Authentic Cheesecake Soufflé

Authentic Cheesecake Soufflé

A quick and proper cheesecake soufflé!!

Ingredients: 15 cm round pan

Cream cheese
200 g
Unsalted butter
30 g
★Egg yolk
40 g
★Granulated sugar
15 g
10 g
100 g
※Egg white
70 g
※Granulated sugar
40 g


1. Line the pan with parchment paper. Preheat the oven to 180℃.
2. Put the cream cheese and unsalted butter into a bowl, heat in the microwave (about 1.5 minutes at 600 W), and mix.
3. Put the ★ ingredients into a pot and mix together. Add boiled milk and heat until thickened (you could also melt in a double boiler).
4. Add the mixture from Step 2 into the mixture from Step 3 and mix.
5. In a separate bowl, make the meringue with the ※ ingredients.
6. Add 1/4 of the meringue to the mixture from Step 4 and mix together with a rubber spatula. Add the remaining meringue and mix thoroughly.
7. Pour into the pan and bake for about 10 minutes at 180℃. When the surface is just slightly browned, reduce the heat to 160℃ and bake in a water bath for about 20 minutes.
8. Turn off the heat, then let the cake rest in the oven for about 40 minutes while the oven cools down. Remove from the oven.
9. Once cooled, wrap the cake in the pan and chill in the refrigerator.

Story Behind this Recipe

I adapted a recipe I saw in a cookbook and simplified the steps.