the pumpkin pie this year and treat your family to one of these stunning Christmas cheesecake recipes instead.

They’re creamy, sweet, and fantastically festive.

Sweet Christmas Cheesecake with Berries
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Of course, there are many reasons to love Christmas, from the chilly weather and cozy sweaters to the copious amounts of cookies!

But there’s nothing quite like finishing off a holiday feast with a dense, sweet, and ridiculously delicious cheesecake.

I may be a little cheesecake obsessed, but I know you’ll love these Christmas cheesecake recipes as much as I do.

1. Snickerdoodle Cheesecake with Cookie Whipped Cream

Are you ready for the recipe of your dreams?

I can’t think of a more perfect Christmas dessert than this snickerdoodle cheesecake.

It’s like two desserts in one, and it’s so festive looking!

The crust is soft and crumbly, but it doesn’t get mushy once you add the cheesecake, which is creamy with a hint of cinnamon spice.

Plus, it’s finished with a fantastic cookie whipped cream on top. Yum!

2. Peppermint Cheesecake

This peppermint cheesecake features an amazing blend of sweet and minty. And it’s a terrific way to use up all those candy canes from Christmas!

The peppermint flavor isn’t overpowering but instead adds a touch of holiday spirit to this classic dessert.

Top it with crushed candies and serve with hot cocoa for a comforting, wintery twist!

3. Red Velvet Cheesecake

When it comes to holiday desserts, nothing can beat this red velvet cheesecake!

The rich, luscious flavor of red velvet with the creaminess of the cheesecake is just divine.

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Plus, it pairs perfectly with the Oreo crust for a sweeter taste.

This dessert’s bright, red color will look stunning atop your holiday table.

4. Eggnog Cheesecake

Looking to spice things up at your next holiday party?

Why not turn your favorite creamy, boozy holiday drink into a fun cheesecake?

This recipe is a tried-and-true favorite in my house with the perfect combination of creamy with sweet spice.

The eggnog adds just a touch of holiday cheer without being too overpowering. So even if you’re not a fan, you’ll love it in this cheesecake!

5. Gingerbread Cheesecake

One of my favorite desserts to make for the holidays is gingerbread cheesecake.

This flavorful dish combines all the classic flavors of the season – gingerbread, vanilla, and cinnamon spice.

Indulge in this fantastic cheesecake’s warm, sweet offerings for a comforting Christmas treat.

6. Turtle Pumpkin Cheesecake

Nothing makes me happier than a crisp December day paired with a delicious treat.

And this recipe makes those chilly days even more festive!

The indulgent pairing of cheesecake and pumpkin puree is so comforting.

Plus, it’s topped with a layer of crunchy pecans and drizzled with chocolate and caramel sauce.

Every bite of this turtle pumpkin cheesecake is filled with holiday delight!

7. Cranberry White Chocolate Cheesecake

Nothing says Christmas like a beautifully crafted cheesecake. And this cranberry and white chocolate cheesecake is no exception.

It’s a creamy, delicious dessert with bright and beautiful flavors that are quintessentially Christmassy.

The tang of cranberries complements the sweet white chocolate making the cheesecake rich and light.

A single slice of this isn’t enough, though, so expect to go back for seconds.

8. Pumpkin Cheesecake

Do you love pumpkin pie? Do you love cheesecake?

Then get ready to fall in love with this heavenly dessert!

It’s creamy and sweet with just enough spice to make you feel the joy of Christmas.

Top it with whipped cream, then drizzle with caramel sauce for a decadent treat.

The best part about this recipe? It’s super easy, which means you can spend more time with your family! Talk about a win-win.

9. 6-Inch Cheesecake

Who says a small dessert can’t pack a big flavor?

This 6-inch cheesecake is made with a classic Graham Cracker crust and cream cheese filling.

It’s small enough to be a manageable treat but large enough for sharing.

Throw some cranberries into the batter or maybe a cinnamon swirl, and you’ve got the perfect Christmas cheesecake.

Another terrific option is to top it with whipped cream and Christmas cookies. I like mini gingerbread men!

