Baked Tofu Cheesecake

Yummy Bakes | 4:32 PM |


Being a cheesecake and tofu fan, how could I possibly pass this?

This was baked on Saturday afternoon.  This is indeed a very healthy and light cheesecake.  Cheesecake lovers you need not worry about the calories - trust me.  I baked a second one today.







And the below photos are my second attempt today.  So you know how good this is?  So hurry, go and get your ingredients and warm up the oven.  Not only good and it very easy .....

This cake is so soft I was a little worried that I may not invert the cake well.


And the recipe is of course adapted from Anncoo


Ingredients:
(A)
250g tofu
250g cream cheese
5 egg yolks
120ml unsweetened soya milk
3 tbsp lemon juice
70g plain flour (sieved)

(B)
5 egg whites
130g castor sugar

Method:
Preheat oven to 170C.  Line a 9" cake tin and wrap with heavy duty aluinium foil to prevent water from seeping into the cheesecake during baking.
In a food processor, blend all (A) ingredients until smooth.  Pour mixture into a large bowl.
In a separate mixing bowl, beat egg whites and castor sugar until semi-firm peaks form to make a soft meringue.
Use a whisk to mix 1/3 soft meringue with mixture.
Gently fold in the rest with spatula.
Pour mixture into cake tin and steam bake for about 50 minutes and bake at the center rack of the oven.
Move the cheesecake to upper rack of the oven and switch temperature to grill for about 30 seconds to one minute to get a nice golden color on top.

Enjoy ...
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18 comments:

  1. 来了来了,我最喜欢吃CHEESE CAKE了^^

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  2. Good Job! The cheese cake looks very soft, can I have a slice from you?

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  3. i seldom bake cheesecakes, it's normally takes quite sometime for me to finish eating the whole cake, i need to bookmark this then!

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  4. Really that good ah..I would love to try also, looks like Japanese light cheese cake.

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  5. Wow, looks delicious! Can I have a slice, make it two slices please? :)

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  6. 鲸鱼蓝蓝蓝 - quick and buy ingredients.

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  7. Anncoo - no problem, you can have as many slices as you like.

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  8. lena - Oh.. this is very light, I almost finish the entire cake myself ....

    Min - trust me, its good.

    kitchen flavours - sure, not a problem. :)

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  9. I was thinking of making this last weekend because I was curious about the taste, but forgot to buy unsweetened soy milk! Your bakes have made me even more inspired to try this cheesecake:D

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  10. After seeing your and anncoo's, I feel like making one now. :)

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  11. Jeannie - dont hesitate to try it when you have time. :)

    Small Small Baker - go and buy ingredients.

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  12. Beautiful cheese! So light and must taste heavenly.

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  13. I am a fan of tofu too, and this is fantastic, I am following you!

    Ciao
    Alessandra

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  14. Ellie - thank you. Give this a try if you have time.

    Allessandra - thank you for stopping by.

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  15. look light and fluffy, no burden to eat this cheese cake.

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  16. Recipes which use tofu are always really interesting, because you don't even know it's in there! haha....This sounds really good- I love recipes which are so good you just have to make it again :D I love the spoon/fork in the first picture- it's so cute!

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  17. Sonia - exactly can indulge in this cake without feeling 'guilty'! :)

    Von - that's true. Quick and go buy ingredients and try it out. thanks.

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  18. This is certainly a guilt-free cheesecake. Although I've seen quite a few tofu cheesecake, I haven't try them before. Yours looks really good. Thanks for sharing.
    By the way, I have nominated your blog for the 2015 Versatile Blogger Award. Please click on my post at http://mintyskitchen.blogspot.com/2015/07/the-versatile-blogger-award.html to follow up on this.

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