10. Eagle Brand Cheesecake

Looking for a simple way to make your holiday spread feel special? You just found it!

This recipe will look pretty familiar: cream cheese, sugar, vanilla, and a Graham Cracker crust.

But the secret to this recipe is Eagle brand condensed milk that amps up the flavors, making it impossibly creamy.

11. Pecan Pie Cheesecake

This recipe for pecan pie cheesecake will make your family go wild.

It combines the classic flavors of everyone’s favorite sweet-and-nutty pies into one decadent dessert!

The caramel goodness of pecan pie paired with cheesecake’s sweet, tangy deliciousness is perfection.

It’s sweet, toasty, and so cozy that it will knock your socks off.

12. RumChata Cheesecake Pudding Shots

These boozy cheesecake pudding shots are perfect for your next Christmas party.

They’re crazy easy to make and loaded with creamy goodness.

I think you’ll really enjoy the sweet cheesecake with a kick of Rumchata. I know I do!

13. No-Bake Oreo Cheesecake

During the holidays, your oven gets quite the workout. So why not give it a break and make this tasty no-bake cheesecake?

It’s still a show-stopping dessert; it just needs a lot less effort on your part.

This Oreo cheesecake is packed with heavenly creaminess with delightful bits of crunch.

I suggest making two because this thing won’t last!

14. No Bake Tiramisu Cheesecake

Add a flair of Italian flavors to your holiday dessert with this tiramisu cheesecake recipe!

It’s creamy, dreamy, and looks like a million bucks. Besides, who doesn’t love tiramisu?

This cheesecake combines mascarpone and cream cheese giving it an exceptionally creamy texture.

Then the coffee flavor and light biscuit crunch will make your taste buds jump.

15. Philadelphia No-Bake Cheesecake

Six ingredients + ten minutes = one fantastic cheesecake.

I know it sounds too good to be true, but this Philadelphia cheesecake is a life-saver!

This silky, fruity dessert is a little slice of heaven that melts in your mouth.

It’s also completely customizable! You can add pie filling, caramel sauce, crumbled cookies, and more.

Plus, it tastes great without toppings if you want something more simple.

16. Creamy Italian Ricotta Cheesecake

What do you get when you mix creamy ricotta cheese with sweet, tangy berries? The best, most mouth-watering dessert ever.

This creamy Italian ricotta cheesecake is the perfect dessert for the holiday season.

It’s light, velvety, and so flavorful.

17. Oreo Cheesecake Bites

Spread holiday cheer with these fun Oreo cheesecake bites.

These little delights are ideal for holiday parties because they’re sweet, portable, and guaranteed to make everyone smile.

Plus, you don’t need to worry about the mess of cutting a whole cheesecake. This way, your guests can have as many as they like.

18. Caramel Apple Cheesecake

Bring the warm, comforting flavors of fall to the holidays with this caramel apple cheesecake.

It’s got a crumbly crust and tangy, sweet apple filling with warm caramel sauce. Delish!

The addition of nuts adds a pleasant crunch that balances the velvety cheesecake. It’s just what you need to help celebrate a white Christmas.

19. Cheesecake Factory Pumpkin Cheesecake

Do you love the Cheesecake Factory’s pumpkin cheesecake? This copycat recipe will bring the flavors you crave right to your kitchen!

The Graham Cracker crust is just right, not too thick, not too thin.

Meanwhile, the pumpkin filling is creamy, sweet, and delicately spiced with cinnamon, nutmeg, and allspice.

Its warm, velvety goodness tastes just as good as the original – maybe even better!

20. Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Cheesecake

Rich, decadent, and creamy, it doesn’t get much better than this chocolate-covered peanut butter cheesecake.

Featuring a crunchy chocolate cookie crust and creamy peanut butter filling, this baby is to die for.

It’s finished with sultry chocolate ganache and decorated with peanut butter cups.

The sweetness and saltiness are enough to make you swoon.

21. Eggnog Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust

This eggnog cheesecake is a holiday dessert staple! It combines the two classic Christmas treats into one flawless bite.

The luscious, creamy eggnog cheesecake is baked into a gingersnap crust. It’s then topped with whipped cream and sugared cranberries for extra festive fun.

This dessert is excellent for Christmas parties because it’s easy to transport.

Plus, it’s sure to impress your guests with its beautiful presentation and delicious taste.

22. Cherry Cheesecake

Celebrate the holidays with a slice of cherry goodness in a silky cheesecake.

It’s the classic combination of tart and sweet in a cheesecake that’s sure to impress.

The bright, plump cherries add wonderful color and whimsical charm to this dessert.

One bite will make all the hectic holiday stress melt away!

23. Pistachio Cheesecake

Try this fantastic pistachio cheesecake if you’re looking for a unique dessert for the holidays!

It has all the deliciousness of a regular cheesecake with the added surprise of pistachios.

I recommend pairing this delightful dessert with some hot chocolate to set the mood.

Cozy up by the fire, cuddle up with your furry friend, and enjoy the season!

24. Banana Cream Cheesecake

Celebrate the joyous season with a fresh twist on a holiday classic!

Banana cream cheesecake features tropical delight that’s totally holiday-appropriate.

It’s creamy, festive looking, and oh so good.

This refreshing, creamy dessert will make all of your holiday wishes come true.

25. Strawberry Cheesecake

Nothing beats the charm of a classic strawberry cheesecake in a Christmas celebration!

This recipe features a silky-smooth cheesecake that irresistibly cradles fresh, sweet strawberries.

The tart sweetness of strawberries cuts through the richness of cheesecake, and it’s all balanced by the crumbly crust.

26. S’mores Cheesecake

S’mores Cheesecake is just what you need to wrap up a holiday meal.

The Graham Cracker crust is topped with a rich cheesecake filling swirled with marshmallow fluff.

It’s finished with sinful chocolate ganache to complete the s’mores experience – minus the campfire, of course.

That said, if you want to go the extra mile, try adding some toasted marshmallows to the top.

27. No-Bake Lemon Cheesecake

Sick of the same old desserts during the holidays? Jazz up your Christmas spread with this bright, zesty lemon cheesecake.

This cheesecake brings a touch of light zing alongside the creamy, refreshing filling.

Best of all, it’s completely no-bake! So, there’s no need to worry about spending hours in the kitchen.

28. White Chocolate & Blueberry Cheesecake

Cheesecake has always been a holiday favorite. And this take on the classic is light and delightfully refreshing.

Packed full of flavor, it has a crumbly crust, a creamy white chocolate filling, and a sweet blueberry topping. 

Not only is it delicious and full of festive flavors, but it’s also a no-bake recipe. You can whip it up in just 20 minutes and then relax as it chills.

The fruity, juicy topping over the silky cheesecake begs you to dig in!

29. Hot Cocoa Cheesecake

This hot cocoa cheesecake is THE treat for Christmas. The chocolatey, creamy, smooth layers make for a perfect winter indulgence.

Whether you’re curled up by the fireplace or sitting on the couch watching Christmas movies, this chocolate cheesecake will set the mood.

What better way to rest from the Christmas rush than with a slice of this cheesecake?

Every bite will feel like a warm, comforting hug for your taste buds!

30. Strawberry Cheesecake Santas

These little Santas are packed with all the goodness: cream cheese, strawberries, and plenty of sweetness.

In this recipe, strawberries and cream cheese frosting team up to bring a burst of freshness.

The second you bite into them, you’ll get an explosion of flavors. And how freaking adorable do they look?

They’re great for kids who aren’t quite ready for a big slice of cheesecake. The tiny size makes them perfect for little hands and small appetites.

Of course, you might need to make extras for the adults!

30 Christmas Cheesecakes for the Holidays

Forget the pumpkin pie and treat your family to one of these incredible Christmas cheesecake recipes. They’re creamy, sweet, and fantastically festive.


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Kim - InsanelyGood
Hey there! I'm Kim. I love running, cooking, and curling up with a good book! I share recipes for people who LOVE good food, but want to keep things simple :)

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